GDPR Compliant Cookies Consent And Tracking For Your DNN Website
What are Website Tracking Cookies?
To start with, website cookies are small text files, which are usually stored on the hard drive by the web browser. As for DNN, it uses several website cookies for different purposes. One of them is the forms authentication cookie, which is usually created when users or visitors log in to a site. Apart from that, another type of DNN website cookie is the portal roles cookie. Speaking of that, they help to store, in the current portal, the type of roles that users can access.
Furthermore, DNN supports the tracking of cookie consent under the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). Speaking of GDPR, it's a regulation in European Union law, which helps to monitor and regulate the collection and processing of personal data outside the EU and EEA areas. For instance, for a website outside the EU to acquire data owned by a user in Europe, it has to be GDPR compliance.