“Cookies" are usually strings of text that websites visited directly by the User (so-called "publishers" or "first party") or different websites or web servers (so-called "third parties") place and store on a device available to the User (e.g., PC, smartphone, tablet etc.), and on the browser used (e.g., Microsoft Edge, Safari, Mozilla Firefox etc.).
The information encoded in cookies may include personal data, such as an IP address, username, unique identifier, or email address, but may also contain non-personal data, such as language settings or information about the type of device a person is using to browse the site.
Cookies can serve various purposes, including monitoring browsing sessions, storing information about specific configurations of users accessing the server, facilitating the use of online content, etc.
Cookies, and in general any other tracking tool, may have different properties and may be classified according to their duration (e.g., session or permanent cookies), or according to their origin (e.g., first-party or third-party cookies). However, for a correct classification and an easier understanding, we distinguish the following macro-categories of cookies based on the purpose:
Your consent will be collected from the Controller by a special banner that will appear immediately on the Website. The first time you access the website, you can express your preferences on cookies by inserting a flag in the appropriate check box inside the banner.
As a User, you can manage your cookie preferences directly in your browser. This will allow you, for example, to disable and delete cookies that have been previously installed or prevent the installation of third-party cookies. However, please note that disabling all cookies may affect the functionality of this Website.
If you wish to receive further information on how your browser stores cookies during your navigation and how you can disable them, please read the instructions on the relevant web page of the browser you are using.