Cookies and other technologies
Cookies will be stored on the device – computer, smartphone or tablet – when users visit the website, according to the purposes described. Cookies are small text files, which are stored on hard drive in connection with the browser software and collect specific information that the website is able to read in the moment in which it is seen at a later time. Cookies cannot execute programmes or transmit viruses to users’ computer. They simply serve the purpose of making the overall internet offering more user-friendly and effective. There are various types of cookie, depending on their characteristics and functions, and these may remain stored on the computer or mobile device for different periods of time.
Session cookies are stored on the device for purely technical and functional requirements, for the transmission of session identifiers required to enable a safe and efficient website; they are deleted at the end of the session when the browser is closed.
Persistent cookies remain stored on device’s hard drive until they expire or cancellation. Users have the option to delete all stored cookies at any time via the setting options of the browser.
Own cookies are generated and managed directly by the manager of the website where users are navigating.
Third party cookies
Third party cookies are generated and managed by persons other than the manager of the website where users are navigating. This website uses first-party technical cookies, third-party cookies and other similar technologies, as described below.
Technical cookies are cookies enabling users to browse on the website or to enjoy its basic features. These cookies are installed automatically on device as a result of the access to the website and do not require any specific consent. They are strictly necessary for the functioning of the website, and include navigation cookies and other functional cookies regarding the saving of preferences (such as language selection and cookies consent) and optimization (such as local caching to improve loading time of the website).
Analytics cookies, also known as performance cookies, collect standard information in aggregate form on the number of users and on how they visit the website, such as information on which pages or sections are most viewed. Mumoon use Google Analytics (with the partial obscuration of user IPs), a web analytics service provided by Google Inc., for the purpose of tracking and examining the use of the website, compiling reports and sharing them with other services developed by Google. Through a couple of cookies, one permanent cookie and one session cookie (which expires once browser is closed), Google Analytics also registers the time when user accesses and leaves the site. They are anonymized tracking cookies: no information on the users’ ID is collected, or any personal data.
Other types of cookies or third parties that install cookies
Other non-technical cookies may be set up on users’ device by a domain or website distinct from this. Third party cookies are implemented by marketing vendors and partners of the website by the means of third party tags for specific purposes, including marketing and profiling. Mumoon does not have any access or control over cookies or other tracking technology used by third parties accessible by the website: these subjects, listed below with the relative links to their privacy policies, are independent controllers of the data collection and handling processes via cookies; users must therefore refer to their personal data handling policies, information policies and consent forms. This responsibility refers not only to the cookies sent directly by the third parties but also any additional cookies sent via the website based on the use of the services used by the third parties themselves.
Social sharing cookies
These services allow interaction with social networks or other external platforms directly from the pages of the website. Interactions and the information gained from the website are in any case subject to the privacy settings related to each social network: Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest.
Displaying content from external platforms
These services allow content hosted on external platforms to be viewed directly from the pages of the website and also allow interaction with them. In the case where a service of this type is installed, it is possible, even in the case where users do not use the service, for it to collect traffic data relating to the pages in which it is installed.
Google Fonts is a service for displaying font styles run by Google Inc. which allows the website to integrate such content within its pages. More details about these cookies can be found here: Google.
Youtube is a video content viewing service run by Google Inc. which allows the website to integrate such content within its pages. More details about these cookies can be found here: Youtube.
Vimeo is a video content viewing service run by Vimeo LLC which allows the website to integrate such content within its pages. More details about these cookies can be found here: Vimeo.
Cloudflare is a proxy based CDN service for content delivery and internet security. More details about these cookies can be found here: Cloudflare.
How to manage consent to the installation of cookies
On the first visit to the website, users’ consensus is collected through a banner that indicates some mandatory information about cookies usage and shows the link to this extended information. Continuing browsing users accept the default settings. In order to avoid hitting the banner at every access, the website uses the technical cookie called “cookie_notice_accepted” which recalls the expressed preferences and expires after 6 months.
Users can manage cookie preferences directly from within the browser and prevent – for example – third parties from installing them. Through browser settings users can also delete cookies installed in the past, including the cookie which possibly saves the consent to the installation of cookies by this website. It is important to note that disabling all cookies, including technical cookies, the operation of the website may be compromised.
Notwithstanding the above, users may use Your Online Choices, an online service provided by EDAA (European Interactive Digital Advertising Alliance) through which it is possible to opt-out of cookies from companies that participate in the EDAA’s opt-out scheme, or NAI Consumer Opt Out, provided by NAI (Network Advertising Initiative), or other similar services.