1. What is a cookie?
Cookies are files that store and retrieve information about the user's browsing habits. The information obtained is related, for example, to the number of pages visited, the language, the place from which it is accessed, the number of new users, the frequency and recidivism of the visits, the length of time they last, the browser or the computer from which the visit is made, or the application is executed.
When accessing SEAT ID & CUPRA ID, an adequate mechanism to obtain the user’s consent for the installation of cookies for which it is required, will be sought at all times.
Notwithstanding the foregoing, it must be taken into account that, in accordance with the law, it is understood that (i) the user has given his consent if he modifies the browser configuration by disabling the restrictions that prevent the entry of cookies and (ii) that the referred consent will not be necessary for the installation of those cookies that are strictly necessary for the provision of a service expressly requested by the user.
3. Which type of cookies are used by SEAT ID & CUPRA ID?
The user consents that SEAT ID & CUPRA ID may use the following cookies:
According to the entity that manages them:
- Third party cookies: they are sent to the user's terminal equipment from a computer or domain that is not managed by the publisher, but by another entity that processes the data obtained through the cookies.
According to the period of time they remain active:
Session cookies: they collect and store data while the user accesses SEAT ID & CUPRA ID.
Persistent cookies: they collect data stored in the terminal and are accessed and processed during the defined period.
According to its purpose:
Technical cookies: they allow the navigation though SEAT ID & CUPRA ID and use of the different services that are in it (for example, controlling traffic and data communication, making the purchase process of an order, etc.).
Personalization cookies: they allow the user to access the service based in predefined features (for example, language, browser type, etc.).
Below we attach a list of the main cookies used by SEAT ID & CUPRA ID:
|Cookie name||Purpose||Storage period||Cookie type|
|SESSION||This cookie saves a session ID.||Session (30 minutes)||Session cookie|
|JSESSIONID||This cookie saves a session ID.||Session (30 minutes)||Session cookie|
|vcap_journey||This cookie saves a generated UUID that is used for technical analysis in the event of an error during login.||Session (30 minutes)||Session cookie|
|VCAP_ID||This cookie saves information about the server with which the user interacts and ensures that the user is always handled by the same server instance.||Session (30 minutes)||Session cookie|
|d_||A token is saved in this cookie to enable long-term single sign-on for applications in the car.||1 year||Permanent or protocol cookie|
|s_||The SSO (single sign-on) information for the user is saved in this cookie. This enables the user to be logged in seamlessly for different applications of the same legal entity.||1 day||Permanent or protocol cookie|
4. How to manage the cookies?
Users can customize their browser to allow, block or eliminate the cookies installed on their computer by setting up the browser options installed on their terminal:
Microsoft Internet Explorer: Settings > Security > Delete browsing history > Cookies and website data > Delete.
Microsoft Internet Explorer 8: Security > Clear browsing history > Check box next to cookies > Keep data from favorite websites > Delete.
Firefox: Menu > Options > Preferences and security > History > Use a personalized configuration for the history visit > Accept cookies from web pages (to activate them and uncheck to deactivate them).
Safari: Preferences > Privacy > Perform any of the following operations: block always / allow only on the current website / allow on the websites I have visited / allow cookies.
Google Chrome: Settings > Advanced settings > Security privacy > Cookies settings > Activate cookies / Deactivate cookies.
Opera: Settings > Options > Advanced > Cookies > Accept cookies / Accept cookies only from the visited site / Never accept cookies.
However, disabling them could modify the operative of SEAT ID & CUPRA ID. Please consult the instructions and handbooks of your browser to expand this information.
In the event that the characteristics or purpose of use of SEAT ID & CUPRA ID cookies are modified, you will be informed about those changes in order to obtain your consent once again.