WHAT ARE COOKIES?
“Cookies” are small software tags that are stored on access devices through the browser, retaining only information related to preferences and not including personal data as such.
WHAT ARE COOKIES FOR?
Cookies serve to help determine the usefulness, interest and number of uses of websites, enabling faster and more efficient browsing, eliminating the need to repeatedly enter the same information.
WHAT KINDS OF COOKIES ARE THERE?
There are two cookie groups that can be used.
Permanent Cookies – These are cookies that are stored at the browser level on the access devices (PC, mobile and tablet) and are used whenever you revisit one of the Altice Portugal websites. They are generally used to direct navigation to the user’s interests, enabling them to provide a more personalized service.
Session Cookies – These are temporary cookies that remain in the browser cookie file until you leave the website. The information obtained by these cookies serves to analyze web traffic patterns, allowing you to identify problems and provide a better browsing experience.
Strictly Necessary Cookies – Allows you to browse the website and use the applications, as well as access secure areas of the website. Without these cookies, the required services cannot be provided.
Analytical Cookies – They are used anonymously for the purpose of creating and analyzing statistics to improve the functioning of the website.
Functionality Cookies – They save your preferences for using the site so you don’t have to re-configure the site each time you visit it.
Third Party Cookies – They measure the success of apps and the effectiveness of third-party advertising. They can also be used to customize a widget with user data.
Advertising Cookies – They target advertising based on the interests of each user to target advertising campaigns to the tastes of users, while limiting how often they see the ad, helping to measure the effectiveness of advertising and the success of the website organization.
HOW CAN YOU MANAGE COOKIES?
All browsers allow you to accept, decline or delete cookies, and also inform you whenever a cookie is received, namely by selecting the appropriate settings in your browser. You can set cookies in the “options” or “preferences” menu of your browser.
Note, however, that disabling cookies may prevent some web services from functioning properly, partially or totally affecting website navigation.