Cookies are small text files which are placed and stored on the User’s computer, smartphone or any other device optimized for the Internet when they visit a Website. They enable websites to recognize a User, note the pages they visit and their preferences so as to generally improve their browsing experience and security, and adapt the content displayed to their interests.
Information stored by cookies notably include the web pages viewed, the advertisements on which the User has clicked, their type of web browser, their IP address and the information they have entered to avoid them having to repeat the process.
Strictly necessary cookies
These are cookies that are strictly necessary to browse the website and use its features. The Website Cookie (SITE) is used to distinguish between local and global pages.
Session and profile cookies
These cookies (Coremetrics) are used to adapt the Website to User needs. They provide anonymous statistics that measure: the number of visits, the number of pages viewed and User activity on the Website (pages and sections viewed, most common browsing paths, etc.). These cookies allow a better understanding of the interests of the User, notably via their browsing paths. Cookies are never used to track a User when they browse a different website.
On most computers, smartphones and other devices optimized for the Internet, browsers are usually configured to accept cookies. The User can modify their preferences regarding cookies for the Website or any other website via their browser settings. They can accept or reject cookies via their web browser, and modify the choices they have made. To do this, the User can refer to the help menu or the dedicated section of their web browser.
The help menus of certain web browsers can be accessed by clicking on the following links:
For mobile devices, Users can click on the following links:
Depending on the browser, the User can also activate the Private Browsing or "Do Not Track" setting.
For more information on how to manage cookies through other browsers, the User can consult their online help menus.