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This section contains information on how Alfacubo S.r.l. is managed with regard to the processing of users' data.

This information is also valid for the purposes of the Code regarding the protection of personal data (art. 13 of Legislative Decree no. 196/2003) for those who interact with and can be reached at the address corresponding to the home page:

The information is provided only for and not also for other websites that may be consulted by the user through links contained therein.

The purpose of this document is to provide indications about the manner, timing and nature of the information that data controllers must provide to users when they connect to the web pages of, regardless of the purposes of the connection itself, according to Recommendation No. 2/2001 that the European authorities for the protection of personal data, brought together by Article 29 of Directive No. 95/46/EC, adopted on May 17, 2001 for the collection of personal data online.

  1. The processing of data


In the course of using, data relating to identified or identifiable persons may be processed in order to provide services or to improve services, both for basic services such as user language detection and for more complex services.

The data controller is Alfacubo S.r.l. with registered office in:

Via del Forte Trionfale, 5 - 00135 Rome

VAT No.: 10931291008



The processing of data generated by the use of takes place at the headquarters of the data controller with the intervention of the subjects appointed by it. In case of need, the data related to the newsletter service may be processed by the data controller or subjects appointed by it for this purpose at the relevant office.

  1. Cookies

Cookies are data that are sent by to the user's Internet browser and are stored by it and then transmitted back to the site on the next visit.

They can be used to monitor sessions, to authenticate a user so that he or she can access a site without typing in a name and password each time, and to store his or her preferences.

There are many types of cookies that can be classified by technical aspects, duration, origin and function.

Technical cookies

There are numerous technologies used to store information on the user's computer, which is then collected by sites. Of these, the best known and most widely used is HTML cookies.

They are used for navigation and to facilitate the user's access to and use of the site. They are necessary for the transmission of communications over an electronic network or for the provider to provide the service requested by the customer.

Settings to manage or disable cookies may vary depending on the Internet browser used.

In any case, users can manage or request the general deactivation or deletion of cookies by changing the settings of their Internet browser. Such deactivation may slow down or prevent access to certain parts of the site.

The use of technical cookies enables the safe and efficient use of the site.

Cookies that are placed in the browser and relayed through Google Analytics or through Blogger's Statistics service or similar are technical only if they are used for site optimization purposes directly by the owner of the site itself, which may collect information in aggregate form on the number of users and how they visit the site. Under these conditions, the same rules, regarding information and consent, apply to analytics cookies as to technical cookies.

Durability cookies

From the point of view of duration, one can distinguish temporary session cookies that are automatically deleted at the end of the browsing session and are used to identify the user and thus avoid logging in each page visited and permanent ones that remain active in the pc until expired or deleted by the user.

Session cookies may be installed in order to allow access and stay in the restricted area of the portal as an authenticated user.

They are not stored persistently but only for the duration of browsing until the browser is closed and vanish when the browser is closed. Their use is strictly limited to the transmission of session identifiers consisting of server-generated random numbers necessary to enable secure and efficient exploration of the site.

Third-party cookies

In relation to origin, we distinguish between cookies sent to the browser directly from the site you are visiting and third-party cookies sent to your computer from other sites and not from the one you are visiting.

Persistent cookies are often third-party cookies.

Most third-party cookies are tracking cookies used to detect online behavior, understand interests, and then personalize advertising propositions for users.

Both analytical and profiling third-party cookies may be installed. They are sent from domains of the aforementioned third parties external to the site.

Third-party analytical cookies are used to detect information about user behavior on The detection is done anonymously, in order to monitor the performance and improve the usability of the site. Third-party profiling cookies are used to create profiles related to users, in order to propose advertising messages in line with the choices expressed by the users themselves.

The use of these cookies is governed by the rules prepared by the third parties themselves, therefore, users are encouraged to review the privacy notices and directions for managing or disabling cookies posted on the relevant web pages.

Are cookies used on this site?

Yes, this site uses cookies to improve the site and provide services and functionality to its users.
It is possible to restrict or disable the use of cookies through your web browser; however, without cookies some or all site functionality may be unusable .

What kind of cookies are on this site?

This site does NOT directly use any profiling cookies (No first-party profiling cookies are installed).

However, this site uses embedded objects that download third-party cookies, often capable of profiling the user's interests, searches or browsing, for which you will find detailed links below for information and to manage consent:

Google Analytics

Pages on the site may install Google Analytics cookies, which can analyze aggregate data about visitors; however, this type of cookie is considered technical, as we have included the feature that anonymizes the IP number and the disabling of data cross-referencing between Google products, effectively making it impossible to identify or profile a user.

Hotjar Analytics

The pages of the site install special Analysis of Visitor Behavior cookies within the Alfacubo S.r.l. site, to create data compilation forms or pools (questionnaires), or indicate the areas of the site that perform best, this type of cookie is installed only after the express consent of the person concerned.

Youtube videos

This may embed Youtube videos, owned by Google, capable of profiling, used by this site for the purpose of showing Youtube videos.

