Confidentiality policy

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Usage of personal data collected


When you leave a comment on our website, the data written in the comment form and also your IP address and your browser’s user agent are collected to help us detect undesirable comments.

An anonymised string created from your email address (also called a hash) can be sent to the Gravatar service in order to check if you are using the latter. The confidentiality clauses of the Gravatar service are available here: After validation of your comment, your profile photo will be able to be seen publicly next to your comment.


If you are a registered user and you upload pictures to the website, we recommend that you avoid uploading pictures that contain GPS coordinate EXIF data. Internet users that visit your website can download and extract location data from these pictures.

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If you leave a comment on our site, you will be asked to record your name, email address and website in cookies. This is solely for your comfort so as to not have to enter this information if you leave another comment later. These cookies expire after one year.

If you go to the login page, a temporary cookie will be created in order to determine whether or not your browser accepts cookies. It does not contain an y personal data and will be deleted automatically when you close your browser.

When you log on, we set up a certain number of cookies in order to record your login information and your screen preferences. The lifetime of a session cookie is two days, that of a screen option cookie is one year. If you tick “Remember me”, your session cookie will be kept for two weeks. If you log off from your account, the session cookie will be deleted.

When modifying or publishing a publication, an additional cookie will be recorded in your browser. This cookie does not contain any personal data. It simply indicates the ID of the publication that you have just modified. It expires after one day.

Embedded content from other sites

The articles on this site can include embedded content (for example, videos, pictures, articles…). Embedded content from other sites behaves in the same way as if the visitor had gone to this other site.

These websites could collect data about you, use cookies, embed third-party tracking tools, track your interactions with this embedded content if you have an account connected to their website.

Statistics and audience measurements

Usage and transmission of your personal data

Storage periods for your data

If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This makes it possible to recognise and automatically approve the following comments instead of leaving them in the moderation queue.

For users who register on our site (if this is possible), we also store the personal data indicated in their profile. All users can see, modify or delete their personal information at any time (except for their username). The site managers can also see and modify this information.

The rights that you have concerning your data

If you have an account or if you have left comments on the site, you can request to receive a file that contains all the personal data that we have concerning you, including that you provided to us. You also request deletion of the personal data concerning you. This does not take account of data stored for administrative, legal or security reasons.

Transmission of your personal data

Visitor comments can be checked using an automated service that detects undesirable comments.

Contact information

Additional information

How we protect your data

Procedures implemented in case of a data breach

Third-party services that transmit data to us

Automated marketing and/or profiling operations conducted using personal data

Displaying of information linked to the sectors subjected to specific regulations