What is a cookie?

Cookies are small text files that downloaded on the user’s computer and allow gathering information on the navigation performed. Thanks to the cookies, the website remembers the actions and preferences of those who have visited it (for example the language, font size and other display settings) so as not to reinsert them when you return to the same site or when browsing from a page to another. They can be stored permanently on the computer and have a variable duration (so-called persistent cookies), but they can also disappear when the browser is closed or have a limited duration (so-called session cookies).

How ASACERT uses cookies

Technical cookies

ASACERT uses first and third party cookies to allow safe and efficient navigation and use of the site (e.g. management of the navigation session).

Functional cookies

ASACERT uses session and persistent first party cookies (both temporary and permanent) to keep track of the user preferences (e.g. if you are scrolling pages with many products and open the details of one of these, you can go back to the point you left avoiding to scroll all over again).

Statistical cookies

ASACERT uses cookies from the Google Analytics platform to collect information on the use of the website (number of visitors, pages visited, time spent on the site, etc.).

Marketing cookies

ASACERT uses first and third party marketing cookies to monitor visitors on website. The intent is to display relevant and engaging ads for the user and therefore the most valuable ones for publishers and third party advertisers. For example, they are used to track a YouTube video displayed on ASACERT website and to suggest similar videos to the user on the YouTube platform.

Detailed and updated information on the cookies used by ASACERT are available in the cookie banner that appears at the first access to this website or by clicking on “consent” at the bottom of the website pages (footer).

Notification and obtaining of consent

When the user visits this domain and its subdomains for the first time a banner is displayed at the bottom of the screen to inform that ASACERT uses the cookies described in this Cookie Policy and detailed in the banner itself. The banner requires the user to specify if, in addition to the necessary cookies, they also accept functional, statistical and marketing cookies, then it is necessary to confirm the choice.

Please remember that using the website can be influenced by the partial or total removal of cookies and, if the computer on which cookies are disabled is shared, such removal will affect all users. The notification banner can be recalled at any time to modify the consents provided by clicking in the lower part of the site (footer) on “Cookies preferences”.

More information about cookies

For more detailed information about cookies, online advertising and to learn how to manage cookies settings on your browser:

Communication and dissemination of data

The data collected using cookies may be processed by ASACERT employees and collaborators, as data processors and data processors. Trusted companies that perform tasks of a technical and organizational nature on our behalf may also process these data. These companies are our direct collaborators and act as data controllers. The data collected using Google cookies may be transferred outside the European Union, specifically in the United States. The data collected using cookies will not be disclosed.

User’s rights

At any time users can request information on the processing of personal data, obtain the update, correction or integration of the same, as well as obtaining the cancellation, transformation into anonymous form or blocking of data processed in violation of the law and oppose the processing of His data – even partially – according to the provisions of art. 7 of Legislative Decree no. 196/2003 and EU Reg. N. 679/2016.

Data Controller

To exercise their rights users can contact ASACERT Srl (the data controller) by sending a communication:

  • Via e-mail to
  • By registered letter A/R addressed to Asacert Srl, Via Vittorio Veneto, 2 – 20032 Cormano (MI).

Last update: June 2018