Dear user, before you start browsing, we want to provide you with detailed information on cookies, their types, purposes and, most of all, how you can manage the installation and uninstallation of them. We encourage you to read attentively this cookies policy, since we seek completely free and informed consent on your behalf as far as their installation on your computer or device browser is concerned.
A cookie is a text file which is downloaded on your computer or mobile browser, being located in the directories at the time when you access from it to certain web pages. Cookies allow web pages to store and recover information on your browsing habits, and depending on the information they contain, they could be used to recognize you. The information collected on your habits can be utilized for many different purposes, from market studies to malicious purposes such as spyware.
Let us make clear that cookies are NOT viruses and they are NOT code fragments, therefore, they are unable to be executed or execute automatically. For all these reasons, they are also unable to be copied and reproduced in other networks or devices I order to execute again.
We can assure you that if the installation and/or use of a cookie entails the treatment of personal data, we, being responsible for their usage, guarantee compliance with the additional demands set out by regulations on personal data protection, particularly according to specially protected data.
There is a variety of types of cookies, depending upon their purpose and temporality (some of them expire at the end of session, while others keep track of users for a prolonged period of time, in some cases many years into the future). There are also cookies that require informed consent from the user to be installed and some others which do not, such as excepted cookies, since they do not collect protected data. Excepted cookies are, among others, the ones that are essential for your computer or device employed to communicate with our server without collecting protected data about you. They have in general a brief expiry date. Usually, amongst others, user entry, browser and secure cookies, or plug-ins for content exchange, as well as session cookies are included in the excepted cookies. These last ones are designed to gather and store data while the user access a web page.
There are also cookies which are on our own (sent to the user from the domain managed by PLAYFILM) and others which belong to third parties (sent to the user from a domain not managed by PLAYFILM).
We use both types in PLAYFILM. If you are already aware of what cookies are or wish to know which ones we make use of, go directly to the section WHAT TYPES OF COOKIES DO WE USE? If, on the contrary, you would be fond of knowing more about cookies and the existing groups of cookies, we have drafted below a short summary for you:
In this section, we itemize and describe the cookies we make use of dated today. We would appreciate your attentively reading of this section since some of the cookies we use may have personal data about you and for this reason, we want to inform you about the purpose and treatment of data which might be gathered.
Please note that cookies, as well as their purposes of use, may vary in the future so, whether you have the chance, read attentively our COOKIES POLICY each time you enter www.playfilm.tv, in case some modifications might have occurred, notwithstanding that, whenever important changes in those purposes happened, you would be consulted via internal notification on the application in order to gain your consent regarding the installation or not of them.
We use different types of cookies. Below are the main characteristics of them, summarized in the following table:
|SECURITY||CSRFTOKEN||Session||It prevents third parties from carrying on actions in sites where we have logged in without our consent.|
|Logged User Cookies||PHPSESSID||Session||Control over PHP sessions. It stores temporary information to enable the site’s functionality.|
|Google analytics||_ga||2 years||They enable the control function of unique visitors. When a user enters PlayFilm through a browser for the first time, this cookie will be set. When the user enters the page again through the same browser, this cookie will register the entrance as coming from the same user. Only if the user changes the browser, they will be considered as another user by Google Analytics.|
|Utmc (playfilmtv)||End session on browser||Not used in ga.js. Set for interacting with urchin.js. This cookie used to operate in conjunction with __utmb to determine if users were in a new session or visit.|
|Utmt (playfilmtv)||10 min||It is used for setting a request rate limit.|
|Piwik||Pk_id||13 months||This cookie stores a unique ID to identify a user, with the single purpose of monitoring visits to the web page. This ID cannot be tracked by any person or staff and is not used at an individual, personal or staff level. Without detriment to the mentioned above, the User has the chance to configure their browser to be noticed about cookies reception and not allowing their installation on their computer or device. However, the removal of these cookies could modify the Web Site’s functioning.|
PLAYFILM uses Google Analytics. This web analytics service is offered by Google, Inc. (from now on, “Google”), a United States firm with a registered office at Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View (California), CA 94043, United States of America. The forementioned service offered by Google is regulated by Google’s general terms and conditions which you can find published at:
Google Analytics is the web analytics tool which helps Websites and Application Owners in understanding the way in which visitors interact with their properties. It may use a series of cookies to gather information and inform on usage statistics for websites without identifying personally Google’s visitors. Besides reporting usage statistics for websites, it also allows the use of Google Analytics’ pixel tag, as well as some of Google’s advertising cookies.
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According to the abovementioned, we let you know that:
Notwithstanding the consent application form available when you enter www.playfilm.tv, we want to let you know that, in the event that you did not agree with the COOKIES POLICY, stop browsing www.playfilm.tv.
If you keep browsing, we assume you accept to the fullest and with no limits the COOKIES POLICY, likewise you give unambiguous consent to download all the cookies mentioned above on your browsing device.
We also want to let you know that, through your browser configuration, you may have allowed the installation of some determined cookies by simply accessing this page. We assume, when configuring your browser, that you are giving permission to the immediate installation of them, giving consent to their installation. If it be so, do not hesitate to consult below how to retract your consent and manage the installation or removal of cookies.
Keep in mind, whether you would not accept this COOKIES POLICY, cookies will not download on your computer or device, so the web page’s functionality could be limited or restricted, thus being unable to browse.
All modern browsers allow configuration change management regarding cookies. You will usually find these adjustments in the “Options” or “Configuration” section on the menu of your browser. You can also configure your browser or email manager, as well as install free applications in order to prevent Web Bugs from downloading when opening an email.
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