- WHAT IS A COOKIE?
A cookie is a small data file which asks permission to be placed on your computer’s hard drive (whether it is a computer, Smartphone or tablet). It allows us to store or recover certain information regarding multiple variables, as for example the number of times the site has been visited by the User, identifies the logged User, guarantees the User’s session while they navigate on the page, and ensures easy and safe transactions, etc.
As indicated above, cookies provide information on Users' browsing habits and may therefore affect their privacy, for this reason, we want to offer you the necessary information about the type of cookies used on our website, so that you have the full ability to take a decision in relation to their use and with regards to the protection of your privacy.
In this sense, we inform you that in order to be able to use all the services and functionalities of the web it is necessary to enable cookies in the Internet browser.
TYPE OF COOKIES
Below, we offer you information on the type of cookies used on the Cepsa Group websites and the purpose thereof:
Session cookies: These are a type of cookie designed and used to collect and store data while the user accesses a web page. As its name indicates, these cookies are stored in the terminal until the end of the user's browsing session.
Analytical cookies: These are a type of cookie designed and used for monitoring and analyzing user behavior. This type of cookie offers the page owner a measurement of activity on the website through aggregated or statistical information.
Social Network Cookies: These are cookies designed and used to offer the user the possibility of sharing or recommending contents of our website on social networks.
Advertising Cookies: These are cookies designed and used for the management, in the most efficient way possible, of advertising spaces that, if applicable, have been included in the website, application or platform from which the service is requested, based on criteria such as the content edited or the frequency at which the ads are displayed.
Behavioral advertising cookies: These are cookies designed and used for the management, in the most efficient way possible, of advertising spaces that, if applicable, have been included in the website, application or platform from which the service is requested. These cookies store information on the behavior of the Users obtained through the continuous observation of their browsing habits, which allows them to develop a specific profile to show related advertising.
The information that is collected through the cookies of a web page can be used by the owner of the website as well as by a third party that provides a service to the holder. To this end, the information on cookies used on Cepsa Group websites is treated by Cepsa Group Companies and by Cepsa Foundation and by third parties for mentioned purposes.
Taking into account the information provided through this Cookies Policy, below we offer you information on how you can manage the cookies used in Cepsa Group websites through the different options offered by the most common browsers (Explorer, Firefox, Chrome and Safari).
If the installation of all the cookies of the web page is prevented, some functionalities of the same, as well as some contents can be affected.
4.1. How to view cookies
All browsers offer the user the possibility to search and display the cookies installed by a particular website, obtain information regarding the duration of the same and the possibility of eliminating them, as indicated in the following section. Here is a series of informative links on this question from the most used browsers:
Google Chrome: https://support.google.com/chrome/answer/95647?hl=es
4.2. How to eliminate Cookies
To restrict or block cookies, you must modify the browser settings that you use on your computer, smartphone or tablet. In general, browsers offer the following configuration options regarding the installation of cookies:
The browser rejects all cookies and, therefore, does not install any cookie from any web page in your terminal.
Let the browser warn you before the installation of the cookie occurs so that you decide whether or not to accept the installation of the cookie.
The browser only rejects third-party cookies from websites you visit, but not those used by the website you are browsing.
The private mode browsing option whereby cookies are installed in the terminal, but are automatically deleted when you finish browsing the website:
Google Chrome: https://support.google.com/chrome/answer/95464?hl=es
UPDATES AND CHANGES IN THE COOKIES POLICY.
Cepsa may modify the Cookies Policy in whole or in part, publishing any changes in the same way that this policy appears or through any type of communication directed to users, according to legislative, regulatory or for the purpose of adapting said policy to the instructions of the Spanish Agency for Data Protection. Therefore, we advise you to periodically check their content.
Madrid (Spain), November 2017