Cookies policy

We inform you that for the correct functioning of the website, the navigation system uses some navigation data ("cookies") to be able to offer a more personalized service to the users of the website.

"Cookies" are small text files that the browser saves when one is browsing web pages and applications. One can obtain the IP address information that the computer uses to connect to the web page, the URL of the web page requested, the time of the connection and other parameters related to the operating system of the user's computer environment. This information is only collected to identify the session in order to facilitate the analysis of the website.

BSC uses its own cookies in its website, which are the following:

  • Session cookies: for limited temporary use to a session. They are necessary to store data that allows navigation within the webpage. In this case they are of a technical nature, that is, strictly necessary for navigation.
  • Persistent cookies: of indefinite temporary use. They are used to store user navigation preferences. In this case specifically they are personalization cookies. For example, showing or hiding the "cookies" message on the top of the page uses this type of cookies.

Also from third parties and specifically those of the service offered by Google Analytics; Which is a web statistics service offered by Google, Inc. Google Analytics collects information from the user's computer to obtain reports on the activity of the application; Storing information stored on servers in the United States.

In the event that personal data are captured -in this case only the Access IP- according to the regulations of Personal Data Protection, by the present, you authorize that the personal data you have provided will be incorporated to a file of BSC-CNS responsibility, located in C/Jordi Girona n. 31, 08034 Barcelona (Barcelona). The purpose of this treatment is the management of the information received by the cookies. The entities which manage the cookies will transmit this data, and it will be stored according to the policies of these entities.

In any case, it is possible to revoke your given consent at any time, as well as exercise your right of access, modification, rectification or removal, the limitation of the treatment or opposition to it, as well as the right to data portability. All these requests have to be applied to C/Jordi Girona n. 31, 08034 Barcelona (Barcelona), or by sending an email to the following address: rrhh [at] bsc [dot] es.

We inform the user that Google could transmit this information to third parties when is required by law, or when those third parties process the information on behalf of Google. Google will not relate the direction of the user’s IP with other data that they have, so they will send them anonymized.

To reject or delete these cookies, you can consult the following links:

Google Privacy Policy

Deactivation and locking cookies

In any case, the user can enable the option of his own navigation system to not allow the installation of cookies; in no case can BSC-CNS be responsible if cookies are disabled and then this then affects the services functions offered by the website.

In the following links, you will find instructions to help configure the settings of the most commonly used browsers.

Google Chrome Mozilla Firefox Safari Internet Explorer

If you want more information about cookies and how to disable them according to your navigation system you can also consult the following website: 

Otherwise, and having informed BSC of the use of cookies, and without these have been disabled implies that the user consents to the processing of data by Google in the manner provided in this notice and for the purposes described herein.

In case of doubt or for any comment, you can contact BSC through its means of attention to the public or by contacting us through: info [at] bsc [dot] es