1. What are the cookies
A cookie is a text file of small dimensions that is sent to the browser and saved on user’s terminal when the latter visits a website. Cookies can be used for different purposes (computer authentications, session monitoring, storage of information on specific settings regarding users that access the server, memorization of personal settings, etc.).
2. Types of cookies used by the Website
The Website uses the following technical cookies:
• navigation cookies: such cookies allow the Website to work correctly and allow the visualization of Website contents, and their deactivation may cause malfunctions to the Website. Such cookies are not stored in a persistent manner on User’s terminal and are deleted upon the closing of the browser;
• technical cookies necessary to keep trace of user’s supplied consent.
Moreover, the Website uses social platforms’ cookies (namely, LinkedIn, and Twitter), managed by the third parties involved. Such cookies are necessary to: (i) allow a social account to interact with our Website; (ii) allow the expression of an appreciation and the sharing of the latter with friends. Cookies of social platforms are not necessary for surfing.
Further information are shown below on social platforms used, on their privacy policies and how to deactivate them:
3. Cookies management with browser settings
Almost every Internet browser allows users to: (i) verify which cookies are present on the hard drive; (ii) block all cookies; or (iii) receive an alert every time a cookie is installed. In some cases, however, failure to install a cookie may result in the impossibility to use some part of the Website.