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Read and understand the compliance report's excel export

The Excel export of a compliance report provides detailed information about the compliance status of a given website. The Excel export can be generated in the Didomi console. The Excel file will include all information for the report period.

 

PAGES

 

This sheet lists all the pages that were visited by our bots during the report period.

Date: the date and time when the page was browsed.
URL: the full URL of the page that was browsed.
Title: the title (content of the <title> HTML tag) of the page.

 

WEBSITE - COOKIES

 

This sheet lists all the cookies set on the original domain (the one that is being browsed by our bot). These are called "first-party" cookies and include both the cookies set by the website itself as well as cookies set by third-parties embedded on the website via JavaScript.

Page URL: the URL where the cookie was set.
Cookie Domain: the domain that was used when setting the cookie.
Cookie Name: the name of the cookie.
Lifetime: the lifetime of the cookie, in seconds.
Sample: a sample of content extracted from the cookie.

 

WEBSITE - COMPLIANCE

 

This sheet lists the compliance requirements of the property. It's an exact representation of the metrics displayed in the "Website" tab of reports in the Didomi Console.

Requirement: the name of the metric
Result: whether the requirement is met or not

 

 

The metrics are divided in three sections:

User Consent

  • Privacy/User Consent/Information about cookies on the home page: is the website correctly informing the user about their use of cookies? (usually with a cookie banner/notice)
  • Privacy/User Consent/Honoring user choice: are cookies set on the user browser after they agree to the website use of cookies?
  • Privacy/User Consent/Cookie lifetime below 13 months: is the lifetime of all cookies below 13 months?

Privacy Policy

  • Privacy/Privacy Policy/Present: does the website have a dedicated privacy policy? (not included in the "terms and conditions" section)
  • Privacy/Privacy Policy/Present on all pages: is the website privacy policy available on all pages?
  • Privacy/Privacy Policy/Explicit about cookies: does the privacy policy include a full list of all cookies set by the website and their use?
  • Privacy/Privacy Policy/Explicit about vendors: does the privacy policy include a full list of vendors setting cookies on the website?
  • Privacy/Privacy Policy/Offers opt-out: does the privacy policy offer an easy way to opt out from cookies globally and for each vendor?

WEBSITE - SCORES

 

Before you export the compliance report on Excel, you get this view of the results of your report:

 

The compliance score that you see, is the sum of the scores in the WEBSITE - SCORES tab in Excel.

VENDORS - COOKIES

 

This sheet lists all the cookies set by vendors on their own domains (so-called "third-party cookies") when they are embedded on a page of the monitored website.

Vendor: a unique ID of the vendor.
Page URL: the URL of the page where the cookie was set for the first time.
Cookie URL: the URL of the request that set the cookie.
Cookie Domain: the domain on which the cookie was set.
Cookie Name: the name of the cookie.
Lifetime: the lifetime of the cookie, in seconds.
Sample: a sample of content extracted from the cookie.

 

VENDORS - INITIATORS

 

This sheet presents the dependencies between vendors (what vendor included what other vendor on the page).

Vendor: a unique ID of the vendor
Initiator: a unique ID of the vendor ("Initiator") that loaded the vendor indicated in the "Vendor" column: a special value "Website" is used to indicate that the vendor was loaded by the website itself

 

VENDORS - SECURITY 

 

This sheet presents the security information for each vendor found in the pages that our bots visited.

Vendor: a unique ID of the vendor
Vendor host: a host (domain name + port) used by the vendor. If a vendor uses multiple hosts, each host will be listed and will have dedicated security information
Valid certificate: does the host have a valid SSL certificate?
Trusted certificate: does the host have a trusted SSL certificate? (i.e. the whole certificate chain is trusted by most common browsers)
Support for TLS1.2 protocol: does the website SSL implementation support TLS1.2?
Perfect forward secrecy: does the website SSL implementation support perfect forward secrecy?

 

VENDORS - REQUESTS

This sheet lists all the HTTP requests sent to vendors by any of the pages visited by our bots.

ID: a unique request ID
Date: the date/time when the request was sent
Vendor: the unique ID of the vendor that the request is sent to
Page URL: the URL of the page where the request was captured
Request URL: the full URL of the HTTP request
Is Tag?: is this HTTP request considered a tag?
Tag type: the type of resource loaded by the request (JavaScript, Image or Other)
Initiator - URL: the URL that initiated this HTTP request. For instance, if a <script> tag loads an <img> tag, the script URL is listed here
Initiator - Vendor: the ID of the vendor that initiated this HTTP request. A special value "Website" is used to indicate that this request was initiated by the website itself
Loading time: the total execution time of the HTTP request (DNS request, connection, send, wait, etc.) in seconds.


The vendors that you have to add in step "Vendors & purposes" of the Didomi console are the ones present in tab "Vendors - Cookies" + "Vendors - Initiators".