Google maps

This may incorporate Google maps, capable of profiling, used by this site for the purpose of displaying Google maps.

Flash cookies

This may incorporate objects with flash player for animations or videos that can collect cookie-like data on the user's terminal, used by this site to show videos or animations.

Facebook and Google Adwords ad cookies

On this site you may possibly find codes that could install cookies for marketing and re-marketing activities and thus user profiling.

Social network cookies

These cookies store information related to site usage from common social networks. To learn about and disable cookies from these social networks here are the references to the individual policies:

How can cookies be managed and/or disabled?

You can in any case revoke or change the type of cookies you accept.
To meet the requirements of the new Privacy Regulation (GDPR) on this site you have the option to change the choice on the type of cookies you want to accept/reject, or revoke your consent.

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In addition to the links suggested so far for each type of cookie, each browser offers methods for restricting or disabling cookies. For more information on cookie management visit the appropriate links:


You can also visit the site, in English, or for information on how you can manage/delete cookies depending on the type of browser you use.


To delete cookies from your smartphone/tablet's Internet browser, you should refer to your device's user manual.

  1. Navigation data

The computer systems and software procedures used to operate this website acquire, in the course of their normal operation, some personal data whose transmission is implicit in the use of Internet communication protocols.

This information is not collected to be associated with identified data subjects, but by its very nature could, through processing and association with data held by third parties, allow users to be identified.

This category of data includes IP addresses or domain names of computers used by users who connect to the site, URI notation addresses of requested resources, the time of the request, the method used in submitting the request to the server, the size of the file obtained in response, the numerical code indicating the status of the response given by the server, and other parameters related to the user's operating system and computer environment.

This data is used for the sole purpose of obtaining anonymous statistical information about the use of the site and to check its correct operation and is deleted immediately after processing.

The data could be used to ascertain liability in case of hypothetical computer crimes against the site: except for this eventuality, at present web contact data do not persist for more than seven days.

  1. Data provided by the user

The optional, explicit and voluntary sending of electronic mail to the addresses indicated on this site entails the subsequent acquisition of the sender's address, necessary to respond to requests, as well as any other personal data included in the message.

Specific summary disclosures will be progressively reported or displayed on pages of the site set up for particular on-demand services.

Data such as: First Name, Last Name, Job Position, Phone Numbers, Fax, Company, and any other personal data voluntarily provided in the body of text may flow into a CRM or be subject to transfer, in particular see item (10) of this privacy policy.

  1. Optional provision of data

Users are always free to provide personal data requested for the purpose of sending informational materials, except as necessary for navigation.

Failure to provide it, on the other hand, may make it impossible to obtain what has been requested.

  1. Method of treatment

Personal data are processed by automated means for the time strictly necessary to achieve the purposes for which they were collected.

Specific security measures are observed to prevent data loss, illegal or incorrect use, and unauthorized access.

  1. Purpose of processing

The processing we intend to carry out, upon your specific consent where necessary, has the following purposes:
a. To enable the provision of the Services you have requested and the subsequent and autonomous management of your control panel, which you will access through registration and the creation of your user profile upon provision of the Services, including the collection, storage and processing of data for the purposes of the establishment and subsequent operational, technical and administrative management of the relationship related to the provision of the Services and the execution of communications relating to the conduct of the relationship established;
b. allow browsing and consultation of the website;
c. respond to requests for assistance or information, which we will receive by e-mail, telephone or through the appropriate "Contact" form within the Site. With particular reference to responses to requests for assistance that are received by via telephone, please be advised that calls may be recorded so that can demonstrate that it has properly addressed the requests.
d. fulfill legal, accounting and tax obligations;
e. carry out marketing activities via e-mail or telephone number for services offered by Alfacubo S.r.l., the data were collected through the specific newsletter or contact forms on unless you have objected to such processing initially or during subsequent communications;
f. to process studies, research, market statistics; to send you advertising material, information, commercial information or surveys to improve the service ("customer satisfaction") via e-mail or text message, and/or through the use of the telephone with operator and/or through the official pages of on social networks;
g. any important or information security communications;

  1. Legal basis and mandatory or optional nature of processing

The legal basis for the processing of Personal Data for the purposes referred to in Section 7(a-b-c) is Article 6(1)(b) of the Regulations as the processing is necessary for the provision of the contracted Services. The provision of Personal Data for these purposes is optional but failure to provide it would result in the inability to activate the Services requested.
The purpose referred to in Section 7(d) represents legitimate processing of Personal Data under Article 6(1)(c) of the Regulations. Once Personal Data is provided, the processing is indeed necessary to fulfill a legal obligation to which is subject.
Processing performed for marketing purposes is based on the granting of your consent in accordance with Art. 6(1)(a) and Art. 22(2)(c) of the Regulations. Further below you will be able to find the details to revoke in part or in full your consent to the processing of data for marketing purposes.

