KERATOCONUS SOLUTIONS S.A. Cookies Policy
What is a cookie and what purpose they serve?
A “Cookie” is a small file that is stored on the user’s computer, tablet, smartphone or any other device with navigational information.
Tracking users cookies helps us improve our website by enabling us to monitor which pages are useful, which are not useful and which ones can be improved.
Cookies are essential for a correct functioning of the Internet, providing many advantages in the provision of interactive services, making it easier for navigation and usability of our website.
In no case cookies could harm your computer. On the contrary, having them active helps us identify and resolve errors.
What kinds of cookies we use?
According to the Managing entity:
- Own Cookies: are those that are sent to your computer from our own computers or domains from which we provide the service you request from us.
- Third Party Cookies: those that are sent to your computer from a computer or domain that is not managed by us, but by other collaborating institutions. Such as those used by social networks or external content like Google Maps.
Depending on the length of time they remain active:
- Session Cookies : temporary cookies that remain in the cookie file of your browser until you exit the website, therefore, they are not recorded on the hard drive of your computer. The information collected through these cookies is used to analyze traffic patterns on the website. Ultimately, this allows us to provide a better experience to improve the content and ease of use.
- Persistent Cookies: are stored on your hard disk and are read every time you make a return visit. A permanent site has a specified expiration date. The cookie will stop functioning after that date. The aim of these cookies is to facilitate the purchase and registration services.
According to their purpose:
- Technical Cookies: they are necessary for navigation and proper functioning of our website. They allow, for example, to control traffic and data communication, to access restricted sections, complete a purchase order, use security features, or store contents to deliver and share videos through social networks.
- Customization Cookies: are those that provide access to services with predetermined characteristics depending on a series of criteria, such as the language, type of browser through which the service can be accessed, etc.
- Analytic cookies: are those that allow us to quantify the number of users, in order to carry out measurements and statistical analysis of use of the services we provide. To achieve this purpose users navigation through our website is analyzed aiming to improve the products and services that we offer.
- Advertising Cookies: these cookies enable, in the most efficient way possible, the management of advertising spaces that could be included in our website.
- Behavioral advertising cookies: these cookies store information on users’ behavior obtained through continued observation. Thanks to them, we can find the internet browsing habits and related advertising to show your profile navigation.
Purpose of each of the cookies used:
Below are listed the cookies used in our website and their purpose.
List of cookies used on the domain www.kcsolutions.com:
|Name||Server from which the cookie is sent||Type||Expiration||Purpose||Own/Third parties||Responsible entity||Excluded/Not excluded (from information and consent obligation)||Description|
|__utma||kcsolutions.com||Permanent||2 years||Analytical||Third party||Google Analytics||Not excluded||Cookie which generates a unique ID for each user and registers the date, the first and last time the user visited the website.|
|__utmb||kcsolutions.com||Permanent||It expires 30 minutes after the last update||Analytical||Third party||Google Analytics||Not excluded||Cookie which registers the time of entering the website. It is automatically deleted when changing website or closing the browser. If a user remains for more than 30 minutes in the website and requests to open a page again it will be considered as a new user session. Utmb_cookies and _utmc work together to calculate the navigation time.|
|__utmc||kcsolutions.com||Session||After existing browser||Analytical||Google Analytics||Not excluded||Cookie which checks if the session should remain open or if a new one has to be created. It is automatically deleted when changing website or closing the browser. Utmb_cookies and _utmc work together to calculate the navigation time|
|__utmv||kcsolutions.com||Permanent||2 years after the last update||Analytical||Third party||Google Analytics||Not excluded||Cookie used to identify data such as age or sex of users, bases in the interoperability with the follow up code urchin.js|
|__utmz||kcsolutions.com||Permanent||6 months||Analytical||Third party||Google Analytics||Not excluded||Cookie which stores the country from which the user has accessed the site, how the user accessed the website (direct access, through another web, an email address, through a browser, through a display campaign or through Adwords). The cookie is updated after every visit to the web|
|wfvt_2148694770||kcsolutions.com||Permanent||After 30 minutes from creating it||Technical (geographical user data)||Own||KERATOCONUS SOLUTIONS S.A||Not excluded||Cookie which stores the geographical location where the user is and his/her time zone|
|PHPSESSID||kcsolutions.com||Session||After ending session||Technical (to keep users session opened)||Own||KERATOCONUS SOLUTIONS S.A||Excluded||Native PHP Cookie which is generated by default to store serialized data, by this we mean, session data on logged users, data which is lost when the user logs off.|
|FontSize||kcsolutions.com||Permanent||It expires a year after creation||Customization (default font size)||Own||KERATOCONUS SOLUTIONS S.A||Not excluded||Cookie which defines the default characters size in the website|
|_icl_visitor_lang||kcsolutions.com||Permanent||It expires a day after creation||Customization (visitor´s language)||Own||KERATOCONUS SOLUTIONS S.A.||Excluded||Cookie which indicates the users language when entering the website|
