Web Taste website Privacy Policy

This page provides an outline of the way personal data of Web taste website visitors is managed. This notice is provided according to the terms of art. 13 of Italian Legislative Decree no. 196 of 30 June 2003 (hereafter referred to as Privacy Code). This notice is addressed to all who interact via the web services provided by Web taste, accessed by electronic telecommunications means through the address: www.web taste.com. This notice only applies to the Web Taste website. It does not apply to any non-Web taste sites accessed via links.

The notice also takes full account of Recommendation 2/2001 of the European personal data protection authorities of 17 May 2001. These authorities formed the Group instituted by means of art. 29 of Directive 95/46/CE. The Group’s purpose in making their recommendation is to lay down minimum requisites for online collection of personal data. This consists in establishing the methods and time schedules the data processor must conform to, and the types of information data processors must provide to users accessing web pages, irrespectively of the reasons for accessing.

Data processor

When identified or identifiable users access this site, personal data of the said users may be processed. The data processor is Web Taste (registered office: Corso Francia 110, Torino).

Data is processed exclusively by Web taste staff entrusted with this task. No personal data generated by the web service is transferred to third parties. Personal data provided by users are used for the sole purposes of providing requested services and performing the tasks requested. This information is transferred to third parties only when necessary in furtherance of these interests.

Types of processed data

Navigation data

IT systems and software procedures adopted for the functioning of this website, as a part of their normal functioning, collect various items of personal data. The said personal data is transferred as a part of the normal course of events when using the Internet (based on TCP/IP protocol).

This information is not collected in order to be linked to the specific persons it refers to. However, its nature is such that, through processing and collating of data held by third parties, it may be possible to identify navigating users.

This class of information includes IP addresses or the domain names of the computers of users visiting the website, the addresses of requested resources (in URI, Uniform Resource Identifier format), the time of the request, the method used to forward the request to the web server, the size of the file obtained as response, the numerical code indicating the status of the response provided by the web server (successful, error, etc…) and other parameters relative to operating system and to user’s IT environment. This data is only to be used for anonymous statistical information relative to use of the Web Taste website and for control of correct functioning of the said website.

Please note that the said data may be used for investigations directed at identifying any persons responsible for actions classed as computer crime, which are detrimental to the website of Web Taste or linked websites. If no such investigations are conducted, the data relative to web contacts is destroyed in a few days.

Data provided voluntarily by user

When e-mail messages are voluntarily sent to the addresses indicated in the address section of Web taste website, this implies the acquisition of certain items of the requesting party’s personal data, including the requesting party’s e-mail address (necessary for response to requests).


1. Click on the   (“Settings”) menu in the browser’s toolbar next to the window for inserting the url when browsing.

2. Select “Settings”.

3. Click on “Show Advanced Settings” at the end of the list.

4. In the “Privacy” section click on the “Contents settings” button“.

5. In the “Cookie” section it is possible to modify the following settings regarding Cookies:

– Allow local data to be set

– Keep local data only until you quit your browser

– Block sites from setting any data

– Block third-party cookies and site data

– Manage exceptions for certain websites

– Delete some or all Cookies

Mozilla Firefox

1. Click on the   (“Settings”) menu in the browser’s toolbar next to the window for inserting the url when browsing.

2. Select “Options”

3. Select the “Privacy” panel

4. In the “Tracking” section it is possible to modify the following settings regarding Cookies:

– Tell sites that I do not want to be tracked 5. In the “History” section it is possible:

– By enabling “Use custom settings for history” choose to accept third party Cookies (always, from the most visited sites or never) and to conserve them for a determined period of time (until they expire, until I close Firefox or ask me every time)

– Remove individual stored Cookies Internet Explorer

1. Click on the “Tools” button and select “Internet Options”

2. Click on the “Privacy” tab and in the “Settings” section, move the slider to the desired action for


– Block all Cookies

– Allow all Cookies

– Selecting which sites to allow Cookies from: move the cursor to an intermediate posistion in order

neither to block nor allow all Cookies, then click on “Sites”, in the “Website addres” insert a website then press “Block” or “Allow”


1. Click on Safari, select Preferences and click on Privacy

2. In the Block Cookies section specify how Safari must accept Cookies from websites.

3. To view which websites have stored Cookies click on Details

In all cases, the user is advised to check his or her browser settings from time to time.

How to manage the Cookies via modifications to the settings when using third-party services.

The Website may contain third-party Cookies and links to other websites: third parties have their own privacy information that differs from that adopted by the Web taste website and which is unrelated to the latter.

Listed below are the links to the pages containing the information and specific instructions from third parties

– Google services: www.google.com/policies/technologies/cookies/

– Facebook : https://facebook.com/help/cookies/

– Twitter: https://twitter.com/privacy

Users are advised to take careful note of the information and policies regarding the use of cookies produced by third parties and as stated above also in order to be aware of any modifications made to them by the various suppliers independently of Web taste.