Privacy

HiMedia Group policy regarding privacy and use of cookies

 

1. HiMedia Group (www.himediagroup.com)

HiMedia Group is an Internet agency. HiMedia Group’s activity consists in acting as an intermediary between publishers and advertisers in order to display advertising campaigns. In doing so, HiMedia Group is aiming to offer the most pertinent advertisements to Internet users.
In order to enrich your surfing experience on the publisher’s website, HiMedia Group is looking for the advertisements that you should be interested in.
These ads are automatically selected according to predetermined criteria reflecting the content of the pages or the categories of websites/Apps/Mobile sites you are surfing on, as well as by the information that you could have chosen to share with HiMedia Group at the time of your inscription on various websites or services.
In order to do this, HiMedia Group is communicating with your computer through advertising cookies.


2. A « cookie »

A cookie is a tiny computer file used by digital networks professionals to exchange a restricted amount of information with the Internet user’s device.
Cookies may be used, for example, to record the browsing preferences selected by an Internet user when visiting a website, or to record the login entered on a website requiring identification, or the content of a basket when shopping online, etc.
The features and information stored in each cookie vary according to the type of service and website it is associated with.

An advertising targeting cookie will permit to identify different criteria for the purpose of managing the display of advertising campaigns.

A non advertising targeting cookie will permit to block the setting up of an advertising targeting cookie. A non advertising targeting cookie is automatically sent to the Internet user’s device when he expressed his choice not to receive personalized advertisements.

As part of its activity, HiMedia Group is currently using different advertising cookies.

The nature, duration, details and purposes of cookies used by HiMedia Group are detailed hereafter:

Platform Type Cookie Validity Description
HiMedia RP __uuid 30 days User id retargeting product.
HiMedia RP optout 720 days if max-age, January, 09, 2019 if expires Opt out platform.
HiMedia CS him_uuid 365 days User id cookie store.
HiMedia CS him_members 300 days if max-age, December, 31, 2050 if expires (Internet Explorer <= 8) Link between him_uuid with a member_id. member_id is an id of data sources.
Leadplace* Container tag 6 months Synchronization with the DSP Leadplace cookie.
Leadplace* DSP Container tag 3 months Allows display of the advertising campaigns through a marketplace.


* Note : As part of its partnership with the TEMELIO, HIMEDIA is led to drop these cookies that are operated by TEMELIO.

HiMedia technical display partners may also use cookies in the course of their activities. These cookies are not deployed by HiMedia (For informative purpose only):

Plateforme Cookie
AppNexus uuid2
AppNexus uuid2 (opt out)
AppNexus sess
AppNexus icu
AppNexus anj
AppNexus token
AppNexus acb
AppNexus PHPSESSID
Krux _kuid_
Krux _kuid_
Krux _kuid_
Krux X-ServedBy
Smart pid
Smart pdomid
Smart vs
Smart iab
Smart pbw
Smart pbwmaj6
Smart sasd/sasd2
Smart Trk***
Smart dyncdn
Smart comp, compginc2, compgb
Smart TestIfCookie/TestIfCookieP
Ezakus Cf (Art 3)
Liverail Cf (Art 3)
Moat Cf (Art 3)

3. Controlling advertising cookies

Advertising cookies information are used by HiMedia Group for the display of personalized advertisements. Other advertising networks may also provide you with personalized ads, through a similar operating principle and regardless of HiMedia Group.

In order to provide you with a better control and an easier way to access and manage advertising cookie, we invite you to visit the following website http://www.youronlinechoices.eu/ gathering the most important advertising networks.

You can choose to accept or decline advertising cookies from each advertising network.

You can also choose to decline HiMedia Group network advertising cookies by clicking there.

Finally, you can get further information regarding HiMedia technical display partners’ policies and you can choose to accept or decline their advertising cookies by clicking there:

http://www.appnexus.com/platform-policy#choices

http://www.krux.com/krux_privacy/consumer_choice

http://smartadserver.fr/privacy-policy

http://www.liverail.com/privacy-policy

http://www.ezakus.fr/privacy

http://www.moat.com/privacy

Note: If you choose to decline targeting cookies from a network, you will only see non-personalized ads from this network.
Your computer will however still receive technical cookies and also non targeting cookies.


4. Go further

To block or permanently disable cookies on your computer (Important: some services and websites may require cookies to be enabled in order to function properly, please check your browsing requirements before disabling):

Google Chrome: Press Ctrl + Maj + Suppr

Internet Explorer: Press Alt + X then select « Option » tab

Mozilla Firefox: Click on the Firefox menu and select « Confidentiality »


5. Privacy protection

Whenever you visit an Internet website/service or fill in online identification form, we advise you to always check that the Internet websites or services you visit have in place a privacy policy that protects your personal data. You should also check how cookies are used on the concerned website/service.

HiMedia Group is a member of EDAA program (http://www.edaa.eu/participating-companies/). HiMedia Group commits with other online industry’s leading businesses to self-regulations outlining good practice aimed at enhancing transparency and consumer control when advertisements using behavioral information and criteria are delivered.




6. Complaints Handling

For any requests/complaints, please send your request:

Thank you for clearly mentioning the nature and details of your request/complaint.


7. Update information

Version 3 : April 2015
HiMedia Group “policy regarding privacy and use of cookies” may be modified at any time by HiMedia Group for the purposes of complying with i) current regulations changes, ii) new HiMedia Group products and services. Any changes will remain compliant with HiMedia Group’s commitments to promote responsible advertising practices.

We invite you to consult our privacy protection policy at regular intervals.