Extended information on the use of cookies

The website www.heartofamurderer.com uses cookies and similar technologies to ensure the correct functioning of the procedures and to improve the experience of using online applications. This document provides detailed information on the use of cookies and similar technologies, how they are used by www.heartofamurderer.com and how to manage them.


Cookies are short fragments of text (letters and / or numbers) that allow the web server to store on the client (the browser) information to be reused during the same visit to the site (session cookies) or later, even after days (persistent cookies). Cookies are stored, according to user preferences, by the single browser on the specific device used (computer, tablet, smartphone).

In the following of this document we will refer to cookies and all similar technologies simply by using the term "cookies".

Types of cookies

Based on the characteristics and use of cookies we can distinguish different categories:

Technical cookies - These cookies are essential for the proper functioning of the site www.heartofamurderer.com and are used to manage the login and access to the reserved functions of the site. The duration of cookies is strictly limited to the work session (closed the browser are deleted). The public part of the www.heartofamurderer.com website remains normally usable.

Analysis and performance cookies - These cookies are used to collect and analyze the traffic and use of the site anonymously. These cookies, even without identifying the user, allow, for example, to detect if the same user returns to connect at different times. They also allow you to monitor the system and improve its performance and usability. The deactivation of these cookies can be performed without any loss of functionality.

Profiling cookies - These are permanent cookies used to identify (anonymously or not) user preferences and improve their browsing experience. The www.heartofamurderer.com website does not use cookies of this type.

Third-party cookies

By visiting a website you may receive cookies from both the visited site ("owners") and from sites managed by other organizations ("third parties"). A notable example is the presence of "social plugins" for Facebook, Twitter and Google+. These are parts of the page visited generated directly by the aforementioned sites and integrated into the page of the host site. The most common use of social plugins is aimed at sharing 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 information collected by "third parties" is governed by the relevant information to which reference is made. To ensure greater transparency and convenience, the following are the web addresses of the various information and how to manage cookies.

Facebook information: http://www.facebook.com/help/cookies/

Facebook (configuration): log in to your account. Privacy section.

Twitter information: support.twitter.com/articles/20170514

Twitter (configuration): twitter.com/settings/security

Google+ information: https://policies.google.com/technologies/cookies?hl=en

Google+ (configuration): log in to your account. Privacy section.

Video Vimeo (Vimeo, LLC): Vimeo is a video content visualization service managed by Vimeo, LLC that allows this application to integrate such contents within its pages.

Personal Data collected: Cookies and Usage Data.


Google Analytics

The website www.heartofamurderer.com includes certain components transmitted by Google Analytics, a web traffic analysis service provided by Google. Also in this case these are third-party cookies collected and managed anonymously to monitor and improve the performance of the host site (performance cookies).

Google Analytics uses "cookies" to collect and analyze anonymous information on the behavior of use of the website www.heartofamurderer.com (including the user's IP address). This information is collected by Google Analytics, which processes it for the purpose of preparing reports for the administrators of www.heartofamurderer.com regarding the activities on the websites themselves.

Google Analytics with anonymized IP (Google Inc.)

Google Analytics is a web analytics service provided by Google Inc. ("Google"). Google uses the Personal Data collected for the purpose of tracking and examining the use of this Application, compiling reports and sharing them with other services developed by Google.

Google may use the Personal Data to contextualise and personalize the advertisements of its advertising network.

This integration of Google Analytics makes your IP address anonymous. Anonymisation works by shortening the IP address of the Users within the borders of the member states of the European Union or in other countries participating in the agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases, the IP address will be sent to Google's servers and shortened within the United States.

