Cookies policy

This Policy is applicable to the users of “SUPERVISIÓN Y CONTROL, S.A.U”‘s website (hereinafter, “SYC”) https://www.sycitv.com including the mobile version of the Website owned and operated by SYC.

This Policy also contains information about cookies and other tracking technologies used in the Web pages, and Online Services offered by us (“Cookies”). “Online Services” refer to the Web pages and all the information and services provided to you relating to how web pages are used, including communication by email.

What are cookies?

We use the term “cookies” to refer to all the technologies that store and access the information contained in the device that you use to access the Online Services, such as your computer, tablet or smartphone. For example, we use http cookies which are small text files (usually composed of numbers and letters) that are downloaded when you access our Online Services and allow us to recognise your device. We also use technologies such as visitor counters (pixel tags) and software kits integrated in our applications.

We use Cookies to improve the online experience for our users, as well as to better understand how to use the Online Services. Cookies can tell us whether you have visited the Online Services previously, or if you are a new user.  

For additional information about Cookies, please access the following link which will redirect you to the portal of the Spanish Data Protection Agency, where you will be able to read the Guide on the use of Cookies, (Guía sobre el uso de las Cookies), available in Spanish.

What types of cookies are there?

Please review this section that provides an overview of the types of cookies that can be used in an online environment.

Depending on the cookie’s owner, this can be classified into:

  1. Own Cookies: These are those sent to the user’s computer or device from a computer or domain managed by the editor itself, and from which the web page requested by the user is provided.
  2. Third-party Cookies: These are those sent to the user’s computer or device from a computer or domain that is not managed by the editor, but by another entity that processes the data obtained through cookies.

Depending on the duration of the cookie, this can be classified into:

  1. Session Cookies: These are a type of cookies designed to collect and store data while the user accesses a web page.
  2. Persistent Cookies: These are a type of cookie where the data are still stored in the computer or device and can be accessed and processed over a period of time defined by the person in charge of the cookie; this time may vary from a few minutes to several years.

Depending on the purpose of the cookie, this can be classified into:

  1. Analysis Cookies: These are those that are processed by the editor itself or by third parties, which allow to quantify the number of users and thus perform the measurement and the statistical analysis of the use made by the web users. They analyse your browsing on this website with the aim of improving the supply of products or services.
  2. Advertising Cookies: These are those that allow the management, in the most efficient way possible, of the advertising space that, where applicable, the editor has included in a website, application or platform from which the requested website is provided, based on criteria such as the edited content or the frequency the ads are displayed.
  3. Behavioural Advertising Cookies: These are those that allow the management, in the most efficient way possible, of the advertising space that, where applicable, the editor has included in a website, application or platform from which the requested web is provided. In particular, these cookies store information on the behaviour of the users, obtained by continuously observing their browsing habits, which allows a specific profile to be developed to display ads on the basis of this. It is also possible that when you visit a web page or when you open any email or message where an ad or a promotion is published, a cookie is installed in the user’s browser; this cookie will serve to show you later ads related to searches made and to develop a control of ads in relation to, for example, the number of their views, the location in which they appear, the hours when they are displayed, etc.
  4. Technical Cookies: These are those that allow the user to browse through a website, platform or application and to use different options or services that exist on them such as, for example, to control traffic, identify data or the session, access sections or  content with restricted access, remember the elements that make up an order, carry out the buying process of an order, apply  to register or participate in an event, use security elements during browsing, store content  to broadcast  videos or sound, or share content via social networks.
  5. Personalisation Cookies: These are those that allow the user to access the website, platform or application, with some general characteristics that are pre-set according to a set of criteria in the user terminal,  as would be for example  language, type of browser through which  the website is accessed, the regional configuration  from which  the website is accessed, etc.

What cookies we use and why do we use them?

The following content shows the different categories of Cookies used by on-line services, in addition to the reason why we use them.

Technique (Security and access control)

PHPPSESSID

Source: sycitv.com
Duration: Session length.
What do these cookies do?: This cookie is used by the PHP language to allow session variables to be stored on the web server. This cookie is essential for the delivery of forms on this website.
How can you control cookies?: These cookies can be controlled and deleted through your browser settings; however, if you choose to do so, the full functionality of Online Services may not be able to be used.

Performance and Functionality Cookies

PUM*

Source: sycitv.com
Duration: 1 hour.
What do these cookies do?: Necessary in order not to repeat a temporary notice in the same browser of the user.
How can you control cookies?: These cookies can be controlled and deleted through your browser settings.

catAccCookies

Source: sycitv.com
Duration: 24 hours.
What do these cookies do?: Necessary in order not to repeat a privacy notice in the same browser of the user.
How can you control cookies?: These cookies can be controlled and deleted through your browser settings.

eform-submission

Source: sycitv.com
Duration: 1 year.
What do these cookies do?: Necessary to not  admit more than 1 survey form per user.
How can you control cookies?: These cookies can be controlled and deleted through your browser settings.

_icl_current_admin_language / _icl_current_language

Source: sycitv.com
Duration: 24 hours.
What do these cookies do?: To maintain the user’s language in the next .
How can you control cookies?: These cookies can be controlled and deleted through your browser settings.

Analysis Cookies

_ga / _gid / _gat

Source: Google Analytics
Duration: _ga (2 years) _gid (24 h) _gat (1 min).
What do these cookies do?: We use Google Analytics to collect information on how to use the Online Services and to report on statistics of use of Online Services.
How can you control cookies?: More information, including details on how to disable these cookies can be found by accessing , by accesing the following link.

How can you make your choices effective with regard to the installation/removal of cookies?

You have the right to choose whether or not to accept Cookies. However, these are an important part of how our Online Services work, so you must bear in mind that if you choose to decline or remove Cookies, this could affect the availability and functionality of the Online Services.

If you do not want the Online Services to use Cookies, please follow the instructions set in the table above as well as below.

Manage your Cookies through the settings of your web browser or Smartphone or using third party controls.

You can decide whether or not to accept Cookies through the settings of your own web browser or Smartphone. Your web browser or Smartphone offer you the option to delete all cookies, including all our Cookies. Please note that disabling Cookies on your browser may result in your access to some or all of the features of our Online Services being prevented, without us assuming any responsibility in this regard.

The explanations on how to configure your web browser are generally available through the “Help” menu of the same browser.

You can allow, block or delete the Cookies installed on your own device by changing the settings of your browser. For more information on how to block Cookies, you can access the following sections and links of the most popular browsers:

Please bear in mind that your option to reject Cookies is specific to each browser you are using. Therefore, if you choose to exclude Cookies in a device, and you want your option to apply in a similar way to another device, you must select the same option for the other device.

As an additional step, with regard to third-party Cookies used to provide you advertising based on your interests, please bear in mind that certain third parties can be members of any of the following   self-regulatory behavioural online advertising programs, with the corresponding opt-out options:

If at any time you do not want your personal data to be used to allow third parties to show advertising or to personalize the ads that are displayed, you can adjust the settings using the tools provided by such third parties (for example Google, Facebook) or through one of the   self-regulatory behavioural online advertising programs, provided that the third party is a member of them.

Most mobile devices allow you to control tracking for advertising purposes using the “Limit ad tracking” option (please find more specific information for iOS devices here) or the “Exclusion of personalized ads” option (please find more specific information for Android devices here).

For more information about Cookies, including the option to view the Cookies that have been installed on your device, in addition to how to manage and eliminate them, please visit www.allaboutcookies.org and www.youronlinechoices.eu.

Please contact us

If you have any questions about our use of Cookies, please contact us via privacidad@sycitv.com

05/24/2018