INFORMATION ABOUT COOKIES
1. WHAT ARE COOKIES?
Cookies are small text files that are stored in the hard drive or memory of the computer that accesses or visits pages on certain websites, making it possible to know users’ preferences when they connect again. The cookies stored on the user’s hard drive cannot read the data contained therein, access personal information, or read the cookies created by other providers.
2. WHAT ARE THE DIFFERENT TYPES OF COOKIES?
A) BY MANAGING ENTITY:
First-party cookies: cookies generated by the page you are visiting.
Third-party cookies: cookies generated by external services or providers such as Facebook, Twitter, Google, etc.
B) BY AMOUNT OF TIME THEY REMAIN ACTIVE:
Session cookies: cookies designed to gather and store data while the user is using a website.
Persistent cookies: cookies that store data the data on the device. Said data may be accessed and processed over the course of a period set by the party controlling the cookie.
C) BY PURPOSE:
Technical cookies: the most basic cookies that allow, among other things, to know when a human or automated application is browsing the site, whether the user browsing the site is anonymous or a registered user, basic tasks for the functioning of any dynamic website.
Personalization cookies: cookies that allow the user to access the service with the general characteristics predefined on their device or defined by the user. For instance: language, type of browser they use to access the service, the design of selected content, the regional configuration from which the service is accessed, etc.
Analytics cookies: cookies that gather data on the kind of browsing, the sections used the most, products viewed, time of use, language, etc.
Advertising cookies: cookies that show ads based on browsing history, country, language, etc.
Behavioral advertising cookies: cookies that allow advertising space on the website or application providing the service to be managed as effectively as possible. These cookies store user behavioral data, allowing a specific profile to be created to show the user advertising based on said profile.
3. WHAT KINDS OF COOKIES DOES WWW.LORPEN.COM USE?
A) FUNCTIONAL COOKIES
PHPSESSID: allowing functioning. This is a techincal cookie lasting 30 minutes.
B) GOOGLE ANALYTICS
__ga: this cookie is used to distinguish users and measure how they interact with the pages of the website. This cookie is persistent and expires after two years.
__gat: this cookie is used to limit the number of requests. This cookie lasts 10 minutes.
4. HOW CAN I DEACTIVATE COOKIES?
The way you deactivate cookies depends on the browser(s) you use. All browsers allow you to change your cookie settings. Below you’ll find step-by-step instructions to change the cookie settings on the most commonly used browsers, although these steps may vary based on browser version:
Firefox: https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/block-websites-storing-cookies-site-data-firefox Follow these steps to change your cookie settings on Firefox (these steps may vary based on browser version):
Go to Settings or Preferences, depending on your operating system.
Under History, select Use custom settings for history.
Here you will see the option to Accept cookies. You can activate it or deactivate it as you prefer.
Internet Explorer: http://windows.microsoft.com/en-US/windows-vista/Block-or-allow-cookies
Go to Tools, Internet Options
Drag the slider to adjust the level of privacy you’d like.
Chrome: https://support.google.com/chrome/answer/95647?hl=en Follow these steps to change your cookie settings on Chrome (these steps may vary based on browser version):
Go to Settings or Preferences under the File menu or by clicking the gear icon at the top right.
You’ll see various sections. Click Show advanced options.
Go to Privacy, Content settings.
Click All cookies and other site data.
You’ll see a list of cookies organized by domain name. Introduce the URL in whole or in part in the Search cookies field to find the cookies from a specific domain.
Once you’ve input this filter, one or more lines of cookies from that website will appear. Now all you have to do is click on the cookie and then click the X to delete it.
Safari: https://support.apple.com/en-us/HT201265 Follow these steps to change your cookie settings on Safari for OSX (these steps may vary based on browser version):
Go to Settings and then Privacy.
Here you’ll see the option to Block cookies and you can customize it to your liking.
Follow these steps to change your cookie settings on Safari for iOS (these steps may vary based on browser version):
Go to Settings, then Safari.
Go to Privacy and Security. Here you’ll see the option to Block cookies and you can customize it to your liking.
Android: Link to Google privacy policies: https://policies.google.com/privacy?hl=en Link to Android help: https://support.google.com/android/?hl=en Follow these steps to change your cookie settings on Android devices (these steps may vary based on browser version):
Run the browser and click the Menu button. Click Settings.
Go to Security and Privacy. You’ll see the option to Accept cookies and can activate or deactivate them with a checkbox.
Windows Phone: http://www.windowsphone.com/en-US/how-to/wp7/web/changing-privacy-and-other-browser-settings Follow these steps to change your cookie settings on Windows Phone (these steps may vary based on browser version):
Open Internet Explorer. Click More. Click Settings
You can now activate or deactivate the Allow cookies checkbox.
5. WHAT ARE THE CONSEQUENCES OF DEACTIVATING COOKIES?
We also cannot obtain information about user browsing habits on our website, which will hinder our efforts to improve the information and content we post as well as how it is presented. This is the case for Google Analytics cookies.
6. COOKIES ON SOCIAL NETWORKS WHERE LORPEN HAS A PROFILE
7. CHANGES OR UPDATES TO OUR COOKIES POLICY
The structure and functionalities of this website may be changed to add new sections, services, or content. This may entail a modification to the use of the site and therefore its cookies. That’s why we recommend review the cookies policies posted every time they enter our website in case any changes have been made since their last visit.
8. LIST OF COOKIES
A) FUNCTIONAL COOKIES
These cookies allow the site to offer the best functionality and personalization. They may be established by us or by third parties whose services we have added to our pages. If you do not allow these cookies, some of our services will not function properly.
B) PERFORMANCE COOKIES
These cookies allow us to count visits and sources of traffic to measure and improve the performance of our website. They help us learn which pages are the most and least popular and see how many people visit the site. All of the information gathered by these cookies is aggregated and therefore anonymous. If you do not allow these cookies we will not know when you visited our website.
Cookie subgroup Cookies Cookies used Lifetime
www.lorpen.com ps_analytics 1st Party 30 days
Lorpen.com _gid, _ga, _gat, _ga_Y75GTKTM0D 1st Party 1 day, 730 days, 0 days, 730 days
C) TARGETING COOKIES
These cookies may be placed throughout the site by our advertising partners. These businesses may use them to create a profile of your interests and show you relevant advertisements on other sites. They do not store directly personal information, but are based on uniquely identifying your browser and the device you use to connect to the internet. If you do not allow these cookies, you will experience less targeted advertising.