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Cookies are categorized as ‘online identifier’ in GDPR and can be considered as personal data under GDPR; hence they are subject to compliance. Not just browser cookies, but other types of cookies and tracking technologies such as pixel trackers, web beacons, social share buttons are also subject to GDPR.
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Do I need a cookie banner for my website?
Cookie consent banners are mandatory for compliance in the EU and a best practice under other laws. A cookie banner should declare information about what cookies and trackers are present on a website and give the users a choice of consent before dropping cookies on their browser.
Additional consent requirements of GDPR are – proof of consent and withdrawal of consent. Users should be able to withdraw/modify their consent easily and businesses should be able to provide proof of compliance.
Users in the EU have the right to be informed about how their personal data is being processed. This includes information about cookies, as they can be classified as personal data under GDPR.
The California Consumer Protection Act (CCPA) requires websites to inform users about the personal information they collect and process, including to which third parties they sell/share/disclose this data.
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