  1. Recipients of personal data

Your Personal Data may be shared, for the purposes set out in section 3 above, with:
a. entities that typically act as data processors ie:
(i) persons, companies or professional firms that provide assistance and advice to Alfacubo S.r.l. in accounting, administrative, legal, tax, financial and debt collection matters relating to the provision of the Services;
ii) subjects with whom it is necessary to interact for the provision of the Services (e.g. domestic and foreign Registration Authorities to which the Maintainer's technical and administrative documentation and forms must be transmitted, the authorities that manage the WHOIS database that contains the personal data of domain name assignees, the subjects that provide the credit card payment service, the subjects and companies that provide hosting / cloud services / ssl certificates / email services)
(iii) parties delegated to perform technical maintenance activities (including maintenance of network equipment and electronic communication networks);
(iv) companies providing marketing and business management services.
b. subjects, entities or authorities to whom it is mandatory to communicate your personal data under provisions of the law or orders of the authorities;
c. persons authorized by Alfacubo S.r.l. for the processing of Personal Data necessary to perform activities strictly related to the provision of the Services, who have committed to confidentiality or have an appropriate legal obligation of confidentiality;

  1. Transfers of personal data

Some of your Personal Data is shared with Recipients that may be located outside the European Economic Area. Alfacubo S.r.l. ensures that your Personal Data is processed by these Recipients in compliance with the Regulation. Indeed, transfers may be based on an adequacy decision or Standard Contractual Clauses approved by the European Commission. More information is available from the Data Controller.
To receive details of the recipients of transfers concerning your personal data, you can make a request at or by mail to the address indicated in the "Rights of Data Subjects" section.

  1. Data retention

The Personal Data processed for the purposes set out in section 7(a-b-c) will be kept for the time strictly necessary to achieve those same purposes. In any case, since these are processing operations carried out for the provision of Services, Alfacubo S.r.l. will process Personal Data for as long as permitted by Italian law to protect its interests (Art. 2946 c.c. et seq.).
Personal Data processed for the purposes set forth in Section 7(d) will be retained for as long as required by the specific obligation or applicable law. By way of example, traffic data will be retained for purposes of justice for one year after its generation, or until the time provided by the applicable pro tempore anti-terrorism regulations; otherwise, it will be retained for six months.
For the purposes of Section 7 (e)(f), on the other hand, your Personal Data will be processed until your consent is revoked. This is without prejudice, in any case, to the possibility for Alfacubo S.r.l. to retain your Personal Data for as long as permitted by Italian law to protect its interests (Art. 2947(1)(3) c.c.). More information regarding the data retention period and the criteria used to determine this period can be requested by writing to the Data Controller.

  1.  Rights of data subjects

You have the right to ask Alfacubo S.r.l., at any time:
- access to your Personal Data;
- rectification or the right to request restriction of processing in the cases provided for in Article 18 of the Regulation;
- obtain in a structured, commonly used and machine-readable format the data concerning you, in the cases provided for in Article 20 of the Regulation;
- The partial deletion of certain data;
- The right to be forgotten: i.e., the right to request the total deletion of your data from our systems, except for data related to contractual or legal obligations. (ex: Billing, obligations arising from security);

Requests should be addressed to:

  • By e-mail, at:
  • by mail to the following address: Via del Forte Trionfale, 5 - 00135 Rome

For requests concerning privacy issues, please send your message with a scanned copy of your ID card by including the following in the body of the text in addition to the reason for your request:

I authorize the processing of the personal data sent in this email/postal message by Alfacubo S.r.l., the data controller, for the purposes concerning the personal data set out in the body of the text of this message for the time necessary to carry out the operation and I accept the privacy policy as set out on the page:

  1. Security of the data provided

Data security is guaranteed during the use of the platform by the compliance of the procedures adopted by following the directives identified in Articles 32 and 33 of Regulation (EU) 2016/679 (GDPR)

In the event of a personal data breach, the controller shall notify the competent supervisory authority pursuant to Article 55 of the breach without undue delay and, where feasible, within 72 hours of becoming aware of it, unless the personal data breach is unlikely to present a risk to the rights and freedoms of natural persons.

A possible notice of violation also involves:

(a) describe the nature of the personal data breach including, where possible, the categories and approximate number of data subjects involved and the categories and approximate number of personal data records involved;
(b) provide the name and contact details of the data protection officer or other contact point from which more information can be obtained;
(c) describe the likely consequences of the personal data breach;
(d) describe the measures taken or proposed to be taken by the data controller to remedy the personal data breach and also, where appropriate, to mitigate its possible adverse effects.

  1. Changes to this document

This document, published at: constitutes the privacy policy of this site. Alfacubo S.r.l. reserves the right to modify or simply update its content, in part or in full, including due to changes in applicable legislation. Alfacubo S.r.l. will inform you of such changes as soon as they are introduced and they will be binding as soon as they are published on the Site. Alfacubo S.r.l. therefore invites you to visit this section on a regular basis in order to acquaint yourself with the most recent and updated version of this privacy policy.

The document was updated on 11/06/2018 to comply with the relevant regulatory provisions.