What is a cookie?
Cookies are small pieces of information stored on your computer by a website you visit. Cookies have different functions. A cookie may allow the site which deposited it to recognize a user from one visit to another, by means of a unique identifier. Some cookies may also be used to store the contents of a shopping cart, others to save a site’s language settings, others to target advertising more accurately, to process statistics and traffic information, facilitate navigation, improve service and make the site more user-friendly for visitors.
What is the applicable legal framework?
Pursuant to Article 32-II of the Law of 6 January 1978, amended by Ordinance No. 2011-1012 of 24 August 2011 which transposed Directive 2009/136 / EC, tracers (cookies and others) requiring consent cannot be filed or read on the terminal until the person has consented.
How to delete cookies related to my surfing on the Internet?
You can also choose to disable cookies in your browser at any time by following the instructions provided in your browser’s help files.
Google Chrome: Go to the “Tools” menu, Click “Settings”, Click “Show advanced settings”, then “Content settings”. “Allow local data storage” should be selected. Once done, select “Block all cookies”.
Internet Explorer: windows.microsoft.com/en-us/internet-explorer/delete-manage-cookies
Mozilla Firefox: support.mozilla.org/kb/activate-deactivate-cookies