The website uses log files to store the information automatically collected during users' visits. Such information is the following:
Internet Protocol (IP) address;
Name of the browser used and operating system of the device used to connect to the website;
Name of the Internet Service Provider (ISP);
Date and time of visit;
Referral page and page of exit;
Number of clicks.
For security purposes (anti spam filters, firewall, virus detection), some automatically registered data might be used , in compliance with the relevant laws in force, to block any attempt of damaging the website or other users, or any other harmful or criminal activity. Data is never used for identification and profiling of users but only to safeguard the website and its users (as of May 25, 2018 data can be processed according to the Holder’s interests in compliance with current regulations).
Data collected by the website while in function is exclusively used for the purposes indicated above and stored for the time necessary to carry out the activities indicated or, whenever the case, until it is requested to delete some accounts registered on the website. In any case data registered by the website will never and for no reason be provided to third-parties, except for the case of legitimate request by judicial authorities and only in those cases provided for by law.
By accessing the website and continuing the visit , the user accepts that the above-listed data regarding him/her will be processed for the above mentioned purposes of cybersecurity and prevention of illegal activities. At any time the user can request such data to be cancelled and /or exert the rights provided for by current regulations.
Session cookies are essential to recognize the connected users and useful to ensure that a requested functionality is provided to the right user, as well as for security reasons to prevent cyberattacks to the website. Session cookies do not contain personal data and expire when the web browser is closed. No consent is needed for such cookies.
The functionality cookies used by the website are strictly necessary for the use of the website itself, in particular they are related to a specific request of functionality by the user ( such as login). No consent is required.
Management of cookies: consent to their use
Disabling cookies does not block the use of the website.
Users/visitors can set their computer browser in such a way to accept/disable all cookies or to visualize a notice every time a cookie is proposed in order to decide whether to accept it or not.
By default most web browsers are set to automatically accept cookies.
The default configuration can always be modified and cookies disabled (that is definitively blocked) , setting the browser with the highest protection, but disabling cookies may compromise the use of some functionalities of the website.
It is always possible to disable or delete cookies from one’s device, using the relevant functions in the browser. Deleting cookies does not preclude access to the website but requires to fill out the login procedure at each visit.
There are also plugins for the most popular browsers allowing for:
- the management (visualization, disabling, blocking) of cookies
- the visualization of technologies used by the website
- the visualization and selective blocking of tracking mechanisms