1. What is a cookie?
A cookie is a small data file saved on your computer or mobile device at the request of a website via your browser when you visit that website. The cookies enable the website to “remember” your actions or preferences for a certain amount of time.
Some cookies are deleted when you close your browser. These are known as session cookies. Others remain on your device until they expire or until they are deleted from your cache. These are called persistent cookies, and they keep certain information about your previous visits in memory for use when you return to the website.
A cookie can be used to temporarily save anonymous information about the use and users of a website.
Some cookies are necessary in order to use a website, while others are used to customize and optimize the content being displayed, to gather user preferences, to track the website’s audience, to identify errors and to ensure secure access.
On our Website, we and our service providers use persistent cookies. When you browse our Website, you accept, by default, that sanofi-aventis Group will install cookies in your browser.
If you do not want our Website to install cookies in your browser, you can disable cookies on the Cookies Settings page, or modify your browser settings. In such a case, some pages of the Website might not function properly.
3. The cookies that we use
Required to run this website, for example by enabling a visitor to stay connected to his/her account.
These cookies indirectly help to improve this website by tracking how you use it. This group of cookies collects anonymous information in order to generate usage statistics reports for a Website without individual users being identified.
You can configure your browser to accept or refuse all cookies, to be notified when a cookie is issued, to check its validity, its duration and its contents, and to delete your cookies periodically.
For further information about cookies, including how they are installed and how to manage and delete them, you can go to www.allaboutcookies.org.