In compliance with the French National Commission for Data Protection and Liberties (CNIL) Directive of 5 December 2013 concerning cookies, and Article 5(3) of European Directive 2002/58/CE amended by Directive 2009/136/CE, Thales informs visitors that cookies are used on its website.

What are cookies?

Cookies are small text files, implementing tracking mechanisms, that are, for example, placed and/or read on your computer when visiting a website, reading an email, or installing or using software or a mobile application.

How THALES uses cookies?

THALES does not use cookies to identify you or to track you individually, but in order to operate the website as requested, to facilitate navigation thereon as well as for the use of its features, so as to provide you with a seamless experience in the frame of our communication purposes.

THALES uses Google Analytics tools to measure traffic and usage statistics in order to understand how visitors access and use its website. THALES uses information collected through cookies to improve its website and to compile aggregate statistics about the way its website is browsed and used by the visitors. In this respect, please be aware that Google collects and process your personal data through the use of the Google Analytics tool on THALES website. You can learn more about the way Google uses Google Analytics, and how it collects and processes data at

Targeting cookies
These cookies record your visit to our website, the pages you have visited and the links you have followed. We will use this information to make our website and the advertising displayed on it more relevant to your interests. We may also share this information with third parties for this purpose.

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You can choose to disable the use of cookies at any time. You can also set your browser to notify you when cookies are placed on your computer and ask your permission to accept or block them.
You can accept or block cookies on a case-by-case basis or block all cookies completely.

Please remember that changing these settings could affect your ability to access our content and services that require the use of cookies.

If your browser is set to block all cookies, you will not be able to access some of our services. In order to manage cookies in the way that best meets your needs, please keep the purpose of cookies in mind when choosing your browser settings.

Internet Explorer
Click the Tools button, and then click Internet Options.
Click the Privacy tab, and then, under Settings, move the slider to the top to block all cookies or to the bottom to allow all cookies, and then click OK.

From the Tools menu, select Options.
In the new window, select Privacy and adjust settings.

Choose Preferences, and then click Privacy.
In the “Block cookies” section, specify if and when Safari should accept cookies from websites. To see an explanation of the options, click the Help button (question mark).
If you want to see which websites store cookies on your computer, click Details.

Google Chrome
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Select Settings.
Near the bottom of the page, click Show advanced settings.
In the "Privacy" section, click Content settings.
Enable or disable cookies:
- To enable cookies, select Allow local data to be set (recommended).
- To disable cookies, select Block sites from setting any data.

Click Done to save.

In addition, you may wish to visit, which contains comprehensive information on how to do this on a wide variety of browsers.

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Manage your cookie preferences by opening the cookie management panel.

  • How long does THALES retain cookies?

THALES considers that your consent to cookies is valid for a maximum period of thirteen (13) months. After such timeframe, THALES will ask for your consent again.