The CNIL announced today that it is conducting its Cookies Sweep today and tomorrow (September 18-19). The CNIL will review 100 French websites and will check the following:
- the number and type of cookies set on the website users’ devices;
- the way website users are informed about cookies;
- the visibility and quality of such information;
- how user consent is collected;
- the consequences if the website user refuses to be tracked;
- the cookies’ lifespan.