What is a cookie?
A cookie is a small data stored by your browser on your computer (or mobile device), at the request of the websites (and other Web servers with which they interact) you visit.
It stores information about users' identification and browsing history in a file.
Cookie classification is based on their characteristics and use, we can distinguish several categories:
Strictly necessary technical cookies. These cookies are essential for the proper functioning of Safilens site and are used to manage the login and access to reserved functions of it. The duration of cookies is strictly limited to the working session (once closed the browser, they are deleted).
Performance analysis cookies. Cookies are used to collect and analyze the traffic and use of Safilens site, anonymously. These cookies, even without identifying the user, allow, for example, to detect if the same user returns to connect at different times. They also allow you to monitor the system and improve its performance and usability. The deactivation of these cookies can be executed without any loss of functionality.
Profiling Cookies. These are persistent cookies used to identify (anonymously or not) user preferences and improve your experience of navigation.
Safilens websites do not use profiling cookies.
Cookies used on our Website
- collect information about your browsing actions,
- remember your login details on our website,
- manage your shopping cart.
When you access our website from one of our partners' sites, a special cookie may be used in order to collect statistical analysis from the partner site.
Third party cookies
Some cookies may be placed by external services used on our website for statistical and performance analysis.
A notable example is the presence of 'social plugins' for example, Facebook, Twitter, Google+ and LinkedIn. They are part of the site page visited directly and integrate them in the host site. The most common use of social plug-in is designed to share content on social networks.
The presence of these plug-in 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 the relevant information which please refer. To ensure greater transparency and convenience, below are shown the web addresses of different information and ways to manage cookies.
Facebook information: https://www.facebook.com/help/cookies/
Facebook (configuration): log-in to 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+ information: http://www.google.it/intl/it/policies/technologies/cookies/
Google+ (configuration): http://www.google.it/intl/it/policies/technologies/managing/
Google Analytics is a web traffic analysis service provided by Google Inc. This one is to be considered also a third-party cookies collected and managed anonymously to monitor and improve the performance of the host site (performance cookie).
For more information, please refer to the link below:
You can selectively disable the action of installing Google Analytics on your browser component of the opt-out provided by Google.
To disable the action of Google Analytics, please refer to the link below:
By using and browsing our website, you authorize the use of these cookies.
You can however choose to disable or delete the cookies at any time by setting your browser.
Instructions for cookies settings can usually be found in the browser 'Help' menu.
Please be aware that you may no longer be able to use all the functions and features of our website (and your Web browser in general) if cookies are disabled.
For example, in Internet Explorer, from the menu Tools-> Internet Options> Privacy, in the displayed settings window you can access a control panel where you move the slider up to block all cookies or to down in order to allow all. To confirm click OK.
Please note that all common internet browsers are continuously updated by SW manufacturers. To set their best configuration in cookie management, it is still preferable to refer to instructions provided by the the software companies.