What are cookies

Cookies are small text files sent from the website to the user's browser where they are stored before being re-transmitted to the site at the next visit by the same user. A cookie cannot retrieve any other data from the user's hard drive or transmit computer viruses or acquire e-mail addresses. Cookies are used to customize websites based on the preferences that the navigator has chosen and to select the contents that may be of interest.

Some cookies are necessary for the correct provision of the site or useful for its personalized use; in this case, their inhibition could compromise some features of the site. By default, almost all web browsers are set to automatically accept cookies. Visitors/users can still change the default configuration, as better illustrated in the following chapters.

Types of Cookies

Cookies can be first or third party, where "first party" means cookies that are managed directly by the site manager and are used to ensure technical operation, and to keep track of preferences expressed regarding the use of the site itself; while "third party" means cookies that are installed by external domains and cannot be technically managed by the website.

Nature of cookies

Regarding the nature there are different types of cookies.

Technical cookies

This type of cookie allows the website to function properly and as a feature they can be persistent or session: This category of cookies are used to collect information on the use of the site in relation to anonymous statistical analysis in order to improve the use of the Site and to make the content more interesting and relevant to the user's wishes. For example, to know the number of pages visited or how many users have viewed a particular section. The analysis of these cookies generates anonymous aggregate statistical data without any reference to the identity of the site surfers. They are also useful for evaluating any changes and improvements to be made to the site itself.

Profiling cookies

Profiling cookies are designed to create profiles that refer to the user and are used in order to send advertising messages in line with the preferences expressed by the user while surfing the net. These technologies can collect: eg. browsing data, IP addresses, usage data or unique identifiers. The consent of the interested party is required for the use of profiling cookies. The user can authorize or deny consent to the installation of cookies through the options provided in the following paragraphs.

The site cannot technically control this type of cookie, in fact it can neither install nor delete them. However, it is possible to manage them through the browser settings as reported in the "Cookie management" section. Alternatively, the user can easily manage them through the tools made available by third-party domains such as: privacy policy, cookie policy and opt-out.

Cookies installed on this site

The platform that hosts our website, Italiaonline, uses cookies. Below are the cookies used by Italiaonline on this site. This list may vary over time. For more information, read the Italiaonline Cookie Policy.

List of third-party cookies on our website

Cookie: _ga
Dominio: Libero/google Analitics
Days: 730
Notes: To count and monitor page views.

Cookie: _gid
Dominio: Libero/google Analitics
Days: 1
Notes: To number the visits.

Cookie: UID
Dominio: scorecardresearch.com
Days: 720
Notes: The information is used by Comscore, for market research and consumption trends.

Cookie: UIDR
Dominio: scorecardresearch.com
Days: 720
Notes: The information is used by Comscore, for market research and consumption trends.

Cookie: IMRID
Dominio: inwoldwide.com
Days: 390
Notes: Nielsen restricts access to and use of personal data collected and offers the option to request deletion or anonymization.

How to manage cookies or withdraw consent

There are various ways to manage preferences related to Tracking Tools, to give or withdraw consent, where necessary:

Third party domain

Italiaonline
Direction and coordination of Libero Acquisition S.r.l

Place of processing: Italy - Privacy - Cookie Policy

ComScore Analytics (ComScore, Inc.)
ComScore is an analytics service provided by ComScore, Inc.
Personal Data processed: Cookies and Usage Data.
Place of processing: United States.

Nielsen Measurement (The Nielsen Company)
Nielsen Measurement is an analytics service provided by The Nielsen Company.
Personal Data processed: Cookies and Usage Data.
Place of processing: United States.

Identify the settings relating to the Tracking Tools and browse without cookies

Users can, for example, find information on how to manage cookies in some of the most popular browsers at the following addresses: Users can also manage some Tracking Tools for mobile applications by deactivating them through the appropriate device settings, such as advertising settings for mobile devices or settings relating to tracking in general.

Initiatives of the advertising industry for the management of consents

It is also possible to use online tools such as information on YourOnlineChoices(EU), Network Advertising Initiative(USA) and Digital Advertising Alliance (USA), DAAC (Canada), DDAI (Japan) or other similar services. With these services it is possible to manage the tracking preferences of most advertising tools. Users are therefore advised to use these resources in addition to the information provided in this document..

The Digital Advertising Alliance also provides an application called AppChoices which helps Users control behavioral advertising on mobile applications.

You can find a more detailed guide on how to disable control, manage or delete cookies on your computer.

To disable analytical cookies and to prevent Google Analytics from collecting data on your navigation, you can download the browser add-on for deactivating Google Analytics

More information

Further information on our data processing is available in our Privacy policy and Italiaonline Cookie Policy.

Changes to this polycy cookie

Any changes that we may make this cookie policy will be published on this page.

Last updated 27/01/2021