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IE6, cookies & P3P

From: Rigo Wenning <rigo@w3.org>
Date: Wed, 10 Oct 2001 09:07:55 +0200
To: jeanmichel.depasse@mindshare.be
Cc: www-p3p-policy@w3.org
Message-ID: <20011010090754.A973@localhost>
Dear Jean-Michel, 

I think, if you don't collect any personal information, you could
express that in P3P and your method would work again. IE6 is only 
rejecting third party cookies, that have no P3P-Policy. But IE6
only looks into compact-policies, which have a very reduced
expression-power. 

I suggest therefor, that you consider implementing P3P on your
site. I also suggest to implement full policies for the
user-agents to come. You can even contact your data-commissioner,
who might help you implementing.

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Best, 


Rigo Wenning            W3C/INRIA
Policy Analyst          Privacy Activity Lead
mail:rigo@w3.org        2004, Routes des Lucioles
+33 (0)6 73 84 87 31    F-06902 Sophia Antipolis
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From: jeanmichel.depasse@mindshare.be
To: www-p3p-policy@w3.org
Date: Mon, 8 Oct 2001 15:04:15 -0400 (EDT)
Subject: [Moderator Action] IE6, cookies & P3P
>From rigo  Tue Oct  9 11:43:36 2001
Envelope-to: rigo@localhost
Delivery-date: Tue, 09 Oct 2001 11:43:36 +0200
Old-Date: Mon, 8 Oct 2001 21:02:29 +0200

Hi,

Is their a way IE6 can allow cookies from third party without looking at
privacy preferences from the users? I m working in the media field and to
mesure sites traffic we need to work with cookies. IE 6 will not allow it.
How can we do if we want to continue our work? The objetcive is not to work
on profiles but on sites traffic. I don't see the problem with privacy at a
user level. Sites are working with us but we wan't be able to put cookies
anymore.

Thanks in advance for you help.

Best regards
Jean-Michel Depasse
Digital Manager
mdigital Belgium
MindShare Belgium
00.32.2.678.25.45


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