Cookies are short pieces of text (letters and/or numbers) that enable the web server to store on the client (browser) information to be reused during the same visit to the website (session cookies) or later, even after many days (cookie persistent). Cookies are stored, according to user preferences, from a single browser on the specific device (computer, tablet, smartphone).
Similar technologies, such as web beacons, clear GIFs and all forms of local storage introduced by HTML5 can be used to collect information about user behavior and use of the services.
In the remainder of this document we will refer to cookies and all similar technologies by simply using the term "cookies".
Types of cookies
Strictly necessary cookies. These cookies are essential for the proper functioning of the websites and are used to manage the login and access to restricted functions. The duration of cookies is strictly limited to session (close your browser is deleted).
Analytics cookies and performance. Are cookies used to collect and analyze traffic and usage of the site anonymously. These cookies, although not personally identify you, allow, for example, to detect whether the same user returns to connect at different times. Also make it possible to monitor the system and improve its performance and usability. Disabling these cookies can be performed without any loss of functionality.
Third party cookies
When visiting a web site you may receive cookies from both the site visited ("owners"), both from websites operated by other organizations ("third parties"). A notable example is represented by the presence of "social plugins" for Facebook, Twitter, Google and LinkedIn. These are parts of the visited page generated directly from these sites and integrated into the host site page. The most common use of social plugin is designed to share content on social networks.
The presence of these plugins involves the transmission of cookies to and from all sites operated by third parties. The management of the information collected by "third parties" shall be governed by their own which please refer. To ensure greater transparency and convenience, please find below web addresses of the various policies and procedures for managing cookies.
Facebook privacy: https: www.facebook.com/help/cookies/
Facebook (configuration): log into your account. Privacy section.
Twitter information: https: support.twitter.com/articles/20170514
Twitter (configuration): https://twitter.com settings security
LinkedIn information: https: www.linkedin.com/legal/cookie-policy
LinkedIn (configuration): https: www.linkedin.com/settings/
Google + informative: http://www.google.it/intl/it/policies/technologies/cookies/
Google + (config): http://www.google.it/intl/it/policies/technologies/managing/
The postumia.it site also includes certain components provided by Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. ("Google"). Also in this case it's third party cookies collected and handled anonymously to monitor and improve the performance of your site visitor (performance cookies).
For more information, please refer to the link below:
The user can selectively disable Google Analytics action by installing on your browser opt-out component provided by Google. To disable the action by Google Analytics, please refer to the link below:
Some cookies (session cookies) remain active only until you close your browser or logout command. Other cookies "survive" when you close your browser and are also available on subsequent visits.
These cookies are called persistent and their duration is set by the server at the time of their creation. In some cases is there any deadline, in other cases the duration is unlimited.
This website, in connection with which the information is stored exclusively for technical purposes, does not use persistent cookies.
However, browsing the pages of the site postumia.it, you can interact with websites operated by third parties which may create or modify persistent cookies and profiling.
The user can decide whether or not to accept cookies using your browser settings.
Attention: the total or partial disablement of cookies can compromise using the features of the site reserved for registered users. In contrast, the usability of public content you can also disable cookies altogether.
Disabling cookies "third parties" in no way affects the navigability.
The setting can be specifically defined for the different websites and web applications. Also the best browsers allow you to define different settings for cookies "owners" and "third party".
For example, in Firefox, through the menu Tools-> options-> Privacy, you get access to a control panel where you can define whether or not to accept the different types of cookies and proceed to their removal.
Chrome: https: support.google.com/chrome/answer/95647? hl = en
Firefox: https: support.mozilla.org/en/kb/management% 20dei% 20cookie
Internet Explorer: http://windows.microsoft.com/it-it/windows7/how-to-manage-cookies-in-internet-explorer-9