Cookie Policy

COOKIES
A cookie is a text that is placed on the hard drive of a computer only once authorization has been granted. If authorized, the text is downloaded to a small file.
Cookies act as security filters to allow access to a service and they allow Web applications to send information to individual users.
For technical reasons strictly related to computer security the portal uses session cookies (cookies that are automatically deleted by the user’s browser when it is closed) and saves the IP address of visitors who access this page. No personal data of users are acquired by the site in this regard. Cookies are not utilised for the transmission of personal information.

Cookies are used on the website http://www.samag.it/ exclusively to save, on request of the user and for a limited number of days (30), the user’s access identification (id) in order to allow safe and efficient navigation of the site.
No personal data are acquired by the site in this regard.
No cookies are utilised for the transmission of personal information and no user tracking systems are employed.
The cookies used on this site do not make use of other digital techniques that may potentially impact the privacy of user navigation and they do not permit the acquisition of users’ personal identification data.

NAVIGATION DATA AND STATISTICS COLLECTED BY THIRD PARTIES
In accordance with customary practice on the Internet, this site utilises statistical analysis tools supplied and managed by third parties and able to collect and track certain navigation data.
It should be noted that a large number of websites in Italy and in other countries make routine use of outsourced technology and solutions of this type, but very few mention this in their “Privacy Practices”. We have chosen to disclose this fact and provide information in the fairest and most transparent manner possible: we are anyway always at your disposal for any further information or clarifications you may require.
Since these data are gathered using different tools and by companies other than the site managing company, the data in question are not physically retained by Serenissima CIR SpA, which can use them only on a read-only basis and cannot edit or delete them independently. For these operations and for a more detailed explanation of the privacy practices applicable to such data, users should contact the relative data controller directly, i.e. the company that provides the statistical service utilized.
The third party services utilised on this site are the following:
– Google Analytics (supplied by: Google Inc. 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway – Mountain View CA 94043, USA)

INFORMATION ON GOOGLE ANALYTICS
This site uses Google Analytics, which is a web analysis service supplied by Google Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses cookies, i.e. text files that are placed on your computer to allow the website to analyse how users interact with the site. The information generated by the cookie concerning your use of the website (including your IP address) is transmitted to and stored on Google’s servers in the USA. Google uses this information to track and examine your use of the website, compile reports on website activities for site operators, and provide other services relative to website activities and Internet usage. Google may also transfer this information to third parties in cases where this is required by law or in cases where said third parties process the information on behalf of Google. Google will not link your IP address to any other information in its possession. You can disable the use of cookies by selecting the relevant setting in your browser, although this may prevent you from using all the functions of this website. By using this website you give your consent to the processing of your data by Google using the methods and for the purposes indicated above. Useful addresses for further information on the privacy policy of Google Analytics:
– http://www.google.com/analytics/it-IT/tos.html
– http://www.google.com/privacypolicy.html
Any requests related to the data utilised for this processing activity must be addressed to the Data Controller (Google Inc.).

The cookies are:

__utma

This is one of the four main cookies set by the Google Analytics service which enables website owners to track visitor behaviour and measure site performance. This cookie lasts for 2 years by default and distinguishes between users and sessions. It it used to calculate new and returning visitor statistics. The cookie is updated every time data is sent to Google Analytics. The lifespan of the cookie can be customised by website owners.
The main purpose of this cookie is: Performance

__utmb

This is one of the four main cookies set by the Google Analytics service which enables website owners to track visitor behaviour and measure site performance. This cookie determines new sessions and visits and expires after 30 minutes. The cookie is updated every time data is sent to Google Analytics. Any activity by a user within the 30 minute life span will count as a single visit, even if the user leaves and then returns to the site. A return after 30 minutes will count as a new visit, but a returning visitor.
The main purpose of this cookie is: Performance

__utmc

This is one of the four main cookies set by the Google Analytics service which enables website owners to track visitor behaviour and measure site performance. It is not used in most sites but is set to enable interoperability with the older version of Google Analytics code known as Urchin. In this older versions this was used in combination with the __utmb cookie to identify new sessions/visits for returning visitors. When used by Google Analytics this is always a Session cookie which is destroyed when the user closes their browser. Where it is seen as a Persistent cookie it is therefore likely to be a different technology setting the cookie.
The main purpose of this cookie is: Performance

__utmt

This cookie is set by Google Analytics. According to their documentation it is used to throttle the request rate for the service – limiting the collection of data on high traffic sites. It expires after 10 minutes.
The main purpose of this cookie is: Performance

__utmz

This is one of the four main cookies set by the Google Analytics service which enables website owners to track visitor behaviour measure of site performance. This cookie identifies the source of traffic to the site – so Google Analytics can tell site owners where visitors came from when arriving on the site. The cookie has a life span of 6 months and is updated every time data is sent to Google Analytics.
The main purpose of this cookie is: Performance