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The information presented below is intended to inform the user about the placement, use and administration of the “cookies” used by our website. Also included are some useful links related to this topic.


1.1. In accordance with the requirements of Directive (EU) 2002/58/EC (‘E-Privacy Directive’) and Regulation (EU) 2016/679 on the protection of individuals with regard to the processing of personal data and on the free movement of such data and repealing Directive 95/46/EC (‘the GDPR Regulation’) applicable from 25 May 2018, We have the obligation to manage safely and only for the specified purposes, the personal data that the data Controller / User provides by using the socialspot.ro site are in accordance with the provisions of the GDPR Regulation and the E-Privacy Directive.

1.2. In particular, the GDPR obliges Social spot Romania, first of all, to provide the possibility for the user to express or, as the case may be, to withdraw his consent to the processing of his personal data at any time, To rectify the content of personal data or to request the transfer of personal data to another operator, and, secondly, to inform the user about the content of cookies used by the site socialspot.ro, what categories of personal data of the user are processed by the cookies of Social spot Romania, How Social spot Romania uses the information obtained by cookies and where it stores that information, providing a high level of security over the information collected by cookies, the possibility of the user to block at any time the running of any or all cookies of the socialspot.ro site, as well as the deletion of the information collected by cookies.

1.3. For more details on the content of these legal rules, please visit the following links:




2.1. General provisions

2.1.1 an “Internet cookie” (also known as “cookie browser” or “HTTP cookie” or simply “cookie”) is a small file consisting of letters and numbers that will be stored on your computer, Mobile terminal or other user equipment from which this site is accessed (more details on https://ro.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cookie).

2.1.2. The cookie is installed by the request issued by a web-server to a browser (e.g. Microsoft Edgee, Chrome, Firefox) and is completely “passive” (it does not contain software, viruses or spyware and cannot access the information on the user’s hard drive).

2.1.3. A cookie consists of 2 parts: The name and content or value of the cookie. Moreover, the duration of a cookie is determined, and technically only the web server that sent the cookie can access it again when a user returns to the website associated with the respective web server.

2.1.4. Cookies themselves do not require personal information to be used and in most cases do not personally identify internet users.

2.1.5. There are 2 categories of cookies:

A) session cookies – these are temporarily stored in the cookie folder of the web browser for it to remember them until the user exits the site or closes the browser window.

b) Persistent cookies – these are stored on the hard drive of a computer or equipment for a period configured by the website that placed it. This type of cookies can be deleted by the user at any time through the browser settings.


2.2.1 Social spot Romania uses cookies to perform certain functions, in particular:

To facilitate the navigation on the website and the use of its functions to provide users with a seamless experience.
improvement of the ro site;
To provide more personalized features when users browse the website:
to offer advertisements with an established target group;
To collect information about the use of the website and to provide users with an improved experience.
2.2.2. The types of cookies used by Social spot Romania are:

1. Strictly necessary cookies

These cookies are necessary to allow users to navigate the site and to be able to use its functions, which include, among other things, Access to secure areas without having users log in repeatedly and for storing your actions on each page for the duration of a session.

2. Performance-related cookies

We use performance-related cookies, mainly Google Analytics, to collect information about how users use the Social spot Romania website. Social spot Romania collects information such as the part of the web page on which users “click”, the number of pages visited, the length of each session, the error message, if any, in order to improve the socialspot.ro site and to provide users with a better experience.

3. Operation cookie files

Operating cookies allow Social spot Romania to remember the choices that users make on the socialspot.ro website, for example, user name, language and preferences. With this information, Social spot Romania can provide more personalized features for users when browsing the site.

2.3. Disabling and refusing to receive cookies can make certain websites impractical or difficult to visit and use. Also, refusing to accept cookies does not mean that you will no longer receive / see online advertising.

2.4. It is possible to set in the browser so that these cookies are no longer accepted or you can set the browser to accept cookies from a specific site.

2.5. All modern browsers offer the possibility to change the cookie settings. These settings are usually found in your browser’s “options” or “preferences” menu.


2.6.1. The information obtained by cookies is kept in safe conditions raised by the web-server, respectively the server hosting the socialspot.ro site.

2.6.2. Web-server Social spot Romania complies with high security requirements regarding the information collected through cookies, being obliged to strictly comply with the obligations imposed by the applicable law.

2.6.3. The information we collect about recipients/users by accessing the web-site socialspot.ro will not be shared with third parties.


2.7.1. In order to protect the confidentiality of the data and personal information that the recipient / user transmits by using the socialspot.ro website, Social spot Romania will maintain physical, technical and administrative guarantees.

2.7.2. Social spot Romania continuously updates and tests the security technology. Social spot Romania does not restrict access to the personal data of recipients/users, those employees who need to know that information in order to provide benefits or services to recipients/users. In addition, we train our employees on the importance of confidentiality and maintaining the confidentiality and security of your information.

2.7.3. If a personal data leak occurs, we will do everything to eliminate it and assess a level of risk related to the leak in accordance with our personal data breach Policy. If the leak is found to result in physical, material or non-material injury to you. (for example, discrimination, identity theft, fraud or financial loss), we will contact you without undue delay, unless otherwise provided by law. All our efforts will be taken in full cooperation with the competent supervisory authority.


2.8.1. Cookies are NOT viruses! They use plain text formats. They are not made up of pieces of code so they cannot be executed, nor can they self-run. Consequently, they cannot duplicate or replicate on other networks to run or replicate again. Because they cannot perform these functions, they cannot be considered viruses.

2.8.2. In general, browsers have integrated privacy settings that provide different levels of cookie acceptance, validity period and automatic deletion after the user has visited a particular site.

2.8.3. Since identity protection is very valuable and represents the right of every internet user, it is advisable to know what possible problems cookies can create. Because through them information is constantly transmitted in both directions between the browser and the website, if an attacker or unauthorized person intervenes during the data transmission, the information contained in the cookie can be intercepted. Although very rarely, this can happen if the browser connects to the server using an unencrypted network (e.g., an unsecured WiFi network).

2.8.4. Other cookie-based attacks involve wrong cookie settings on servers. If a website does not require the browser to use only encrypted channels, attackers can use this vulnerability to trick browsers into sending information through unsecured channels. Attackers then use the information for purposes of unauthorized access to certain websites. It is very important to be careful in choosing the most appropriate method of protecting your personal information.


2.9.1. It is possible for Social spot Romania to update this information document from time to time by publishing a new version on this website.

2.9.2. Since the laws on the protection of personal data, the interpretations of state bodies, the recommendations of the supervisory authorities change and improve from time to time, this privacy notice and the conditions of use are expected to change as well. Social spot Romania reserves the right to modify at any time, for any reason and without notice this information document. Any changes to the privacy policy of Social spot Romania will be displayed on this page so that users are aware of the policies of Social spot Romania. The provisions contained in this document replace all previous notices or statements regarding the privacy practices of Social spot Romania and the terms and conditions governing the use of the socialspot.ro website.

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Useful links

If you want to know more about cookies and what they are used for, we recommend the following links:

Microsoft Cookies Guide – http://www.microsoft.com/info/cookies.mspx

All about Cookies – https://www.allaboutcookies.org/verify

IAB Romania provides the following website to provide more information on privacy related to online advertising: http://www.youronlinechoices.com/ro/

For more details on privacy issues, you can also access the following links: