WHAT IS A COOKIE?
A cookie is information stored in the form of passive alphanumeric file on your computer or mobile device by a majority of websites that you visit. By using cookies, website remembers your actions and preferences (such as logins, language, font size and other preferences concerning the display) over time, so there is no need to re-enter that information every time you return to the site or when viewing its different pages, which allows the website to display information that is tailored to your needs. Without certain cookies, some areas and functionalities of a website will not work (e.g. user logins).
Cookies can store wide range of information. However, this information can only be stored if you enable it – websites cannot get access to the information you did not provide and cannot access other files on your computer. The default options of storing and sending cookies are not visible to you. However, you can change the settings of your internet browser, so you can decide on your own whether you would approve or deny requests for storing cookies, as well as delete the stored cookies automatically when closing your internet browser, etc.
TYPES OF COOKIES
Cookies can be classified according to their lifespan and the domain to which they belong. By lifespan, a cookie is either a session cookie or persistent cookie. Session cookies are automatically deleted when the user closes the browser. Persistent cookies are set to a specific expiration date so that the information will be kept for a shorter or longer period of time (one day, week, month, etc.).
As for the domain to which they belong, there are either first-party cookies or third-party cookies. First-party cookies are set by the web server of the visited page and share the same domain. Third-party cookies are stored by a different domain to the visited page’s domain and are usually used to monitor the use of Internet for marketing purposes.
You decide whether to allow the storage of cookies on your computer. Cookie settings can be set in the Web browser. For information on setting cookies, please select your Internet browser:
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