What are cookies and what are they for?
Cookies are small information files that are stored on your computer, tablet, phone or other device with Internet access, through your browser. The information retained by the cookies is sent back to the website's server whenever the browser opens one of its pages.
Cookies help determine the usefulness, interest and uses of a website, allowing faster and more efficient navigation. They avoid the repeated introduction of the same information.
What type of cookies do we use on the portal?
There are two main types of cookies: session and permanent. Session cookies are temporary and only remain in the cookie file until the user leaves the website, so they are deleted when the browser closes. The information obtained serves to analyze traffic patterns, which facilitates the identification of problems. Permanent cookies are stored until the user deletes them manually or the expiration date expires. They are used whenever the user makes a new visit to the site for a more personalized service, adjusting navigation to their interests.
How to manage cookies?
All browsers allow the user to accept, refuse or delete cookies at any time, by configuring the appropriate settings in the respective browser program. You can configure cookies in the "options" or "preferences" menu of your browser.
It should be noted that when deactivating cookies, you lose the automatic completion of some data, such as login data. In addition, it can prevent some online services from working properly, affecting navigation on the site.