The Law of Cookies fights against "Spam"

Posted 12/2/2013

A cookie is a file that is downloaded to your computer to access certain websites. Cookies allow a website, among other things, store and retrieve information about browsing habits of a user or his computer, depending on the information they contain and the way you use your computer, can be used to recognize the user.


Ex: You recently searched for a cheap flight in a company, and now on any page visit, they show you more flights by that company. The web has detected what your needs are and advertises on a potential client.


The second paragraph of Article 22 of the LSSI (Law of Services for Information Society) states that we can not have a web that incorporates cookies on the computers of visitors and admitted without having informed the user consent.

What is the problem??

That if you don't configure it soon, the fine amounts to 30,000 for accessing information of a person without their consent.

PuntoClick created a module, as professionally developed for the web and online shopping pages designed by comply, showing notice and obtaining consent for using cookies in your online store or website. This module complies strictly with LSSI. With the installation and use of this module will be impossible for a penalty occurs.

A safe bet to avoid the fine.