This Cookie Policy is an integral part of the General Terms and Conditions and the Privacy Policy. By accessing and browsing the site, or using the site’s services, you accept the General Terms and Conditions (and therefore the Privacy Policy and Cookie Policy). Please read them carefully.

Thank you for choosing to visit us. We want your experience on the site to be as good as possible, which is why we have written this Cookie Policy as transparently as possible.

What is a Cookie?

Cookies are files containing small amounts of information that are downloaded to the user’s device used when visiting a website. Their main purpose is to recognise the user each time he/she accesses the website and also allows us to improve the quality and usability of our website.

Cookies are essential for the functioning of the Internet; they cannot damage your computer/device and, if enabled in your browser settings, they help us to identify and resolve possible malfunctions of www.sicondoc.com.

Types of Cookies

There are different types of cookies. They all work in the same way, but have small differences:

a) Session Cookies. Session cookies last only for the duration of your visit and are deleted when you close your browser. Their main purpose is to identify the type of device, support the security of the website or its basic functionality. They do not contain personal information that would allow us to identify an individual. b) Persistent or Permanent Cookies: They are stored on the hard drive of the device and our website reads them every time you make a new visit to www.sicondoc.com; they have a specific expiry date, after which the cookie stops working. They allow us to identify your actions and preferences; analyse visits and help us to understand how users reach our site and improve our services. c) Functionality Cookies: These allow www.sicondoc.com to remember decisions made by the user, such as their login or identifier. The information these cookies collect is anonymised (i.e. it does not contain your name, address or other data). d) Third Party Cookies. Third-party cookies are cookies that are set by a website that is not the one you are visiting; for example, those used by social networks (such as Facebook) or by external content plugins (such as Google Maps). In addition, some advertising companies use this type of file to track your visits to each site on which they advertise. e) Analytical Cookies: These are cookies that are intended for periodic maintenance and to ensure the best performance and service to the user; collecting data on your activity.

Use of Cookies by www.sicondoc.com.

By accessing www.sicondoc.com, you expressly accept that we may use this type of cookies on your devices. If you disable cookies, your browsing on www.sicondoc.com may not be optimal and some of the utilities available may not work properly.

a) First-party cookies

In order to recognise you and provide you with a better service, our site uses our own cookies (small text files stored by your browser). The advantages of accepting our cookies translate into time savings. They can also be used to recognise you between successive visits and so adapt the content shown to you, to obtain information about the date and time of your last visit, to measure some traffic parameters within the site itself, and to estimate the number of visits made, so that we can target and adjust services and promotions more effectively.

No cookie allows your phone number, email address or any other means of contact to be contacted. No cookie can extract information from your hard drive or steal personal information.

b) Analytical cookies: Google Analytics cookies. The site uses the Google Analytics service, which is provided by Google, Inc., an entity whose head office is at 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View (California), CA 94043, United States (“Google”).

Google Analytics uses cookies to help us analyse how users use the website. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website (including your IP address) will be transmitted to and stored by Google on its servers in the United States. Google will use this information on our behalf for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity for website operators and providing other services relating to website activity and internet usage. Google may also transfer this information to third parties where required to do so by law, or where such third parties process the information on Google’s behalf. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google.

You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser, however, if you do this you may not be able to use the full functionality of this site. However, if you do so, you may not be able to use the full functionality of this site. By using this site you consent to the processing of data about you by Google in the manner and for the purposes set out above.

User settings to prevent Cookies.

In compliance with current legislation, we provide you with information that allows you to configure your browser/browsers to maintain your privacy and security in relation to cookies. Therefore, we provide you with information and links to the official support sites of the main browsers so that you can decide whether or not you wish to accept the use of cookies.

You can block cookies through your browser’s configuration tools or you can set your browser to warn you when a server wants to save a cookie:

a) If you use Microsoft Internet Explorer, under the menu option Tools > Internet Options > Privacy > Settings. To find out more visit http://windows.microsoft.com/es-es/windows-vista/block-or-allow-cookies and http://windows.microsoft.com/es-es/windows7/how-to-manage-cookies-in-internet-explorer-9. b) If you use Firefox, under the menu option Tools > Options > Privacy > Cookies. For more information visit http://support.mozilla.org/es/products/firefox/privacy-and-security c) If you use Chrome, under Options > Advanced > Privacy. For more information, visit http://support.google.com/chrome/bin/answer.py?hl=es&answer=95647 d) If you use Opera, in the Security and Privacy option, you can configure the browser. For more information visit http://www.opera.com/help/tutorials/security/cookies/