For more information, please refer to the link below:


The user can selectively disable the action of Google Analytics by installing on his browser the opt-out component provided by Google. To disable the action of Google Analytics, please refer to the link below:


Collection of personal information

www.heartofamurderer.com is a site hosted by the Joomla platform. The privacy of users on the internet is of fundamental importance for www.heartofamurderer.com

Log files: Like many other websites this also makes use of log files, ie records the history of operations as they are performed. The information contained within the log files includes IP addresses, browser type, Internet Service Provider (ISP), date, time, page entry and exit and number of clicks. All this to analyze trends, administer the site, monitor the user's movement inside the site and collect demographic data, IP addresses and other information. This data can not be attributed in any way to the user's identity. The statistics system used is Google Analytics that collects information on the origin of the visits and other generic details not referable to a specific person but treated in a generic way. If you want to exclude your browsing from the collection of statistical data of google Analytics you can download a Google plugin to be excluded from the collection of data, for the browser used.

Cookies: www.heartofamurderer.com uses cookies to store information about visitor preferences and pages visited by the user and to customize the content of the web page based on the type of browser used and depending on other information that this browser send.

Email addresses: the email used to express your opinion, request help or support on www.heartofamurderer.com will not be shared with third parties; Also in the case of the contact form or private email of www.heartofamurderer.com (provided by JotForm: http://www.jotform.com/) your email will not be used for any other purpose other than to receive an answer.

Cookie management

The user can decide whether or not to accept cookies using the settings of his browser.

Attention: the total or partial disabling of technical cookies can compromise the use of the site features reserved for registered users. On the contrary, the usability of public content is also possible by completely disabling cookies.

The disabling of "third-party" cookies does not affect the navigability in any way.

The setting can be defined specifically for different websites and web applications. In addition, the best browsers allow you to define different settings for cookies "owners" and those of "third parties".


 How to disable cookies by configuring the browser


→ Chrome

Run the Chrome Browser

Click on the menu in the browser toolbar next to the url input window for navigation

Select Settings

Click on Show Advanced Settings

In the "Privacy" section click on the "Content settings" button

In the "Cookies" section you can change the following cookie settings:

Allow data to be saved locally

Change local data only until the browser is closed

Prevent sites from setting cookies

Block third-party cookies and site data

Manage exceptions for some websites

Delete one or all cookies

For more information visit the dedicated page.


→ Mozilla Firefox

Run the Mozilla Firefox Browser

Click on the menu in the browser toolbar next to the url input window for navigation

Select Options

Select the Privacy panel

Click on Show Advanced Settings

In the "Privacy" section click on the "Content settings" button

In the "Tracking" section you can change the following cookie settings:

Ask the sites not to make any tracking

Tell the sites the availability to be tracked

Do not communicate any preference regarding the tracking of personal data

From the "History" section you can:

Enabling "Use custom settings" select to accept third-party cookies (always, from most visited sites or never) and to store them for a specified period (until they expire, when Firefox closes or ask every time)

Remove individual cookies stored

For more information visit the dedicated page.


→ Internet Explorer

Run the Internet Explorer Browser

Click the Tools button and choose Internet Options

Click on the Privacy tab and in the Settings section change the slider depending on the desired action for cookies:

Block all cookies

Allow all cookies

Selection of the sites from which to get cookies: move the cursor to an intermediate position so as not to block or allow all cookies, then click on Sites, in the Web Site Address box enter a website and then press on Block or Allow

For more information visit the dedicated page.

→ iOS Safari (mobile devices)

Run the iOS Safari Browser

Tap on Settings and then Safari

Tap on Block Cookies and choose from the various options: "Never", "Third party and advertisers" or "Always"

To delete all cookies stored by Safari, tap Settings, then Safari and then Delete Cookies and data

For more information visit the dedicated page.


→ Opera

Run the Opera Browser

Click on the Preferences then on Advanced and finally on Cookies

Select one of the following options:

Accept all cookies

Accept cookies only from the site you visit: third-party cookies that are sent from a domain other than the one you are visiting will be rejected

Never accept cookies: all cookies will never be saved

For more information visit the dedicated page.


How to disable cookies from third-party services

Google services



 For more information on the privacy policy of this site, please contact the administrators in private by email.

This page is visible, through the link at the bottom of all the pages of the Site.
This privacy statement is drawn up on the basis of multiple legislative systems, including articles 13 and 14 of Regulation (EU) 2016/679.

Unless otherwise specified, this privacy statement only concerns this Application / site.

Last modification: 25 May 2018