What is a cookie?
A cookie is a small text file that is stored in your browser when you visit almost any web page. Its usefulness is that the web is able to remember your visit when you return to browse that page. Cookies usually store technical information, personal preferences, content personalization, usage statistics, links to social networks, etc. The purpose of the cookie is to adapt the content of the web to your profile and needs.
Who has access to the information about the cookies we install?
Only the website owner and webebre.net, the company that provides the site maintenance and analysis service to the owner, have access to cookies. Third parties, such as Google Analytics, that have stored cookies in your browser will also have access to them.
How to manage cookies?
Depending on your browser, you can access the settings to delete or disable cookies.
Here’s how to access a specific cookie from the Chrome browser. Note: these steps may vary depending on the browser version:
Go to Settings or Preferences through the File menu or by clicking the personalization icon that appears on the top right.
You will see different sections, click the option Show advanced options.
Go to Privacy, Content Settings.
Select All cookies and site data.
A list will appear with all the cookies ordered by domain. To make it easier for you to find the cookies of a certain domain, enter the address partially or completely in the Search for cookies field.
After performing this filter, one or more lines with the cookies of the requested web will appear on the screen. Now you just have to select it and press the X to proceed with its elimination.
To access the cookie settings of the Internet Explorer browser, follow these steps (they may vary depending on the browser version):
Go to Tools, Internet Options
Click on Privacy.
Move the slider to adjust the level of privacy you want.
To access the cookie settings of the Firefox browser, follow these steps (they may vary depending on the browser version):
Go to Options or Preferences depending on your operating system.
Click on Privacy.
Under History choose Use custom settings for history.
Now you will see the option Accept cookies, you can activate or deactivate it according to your preferences.
To access the cookie settings of the Safari browser for OSX follow these steps (they may vary depending on the browser version):
Go to Preferences, then Privacy.
In this place you will see the option Block cookies so that you can adjust the type of block you want to perform.
To access the browser’s cookie settings for Android devices, follow these steps (they may vary depending on the browser version):
Launch the browser and press the Menu key, then Settings.
Go to Security and Privacy, you will see the option Accept cookies to enable or disable the box.
To access the browser cookie settings for Windows Phone devices, follow these steps (they may vary depending on the browser version):
Open Internet Explorer, then More, then Settings
You can now enable or disable the Allow cookies box.