|_icl_current_language||kcsolutions.com||Permanent||It expires a day after creation||Customization (current web language)||Own||KERATOCONUS SOLUTIONS S.A.||Excluded||Cookie that stores the current language in which the site is located|
|guest_id||twitter.com||Permanent||2 years after creation||Cookies de análisis (identifica un usuario en Twitter)||Third party||Not excluded||Twitter cookie which is used through the Tweet bottom in the websiete to search contents from the site, and serves as a unique conection number to Twitter.|
|external_referer||twitter.com||Permanent||24 hours after creation||Analytical (identifies a user in Twitter)||Third party||Not excluded||This cookie is a number created ramdomly and is used to identify Twitter users preferences.|
|eu_cn||twitter.com||Permanent||A year after its creation||Analytical (identifies the session regions)||Third party||Not excluded||This cookie checks if the user is located in Europe at the time of clicking Twitter bottoms at the website|
|_twitter_sess||twitter.com||Session||After ending session||Analytical (identifies session preferences)||Third party||Not excluded||This cookie is a number created ramdomly and is used to identify Twitter users preferences. Its difference with external_referer is that it uses different type of cookies|
|tz_offset_sec||twitter.com||Session||After ending session||Analytical (identifies a time zone)||Third party||Not excluded||This cookie identifies the user time zone|
|reg_ext_ref||facebook.com||Session||After ending session||Analytical (indicates access to Facebook)||Third party||Not excluded||Cookie which is created the first time a user accesses facebook from the website|
|reg_fb_gate||facebook.com||Session||After ending session||Analytical (stores changes carried out in Facebook)||Third party||Not excluded||Cookie which stores the changes done in Facebook, like the language, user name or region|
|reg_fb_ref||facebook.com||Session||After ending session||Analytical (indicates the last access to Facebook)||Third party||Not excluded||Cookie which stores the last time the user accesses Facebook from the website|
|datr||facebook.com||Permanent||It expires 2 years after creation||Analytical (checks the browser used)||Third party||Not excluded||Cookie which identifies that browser used to connect to Facebook, regardless of the user that is connecting|
|OTZ||apis.google.com||Permanente||It expires one month after creation||Customization cookies (to add functionalities)||Third party||Not excluded||Cookie which enables adding extra functions to the web, maps, Youtube videos|
|oaapis||kcsolutions.api.oneall.com||Session||After ending session||Customization cookies (Type of user authentication)||Third party||OneAll||Not excluded||Cookie which is created when the user logs in the website|
|SNID||google.com||Permanente||It expires 6 months after creation||Analytical (it stores searches)||Third party||Not excluded||Cookie which identifies on a unique way the website and stores the searches carried out with success and website visited|
|NID||google.com||Permanent||It expires 6 months after creation||Analytical (it analyses traffic)||Third party||Not excluded||Cookie which identifies each computer to carry out Google Maps traffic analysis|
|GAPS||google.com||Permanent||It expires 2 years after creation||Customization cookies (it add functionalities)||Third party||Not excluded||Cookie which works together with OTZ to add Google+ functions to the website|
|OGPC||google.com||Permanent||It expires 1 month after creation||Analytical (it stores information for Google Maps)||Third party||Not excluded||Cookie which is used to inform on the position of the person accessing the website|
|PREF||google.com||Permanent||It expires 2 years after creation||Analytical (it stores user information)||Third party||Not excluded||Cookie which stores the preferences and options such as the most used language, number of search results and it there is a filter activated|
List of third party service providers in the domain of cookies www.kcsolutions.com:
|Provider name||Purpose of the cookie||Description||Read more|
|Google Analytics||Analytical||Session and permanent cookies “Analytics” from Google Inc: The “Analytics” cookies allow analysis of website metrics gathering User navigation such as duration of the visit to the Website, pages viewed, geographical location of the user, including metric||Read more Google Analytics|
|Analytical||The social plugin for Twitter is a tool that the user can use to share information with your contacts and / or friends at Twitter||Read more Twitter|
|Analytical||The Facebook social plugin is a tool that the user can use to share information with your contacts and / or friends on Facebook||Read more Facebook|
NOTE: This list will be updated as quickly as possible when there are any changes to the services offered in the website. However, occasionally, during this update, it may happen that the list will no longer include a cookie, but this will refer to cookies with identical purposes to the ones registered on this list.
How can you configure or disable your cookies?
You can allow, block or delete cookies installed on your computer by setting up the options in your Internet browser. If you do not allow the installation of cookies on your browser you may not be able to access some of the services, and your experience on our website may be less satisfactory.
The following links have at your disposal all the information for you to configure or disable your cookies on each browser :
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KERATOCONUS SOLUTIONS S.A. will never keep personal data on our users , except for the IP address according to the stated above, unless the users wishes to voluntarily register in order to make purchases of products and services we offer or receive information on promotions and content of interest.
By continuing navigating through our website you consent to the use made of these cookies, and the conditions contained in this Cookies Policy.