A cookie is any type of file or device that is downloaded to a user’s terminal in order to store data that can be updated and retrieved by the entity responsible for its installation. These files are sent to a browser through a web server to record user activities on a web.

There are different types of cookies depending on the period of time they remain activated, being able to be session or permanent; the former are designed to collect and store data while the User accesses a website and expire when the User closes the browser; in the latter, the data remains stored on the computer and can be accessed and processed for as long as the person responsible for the cookie decides.

This website uses both session and permanent cookies.

Also, according to its purpose, there are the following types of cookies:

Analytical Cookies

They allow their manager to monitor and analyze the behavior of the Users of the websites to which they are linked. The information obtained is used in the measurement of website activity in order to introduce improvements based on the analysis of the usage data made by Users. Aggregated data is treated with a strictly statistical purpose and allows improvements to the website and to know what content or design is most relevant to the user.

Personalization Cookies

They allow the User to access the service with some predefined general characteristics, such as language, browser type or regional settings.

Advertising Cookies

They allow efficient management of advertising spaces included in a website. Likewise, the so-called behavioral advertising stores information and behavior of the Users obtained through the observation of their browsing habits, in order to develop a specific profile to show advertising based on it.

Technical Cookies

They allow the User to navigate through a web page, platform or application and use the services made available therein.

Cookies for Navigation

These cookies are used to navigate the user during the session, remember the selections made, the pages of our website visited, etc.

Cookies for Navigation Analysis

These cookies obtain generic information about the user’s access to the website (not its content) to subsequently provide us with aggregate information of those accesses for statistical purposes.

The following are the cookies used by this website, as well as the purpose of each of them:

name Purpose
User selection Store the values selected for the session by the user such as the language

Disable Cookies

The User can allow, block or delete the cookies installed on his computer by configuring the browser options installed on his computer.

Internet Explorer: Tools -> Internet Options -> Privacy -> Settings.

For more information, you can consult Microsoft support.

Firefox: Tools -> Options -> Privacy -> History -> Custom Settings.

For more information, you can consult Mozilla support or browser Help.

Chrome: Settings -> Show advanced options -> Privacy -> Content settings.

For more information, you can consult Google support or browser Help.

Safari: Preferences -> Security.

For more information, you can consult Apple support or browser Help

If cookies are disabled, some features of the website will be disabled, for example, remain identified, receive information directed to your location or the viewing of some videos.

Updates

The HISPATEC website may modify this Cookies Policy based on legislative modifications or in order to adapt it to the instructions issued by the Spanish Data Protection Agencies, so it is recommended that Users consult it periodically.