What are cookies?

Cookies are small text files sent from the site to the terminal of the person (usually the browser), where they are stored before being forwarded on to the next site visit by the same user. A cookie can not retrieve any other data from your hard drive, pass on computer viruses or capture email addresses. Each cookie is only for the web browser. Some of the functions of the cookie can be delegated to other technologies. In this document the term “cookie” you want to refer to both cookies, as such, is in all similar technologies.

Type cookies

Cookies can be first or third party, where “first part” means the cookie that report as the site domain, while “third party” means the cookies that are related to external domains.

The third-party cookies are necessarily installed by an external, always referred to as “third party”, do not run from the site. Such persons may possibly install first-party cookies, saving on the site domain their own cookies.

Another type of cookies are so-called “Flash Cookies” (Local Shared Objects), used in Adobe Flash Player to deliver some content, such as video clips or animations, so remember your settings and preferences. The Flash cookies are stored on the device, but are managed through a different interface than the one provided by the browser.

Cookie nature

With regard to the nature of cookies, there are different types:

Technical Cookie

Technical cookies are those used for the sole purpose of “carrying out the transmission of a communication over an electronic communications network, or as strictly necessary for the provider of a service of the company explicitly requested by the subscriber or by ‘user to provide the service “(cfr. art. 122, paragraph 1, of the Code).

They are not used for other purposes and are usually installed by the owner or operator of the website. They can be divided into:

  • Navigation cookies or session cookies, which guarantee the normal navigation and use of the website (allowing, for example, to make a purchase or authenticate for access to restricted areas); they are in fact necessary for the proper operation of the site;
  • Analytics cookies, similar to cookies where engineers used directly by the site operator to collect information, in aggregate, the number of users and how they visit the site in order to improve site performance;
  • Functionality cookies, which allow the user browsing function of a set of selected criteria (for example, the language, the products selected for purchase) in order to improve the service rendered to it.

    For the installation of these cookies do not required the prior consent of the users (more information in paragraph Manage Cookies below).

Profiling cookies

Profiling cookies are aimed at creating profiles user and are used in order to send advertising messages in line with the preferences shown by the same part of surfing the net.

The use of profiling cookies require your consent. According to the measure (more information in paragraph Manage Cookies below) the user can authorize or refuse consent to the installation of cookies through the options in “Manage Cookies”.

In the case of third-party cookies, the site does not have direct control of individual cookies and can not control them (can not install them directly or delete). You can manage these cookies through the browser settings (follow the instructions more below), or sites listed in the “Manage Cookies”.

You are therefore requested to check on the website of the third party indicated in the table below.


Cookies installed on this site

Here is the list of cookies (grouped logically in terms of functionality or supplier) on this website. The third-party cookies are connecting to the information of the privacy of its external supplier, where You can find a detailed description of each cookie and treatment made of it.

List of technical cookies on this site

Cookies System

This site uses cookies to provide you a better browsing experience; these cookies are essential for the proper use of the site. You can disable these cookies from your browser by following the directions in the section, but comprometterai your experience on the site and we can not respond to malfunction.


Facebook uses cookies to offer the user functionality of sharing and “like” on your wall. For more information, see the page



Twitter uses cookies to offer the user functionality of sharing on your wall. For more information, see hereandhere

Google +

Google+ uses cookies to offer the user functionality of sharing on your wall. For more information, see the page


Pinterest uses cookies to offer the user functionality of sharing on your wall. For more information, see the page

List of cookie profiling on this site

Google Analytics

Google Analytics uses mainly party cookies to generate reports on visitor interactions with websites. These cookies are used to store information that does not personally identify users. Browsers do not share first-party cookies across domains.

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Duration cookie

Cookies have terms dictated by the expiration date (or from a specific action such as closing the browser) set at installation.

Cookies can be:

  • temporary or session (session cookie): are used to store temporary information, allow you to connect the actions performed during a specific session and are removed from your computer when you close the browser
  • Permanent (persistent cookie): they are used to store information, such as name and password, so as to avoid the user having to type them again each time you visit a particular site . These are stored on your computer even after you close the browser.

Manage Cookies

In compliance with the directives of theCode regarding the protection of personal data (legislative decree of 30 June 2003, no. 196, the “Code”) and, in particular,Articles. 13, paragraph 3 and 122, paragraph 1and in reference to the issue ofFinding &agrave mode; simplified information and acquisition of consent for the use of cookies – May 8, 2014(Published in the Official Gazette no. 126 of June 3, 2014) can choose whether or not to give his consent to the storage of these cookies.

It will be held proper track of the User’s consent through a special cookie technical, considered by the Privacy tool “not particularly invasive”.

If you have given permission but you want to change the permissions of the cookie, you have to delete them via the browser, as shown below, because otherwise those yet installed will not be removed. In particular, please note that we have no way to control third-party cookies, so if You have previously given consent, You need to cancel cookies through the browser (section).

If you want to learn more, you can visit the following sites:

How to disable / delete cookies through browser


  1. Run the Chrome browser
  2. Click the menu present in the toolbar of the browser next to the entry window url navigation
  3. Select Settings
  4. Click Show Advanced Settings
  5. With the “Privacy” button click“Content Settings”
  6. With the “Cookie” button You can change the following cookie settings:
    • Allow saving data locally
    • Change the local data only until you close the browser
    • Do not allow sites to set cookies
    • To block third-party cookies and site data
    • Manage exceptions for some internet sites
    • Delete one or all cookies

For more information visit the page.

Mozilla Firefox

  1. Run the Mozilla Firefox Browser
  2. Click the menu present in the toolbar of the browser next to the entry window url navigation
  3. Select Options
  4. Select the panelPrivacy
  5. Click Show Advanced Settings
  6. In the “Privacy” button click“Content Settings”
  7. In the “Tracking” can change the following cookie settings:
    • Ask for sites not to make any tracking
    • Notify sites helpfulness to be traced
    • Do not express any preference on the tracking of personal information
  8. From the “History” is possible:
    • Enabling “Use custom settings” select to accept third party cookies (again, from the more visited sites or never) and keep them for a specified period (until they expire at the close of Firefox or ask every time )
    • Remove individual cookies stored.

For more information visit the dedicated page.

Internet Explorer

  1. Run the Internet Explorer Browser
  2. Click on the Tools and choose Internet Options
  3. Click the Privacy and in the Settings, change the slider depending on the desired action for cookies:
    • Block all cookies
    • Allow all cookies
    • Select the sites from which to obtain cookie: move the cursor in an intermediate position so as not to block or allow all cookies, press then click Sites, Web Site Address box to enter a website and then press to Block or Allow .

For more information visit the page.

Safari 6

  • Run the Safari Browser
  • Click Safari, select Preferences, and press Privacy
  • Under Block Cookie specify how Safari must accept cookies from websites.
  • In order to see which sites have stored cookies click Details
  • For more information visit the page.

    Safari iOS (mobile devices)

  • Run the iOS Safari Browser
  • It’s up to Settings and then Safari
  • It’s up to Block Cookies and choose from the various options: “Never”, “Third-party advertisers and” or “Always”
  • To delete all cookies stored by Safari, tap on Settings, then Safari and then click Delete Cookies and data
  • For more information visit the page.


    1. Run the Browser Opera
    2. Click the Preferences, then Advanced, and then click Cookies
    3. Select one of the following options:
      • Accept all cookies
      • Accept cookies only from the site I visit: the third-party cookies and those that are sent from a domain other than the one you are visiting are rejected
      • Never accept cookies: all cookies will never be saved.

    For more information visit the page.