Cookie Compliance

The latest news and best practices for cookie compliance with regulations like the GDPR and CCPA.
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November 2, 2021 - Jeff Edwards

GDPR Cookie Compliance 101: How to Manage EU Users’ Consent

Website cookies can present a big challenge for online businesses. Marketing teams want to capture and track as much visitor information as they can, but many privacy regulations require them to...
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October 27, 2021 - Ensighten

What are Website Cookies and How Do They Work?

If you’ve visited any website on your desktop or your mobile device, you likely see banners like this on the site you are visiting:
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October 20, 2021 - Ensighten

What is Cookie Piggybacking and Is it a Compliance Risk?

Cookie piggybacking, also referred to as cookie syncing and piggybacking tags is a term used to describe a common web development practice that is exposing many companies to avoidable risks and...
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September 28, 2021 - Jeff Edwards

France's CNIL Issues Update on Cookie Compliance Enforcement Actions

Back in July, France’s Data Protection Authority (DPA), the CNIL, issued formal notices to forty organizations it said had failed to follow the GDPR’s cookie compliance guidelines. The non-compliant...
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July 30, 2021 - Ensighten

Amazon Hit with Record $887 Million Fine for GDPR Privacy Violations

Amazon.com Inc. has been hit with the biggest ever GDPR privacy fine—a whopping 746 million-euro ($887 million) penalty—for violating the European Union’s data protection rules.
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July 30, 2021 - Ensighten

France's CNIL Issues Formal Notices for Cookie Noncompliance

France’s data protection authority, the Commission Nationale de L’informatique et des Libertés (CNIL), has issued formal notices of noncompliance to 40 organizations for noncompliant cookie consent...