DIRECTIVE 2009/136/EC OF THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT AND OF THE COUNCIL of 25 November 2009 adopted in Italy by Legislative Decree 69/2012 and 70/2012 | Provision of the Privacy Guarantor n.229/2014
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Taken from the Provision of the Privacy Guarantor n. 229/2014
a. Technical cookies.
Technical cookies are those used for the purpose of "transmitting a communication on an electronic communication network, or to the extent strictly necessary to the provider of an information society service explicitly requested by the subscriber or the user to provide such service" (see art. 122, paragraph 1, of the Code).
They are not used for further purposes and are normally installed directly by the owner or operator of the website. They can be divided into browsing or session cookies, which guarantee the normal navigation and use of the website (allowing, for example, to make a purchase or authenticate to access restricted areas); cookies analytics, assimilated to technical cookies where used directly by the site manager to collect information, in aggregate form, on the number of users and how they visit the site itself; functional cookies, which allow the user to navigate according to a series of selected criteria (for example, the language, the products selected for purchase) in order to improve the service rendered to the same.
For the installation of such cookies, the prior consent of the users is not required, while the obligation to give the information pursuant to art. 13 of the Code, which the site manager, if he uses only such devices, can provide in the manner he deems most suitable.
B. Profiling cookies.
Profiling cookies are aimed at creating profiles related to the user and are used in order to send advertising messages in line with the preferences expressed by the same in the context of online browsing. Due to the particular invasiveness that such devices may have in the private sphere of users, European and Italian legislation provides that the user must be adequately informed about the use of the same and thus express his valid consent.
They are referred to in Article 10 of the Directive. 122 of the Code where it provides that "the storage of information in the terminal equipment of a contractor or a user or access to information already stored is allowed only on condition that the contractor or user has expressed his consent after being informed in the simplified manner referred to in Article 13, paragraph 3" (art. 122, paragraph 1, of the Code).
Taken from the Provision of the Privacy Guarantor n. 229/2014: "There are multiple reasons why it is not possible to place in charge of the publisher the obligation to provide the information and acquire consent to the installation of cookies within its site also for those installed by the "third parties".
Third-party cookies could then be modified over time by third-party providers and it would be unfunctional to ask publishers to keep track of these subsequent changes as well.
It should also be borne in mind that publishers, which also include individuals and small businesses, are often the weakest part of the relationship. Where, on the other hand, third parties are usually large companies with considerable economic weight, they normally serve a plurality of publishers and can be, compared to the individual publisher, also very numerous.
It is therefore considered that, also due to the reasons indicated above, it is not possible to oblige the publisher to insert on the home page of his site also the text of the information relating to cookies installed through him by third parties.