Cookie policy

A cookie is a file containing an identifier (a string of letters and numbers) that is sent by a web server to a web browser and is stored by this latter. The identifier is then sent back to the server each time the browser requests a page from the server. Cookies can be deployed by the owner of the site and\or by a third party in order to manage authentication processes, to perform session monitoring and/or storing specific information about user’s device accessing the server, preferences, etc. Hereunder, you will find all the information regarding cookies deployed by this website and useful indication on how to manage your choices to them related. For further information, please visit:

Examples of other technologies

Local storage
Local storage is a technology aiming at optimizing the navigation and does not collect data relating to preferences expressed by visitors (e.g., it stores a code that identifies the user's session after login, to avoid the user from typing username and password on each page when accessing restricted areas).
Tracking pixel
"Tracking code" or "tracking code" is a small portion of code that get released by some systems and get recalled into others to track some data about the visitor and his browsing sessions. The tracked data may belong to different cathegories: date and time of browsing, geographical position, type of device used for browsing, complex tracking pixels to monitor the value spent for a purchase order and other useful information for marketing departments.
It interacts with another program to expand or extend its original functionality. The most used plugins are those of social networks, which allow the user, in eg., to follow a page or a social profile with a click, to leave “likes” and share pages on his own social network profile, etc.
It is a graphic component aiming at facilitating user’s interaction with the platform itself. The most used widgets are those of social networks, which allow users to easily open social networks pages in a separate window. Interactions and information that may be acquired by the site are subject to the privacy settings of the third party deploying these technologies.

Remember that you can manage your cookie preferences through your browser as well

If you do not know type and version of the browser you are using, click on "Help" in the browser window at the top, and access all the necessary information. If, on the other hand, you know your browser, click on the one you are using to access the cookie management page:
- Google Chrome
- Mozilla Firefox
- Apple Safari
- Microsoft Internet Explorer
- Microsoft Edge
- Brave
- Opera


The company that determines purpose and means of processing of personal data through the website (hereinafter, the "Data Controller") is VERTUS SRL, with registered office in via Sant'Orsola 3, 20123 Milano (MI), represented by the legal representative – E-Mail: For further information please visit our privacy policy.

Technical cookies not requiring consent

Cookies related to activities strictly necessary for site operativity and service provision:

Name Supplier Scope Expiration Type
wordpress_logged_in_[hash] Contains the reference to the current session if the user is logged in with a registered account. The field may vary and represents the current session. Session Technical Cookie
PHPSESSID Store session data Session Technical Cookie
wordpress_[hash] Contains the reference to the current WordPress session. Session Technical Cookie
wp-settings-time-[UID] It is used to adapt the browser display of pages in private or administration areas of the site. 1 year Technical Cookie
wp-wpml_current_language This cookie is used by the WordPress WPML plugin and is used to remember the language code of the last page visited. Session Technical Cookie

Cookies related to preference saving and optimization activities:

Name Supplier Scope Expiration Type
wp-settings-[UID]/td> Contains application settingd related to user preferenced for private or administrative areas of the site 1 year Technical Cookie

Statistical cookies (equivalent to technical cookies) used to collect information in aggregate form:

The website also uses Third Party statistics cookies (Google Analytics) to collect information in aggregate form, set as a technical cookie i.e., without tracking the User's IP (user data not profiled at IP level) and without sharing data with the Third Party. Access to Third Party information:
Privacy Policy:
Cookie Policy:
Technical cookies do not require consent, so they are installed automatically when landing into the site.

Name Supplier Scope Expiration Type
_ga Cookie used to distinguish individual domain users 2 years Analytics cookie
_gaid Cookie used to distinguish individual domain users 24 hours Analytics cookie
_gat Cookie used to limit the amount of user requests in order to maintain website performance. 1 minute Analytics cookie
AMP_TOKEN Cookie containing a unique ID assigned to each user of the domain from 30 seconds to 1 year Analytics cookie

Date of update: 2022/12/13