Cookies are short text strings through which information is stored by a web server on a browser running on a client device. This information will be used again in the same session or in any future user sessions, even after a few days. Cookies on user preferences are also stored on the web browser of a specific device (a computer, tablet or smartphone).
Cookies are named in accordance with the party managing them, i.e. first or third-party cookies. First-party cookies sent by a website are cookies owned by the same website, whereas third-party cookies are cookies sent by third parties using the website.
Our first-party cookies are technical cookies strictly required for the correct operation of our website. These include, in particular:
- a cookie sent for a 12-month term to notify users that cookies are used in the website;
- a session cookie to report errors found in users’ actions within the website, this cookie is removed when the browser is closed;
Settings may be different for various webpages and web applications. The best browsers also support different settings for proprietary and third-party cookies.
Please check the relevant support page for further information on how to manage cookies in your browser.