A cookie HTTP (more commonly referred to as Web cookies, tracking cookies or simply cookies) are lines of text used to perform automatic authentication, session tracking and storage of specific information about users accessing the server. In detail, are strings of small size text sent by a server to a web client (usually a browser) and then sent back by the client to the server (without change) each time the client logs on to the same portion of the same web domain . Cookies were designed to be a reliable mechanism for websites, so remember useful information (such as items in a shopping cart) or to record your browsing activities (including the special click buttons, login or record of which pages have been visited by the user).
A visit to a page on this web site can generate the following types of cookies:
On some pages of our site, other organizations, can set their own anonymous cookies. They do it to monitor the success of their application or to customize applications. Due to the operation of cookies, our website can not access these, or access to the organization of data that generate these cookies used on our site. For example, when you share an article using a button sharing on a social media (eg Facebook) on this web site, the social network that created the button will log the user who did this.
How can I not to accept cookies?
You can usually do more to accept browser cookies, or accept cookies only from a particular website. All modern browsers allow you to change the settings of cookies. You can usually find these settings in the “Options” or “Preferences” menu of your browser. To understand these settings, the following links may be helpful. Or you can use the “Help” option in the browser for more informazioni.Internet Explorer: http://support.microsoft.com/gp/cookies/en
Mozilla Firefox: http://support.mozilla.com/en-US/kb/Cookies
Google Chrome: http://www.google.com/support/chrome/bin/answer.py?hl=en&answer=95647