This information, pursuant to art. 13 of the GDPR – EU Regulation 2016/679 and of the art. 122 Legislative Decree 196/2003 (hereinafter, “Privacy Code”) describes the management methods of this website owned by CASTEL D’ARNO GUEST HOUSE DI VERA V.J. JIMENEZ VALVERDE with reference to the processing of personal data of users who consult it, also pursuant to the provisions of the Provision of the Privacy Guarantor of 10.6.2021 “Cookies and other tracking tools guidelines” (hereinafter, “Provision”).
The information is provided only for the site mentioned above and not for other websites or sections/pages/spaces owned by third parties that may be consulted by the user through special links present within the same.
1. COOKIES AND THEIR CLASSIFICATION
What are Cookies?
Cookies are small text files that are sent from the website visited by the user to the user’s device (usually to the browser), where they are stored so that the device can be recognized the next time it is visited. On each subsequent visit, in fact, the cookies are sent back from the user’s device to the site.
Each cookie generally contains: the name of the server from which the cookie was sent; the expiration date and a value, usually a unique number generated randomly by the computer. The website server that transfers the cookie uses this number to recognize you when you return to a site or navigate from page to page.
Cookies can be installed not only by the operator of the site visited by the user ( first-party cookies ), but also by a different site that installs cookies through the first site ( third-party cookies ) and is able to recognize them . This happens because on the site visited there may be elements (images, maps, sounds, links to web pages of other domains, etc.) that reside on servers other than that of the site visited.
Based on the purpose, cookies are divided into technical cookies and statistical/profiling cookies .
Technical cookies are those used for the sole purpose of ” carrying out the transmission of a communication over an electronic communications network, or as strictly necessary for the provider of an information society service explicitly requested by the subscriber or user to provide this service ” ( cf. art. 122, co. 1, of the Privacy Code). In particular, these cookies are usually used to allow efficient navigation between pages, memorize users’ preferences (language, country, etc.), carry out computer authentication, manage the shopping cart or allow online purchases, etc.. Some of these cookies (called essential or strictly necessary) enable functions without which it would not be possible to carry out some operations. Pursuant to the aforementioned art. 122, co. 1, of the Privacy Code, the use of technical cookies does not require users’ consent.
The so-called cookies are assimilated to technical cookies. analytics if used directly by the site manager to collect aggregate information on the number of users and how they visit the site. These cookies allow the owners and/or managers of websites to understand how users interact with the contents of the site for the purpose of optimizing it.
Profiling cookies , on the other hand, are used to track user navigation, analyze his behavior for marketing purposes and create profiles on his tastes, habits, choices, etc., in order to transmit targeted advertising messages in relation to the interests of the user. user himself and in line with the preferences expressed by them in online navigation. These cookies can be installed on the user’s terminal only if he has given his consent with the simplified methods indicated in the Provision.
Based on their duration, cookies are divided into persistent , which remain stored, until their expiry, on the user’s device, unless removed by the latter, and session , which are not stored permanently on the device of the user and disappear when the browser is closed.
What cookies are used by this site?
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In any case, it should be noted that users can manage their online behavioral advertising preferences (so-called “online behavioral advertising”) through the website www.youronlinechoices.com/it, , which lists the main behavioral advertising providers. Through this site, users can deactivate or activate all companies or alternatively adjust their preferences individually for each company.
How can cookies be deactivated/modified?
To modify the preferences already expressed on cookies, there is a special link on the site to the control panel present in the margin of the pages or in the footer (bottom part) of the site.
By default, almost all web browsers are set to automatically accept cookies. However, it is possible to change this default configuration through the browser settings. However, disabling/blocking cookies or deleting them could preclude optimal use of some areas of the site, prevent the use of some services and make navigation slower.
The configuration of cookie management depends on the browser used. Usually, the configuration of cookies is carried out from the “Preferences”, “Tools” or “Options” menu.
Below are the links to the guides for managing the cookies of the main browsers:
Internet Explorer: http://support.microsoft.com/kb/278835
Microsoft Edge: https://support.microsoft.com/it-it/microsoft-edge/eliminare-i-cookie-in-microsoft-edge-63947406-40ac-c3b8-57b9-2a946a29ae09
Safari [versione mobile]: http://support.apple.com/kb/HT1677