Cookies Policy


With the general measure “identification of simplified modalities for information and the acquisition of consent for the use of Cookies” (published in the Official Gazette No. 126 of 3 June 2014) the Guarantor for the Protection of Personal Data has found simplified ways to make users the online information about the use of cookies and provided guidance to acquire consent when required by law.

In order to protect the privacy of users and allow them to be more informed, the Guarantor has therefore established that, when accessing the home page or another page of a website, it must immediately appear a clearly visible statement, indicating:

  • That the site uses profiling cookies to send targeted advertisements (if used);
  • That the site also allows the sending of “third party” cookies, i.e. cookies installed by a different site through the site you are visiting (if used);
  • A link to a wider information, with information on the use of cookies sent from the site, where it should also be indicated how to disable the acceptance of cookies by the browser used;
  • The indication that continuing in the navigation (e.g., accessing another area of the site or selecting an image or a link) lends its consent to the use of cookies.

Pursuant to Article 13 of Legislative Decree 196/2003 (Code on the protection of Personal Data) Foundation Global Cyber Security Center (hereinafter GCSec) provides you with the following information about cookies installed on the domain (hereinafter the site) or other domains accessible through the site.



Cookies are small text files that the visited sites send to the terminal (computer, tablet, smartphone, notebook) of the user, where they are stored, and then be retransmitted to the same sites on the next visit.

They are used to perform computer authentication, session monitoring and site information storage (without the use of “technical” cookies, some operations would be very complex or impossible to perform). But through cookies you can also monitor navigation, gather data on tastes, habits, personal choices that allow the reconstruction of detailed profiles of consumers.

Technical cookies essential for the operation of the website

This website uses persistent session cookies in order to provide a more efficient service to users. The use of such cookies is strictly limited to the transmission of Session identifiers (consisting of random numbers generated by the server) necessary to provide the services and functions of the website in a complete manner.

Cookies used on the website avoid the use of other computer techniques potentially detrimental to the privacy of users ‘ navigation and do not allow the acquisition of data directly identifying the user. Those interested who do not wish to keep these cookies will be able to cancel them after browsing simply by going to the privacy settings of their browser and selecting the option to delete cookies.

As indicated by the Guarantor, the technical cookies are those used for the sole purpose of “transmitting a communication on an electronic communications network, or to the extent strictly necessary to the provider of a service of the company Information explicitly requested by the Subscriber or by the user to provide such service “; Always the Guarantor indicates that “for the installation of such cookies is not required the prior consent of the users”.

Cookies used for the purposes of aggregated analysis of website visits

This website uses aggregated analytics tools to help you improve your website. In particular, Google Analytics, a system made available by Google Inc., uses cookies that are deposited on the user’s computer in order to allow the website operator to analyze how users use the site.

The information generated on the use of the site by the user will be transmitted and filed with Google servers in the United States. Google will use this information for the purpose of tracing and examining the use of the website by the user, compiling reports on the activities of the website and providing other services related to the activities of the same site.

For more information on the use of data and their processing by Google, we recommend that you review the information at the following Internet address:

More information about privacy management and/or how to reject or delete this type of cookie is available at URL:

The user can selectively disable the Google Analytics action by installing the opt-out component provided by Google on their browser: To disable the collection of data by Google Analytics, please refer to the following link:

Third party Cookies

By visiting a website you may receive cookies from either the visited site (“owners”) or from sites operated by other organizations (“third parties”). A notable example is the presence of “social plugins” for Twitter, LinkedIn and Youtube. These are parts of the visited page generated directly from these sites and integrated into the page of the host site. The most common use of social plugins is to share content on social networks.

The presence of these plugins involves the transmission of cookies to and from all sites managed by third parties. The management of the information collected by “third parties” is governed by the relevant informative to be referred to. This web site uses third-party plugins that involve the sending of cookies listed below. To ensure greater transparency and convenience, the Web addresses of the different information are provided for each one, from which it is possible to trace the modalities for the management of cookies.

Third party cookies that affect our site are:

Allows the optimized viewing of the WordPress site and the use by the administrator
Personal data collected: Cookies and usage data
Duration: 1 year

Allows the optimized viewing of the WordPress site and the use by the administrator
Personal data collected: Cookies and usage data
Duration: 1 year

Identifies the PHP session in progress while visiting the site
Personal data collected: Cookies and usage data
Expiration: At the end of the navigation session

wordPress test cookie
Check Cookies on WordPress
Personal data collected: Cookies and usage data
Expiration: At the end of the navigation session

Purpose: Displaying the cookie Banner
Personal data collected: Cookies and usage data
Duration: 1 year

Form or contact form or work with us
The user, after accepting the Privacy, agrees to send and use the data entered in the form of contact or recruiting in order to respond exclusively to requests for information.
Personal data collected: Name, surname, Email, subject, telephone, request, sex, address, attachment, acceptance of privacy (compulsory).

With this system the persistence of the data goes beyond the life cycle of the browser window. The data remains available for future access, even at a distance of days.

You consent to the submission and use of the data entered in the dedicated form in order to receive informative material.
Personal data collected: Email.

Used to locate an authenticated user in the Site administration interface. Its use is therefore limited to the use of the Site administration interface.
Expiration: At the end of the navigation session

Google Fonts (Google Inc.)

Google Fonts is a display service of character styles managed by Google Inc. That allows this application to integrate such content within its own pages.

Personal data collected: cookies and usage data.

