Below we inform you about the operation for “free services” (statistical data).
If the navigator wishes to deny his consent to the use of analytics cookies, he must carry out the OPT-OUT procedure described later on this page or set his browser appropriately or, finally, disable all or individual cookies. cookies that you wish to avoid.
Cookies are small files sent by the sites visited to the browser used by the user during navigation, which automatically stores them and then sends them back to the server every time the same user returns to the same website.
In general, cookies can be of various types:
- Technical or Profiling, depending on the function for which they are used
- First-party or third-party, depending on who installs them
- Session or persistent, depending on duration
Technical cookies can be grouped into 3 types:
1. Navigation or session cookies, which guarantee normal navigation and use of the website.
2. Analytics cookies, assimilated to technical cookies when used directly by the site manager or anonymized by third parties as in the case of statistical access surveys.
Analytics cookies are used to obtain anonymous and aggregate statistics, useful for optimizing the Sites and the services offered. In any case, this is information that does not allow users to be personally identified.
3. Functionality cookies, which allow the user to navigate based on a series of selected criteria.
“ShinyStat™ Free” (statistical detector) and “free services” uses exclusively analytics cookies.
Anonymized analytics cookies installed on sites that use “free services” and “ShinyStat™ Free” statistical detector
The platform used does not store any personal data, but anonymizes all browsing sessions and analytics cookies, making it impossible to identify the navigator as the data is aggregated and anonymized in real time (within a few milliseconds) in the various reports made available. The aggregate data and other personal information (for example the complete IP address) are not stored in any way by the systems.
By using the interactive button to block cookies, the user will still receive a technical cookie to memorize their preference. By deleting all cookies from the browser, this technical cookie could also be removed and, therefore, the user may have to express again his choice to block these cookies using the interactive Opt-Out button reachable through the link indicated in this information .
How to disable Cookies via browser
To deactivate, remove or block cookies via browser you can use the browser settings itself, according to the instructions below:
- Open Firefox;
- Press the “Alt” button on your keyboard;
- In the toolbar located at the top, select “Tools”, then “Options”;
- Select the “Privacy” tab;
- From the drop-down menu next to “History Settings”, select “Use custom settings”;
- Deselect the “Accept cookies from sites” option and click “Ok” to save your preferences.
- Internet Explorer:
- Open Internet Explorer;
- Click on the “Tools” icon, then on “Internet Options”;
- Select the “Privacy” item and move the scroll cursor to the preferred privacy level (moving it up will block all cookies, moving down will accept all);
- Click on “Ok” to confirm the chosen settings.
- Google Chrome:
- Open Google Chrome;
- Click on the “Tools” icon;
- Select “Settings”, then click on “Show Advanced Settings”;
- Select “Content Settings” under “Privacy”;
- In the “Cookies” tab you can deselect cookies and save your preferences.
- Open Safari;
- Choose “Preferences” in the toolbar, then select the “Security” panel;
- In the “Accept cookies” section specify if and when you want Safari to save cookies from websites. For more information click on the question mark;
- For more information on the cookies stored on your computer, click on “Show cookies”.
Update dated 05/24/2018 with the inclusion of an additional module appropriate for adaptation to the new European Regulation on the Protection of Personal Data (2016/