What is a cookie? A cookie is a small text file that your computer stores when a user visits a website. The text contains information that the site will be able to read when viewed at a later date. Some of these cookies are necessary for the proper functioning of the site, while others are useful to the visitor because they store certain data in a secure manner (such as user name or language settings). The advantage of having cookies installed on your computer is that you no longer need to fill in the same information every time you access a previously visited site.
Types and categories of cookies
- Session cookies: These are automatically deleted when you close your browser.
- Persistent cookies: Cookies that remain on the user’s device until they expire.
- Third-party cookies: Cookies installed by third parties (such as social networks). Among the many purposes, there is the integration of social plug-in functionality into our site. The cookies can be classified into further categories: technical, analytical, third party tracking, for the integration of third-party functions. Third-party cookies: Cookies installed by third parties (such as social networks). Among the many purposes, there is the integration of social plug-in functionality into our site. The cookies can be classified into further categories: technical, analytical, third party tracking, for the integration of third-party functions.
- Technical cookies: These cookies are necessary for the proper functioning of some areas of the site. Cookies of this type include both persistent and session cookies. Without these cookies, the site or some parts of it may not function properly: for this reason, they are always used, regardless of the user’s preferences. Cookies in this category are always sent from the Owner’s domain.
- Analytical cookies: These serve to collect information on the use of the site. The Owner uses this information for statistical analysis, to improve the site and simplify its use and to monitor its correct functioning. These cookies collect information in an anonymous form on the activity of users on the site and on how they arrived at the site and the pages they visited. The cookies in this category are sent by the site itself or by third party domains.
- Third party tracking cookies: These are used to collect information about how visitors use the website, the keywords they use to reach the site, the sites they visit and the traffic origins of visitors for marketing campaigns. The Owner may use this kind of information to compile reports and improve the site. Cookies collect information in an anonymous form and are sent from the site itself or from third party domains.
- Third party functionality cookies: These cookies are used to integrate third party functionality into the site (such as comment forms or social network icons to share site content). These cookies may be sent from the domains of partner sites or those offering the functionality on the site.
In order to allow the use of the site and the provision of the services connected to it, the site uses both persistent cookies (i.e. cookies that remain in the memory until they are manually deleted by the user or for which a long-term programmed removal is envisaged) and session cookies (which are not permanently stored on the visitor’s computer and disappear when the browser is closed).
These are cookies issued by the Facebook ‘like’ widget that allows the user to ‘like’ the page. They are used by Facebook to identify the Facebook user and manage the “Like” button; they also store the language settings.
When the user visits the website there are some cookies set that are not related to Collegio Villoresi these are referred to as third party cookies. When you visit a page that contains embedded content, for example from YouTube, cookies may be sent from these websites. We have no control over the setting of these cookies, so we advise you to check the third-party websites for more information about their cookies and how to manage them.
Some web pages include a Facebook social plugin to allow visitors to share the Collegio Villoresi website content with other users via the Facebook website (Facebook Privacy)
Some web pages include a Linkedin social plugin to allow visitors to share the Collegio Villoresi website and content with other users via the Linkedin website. (Linkedin Privacy)
It is used to provide detailed information on how to locate the facility with the functionality of Google Maps. (Google Privacy)
Some web pages include a FourSquare social plugin to allow visitors to share the Collegio Villoresi srl website content with other users via the FourSquare website. (FourSquare Privacy)
Some web pages include the Wikipedia link to allow visitors to share the Collegio Villoresi website content with other users via the Wikipedia website. (Wikipedia Privacy)
It is used to obtain statistical data on the viewing of content from external platforms Google Analytics. (Google Privacy)
It is used to embed videos, audio or other multimedia content uploaded on Youtube on the website. (Google Privacy)
You can change your browser to disable cookies using a very simple procedure. Please note: if you disable cookies, your username and password will no longer be stored in the login box on the website.
- Open Firefox
- Press the “Alt“ button on your keyboard • On the toolbar at the top of the browser, select “Tools“ and then ‘Options’
- Then select the “Privacy“ tab
- Go to “History settings:“ and then “Use custom settings“. Uncheck “Accept cookies from sites“ and save your preferences.
- Open Google Chrome
- Click on the “Tools“ icon. Select “Settings“ and then “Advanced Settings“
- Select “Content settings“ under “Privacy“
- In the “Cookies“ tab you can deselect cookies and save your preferences
- Open Safari
- Choose “Preferences“ in the toolbar, then select the “Security“ pane in the dialogue box below
- In the “Accept cookies“ section you can specify if and when Safari should save cookies from websites
- For more information click the Help button (marked with a question mark)
- For more information about the cookies that are stored on your computer, click on “Show cookies“.
- Open Internet Explorer
- Choose “Tools“ then “Options“
- Select the “Privacy“ tab and move the slider to the level of privacy you wish to set (upwards to block all cookies or downwards to allow all cookies)
- Then click OK
Apart from what has been specified for navigation data, the user is free to provide personal data contained in the request forms to the company in order to request information material or other communications. Failure to provide such data may result in the impossibility of obtaining the requested information. For the sake of exhaustiveness, it should be remembered that in some cases (not covered by the ordinary management of this site) the supervisory authority may request information according to Article 157 of Legislative Decree no. 196: June 2003, for the purpose of controlling the processing of personal data. In such cases, a reply is compulsory under penalty of administrative sanction.
Personal data are processed by automated tools for the time strictly necessary to achieve the purposes for which they were collected. Specific security measures are used to prevent data loss, illegal or incorrect use and unauthorised access.
Rights of the interested parties
The parties to whom the personal data refer have the right at any time to obtain confirmation of the existence or non-existence of such data and to be informed of their content and origin, verify their accuracy or request that they be integrated, updated or corrected (art. 7 of Legislative Decree 196: June 2003). In accordance with the same article, you have the right to request the cancellation, transformation into anonymous form or blocking of data processed in violation of the law, as well as to object in any case, for legitimate reasons, to their processing. To exert these rights, please contact the Data Processing Manager, who can be reached at the following addresses
- by registered mail to the address: via Monti e Tognetti, 10 20900 Monza (MB);
- by e-mail: email@example.com