What is a cookie?

A cookie is information placed on an Internet user’s hard drive by the server of the site he is visiting. It contains several data: the name of the server which deposited it, an identifier in the form of a unique number, possibly an expiration date. This information is sometimes stored on the computer in a simple text file that a server accesses to read and record information. HTTP cookies may be stored for a period limited to the time you spend on a given site (these are session cookies) or may remain stored on your browser for a specific period longer than that of your session. in progress (we then speak of permanent cookies).
Cookies do not carry any viruses and cannot install malware.
Cookies have different functions. A cookie can allow the person who placed it to recognize an Internet user, from one visit to another, using a unique identifier. Some cookies can also be used to store the contents of a shopping cart, others to save the language settings of a site, and still others to carry out targeted advertising.

What cookies do we use?

Depending on the terminal you use to browse our site, we set up cookies in particular in order to:
– Identify you and get to know you better to offer you personalized browsing.
– Ensure browsing security and fight against fraud.
– Offer you content related to your interests.
Generally speaking, the cookies on our website fall into the categories below:
– Identity cookie: Identification of the Internet user when connecting to the site. This category includes cookies that allow the site to recognize you during the same session and improve your navigation within our website.

How do I configure cookies via my browser?

Internet browsers’ default settings are usually set to accept cookies, but you can easily change these settings by modifying your browser settings. However, if you choose to disable cookies through your browser, you may no longer be able to benefit from all the features we offer through our sites.
Our servers are not configured to collect personal information about visitors to the site other than the following technical data which is immediately made anonymous: origin of connections (access provider), IP address, type and version of the browser used. Under no circumstances do we collect visitors’ email addresses without them deliberately providing it to us.
The traffic data and cookie files that we install on your computer are only intended to allow us to analyze the use of our information pages in order to improve their content. Data relating to visitor navigation is not used by name. These are aggregated statistics allowing you to know the most and least popular pages, preferred paths, activity levels by day of the week and time of day, main client or server errors.
We remind you that you have, in your browser software, the possibility of blocking the installation of cookies on your computer.
For more information on cookie settings, you can consult the following sites:
For Internet Explorer™: http://windows
For Safari™:]
For Chrome™: https://
For Firefox™:
For Opera™: http://help.opera. com/Windows/10.20/en/cookies.html

Your choices regarding cookies

Several options are available to you for managing cookies. Any settings that you can undertake will be likely to modify your browsing on the Internet and our site as well as your conditions of access to certain services requiring the use of cookies. You can choose at any time to express and modify your wishes regarding cookies.

You can configure your browser software so that cookies are saved on your terminal or, on the contrary, that they are rejected, either systematically or depending on their issuer. You can also configure your browser software so that you are offered the acceptance or refusal of cookies from time to time, before a cookie is likely to be stored on your terminal. For more information, see the section How do I configure cookies via my internet browser? below.

1. The agreement on cookies
The registration of a cookie in a terminal is subject to the wishes of the user of the terminal, which he can express and modify at any time and free of charge through the choices made to him offered by its navigation software. If you have accepted in your browser software the recording of cookies in your Terminal, the cookies integrated into the pages and content that you have consulted may be temporarily stored in a dedicated space on your terminal. They will be readable only by their issuer.
2. Refusal of cookies
If you refuse the recording of cookies in your terminal, or if you delete those stored there, you will no longer be able to benefit from a certain number of functionalities necessary to browse certain areas of our site. This would be the case if you tried to access our content or services which require you to identify yourself. Where applicable, we decline all responsibility for the consequences linked to the degraded functioning of our services resulting from the impossibility for us to record or consult the cookies necessary for their operation and which you have refused or deleted.

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