What are cookies and why do we use them on the website?
A cookie is a file that is downloaded to the user’s device when he or she accesses certain websites to store and recover information about what has been browsed from that computer equipment.
Cookies allow this website, among other things, to store and retrieve information about the user's options and browsing habits. The cookies existing on the website are necessary for its functionality.
What type of cookies does the website use?
Depending on how long they are enabled, the cookies can be either session cookies or persistent cookies. In this case the website uses:
Persistent cookies: These are a type of cookies in which the data are stored in the terminal and can be accessed and processed during a period defined by the cookie owner, and can range from a few minutes to several years.
In addition, according to the company that manages the cookies can be classified into own or third-party cookies. On this website, we use our own cookies, which are those that are sent to the terminal equipment of the user from a computer or domain managed by the administrator and that provides the service requested by the user. We also use third-party cookies, which are those that are sent to the terminal equipment of the user from a computer or domain that is not managed by the administrator, but by another entity that processes the data obtained through the cookies.
In terms of purpose, analytical cookies are used on this website, which allow the person responsible for them to monitor and analyse user behaviour on the websites to which they are linked. The information collected through this type of cookies is used to measure the activity on the websites, applications or platforms and for profiling the users of the same websites, in order to introduce improvements based on the analysis of the data of use made by the users of the service.
For what purpose does the company use them?
Can the user manage their preferences or withdraw her/his consent? How?
PROVITAL, S.A.U., does not hold a user profile and, therefore, there are no user preferences. The user can delete the cookies at any time.
How to disable cookies in your browser?
Most browsers today allow the user to configure whether or not they want to accept cookies and which ones they wish to allow. These values are found in the "Options" or "Preferences" menu of your browser.
Here are the instructions to configure cookies for the main browsers:
Firefox: Tools > Options > Privacy: > History > Settings. For more information, you can check on Mozilla’s or your browser’s help facilities.
Internet Explorer: Tools > Internet Options > Privacy > Settings. For more information, you can consult Microsoft technical support or your browser's help facility.
Safari: Settings > Security. For more information, consult Apple support or your browser's help facility.