Privacy Policy

Who are we ?

The website is published by the company Whodunit Headquarters: 38 RUE DUNOIS 75013 PARIS Siret: 51083493000032


Director of publication: Emilie LEBRUN

The site is hosted by the company O2Switch  222 Boulevard Gustave Flaubert, 63000 [confidentiality policy under development by the service provider]

Use of personal data collected


When you leave a comment on our website, the data entered in the comment form, as well as your IP address and the user agent of your browser are collected to help us detect unwanted comments.

An anonymized channel created from your email address (also called a hash) can be sent to the Gravatar service to check if you are using the service. The Gravatar service confidentiality clauses are available here: After validation of your comment, your profile picture will be publicly visible next to your comment.


If you are a registered user and upload images to the website, we recommend that you avoid uploading images that contain EXIF ​​GPS coordinate data. Visitors to your website can download and extract location data from these images.

Contact Forms

When you fill out a form on our website, the data entered in the form but also your IP address, the date of entry and the source URL are collected in order to allow us to contact you by phone or email and to detect at using your IP, if it is a bot or abuse of the use of our form. These data are used to respond to commercial requests received from the form.


If you leave a comment on our site, you will be offered to save your name, email address and website in cookies. This is only for your convenience so that you do not have to enter this information if you post another comment later. These cookies expire after one year.

If you have an account and you log into this site, a temporary cookie will be created to determine whether your browser accepts cookies. It does not contain any personal data and will be automatically deleted when you close your browser.

When you log in, we will set up a number of cookies to save your login information and screen preferences. The lifespan of a login cookie is two days, that of a screen option cookie is one year. If you check “Remember me”, your connection cookie will be kept for two weeks. If you log out of your account, the connection cookie will be deleted.

By modifying or publishing an article, an additional cookie will be saved in your browser. This cookie does not include any personal data. It simply indicates the ID of the article you just edited. It expires after a day.

Content embedded from other sites

Articles on this site may include embedded content (eg videos, images, articles, etc.). Content embedded from other sites behaves the same as if the visitor were to that other site.

These websites could collect data about you, use cookies, embed third-party tracking tools, track your interactions with these embedded content if you have a connected account on their website.

Statistics and audience measurements

To monitor our audience measurements, our site is linked to Google Analytics (see their privacy policy ).

Use and transmission of your personal data

The Whodunit agency does not share the data received on the site (comments, forms or other data) with any third party supplier or partner or other external service.

How long is your data stored

If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This allows subsequent comments to be recognized and approved automatically instead of leaving them in the moderation queue.

For users who register on our site (if possible), we also store the personal data indicated in their profile. All users can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time (except their username). Site managers can also view and edit this information.

For the data received by the form, they are stored:

  • in the website database
  • in emails received during a received form
  • in our Sellsy request tracking tool

These data are kept indefinitely in the database and in our emails until the database is cleaned or our emails are deleted.

They are kept in our Sellsy tool (see Sellsy’s privacy policy ) only if the contact is used for billing purposes for the required duration. by applicable tax and accounting laws.

For the information of the download forms, they are stored

These data are kept indefinitely in the database and in our emails until the database is cleaned or our emails are deleted.

They are kept in our Mailchimp tool until you request deletion.

The rights you have over your data

If you have an account, have completed a form or have left comments on the site, you can request to receive a file containing all the personal data that we hold about you, including those that you have provided to us. You can also request the deletion of personal data concerning you. This does not take into account data stored for administrative, legal or security reasons.

Transmission of your personal data

Visitor comments can be verified using an automated spam detection service.
The data is not transferred outside the European Union.

Contact information

For any request concerning access, modification or deletion of your personal data, you can contact the Data Protection Officer Emilie LEBRUN, reachable by email at

Additional Information

How we protect your data

in development

Procedures implemented in the event of a data breach

in development