What are cookies and what are they for?
Cookies are small text files that the websites you visit send to your browser, where they are stored and sent back to those websites on the next visit. While you browse on a website, you may also receive cookies from other websites or web servers on your browser (third-party cookies). This is because on each site there may be elements (images, maps, sounds, specific links to web pages of other domains, etc.) that are held on different servers from the one that hosts the page you requested.
Cookies are used for different purposes: Some are necessary to allow you to use the website and its functionality (so-called technical cookies). Others are used to obtain statistical information, in aggregate or non-aggregate form, on the number of users who access the website and how the site is used (so-called monitoring or analytics cookies ). Finally, others are used to track your consumer profile and display advertisements on the website that may be interesting to you, reflecting your tastes and your consumption habits (so-called profiling cookies).
To know more in detail these different categories of cookies, continue to read this statement. Find out how they work and what they are for, and freely choose whether to consent to their use or block it.
What types of cookies are there and which are used on the website?
Cookies installed through the webite are divided into the following types:
Required: The necessary cookies help to make a website usable by enabling basic functions such as page navigation and access to secure areas of the website. The website cannot function properly without these cookies.
laravel_session: This cookie is used internally by the website’s owners when uploading or renewing website content.
XSRF-TOKEN: Ensures visitor browsing -security by preventing cross-site request forgery. This cookie is essential for the security of the website and visitors.
Monitoring: Monitoring cookies help website owners understand how visitors interact with the websites by collecting and reporting information anonymously.
_ga: Registers a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data on how the visitor uses the website.
ga#: Used by Google Analytics to collect data on the number f times a user has visited the website as well as dates for the first and most recent visit.
Profiling: Profiling cookies are used to monitor visitors across websites. The intention is to display relevant and engaging ads for the individual user and thereby more valuable for publishers and third party advertisers.
lang: Remembers the user's selected language version of a website
lidc: Registers which server-cluster is serving the visitor. This is used in context with load balancing, in order to optimize user experience.
bcookie: Used by the social networking service, LinkedIn, for tracking the use of embedded services
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Management of cookies through the browser
It is possible to remove existing cookies and block the installation of new cookies also through the browser settings.
Below is the procedure to follow to manage cookies from the following browsers:
ATTENTION: disabling and / or deleting technical Cookies may cause inconvenience to your browsing on the website.