The LSSICE applies to any kind of file or device that is downloaded to a user’s terminal equipment in order to store data that can be updated and retrieved by the entity responsible for its installation. A cookie is one of those files for general use that we will generically call cookies.
Cookies are small text files sent to a browser from a web server to record user activity on a website so that this information can be retrieved later while browsing the different pages that are connected to the server that installed them.
Cookies often store information of a technical nature, personal preferences, personalisation of content, usage statistics, social media links, access to user accounts, etc.
See below a classification of cookies based on some categories. However, bear in mind that the same cookie may be included in more than one category.
If the cookies are installed from a computer or domain managed by the publisher itself, but the information that is collected through these is managed by a third party, they cannot be considered our own cookies.
Depending on the set period of time they remain activated in the terminal equipment, we classify them as:
According to the purpose for which the data obtained through cookies is processed, we classify them as:
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The rejection of cookies may prevent access to personalized content and services.