Cookie Policy

  1. Cookies usage.
  2. Cookie types, purpose and functionality.
  3. How to disable cookies in the most used browsers.
  4. What happens if cookies are disabled.
  5. Changes in the cookie policy.

https://www.viafirma.com/ web’s cookie usage

Viafirma’s web uses cookies. Cookies are files sent to the browser through a web server in order to register the User’s activity in a website or in a service from Viafirma. Cookies are used to quicken the access to determinate services and customise the offers that appear in the web according to the User’s usual choices and preferences using the services. 

Cookies are assigned to an anonymous user and computer and they do not collect personal data. The user can configure their browser to not allow the installation of cookies from Viafirma’s websites and still be able to access the services, although the user may feel a drop in speed and functioning quality or may be unable to use one of the website’s services.

www.viafirma.com web’s cookie types, purpose and functionality

Cookie classification depending on their duration:

  • “Session cookies” or “persistent cookies”: the first ones are deleted when the browser is closed, whereas the second ones remain in the computer.
  • “First party cookies” o “Third parties cookies”: depending on who they belong to: the same website domain or a third party.

Cookie classification depending on their purpose:

  • User input cookies or session cookies: used in session logins, shopping carts, etc.
  • Authentication cookies: they identify the user when they log in the system.
  • User centric security cookies: cookies aimed to increase the security of a service requested by the user, for example, managing security when logins into a registry system.
  • Multimedia Player session cookies (Flash Cookies): used to store technical details necessary to play video or audio (like image quality or network speed).
  • Load balancing session cookies: these cookies store only information about connection points (technical nature cookies).
  • UI customization cookies: normally used to customise the website’s appearance (language, etc).
  • Social plug-in content sharing cookies: social media usually have “plug-in modules” that website’s owners may integrate in their platforms so users can share contents with their contacts. These plug-ins may carry cookies installation on users’ computers.
  • Third party advertising: cookies used  for third parties’ marketing networking.
  • Analytics cookies: used to generate statistics about visitors fluxes, browsing patterns, etc.

For that matter, this website currently uses: 

Cookie’s name

First or third party

Purpose

Expiration date

Does it access to personal data

Cookie type

_icl_current_language

3rd wordpress

multilanguage wordpress plugin

Without expiration

no

Functioning

cookie_notice_accepted

3rd

wordpress

cookies approval wordpress plugin

Without expiration

NO

Functioning

rmp-rate

3rd

wordpress

contents valuation plugin

Without expiration

NO

Functioning

How to disable cookies in the main browsers?

You can block or disable cookies within the settings of your browser. You can choose to reject installing all cookies or just some of them.

The following are links to the setting indications to disable cookies in the main browsers:

Google Chrome
https://support.google.com/accounts/answer/61416?co=GENIE.Platform%3DDesktop&hl=en

Mozilla Firefox
https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/cookies-information-websites-store-on-your-computer

Apple Safari
https://support.apple.com/en-gb/guide/safari/manage-cookies-and-website-data-sfri11471/mac

Internet Explorer
https://support.microsoft.com/en-gb/help/17442/windows-internet-explorer-delete-manage-cookies

What happens when cookies are disabled

If you reject cookies, you still will be able to use our website, but some services or links may stop working, besides we will not be able to obtain valuable information from you in order to help you find contents according to your interests and help you accessing these contents easier and faster. 

Changes in cookie policy

Viafirma’s website can modify this cookie policy, for adding new cookies for new contents that may need them or in order to follow law or regulations demands which need these modifications. For this reason, we recommend the Users to visit the policy every time they pretend to browse through the website.