Cookies are files that may be downloaded onto your device via websites. They are tools that play an essential role in delivering the many services of the information society. Among other things, they enable websites to store and retrieve information about the browsing habits of users and their devices and, depending upon the information obtained, they may be used to recognise users and improve the service offered.
Types of cookies
Depending on the entity that manages the domain from which the cookies are sent and processes the data obtained, two types of cookie can be differentiated: own cookies and third-party cookies.
There is also a second classification relating to the length of time they remain stored on the customer’s browser, which divide into session cookies and permanent cookies.
Finally there is another classification distinguishing between five types of cookie, according to the purpose for which the data are obtained: technical cookies, personalisation cookies, analytical cookies, advertising cookies and behavioural advertising cookies.
For more information in this regard you can consult the Guía sobre el uso de las cookies de la Agencia Española de Protección de Datos (in Spanish).
Cookies used on the VÍNTEGRIS website
The cookies that are being used on this portal as well as their classification and function are set out below:
The VÍNTEGRIS website uses Google Analytics, an analytical website service developed by Google, which enables website browsing to be measured and analysed. On your browser you will see five cookies belonging to this service – utma, utmb, utmc, utmt, utmz. In terms of the classification set out above, these are own, session and analytical cookies. You can find more information on this subject and block the use of these cookies by visiting page.
Website analysis enables information to be obtained regarding the number of users who access the site, the number of pages viewed, the frequency and repetition of visits, their duration, the browser used, the operator who supplies the service, the language, the device that is used and the city to which the IP address is assigned. This information enables this portal to offer a better and more suitable service.
Another of the cookies that is downloaded is a technical cookie named PHPSESSID. This cookie allows an identifier to be stored, unique to each session, via which it is possible to link the necessary data to enable the browsing that is underway.
Acceptance of the cookies policy
In response to this information it is possible to carry out the following actions:
- Accept cookies. This notice will not be displayed again upon accessing any other page of the portal during this session.
- Close. This notice is hidden on the present page.
- Modify your settings. You will be able to obtain more information about cookies, read the VÍNTEGRIS cookies policy and modify your browser’s settings.
- See Cookies policy
How to modify cookie settings
You can restrict, block or delete cookies of the VÍNTEGRIS or any other website using your browser. The operation is different for each browser, but the ‘Help’ function will tell you how it is done.
VÍNTEGRIS websites do not under any circumstances store cookies; they are solely used to implement Google Analytics and for the browsing session underway –PHPSESSID-. In this regard, we hereby inform you that Google Analytics is a website-analysis service supplied by Google Inc., a Delaware corporation whose head office is located at 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View (California), CA 94043, United States (“Google”).
By using this site you consent to the processing of your personal information (which is anonymous and only relates to the IP) on the part of Google solely in the manner and for the purposes set out above.