May 31st, 2012

On May 26th 2012, new rules governing the use of cookies by websites comes into force in Europe.

The new regulations require that users or subscribers of the website consent to the placement of cookies on their device.

PixCookiesRestrict module and system plugin will prevent the placing of cookies on a web device until the user has actively agreed to accept them.

What does PixCookiesRestrict do?

It will stop the standard Joomla installation cookies from being placed on the visitors device until the visitor has actively agreed to accept cookies by clicking the module button. It will also look for cookies placed there by JavaScript and remove them.