Cookies policy

What is a cookie?
A cookie is a text file liable to be saved to a hard drive space on your terminal* when you consult an online service using your browsing software. A cookie file allows the issuer to identify the terminal* on which it is saved, for the term of validity or storage.

* the terminal is the hardware (computer, tablet, smartphone, etc.) that you use to view or display a website, app, advertisement, etc.

Why do we use cookies?
We and our partners use different types of cookies for the purposes described below.

  1. Operating cookies
    These cookies are essential for browsing our website (such as session identifiers), allowing you to use the main features of the site and to secure your connection. For example, they give you direct access to the reserved and personal areas of our site, thanks to identifiers or data you may have previously provided. Without cookies, you would be unable to use our site effectively. We therefore advise you not to delete them.
  2.  Analytical cookies to improve our services
    These cookies are not essential for browsing our site but are used to optimize its operation and give you access to specific features and / or customize the editorial content according to ... [to be specified]. They also allow you to adapt the presentation of our site to the display preferences of your terminal. These cookies enable you to have a fluid and customized navigation.
  3. Cookies for audience measurement
    These cookies are used to better understand the use and performance of our site, to establish statistics, traffic volumes and use of various elements of our site (content visited, path) allowing us to improve the interest and ergonomics of our services (the pages or sections most often visited, the most read articles, ...). These cookies are also used to evaluate the performance of our advertising campaigns.
  4. Advertising cookies (personalised offers)
    These cookies are used to propose advertisements tailored to your interests, not only on our website but on other sites as well. They are used in particular to limit the number of times you see an ad and to help measure the effectiveness of an ad campaign.

    The advertising content displayed on your terminal can be made relevant to you by combining browsing information on our website from your terminal with data you have previously provided.

    Rejecting advertising cookies has no impact on the use of our website. However, it does not stop you from seeing ads. All it does is stop you from seeing ads that reflect your interests or preferences.
    Advertising cookies are predominantly third-party cookies and derive mainly from advertising networks or our partners.
  5. Sharing cookies (social media)
    Our website contains links to Facebook, Twitter and other similar social media networks, allowing you to share content from our website with others. When you use Share buttons, a third-party cookie is installed. If you are connected to social media when browsing our website, the Share buttons allow the content viewed to be linked to your user account.

    We advise you to regularly consult the privacy protection policies of those social media networks to learn about how and why they use any browsing information collected through Share buttons (particularly for advertising purposes).

Cookie storage period
Cookies are stored for a maximum period of 13 months.

How to reject/delete cookies
For the most part, cookies can only be saved to a terminal with the consent of the terminal’s user. The user can give and modify consent at any time free of charge. If you have agreed to allow cookies to be saved to your terminal (via your browsing software), the cookies contained in the pages and content that you have viewed can be temporarily stored in a dedicated space on your terminal’s hard drive.

Cookies issued and used by third parties are subject to the cookies policies adopted by said parties. We inform you of the end purpose of third-party cookies to our knowledge and of the resources at your disposal to make choices regarding these cookies.

What cookies are used on our website?
The list of cookies contained on our website is provided below. This list is regularly updated:

Operating cookies
Cookie's issuerData recipientData storage periodPurpose
SERVERIDSociete GeneraleThe SERVERID cookie is a session cookie created by PHP which permeet to know on which server the user is. It has no validity period. It disappears when the user logout.It determines a user session and to transmit state data through a temporary cookie commonly known as session cookie
PHPSESSIDSociete GeneraleThe PHPSESSID cookie is a session cookie created by PHP which has no period of validity.It disappears when the client close the session. It is a PHP native cookie and allows website to store serialized state dataIt determines a user session and to transmit state data through a temporary cookie commonly known as session cookie
_atuvcSlumburlandNon-personnal data, 731 daysSharing social media fonctionnality 
Fe_typo_userSlumburlandID Token, sessionAuthentication mechanism
Anakytics cookies to improve our services
Cookie's issuerData recipientData storage periodPurpose
LangSociete GeneraleActive 1 yearIt orients the user to the selected language during the last visit or to the browser language
Cookies for audience measurement
Cookie's issuerData recipientData storage periodPurpose
civicAllowCookiesSociete GeneraleCan take value Yes or No ; lifetime 90 daysTo keep track of the client agreement on advertising cooking, browsing analysis and sharing website content. Its value can be set at yes or no
Google Ciblage publicitaire DoubleClick – Relatif à l’API Google
Google Relatif à Google Unisersal Analytics