Privacy Policy


The user’s Personal Data collected through FLOODMAGE website are managed by CMCC Foundation (see CMCC Privacy & Cookies page),
and will be processed in full compliance with current legislation and,
in particular, regulation (EU) 2016/679. It is understood that, whenever
CMCC Foundation proceeds in collecting Personal Data through the
website, the user will be invited to consult the aforementioned
regulation (EU) 2016/679, which will be provided for this purpose by the
data controller, and will be invited to give the required authorization
for processing the data.

Data Processor

By consulting this website, data on identified or identifiable
persons may be processed. The data processor is CMCC Foundation, with
offices based in Lecce, via Marco Biagi 5.

Browsing data

The computer systems and software procedures used to operate this
website collect several personal data during normal use, which are
implicitly transmitted through Internet communication protocols.

Due to its very nature, this information may allow to identify users
through the processing of and association with data held by third

This category of data includes: IP addresses or domain names of
computers utilized by users who are connected to the site, URI – Uniform
Resource Identifier – addresses of the resources requested, time of
request, method used to submit the request to the server, size of the
file obtained in response, numerical code indicating the status of the
response from the server (successful, error, etc.), and other parameters
related to the operating system and the computer or device of the user.

This information is only required for obtaining anonymous statistics
regarding use of the website and for verifying if the website is
functioning properly. The information could be used to ascertain
responsibility in the event that any IT crimes are committed against the

Data voluntarily provided by the user

Sending e-mails in an optional, explicit, and voluntary manner to the
addresses listed on this site and will subsequently lead to the
acquisition of the sender’s address, which is required for responding to
requests, along with any other personal data included in the
message. These data are only used to perform the service or assistance
requested and may be disclosed to third parties only if necessary for
this purpose.

Data provided for requesting newsletters

The user can send a request to activate/deactivate the mailing of
newsletters. For this purpose, the information necessary for managing
the mailing, such as e-mail address and personal data, will be
requested. These data are only used to perform the service or assistance
requested and may be disclosed to third parties only if necessary for
this purpose.


The following are the types and categories of cookies used by the
website, how and why they will be used by CMCC Foundation (with
headquarters based in Lecce, via Augusto Imperatore 16), as well as
instructions for refusing, deleting or changing the cookies settings in
FLOODMAGE website and all sub-domains associated with it.

What are Cookies?

In computer technology, cookies are lines of text used to perform
automatic authentications, track sessions, and store specific
information about users who access the server, for example favorite
websites or, in the event of purchases through internet, the content of
their “shopping carts.” [from Wikipedia]

Cookies allow for preferences you provide when browsing a website to
be saved, prevent you from having to always enter the same information
multiple times, and analyze the use of services and content provided by
the website, in order to optimize your browsing experience and the
services offered.

How to erase cookies

Cookies are managed directly through the browser of the device you are using for your browsing activity.

Following are links to pages that are useful for managing cookies in
browsers that are the most popular, both in mobile devices, as well as
computers: Chrome, Firefox, Internet ExplorerOperaSafariAndroidBlackberrySafari (mobile), Windows Phone.

Types of cookies used on this website

Technical Cookies

These cookies are used to carry out the browsing process or provide a
service requested by the user. They are not used for any other purpose
and are normally installed directly by the data controller of the
website. Without the use of these cookies, some procedures may not be
able to be completed or would be more complex and/or less secure, such
as home banking activities (viewing your bank account, performing money
transfers, paying bills, etc.), for which cookies are essential, since
they allow to identify the user and maintain the user’s identification
within the session. (Source: Data Protection Authority)

_GRECAPTCHA: This cookie is used to distinguish between humans and bots.

Profiling Cookies

These are cookies used to track the user’s browsing activity on the
web and create profiles regarding personal tastes, habits, choices, etc.
Through these cookies, advertising messages  can be sent to the user’s
terminal, which are in line with the preferences already expressed by
the same user through online browsing. (Source: Data Protection Authority).

FLOODMAGE  website does not use profiling cookies. The user information collected through cookies are handled and processed
anonymously by CMCC Foundation, which collects aggregate information on
the number of users and how they visit the site for the sole purpose of
optimizing the content proposed.

Third Party Cookies
When a user visits the website, cookies might be saved that are not
controlled by CMCC Foundation but that refer to third parties. This
information is completely handled and controlled by these third parties
as described in their own cookies policy.

Analytical cookies are cookies used to collect and analyze statistical information on access/visits to the website.

Users who do not wish to receive third party cookies on their devices
must proceed through the informational documents and the consent forms
set forth by said third parties.

The following are links that involve the website:

This page (“Privacy”) is visible, through the link at the bottom
of all the pages throughout the website, in compliance with Section 122,
paragraph 2, of Legislative Decree n.196/2003 updated by Legislative
Decree 10 Aug 2018 n. 101, and through following the simplified
procedures for the informational documents and for acquiring consent for
the use of cookies.