Cookies are small text files that websites visited by users send to their terminals, where it is stored and then transmitted to the same sites on the next visit. The so called "third-party" cookies are set by a website other than the one that the user is visiting. This is because on each site may be present elements (images, maps, sound, specific links to web pages in other domains, etc.) that reside on different servers than the visited site.
Types of cookies
Cookies are used solely for the purpose of "making the transmission of a communication over an electronic communications network, or as strictly necessary for the provider of an information society service explicitly requested by the Subscriber or user to provide such service" (see article 122, paragraph 1, of the code). They are not used for other purposes and are normally installed by the owner or operator of the website. Can be divided into navigation or session cookie that guarantee normal browsing and using the website; cookie analytics, treated as technical cookies where used directly from the site operator to collect information, in the aggregate, the number of users and how they visit the same site; functionality cookies, which allow the user browsing according to selected criteria in order to improve the service to the same. For the installation of these cookies is not required the prior consent of the users, while it is understood the obligation to give the information pursuant to art. 13 of the code, that the site manager, should only use such devices may provide in the manner it deems most appropriate.
"Third party" cookies.
Visiting some websites you may receive cookies from sites run by other organizations ("third parties"). An example of this is the presence of "social plugins" for Facebook, Twitter, Google or LinkedIn, or embedded multimedia display systems (integrated) such as Youtube, Vimeo and Flickr, as well as plugins to the weather. These are parts that are generated directly from those sites and integrated into the host site web page visited. The presence of these plugins 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 their own which please refer. This site does not use third party cookies.
Some cookies (session cookies) remain active only until you close your browser or the execution of any command to logout. Other cookies "survive" when you close your browser and are also available on subsequent visits. These cookies are called persistent and their duration is set by the server at the time of their creation. In some cases is there any deadline, in other cases the duration is unlimited.
The user can decide whether or not to accept cookies using your browser settings.
Warning: disabling all or part of the technical cookies may compromise the optimal use of the site.
Disabling cookies "third parties" in no way affects the navigability.
The setting can be defined specifically for different sites & applications: