A cookie is a file that is downloaded to your computer when accessing certain web pages. Cookies allow a web page, among other things, to store and retrieve information about the browsing habits of a user or their equipment and, depending on the information they contain and the way they use their equipment, they can be used to recognize to user. Cookies are essential for the operation of the internet, providing countless advantages in the provision of interactive services, facilitating the navigation and usability of our website.
The information we provide below will help you understand the different types of cookies:
Depending on the owner of the cookie, they can be classified as:
(a) Own cookies: Are those that are sent to the user’s computer or device from a computer or domain managed by the editor itself, and from which the web page requested by the user is provided.
(b) Third-party cookies: These are those that are sent to the user’s computer or device from a computer or domain that is not managed by the editor, but by another entity that processes the data obtained through cookies.
Depending on the duration of the cookie, they can be classified as:
(a) Session cookies: They collect data while the user browses the network in order to provide the requested service.
(b) Persistent cookies: They are a type of cookies in which the data is still stored on the computer or device and can be accessed and processed for a period of time defined by the person responsible for the cookie, time that can vary between a few minutes to several years.
Depending on the purpose of the cookie, they can be classified as:
(a) Analysis cookies: These are those that, treated either by the editor itself or by third parties, allow quantifying the number of users and thus perform the measurement and statistical analysis of the use made by users of the web. To do this, browsing on this website is analyzed in order to improve the offer of products or services.
(b) Advertising cookies: These are those that allow the management, in the most efficient way possible, of the advertising spaces that, where appropriate, the editor has included in a web page, application or platform from which the requested website is provided , based on criteria such as edited content or the frequency at which ads are displayed.
(c) Behavioral advertising cookies: These are those that allow the management, in the most efficient way possible, of the advertising spaces that, where appropriate, the editor has included in a web page, application or platform from which the web requested. In particular, these cookies store user behavior information, obtained through the continuous observation of their browsing habits, which allows developing a specific profile to show advertising based on it. It is also possible that when visiting any web page or when opening an email or message where an advertisement or promotion is published, a cookie is installed in the user’s browser that serves to subsequently show advertising related to searches performed and develop a control of the ads in relation, for example, to the number of their visualizations, the location in which they appear, the hours at which they are displayed, etc.
(d) Technical cookies: These are those that allow the user to navigate through a web page, platform or application and use the different options or services that exist in them, such as, for example, controlling traffic, identifying data or session, access sections or contents of restricted access, remember the elements that make up an order, make the purchase process of an order, make the request for registration or participation in an event, use security elements during navigation, store content for the dissemination of videos or sound, or sharing content through social networks.
(e) Personalization cookies: These are those that allow the user to access the website, platform or application, with some predefined general characteristics based on a series of criteria in the user’s terminal such as the language, the type of browser through which you access the web page, the regional configuration from where you access the web page, etc.
According to the provisions of article 22.2 of Law 34/2002, of July 11, on Services of the Information Society and Electronic Commerce (LSSI-CE), Medical Simulator, SL informs of the cookies used on www.pmis -simulator.com:
|TYPES OF COOKIES|
|Own cookies||Third party cookies||Session Cookies||Persistent cookies|
|Behavioral advertising cookies|
Google Analytics: Stores cookies to compile statistics on traffic and volume of visits to this website. By using this website you are consenting to the processing of information about you by Google. Therefore, the exercise of any right in this regard must be done by communicating directly with Google.
Google Analytics cookies are stored on servers located in the United States and undertakes not to share them with third parties, except in cases where it is necessary for the operation of the system or when the law requires it. According to Google, it does not save your IP address.
Google Inc. is a company attached to “Privacy Shiels” (privacy shield) that guarantees that all data transferred will be treated with a level of protection in accordance with European regulations. You can check detailed information in this regard through the following link: https://support.google.com/analytics/answer/6004245.
If you wish, you can use the Google Analytics Browser Disabling Supplement through which instructions the analytical cookies of this service can be rejected in all browsers. You can find more information about it in the following link: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout
Also, Medical Simulator, S.L. informs the user that he has the possibility to configure his browser so that he is informed of the reception of cookies, being able, if he so wishes, to prevent them from being installed on his hard drive.
Below we provide the links of various browsers, through which you can make such configuration:
- Firefox from here: http://support.mozilla.org/es/kb/habilitar-y-deshabilitar-cookies-que-lossitios-we
- Chrome from here: http://support.google.com/chrome/bin/answer.py?hl=en&answer=95647
- Explorer from here: http://windows.microsoft.com/es-es/internet-explorer/delete-managecookies#ie=ie-10
- Safari from here: https://support.apple.com/kb/ph17191?locale=es_ES
- Operate from here: http://help.opera.com/Windows/11.50/es-ES/cookies.html