Place of treatment: USA

For further information, please read the Privacy policy at Link:

Social widget

Tweet button and Twitter social widgets (Twitter, Inc.)

The tweet button and social Twitter widgets are interacting services with the Twitter social network, provided by Twitter, Inc.

Personal data collected: cookies and usage data.

Place of treatment: USA

LinkedIn Social button and widgets (LinkedIn Corporation)

LinkedIn Social button and widgets are interaction services with LinkedIn social network, provided by LinkedIn Corporation.

Personal data collected: cookies and usage data.

Place of treatment: USA

YouTube videos, buttons and social widgets

The site includes videos, buttons and other social YouTube YouTube service widgets, LLC.

Personal data collected: These components can use “cookies” generated directly from the Youtube servers and its partners.

Place of treatment: USA

For more information, we recommend that you review third party cookie policies:

Below is a list of cookies used by our website:



Almost all browsers offer the ability to manage cookies in order to respect users ‘ preferences, thus allowing them to disable their acceptance and storage.

In some browsers, you can set up rules to manage site-by-site cookies, which provides more precise control over privacy.

You may object to the registration of cookies on your device by configuring the browser used for navigation: If you use a site without changing the settings of the browser, it is assumed that you intend to receive all cookies used by the site and benefit from all features.

Please note that the user can prevent the use of some or all of the cookies, by configuring the browser used for navigation, and precisely:

Caution: The total or partial disabling of technical cookies may impair the use of the site’s features.

Disabling “third party” cookies does not in any way affect the navigation.

Provision of consent

As indicated by the guarantor “the continuation of the navigation through access to the other area of the site or selection of an element of the same (for example, an image or a link) implies the provision of consent to the use of cookies”.



Types of data collected

Among the personal data collected from this site through the contact form and the form for spontaneous applications There are: Cookies, Usage Data, Email, Password, Name, Surname.

Other personal data collected may be indicated in other sections of this privacy policy or by informative texts displayed at the same time as the data collection.

Personal data is entered voluntarily by the user.

Any use of cookies – or other tracking tools – on the part of this site, unless otherwise specified, is intended to identify you and record the related preferences for purposes strictly related to the delivery of the service requested by the user.

The non-conferring of certain personal data by the user may prevent this site from providing its services.

The user assumes responsibility for the personal data of third parties published or shared through this site and guarantees that they have the right to communicate or spread them, freeing the holder from any liability to third parties.

Purpose of the processing of data collected

The user’s data are collected to allow the holder to provide its services, as well as for the following purposes: statistics, contacting the user, optimization and distribution of traffic.

The types of personal data used for each purpose are shown above.

Communication and dissemination of data

The data collected using cookies may be processed by employees and collaborators of the GCSEC, as persons in charge and responsible for the processing.

The list of data is constantly updated and is available on request by sending a communication to the address indicated below or an e-mail to

The data collected using cookies will not be disseminated.

Your rights

You may at any time request information about the processing of your personal data, obtain the update, rectification or integration of the same, as well as obtain the cancellation, transformation into anonymous form or the blocking of the data processed in violation of the law and oppose the treatment of Yours in accordance with Art. 7 of Legislative Decree 196/2003, which is broadly in line with this policy.

For the exercise of your rights you may contact the data controller by sending a written notice to the address below or by e-mail to

Owner and responsible for the treatment

The holder of the treatment is the Global Cyber Security Center Foundation, Viale Europa 175 – 01444 Rome – Italy

Responsible for internal treatment is Nicola Sotira

Last updated: January 2017

Art. 7 D.Lgs 196/2003. Rights attributed to the person concerned.

  1. The person concerned has the right to obtain confirmation of the existence or otherwise of personal data concerning him, even if not yet registered, and their communication in an intelligible form.
  2. The person concerned has the right to obtain the indication:
  3. the source of personal data;
  4. the purposes and methods of treatment;
  5. the logic applied when processing by means of electronic instruments;
  6. the identification details of the holder, the persons responsible and the designated representative within the meaning of Article 5, paragraph 2;
  7. the subjects or categories of subjects to whom the personal data may be disclosed or who may become aware of it as a designated representative in the territory of the State, of persons in charge or responsible.
  8. The person concerned has the right to obtain:
  9. updating, rectification or, where relevant, integration of data;
  10. cancellation, transformation into anonymous form or blocking of data processed in violation of law, including those that are not required to be kept in relation to the purposes for which the data was collected or subsequently processed;
  11. the attestation that the transactions referred to in points (a) and (b) have been brought to their attention, even as regards their content, of those to whom the data have been communicated or disseminated, except where such fulfillment is reveals it impossible or involves the use of means manifestly disproportionate to the protected right.
  12. The party concerned has the right to oppose, in whole or in part:
  13. for legitimate reasons for the processing of personal data concerning him, even if pertinent to the purpose of the collection;
  14. to the processing of personal data concerning him for the purpose of sending advertising material or direct sales or for conducting market research or commercial communication.

Changes to this Statement

The Data Controller reserves the right to make changes to this Privacy Statement at any time by giving the users an advertisement on this page. So please check this page often, referring to the last modified date at the bottom. In the event of non-acceptance of the changes made to this Statement, you are required to discontinue the use of this site and may request the Treatment Manager to remove its Personal Data. Unless otherwise specified, the previous privacy policy will continue to apply to the personal data collected until that time.

About this privacy policy

The Data Holder is responsible for the privacy policy.

Last updated: January 2017

Cookies Policy ultima modifica: 2016-12-14T15:57:49+00:00 da Cyrano