What is a COOKIE?
A “cookie” is a short text file created on the user’s computer, when it accesses a specific website, with the purpose of storing and transporting information. Cookies are sent by a web server (ie the computer on which the visited website is running) to the user’s browser (Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome, etc.) and stored on the user’s computer; they are then resent to the website during next visits.
During web browsing, the user could also receive on his PC cookies of different websites (so-called “third-party cookies”), set directly by the managers of said websites and used for the purposes and in the manner defined by these.
Types of cookies used by this site
This Website uses technical cookies to guarantee and facilitate navigation and use of the website and to collect information, in aggregate form, about visits to the Site. Third-party cookies are also used for profiling purposes.
I) First-party technical or analytical cookies
Through the website stratschool.com the Data Controller uses technical cookies. These are useful, because they can speed up the browsing and use of the web. They can, for example, intervene to facilitate certain procedures, for instances related to online purchases or to restricted areas access.
The website uses also a particular type of cookie, called analytics, which is aimed at gathering information, in aggregate form, on the number of users and on how they visit the site, and then elaborate general statistics on the service and its use.
II) Third-party cookies
Through stratschool.com website some third-party cookies are installed, including profiling cookies, which are activated by clicking “ok” on the banner.
The individual third-party cookies are reported in detail, as well as the links through which the user can receive more information and request the deactivation of cookies.
This Website uses Google Analytics for mere statistical purposes.
Anonymisation works by abbreviating the IP address of the Users within the borders of the Member States of the European Union or in other Countries adhering to the agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases, the IP address will be sent to Google’s servers and abbreviated within the United States (see information).
As expressly indicated by the Privacy Guarantor with the “Clarifications regarding the implementation of the legislation on cookies” dated June 5, 2015, websites that use analytical cookies, for purely statistical purposes, made available by third parties, are not subject to the obligations provided for by the law (notification to the Guarantor first and foremost) if suitable instruments are adopted to reduce the identification power of the analytical cookies they use (for example, by masking significant portions of the IP address) and provided that the employment of these cookies is subject to contractual obligations between sites and third parties, in which it is expressly mentioned the commitment of the third party to use them exclusively for the delivery of the service, to keep them separate and not “enrich them” or “cross” them with others information they have.
The owner of this website, as previously stated, has decided to use the function, provided by Google, of anonymization of user IPs and has accepted the Amendment on data processing (Google Analytics Data Processing Amendment v20130906) made available by Google Analytics in compliance with the Directive 95/46 / CE, with which Google undertakes to process the data according to the Client’s requests – Website Owner and not to share them with other additional services if the Customer does not request it, through the service settings. On this point the User is informed that the owner of this website has not linked Google Analytics to any additional service and that no advertising or data sharing option has been activated with Google.
Given the above-mentioned measures adopted, the Google Analytics service, used by this Website for mere statistical purposes, is activated upon landing, not requiring the user any consent for the release of the relevant cookies.
Through the following link you can download the browser add-on component to deactivate Google Analytics.
Providing data and disabling cookies
Except for technical cookies strictly necessary for normal browsing, the provision of data is left to the will of the interested party who decides to browse the Website after having read the brief information contained in the specific banner.
The interested party can therefore avoid cookies installation by keeping the banner (therefore refraining from closing it by clicking on the “ok” button), as well as through the special functions available on your browser.
Notwithstanding the foregoing regarding cookies strictly necessary for browsing, the user can delete other cookies through the functionality made available for this purpose by the Owner through this information or directly through their browser.
Each browser has different procedures for managing settings. Users can obtain specific instructions through the links below.
The deactivation of third-party cookies is also possible through the methods made available directly by the third-party company owner of said treatment, as indicated in the links listed in the paragraph “third-party cookies”.
Warning: the total or partial disabling of the technical cookies can compromise the use of the functionality of the website reserved for registered users. On the contrary, the usability of public content is also possible by completely disabling cookies.
Buttons and widget
The Social buttons are those particular “buttons” in the Website that depict the icons of social networks (for example, Facebook and Twitter) and allow users who are browsing to interact with a “click” directly with the social platforms.
The Social buttons used by the website are links that refer to the account of the Owner on the social networks depicted. Therefore, the use of these buttons does not install third-party cookies. However, the links where the user can view the privacy information relating to the data management by the Social Networks to which the buttons refer to, are listed here below.
This Website incorporates a series of A/V (or other multimedia contents) uploaded by the Data Controller directly to other and different platforms, such as YouTube in particular.
For operation and maintenance requirements, this Website and any third-party services used in it, may collect system logs, which are files that record the interactions and that may also contain Personal Data, such as the User IP address.
Rights of the interested party
We inform you that you may contact the Data Controller at the above addresses to assert your rights, as required by current legislation, and in particular to:
- obtain confirmation that a processing of personal data concerning you is in progress and, in this case, obtain access to personal data and the following information: a) purposes of the processing; b) concerned categories of personal data; c) recipients or categories of recipients to whom the personal data have been or will be communicated, in particular if they are recipients of third countries or international organizations; d) when possible, the period of storage of personal data provided or, if this is not possible, the criteria used to determine this period;
- ask the Data Controller to access personal data and, without unjustified delay, the correction, integration or cancellation of the same or the limitation of processing of personal data concerning you, and to oppose their treatment, in addition to the right to data portability;
- submit a complaint to the supervisory authority;
- know the source from which the personal data originate and, if necessary, the possibility that the data come from sources accessible to the public;