What are cookies?
A cookie is a small text file that a website saves on your computer or mobile device when you visit the website. It enables the website to remember your actions and preferences (such as login credentials, language settings, font size and other display and performance preferences) over a period of time, so you don’t have to keep re-entering them, whenever you come back to the site or browse from one page to another. Cookies are generated by the server of the visited website when the browser of your device loads it. The website sends information to the browser and creates a text file. Each time the user returns to the same website, the browser extracts this text file and sends it to the website’s server. The information that the cookie contains is specified by the server and may be used by the latter when the website is visited again by the user.
We use session cookies and persistent cookies. A persistent cookie remains after you close your browser. Persistent cookies may be used by your browser on subsequent visits to the website. Persistent cookies can be removed by following your web browser help file directions. A session cookie is temporary and it disappears right after you close your browser.
How to control cookies?
You can block, disable or delete cookies via your web browser – for further details, visit www.aboutcookies.org .You can delete all cookies that are already on your computer and you can set most browsers to prevent them from being placed.
Please, be aware that if you do this, some of the website services and functionalities may not work properly and you may have to manually adjust some preferences every time you visit our websites.