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Cookie Policy

Cookies disclosure

Disclosure pursuant to measure of The Italian Data Protection Authority n.229 of 8/5/2014.
This document provides detailed information on the use of cookies and similar technologies, on how they are used by and on how to manage them.

What cookies are

Cookies are small text strings that the sites visit the user send to his terminal (selected to the browser) where they are assigned to be then re-transmitted to the same sites during the same visit to the site (session cookies) or later , even after several days (persistent cookies). Cookies are stored, based on user preferences, by the individual browser on the specific device used (computer, tablet, smartphone). During the navigation on a site the user can also receive on his terminal cookies that are sent from different websites or web servers (so-called “parts parties”), on which certain elements may reside (such as, for example, Images, maps, sounds, specific links to pages of other domains) present on the site that he is visiting. Cookies, selected in users’ browsers in very large numbers and sometimes with features of long temporal persistence, are used for different purposes: computer authentication, session monitoring, updating of information on specific specifications concerning users access the server, etc.Later in this document we will refer to cookies and all similar technologies by simply using the term “cookies”.

Type of cookies

The measure of The Italian Data Protection Authority “Identification of the simplified procedures for the information and the acquisition of consent for the use of cookies – 8 May 2014 (G.U. n. 126 of 3 June 2014)” identifies two macro-categories of cookies: “technical” cookies and “profiling” cookies.

Technical Cookies

technical cookies are used only by “Performing the transmission of a communication over an electronic communication network, or as strictly necessary for the provider of a company service explicitly requested by the subscriber or user to provide this service” ( see Article 122, paragraph 1 of the Code).They are not used for ADDITIONAL purposes and are normally INSTALLATION directly by the website owner or manager.  They can be divided into navigation or session cookies, which guarantee the normal navigation and use of the website; cookie analysis, similar to technical cookies where the user is selected by the site manager to collect information, in aggregate form, on the number of users and how they visit the site; functionality cookie, which uses the entire user browsing a series of selected criteria in order to improve the service rendered to the same. For the installation of these cookies the acquisition of a prior consent of the users is not required, while the obligation to provide information pursuant to art. 13 of EU Regulation 679/2016, which the site manager, if using only such devices, may provide in the manner he deems most appropriate. uses technical or similar cookies:

– in the event that it shows the information banner required by the provision of the Data Protection Authority n. 229 of 8/5/2014 install a technical cookie on the visitor’s device, demonstrating that the “OK” button has been clicked and that the banner is not repeated. If this cookie is deleted the banner reappears on the first step on the site

The cookie is called cookie_notice_accepted and its duration is 30 days.

– installs, only on the device of its editors, a technical session cookie necessary to log in and administer the site.

The cookies are called: wordpress_test_cookie, wordpress_logged_in_xxx, wordpress_sec_xxx, wp-settings-1, wp-settings-time-1, their duration is limited to the working session and is canceled when the browser is closed. Its deactivation compromises the editor’s ability to use the services accessible by login. uses Google Analytics, a web traffic analysis service provided by Google, Inc. which installs its own cookies to collect and analyze information on the behavior of use of its site by visitors. These cookies are used to store non-personal information. For information on Google Analytics cookies: adopts the appropriate measures to reduce the identifying power of these cookies by anonymizing the visitor’s ip address according to the methods indicated by Google itself: IP Anonymization

Google Analytics protects the confidentiality of your data in various ways:
The terms of service of Google Analytics, which all Google Analytics customers must comply with, prohibit the sending of personal information to Google Analytics. Personal information includes all data that Google can use to identify an individual, including, but not limited to, names, e-mail addresses or billing information.
It is not permitted to provide Google Analytics data to third parties without the client’s consent, except in certain specific circumstances, such as when required by law.
Google security experts teams protect data from external threats. Internal access to data is strictly regulated and subject to checks and procedures for access by employees.

For more information, please refer to the link below:

The user can selectively disable the action of Google Analytics by installing on his browser the opt-out component provided by Google. To disable the Google Analytics action, please refer to the link below:

Profiling Cookies

Profiling cookies are aimed at creating user profiles and are used in order to send advertising messages in line with the preferences shown by the user in the context of web browsing. Due to the particular invasiveness that such devices may have in the private sphere of users, European and Italian legislation provides that the user must be adequately informed about their use and express their valid consent.
The art. Refers to them 122 of the Code where it provides that “the storage of information in the terminal equipment of a contractor or a user or access to information already stored is permitted only on condition that the contractor or user has given his consent after being been informed using the simplified procedures referred to in article 13, paragraph 3 “(article 122, paragraph 1 of the Code).

– does not use profiling cookies.

Third part Cookies

By visiting a website you may receive cookies both from the visited site (“owners”) and from websites managed by other organizations (“third parties”). An example is the “social plugins” of Facebook, Twitter, Google+, Instagram, Pinterest, LinkedIn, etc. These are parts of the visited page generated directly by the aforementioned sites and integrated into the page of the host site. The most common use of social plugins is aimed at sharing content on social networks.
The presence of these plugins involves the transmission of cookies to and from all sites managed by third parties. The management of the information collected by “third parties” is governed by the relevant information to which reference should be made. To ensure greater transparency and convenience, the web addresses of the various information and cookie management methods are given below.

– site does not use third-party cookies.

Duration of Cookies

Alcuni cookie (cookie di sessione) restano attivi solo fino alla chiusura del browser o all’esecuzione del comando di logout. Altri cookie “sopravvivono” alla chiusura del browser e sono disponibili anche in successive visite dell’utente. Questi cookie sono detti persistenti e la loro durata è fissata dal server al momento della loro creazione. In alcuni casi è fissata una scadenza, in altri casi la durata è illimitata.
Navigando sulle pagine del sito, si può interagire con siti gestiti da terze parti che possono creare o modificare cookie persistenti e di profilazione.

Management of Cookies by the Visitor

The user can decide whether to accept cookies using the settings on his or her browser.
The total or partial disabling of technical cookies does not compromise the use of the site’s features.
The setting can be defined specifically for different websites and web applications.
Below are the web resources that illustrate how to proceed for each of the main browsers:
Internet Explorer:

Navigation Data

Bianca Tognocchi maintains the log files of its web servers: these data are used exclusively for statistical purposes and for any security problems.