Tracers and Cookies


A cookie is a small text and number file that is saved on your browser or hard drive on your computer. In this way, we can, amongst other things, retain your preferences when using our websites.

To do this, we use functional cookies that allow you a more user-friendly use of our websites during your visits. We also use non-functional third-party cookies to collect statistics about our visitors and to improve our websites for the future.

Cookies can be deposited as soon as you visit one of our websites, unless you have modified the browser settings to refuse cookies.

Doxense uses cookies to:

  • Compile statistical data on the use of the site to improve it
  • Share our web pages on social networks
  • Facilitate the ability of users to browse our websites

Doxense uses different types of cookies:

  • Performance and audience measurement cookies
  • Third-party cookies


1. Disable cookies in your browser

The links below will help you learn more about what to do to disable cookies directly in your Internet browsers.

Warning, Completely disabling cookies for the use of our services, may render them inoperative, partially or totally. The same is true for other websites and services.

  • Mozilla Firefox  

  • Google Chrome 

  • Apple Safari

For MacOS (McIntosh, MacBook, etc.):

For iOS (iPhone, iPad, etc.):

  • Microsoft Internet Explorer

  • Microsoft Edge

  • Opera

  • Other browsers

To disable or manage cookies in other browsers, refer to the browser’s documentation or online help.

2. Disable cookies with our banner

When you access you have the possibility to consent to the use of certain types of cookies and to refuse others. To do this, follow the instructions given to you via the banner of information and acceptance of cookies.

3.  Cookies of performance and audience measurement

The website uses Google Analytics, a website analysis service provided by Google Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses “cookies” to analyze your use of the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of this site is in principle transmitted to a Google server in the United States and is recorded there. However, if IP anonymization is enabled on this site, your IP address will be truncated beforehand by Google in the Member States of the European Union or in the other States party to the Agreement on the European Economic Area.

The full IP address is transmitted to a Google server in the United States and truncated in that country only in exceptional cases. At our request, Google will use this information to analyze your use of the site, to report on the site’s activities and to provide us with other services related to the use. The IP address transmitted by your browser for Google Analytics is neither aggregated nor cross-checked with other data that Google may have on you.

You can prevent Google’s collection of data about your use of the site generated by Google Analytics cookies, including your IP address, as well as the processing of this data by Google by downloading and installing the plug-in (plug-in, or add -on) browser available at This plugin will disable Google Analytics for all websites, not just for To disable Google Analytics (and other tracers) only on certain sites, you can use browser plug-ins, including Ghostery, uBlock, disconnect and privacy badger.


Supplier Name of the Cookie Function Retention Period Status
Google Analytics _ga

Cookies to collect information about the use of the site (such as the number of visitors, the number of pages visited) in order to improve it.

See the Google Privacy Policy :

To oppose these cookies and find out more, see here: and here:

2 years Optional
Google Analytics _gid 1 day Optional

4. Third party cookies

The AddThis technology that we use to allow you to easily share content from on social networks also allows you to offer targeted content and advertising based on your interests and browsing history. shares.

We also include on our website videos hosted on the Youtube platform, which may affect the cookies placed on your computer or your device when you display a page containing a video hosted on Youtube.

Third-party cookies that can be used are listed below:

Supplier Name of the Cookie Function Retention period Status
AddThis BKIgnore Designed to provide you with content and advertising tailored to your interests. persistent Optional
AddThis bt2   Optional
AddThis di2   Optional
AddThis loc   Optional
AddThis mus   Optional
AddThis na_id   Optional
AddThis na_tc   Optional
AddThis notice_gdpr_prefs   Optional
AddThis notice_preferences   Optional
AddThis ouid   Optional
AddThis ssc   Optional
AddThis uid   Optional
AddThis uvc   Optional
AddThis vc   Optional
Youtube PREF Preferences for google services, especially for viewing youtube videos 244 days Optional
Youtube VISITOR_INFO1_LIVE Preferences for using youtube services and videos 180 days Optional
Youtube YSC Preferences for using youtube services and videos Expires at the end of the session Optional

Visitors can easily unsubscribe from interest-based advertising made easy by AddThis tools at any time by using the AddThis option:

More information can be found here:

To globally control third-party cookies, you can use the following online tool:

To disable most tracers globally or only on certain sites, you can use browser plug-ins, including Ghostery, uBlock, disconnect and privacy badger.