Cookie Policy

WHAT ARE COOKIES AND WHAT THEIR PURPOSE

Cookies are small text files that websites visited by the user send to his terminal, where they are stored before being re-transmitted to the same website at the next visit of the same user.

During the navigation on a given website, the user may also receive cookies on their own terminal that are sent from different websites ("third party").

Cookies can be used for different purposes such as, for example, execution of computer authentication, monitoring of sessions, storage of information on specific configurations concerning users accessing the server, storing preferences, etc.

Cookies can be divided into two macro-categories: the so called "technical cookies" and the "profiling cookies".

Technical cookies are cookies that are strictly necessary for the functioning of the Website and for the provision of services rendered through it. These cookies are not used for other additional purposes and are normally installed directly by the owner of the website. Without recourse to them, some features of websites could be precluded or navigation on such sites could be more difficult.

Profiling cookies are cookies aimed at creating profiles related to the user in order to send advertising messages in line with the preferences expressed by the user during his navigation on the net.

WHAT COOKIES ARE USED IN THIS WEBSITE

This website uses technical session cookies (non-persistent) strictly limited to what is necessary for the safe and efficient browsing of the website user.

More in detail, this website uses the following cookies:

1st party technical Cookies

Name of the cookie

Purpose

Retentation period

What happens if the user does not accept or removes the cookie

womenFavs

Track “favourite” female models being chosen by the user

Limited to browser session duration

It will not be possible for the user save female models to his favourites list

menFavs

Track “favourite” male models being chosen by the user

Limited to browser session duration

It will not be possible for the user save male models to his favourites list

JSESSIONID

Track on which application server the user connection has been established

Limited to browser session duration

It will not be possible establish on which application server the connection has been established

 

Third party cookies

Name of the cookie

Purpose

Retention period

What happens if the user does not accept or removes the cookie

AWSELB (Amazon Web Services)

Tracking the Load Balancer server where the connection is established

1 hour

It is not possible to determine on which load balancer server the connection has been established.

_ga (Google Analytics)

Unique and anonymous user identifier on the website, to track for each request if it comes from a new user or a visitor that visits again the website.

2 years

It is not possible to establish if the user has visited the website in the past.

_gid (Google Analytics)

Unique and anonymous page identifier

limited to session

It is not possible to determine the user path on the website.

                                  

The user can acquire information on the processing performed by Google Analytics and express their preferences on their use by accessing the privacy policy of the service through the following link:

Google

https://policies.google.com/privacy

Amazon Web Services

https://aws.amazon.com/privacy/

Disabling and deleting cookies (opt-out)

Most browsers accept cookies automatically, but you can change your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer.

If the user chooses to refuse cookies, he or she may not be able to fully enjoy the functionality of the Website and the services available there. Here are the links to access instructions on how to block or allow cookies through the main internet browsers:

Safari

https://support.apple.com/en-gb/guide/safari/sfri11471/mac

Google Chrome

https://policies.google.com/technologies/managing

Mozilla Firefox

https://support.mozilla.org/products/firefox/protect-your-privacy/cookies

Internet Explorer

http://windows.microsoft.com/internet-explorer/delete-manage-cookies

Edge

https://privacy.microsoft.com/en-us/windows-10-microsoft-edge-and-privacy

Opera

https://help.opera.com/en/latest/security-and-privacy/