INFORMATION ON COOKIES
Cookies are small text files that are sent from the websites visited by the user – including this website (hereinafter the “Site”) – to the user’s terminal equipment( computer or mobile device ), where they are stored before being re-transmitted to the same websites on the user’s subsequent visits to the same websites. Cookies allow the website to remember actions or preferences of a particular user so that they should not be repeated if the user surfs again the same site.
Cookies are used for different purposes, such as computer authentication, monitoring browsing sessions, storing specific information on users that access a given server, etc.
Based on the purposes, the following two main categories of cookies exist:
- Technical Cookies are needed to navigate a website and to perform essential functions such as authentication, validation, management of a browsing session and prevent fraud and, without them, some operations on the website cannot be;
- Profiling Cookies are aimed at creating user profiles and to use them to send advertising messages in line with the preferences shown by the user during navigation.
When navigating a website, a user’s terminal equipment may happen to receive also cookies from websites or web servers other than the website that user is visiting (so-called “third party” cookies).
Cookies in the Site
Cookies on the Site are detailed in the following table:
|Cookie Technical Name||Cookie Type||Cookie Lifetime||Cookie Content Description||Purpose|
|PLL_LANGUAGE||1st party cookie||One year||Technical cookie||It keeps stored language user preferences|
|__utma||3rd party cookie||Persistent cookie||This cookie keeps track of the number of times a visitor has been to the site pertaining to the cookie||Anonymous web analytics|
|__utmb||3rd party cookie||Session cookie||Takes a timestamp of the exact moment in time when a visitor enters a site||Anonymous web analytics|
|__utmc||3rd party cookie||Persistent cookie||Takes a timestamp of the exact moment in time when a visitor leaves a site||Anonymous web analytics|
|__utmz||3rd party cookie||Persistent cookie||Keeps track of where the visitor came from, what search engine you used, what link you clicked on, what keyword you used, and where they were in the world when you accessed a website||Anonymous web analytics|
|__utmt||3rd party cookie||Persistent cookie||Used to throttle the request rate for the service – limiting the collection of data on high traffic sites||Anonymous web analytics|
In particular, the Site uses Google Analytics, which is an analysis tool from Google that helps website and app owners to understand how visitors interact with their contents. It is possible to use a set of cookies to gather information and generate usage statistics of a website without personal identification of individual visitors from Google.
For additional information about cookie of Analytics and privacy, please visit this site:
The Site, through its systems and procedures software, acquires information that in itself is not associated with an identified user but which, through processing and association with data held by third parties, could allow the user identification.
For example, the IP address or domain name of the terminals used by the user who connects to the Site are navigation data.
These navigation data is acquired by the system to obtain anonymous statistical information on the site, to check its operations, for safety reasons and in order to ascertain any responsibility in case of computer crimes. The data is temporarily stored and periodically removed.
Data Controller, Data Processors and Persons tasked with Processing
The identity of the Company as Data Controller of user data and operator of the Site is the following:
Kosmosoft Engineering S.r.l. – P. Iva: 02037680200, firstname.lastname@example.org.
User data can be brought to the attention of Data Processor’s employees and collaborators (such as, administrative, commercial, legal, accounting personnel, information systems administrators, etc.) who need to learn about them for the performance of their duties and who have been appointed data processor and person tasked with processing under the Personal Data Protection Code and that receive adequate instructions and operate under the direct authority of the Data Controller.
Processing arrangements, safety measures and place where data is processed. Communication and dissemination.
Data acquired by cookies is processed with automated means for no longer than is necessary to achieve the purposes for which it has been collected and specific security measures are implemented to prevent the data from being lost, used unlawfully and/or inappropriately, and accessed without authorization.
Data is not disclosed to third parties and shall not be released to the Data Controller.
Data collected by cookies is processed, for aspects not expressly covered by this section, as written in the “Privacy” section of this Site and, in each case, in accordance with Legislative Decree no. 196/2003 (Personal Data Protection Code).
User is entitled at any time to obtain confirmation of the existence of personal data concerning them and be informed of their contents and origin, verify their accuracy, or else request that such data be supplemented, updated or rectified (Article 7 of Legislative Decree no. 196/2003).
Moreover, Article 7 allows user to request erasure, anonymisation or blocking of any data that is processed in breach of the law as well as to object in all cases, on legitimate grounds, to processing of the data.
All requests should be emailed to email@example.com.
We reserve the right to update the above information and therefore invite you to visit from time to time this section of the Site.