AIS Scanology has developed this policy to inform you about cookies and their meaning, which cookies we use on this website and to help you manage them according to your interests.
A cookie is a small text file that a website stores in the user’s browser. Cookies facilitate the use and navigation of a web page and are essential for the functioning of the internet, providing countless advantages in the provision of interactive services.
Cookies are used, for example, to manage the user’s session (reducing the number of timonth they must enter their password) or to adapt the contents of a web page to their preferences. Cookies can be “session” cookies, which means they will be deleted once the user leaves the web page that generated them, or “persistent”; which are kept on the computer until a certain date.
Examples of cookies
Technical or internal cookies
These technical or internal cookies are essential for the operation of a website, such as those that allow authentication or those that keep your session when browsing the website.
The deactivation of these cookies prevents the correct operation of some functionalities of the website.
Analytical cookies capture statistics about the user’s activity on the website and the general activity of it. The information collected is anonymous and allows the optimization of the navigation of a web page and guarantees the best service for the user. The user can exclude their activity through exclusion systems facilitated by analytical tools.
Third-party cookies for the management of advertising spaces
These are cookies stored by third parties that manage the advertising spaces that users see when accessing this website. These cookies make it possible to measure the effectiveness of online campaigns, provide the user with information of their interest, and offer them advertising content of their preference. In accordance with their own policies, some advertising managers may use anonymous cookies to display advertisements of interest to you when you visit other web pages. However, users can manage the acceptance or rejection of these cookies through the configuration of their browser.
Guarantees and options on cookies
Through the configuration of their browser, the user has the possibility to accept or reject the installation of cookies, or to reject the installation of a certain type of cookie, such as advertising and third-party cookies. In addition, after each session, you can delete all or some of the stored cookies.
However, the user can activate:
– Private browsing: the browser stops saving browsing history, website passwords, cookies and other information from the pages you visit, or
– the do not track function: the browser asks the websites you visit not to track your browsing habits in order, for example, to show advertising of your interest to the sites you visit.
We recommend that you take a look at the settings / help section of your browser to find out about the different options on how to manage cookies. Keep in mind that blocking cookies may affect all or some of the functionalities of our website. It may even happen that by NOT ACCEPTING technical/internal cookies, you would not be able to access our website.
Cookies used on our website
|Cookie name||Type of cookie||Expiry time||Description|
|_ga||Analytical cookie (third party)||2 years since the last update||Google Analytics cookie that enables the unique visit control function. The first time a user enters the website through a browser, this cookie will be installed. When this user re-enters the website with the same browser, the cookie will consider that it is the same user. Only in the event that the user chooses another browser that another user will be considered.|
|_gid||Analytical cookie (third party)||24 hours since the last update||This cookie is associated with Google Analytics. It is used to distinguish users.|
|_gat||Analytical cookie (third party)||10 minutes since the creation or modification||This cookie is associated with Google Analytics. It is used to limit the request rate – the limitation of data collection on high traffic sites.|
|PHPSESSID||Technical Cookie (Internal)||At the end of the session||This cookie is used to save the user’s session data. It is essential for the operation of the website.|
|lang||Technical Cookie (Internal)||At the end of the session||Cookie used to maintain and remember the current language in which the user is browsing.|
|ac_cookies||Technical Cookie (Internal)||1 year since the last update||Technical and strictly necessary cookie that contains the value of whether you have accepted the installation of cookies.|
|__utmc||Cookie de Session (de terceros)||At the end of the session||The ga.js library is not used. This cookie is used to facilitate functionality with the urchin.js library. Historically, this cookie works with the __utmb cookie to know if the user is a new session or visit.|
|__utmli||Analytical cookie (third party)||30 seconds since the creation or modification||This cookie is used to be able to differentiate links that point to the same destination in the Analytics Page report.|
|__utmv||Analytical cookie (third party)||2 years since the creation or modification||It is used to save custom visitor level variable data. The cookie is updated every time you send the data to Google Analytics.|
|__utmt||Analytical cookie (third party)||10 minutes||Google Analytics. It is used to limit the percentage of requests.|
|wpml_referer_url||Technical Cookie (Internal)||1 day||It stores the last page visited. It allows you to change the language in the same section.|
|Technical Cookie (Internal)||At the end of the session||It allows knowing the language used by the user.|
|AdSense||Third-party cookies||Undetermined||Advertising statistics. Google AdSense.|
|AID||Third-party cookies||3 months desde la última actualización||Google advertising services cookie|
|GAPS||Third-party cookies||Session||Creating or signing in to a Google account stores cookies PREF, NID, HSID, APISID, SID, SSID, SAPISID, GAPS, LSID, BEAT, ULS, on your computer in order to stay connected to your Google account when visiting its services again. As long as you remain with this active session and use plugins on other websites like ours, Google will use these cookies to improve your user experience.|
|HSID||Third-party cookies||2 years||Creating or signing in to a Google account stores cookies PREF, NID, HSID, APISID, SID, SSID, SAPISID, GAPS, LSID, BEAT, ULS, on your computer in order to stay connected to your Google account when visiting its services again. As long as you remain with this active session and use plugins on other websites like ours, Google will use these cookies to improve your user experience.|
|APISID||Third-party cookies||2 years||Creating or signing in to a Google account stores cookies PREF, NID, HSID, APISID, SID, SSID, SAPISID, GAPS, LSID, BEAT, ULS, on your computer in order to stay connected to your Google account when visiting its services again. As long as you remain with this active session and use plugins on other websites like ours, Google will use these cookies to improve your user experience.|
|OTZ||Third-party cookies||1 month||Google cookies that save information about the user’s Google accounts.|
|PAIDCONTENT||Third-party cookies||2 years||They connect with Google Analytics and allow knowing how you have used this website (the data collected is anonymous).|
|SAPISID||Third-party cookies||2 years|
|SIDCC||Third-party cookies||4 months||They facilitate the customization in Google services.|
|SID||Third-party cookies||2 years|
|SSID||Third-party cookies||2 years|
Cookies from external content plugins and Cookies used by social networks:
On other websites that do not belong to AIS-Scanology B.V, third-party cookies are installed on all their visitors, even if they are not registered users on the corresponding platforms:
- AIS-Scanology B.V on Twitter. Their purposes are described on the Twitter Cookies Page: https://help.twitter.com/en/rules-and-policies/twitter-cookies
- AIS-Scanology B.V on Facebook. Their purposes are described on the Facebook Cookies Page: https://www.facebook.com/policies/cookies/
- AIS-Scanology B.V on LinkedIn. Their purposes are described on the LinkedIn Cookies Page: https://www.linkedin.com/legal/cookie-policy?trk=organization-guest_footer-cookie-policy
- AIS-Scanology B.V on YouTube. Their purposes are described on the YouTube Cookies Page: https://policies.google.com/privacy/key-terms?hl=en&gl=en#toc-terms-cookie
- AIS-Scanology B.V on Instagram. Their purposes are described on the Instagram Cookies Page: https://help.instagram.com/1896641480634370
We use this information to improve our page, detect new needs and assess the improvements to introduce in order to provide a better service to the users who visit us.
To allow, know, block or delete the cookies installed on your computer, you can do it by configuring the options of the browser installed on your computer.
For example, you can find information on how to do this if you use one of these browsers: