A cookie is an information placed on the hard disk of an Internet user by the server of the site he visits. It contains several data: the name of the server that deposited it, an identifier in the form of a unique number, possibly an expiry date.
This information is sometimes stored on the computer in a simple text file that a server accesses to read and record information.
Two types of cookies are stored and/or read from the site:
- A session ID cookie allowing the user to to be recognized by the service.
- A cookie for audience measurement (Google Analytics) that allows to analyze the User's navigation and to measure the site's audience (number of visits, number of pages viewed, visitor activity on the site, frequency of return of visitors visitors to the site).
The user is informed that:
- The cookie for audience measurement (Google Analytics) has a duration valid for 12 months from the date of their first filing in the User's terminal equipment.
The User is informed that he may object to the filing and/or the reading cookies by means of the settings of his browser, before their installation and on a case-by-case basis.
The settings of each browser are different, the User can go to the help section to get the procedure to follow to manage cookies.