The new Electronic Communications Act (ZEK-1) implementing into the Slovenian legislation the revised Directive 2002/58/EC on privacy in electronic communications enters into force on 15/06/2013 and applies to all websites that in any way for their operations use web cookies and similar technologies.
The Directive is amended also in provisions stipulating cookies and similar technologies, enabling to store information or to obtain information stored on the user's terminal equipment (such as computer, mobile device). The use of such technologies is now possible only on the basis of the consent of the user.
What are HTTP cookies?
A cookie is a small text file that is transferred to the user’s computer when he/she visits a website and may contain:
• name of the server from which the cookie is sent;
• lifetime of the cookie;
• value, - in general randomly generated unique number.
The cookie itself does not contain or collect information. However, identification of a cookie by the server together with a web browser enables assistance in the implementation of user-friendly services, for instance, to recall previous purchases or data about the user's account. By fact, only the server that has sent a cookie can read and use it. Thus, cookies can also enrich the user’s experience on the safe website.
List of HTTP cookies on the website www.smaklabels.com
A website www.smaklabels.com, on which you are, for its operation uses web cookies. The following is a list of all the Web cookies used by the website and an explanation of their purpose.