written in compliance with Legislative Decree 196/03 and with decision # 229 of the Italian
Data Protection Authority on cookies, dated 08 May 2014.
2. Definition of Cookies
Cookies are short strings of text (usually .txt or .xml formats) sent by a web server to the user's browser, stored by the latter on the navigation device and automatically re-sent to the server during the same visit to the site (session cookies) or at the next login (persistent cookies). Cookies allow to save information about visitors’ preferences in order to improve the site functionality and make the navigation easier, by automating procedures (e.g. Login, site language).
3. Type of cookies
Depending on their characteristics and use, cookies can be: Technical cookies (session and navigation cookies): these are used only to "carry out the transmission of a communication over an electronic communications network, or as strictly necessary for the provider of an information society service explicitly requested by the subscriber or by the User to provide such service". The aforementioned cookies do not collect any of the User's personal information, they are necessary for the proper functioning of the Website and functional to ensure normal navigation and usability. The deactivation of these cookies may affect your access to the Site content;
Analytics cookies: They are like the technical cookies when used directly by the site operator to collect information, in aggregate form, on the number of users and on how they visit the site in order to improve site performance;
Functionality cookies: They allow the User to navigate in function of a set of criteria selected to improve the service provided;
Flash cookies (or Local Shared Objects): They allow the owner to know the frequency with which the User opens an audio or video file and the time dedicated to listen / view the same file.
Third Party Cookies: These are related to external domains such as plugins from Facebook, Twitter, Google and LinkedIn. The presence of the aforementioned plugins involves the transmission of cookies to and from sites operated by third parties. The management of information acquired by third parties is governed by the relevant Policies;
Profiling Cookies: These are permanent cookies designed to create the User-related profiles in order to send advertising messages in line with the preferences expressed by the User during his/her Internet navigation.
4. Cookies on the site www.sodico.it
This site, besides using technical cookies, acts as a mere technical intermediary for third-party cookies: Facebok, Twitter, You Tube, Istagram and Google Analytics with anonymised IP. In particular, social plugins are simple links to third party sites which do not install profiling cookies. Therefore, the Owner does not have access to the data collected and processed independently by third parties.
Plese note that the Owner of the Site does not use profiling cookies.
Information on the use of third party cookies, on the purposes of the same and the procedures to be followed to disable them are provided directly by the third parties involved. We invite the user to directly access the website addresses of these subjects, which are given below:
Policy privacy : https://www.facebook.com/about/privacy/
Configuration: log in to your account, Privacy section.
Policy privacy: https://twitter.com/privacy?lang=it
|You tube||Policy: https://support.google.com/youtube/answer/32050?hl=it
Policy privacy: https://www.youtube.com/static?template=privacy_guidelines
Policy privacy: https://www.instagram.com/about/legal/privacy/
|Google Analytics||The cookies of Google Analytics (powered by Google Inc.) are used to collect anonymous information on and examine the behaviour of visitors during their use of the Site in order to improve its usability and the user experience. This site does not use, or lets third parties to use, the Google Analytics tool to track or collect personally identifiable information. In particular, the Owner is using suitable tools to reduce the identification power of cookies through the masking of significant portions of the IP and Google Analytics does not share your IP address data with customers. More information about Google Analytics cookies, as well as on how to selectively disable the action of Google Analytics, can be found at the following addresses::
On this link https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=it the browser add-on is also provided by Google to disable Google Analytics.
5. How to Disable and Delete Cookies
The user is given the option to disable / block cookies by following the instructions provided by the browser (typically found in the "Help", "Options" or "Change" menus), kn owing that failure to provide consent to/ disabling of technical cookies may affect your access to the Site content.
The definitive cancellation of a cookie or a category of cookies will have to be made directly by logging into the browser, knowing that the mere deactivation does not generate the deletion of cookies from same browser itself.
If you wish to delete, disable or restore the cookies on your computer, you can use the cookie configuration pages provided by any providers of third-parties’ content, or by the User's browser options.
These are the instructions on how to manage cookies in relation to the most popular browsers:
Safari - https://support.apple.com/kb/PH17191?viewlocale=en_US&locale=en_GB
Internet Explorer- http://windows.microsoft.com/en-US/internet-explorer/delete-manage-cookies#ie=ie-11
Firefox - https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/cookies-information-websites-store-on-your-computer
Chrome - https://support.google.com/chrome/answer/95647?hl=en&topic=14666&ctx=topic
Please also note that if you are using a mobile device, it will be necessary to refer to the device instruction manual to understand how to manage cookies.
For more information on cookies, including how to display those set on your device, and on the management and removal of the same, you may want to access the site www.allaboutcookies.org.
Updated on 10.12.2015
Updated on 2017-02-28T10:07:28+00:00, by .