Cookies are small data files that are transferred to your device (computer, mobile phone, tablet or any other mobile device). They are widely used in order to make websites work, or work more efficiently, as well as to provide information to the owners of the site.
There are several types of cookies and each cookie expires after a certain period of time depending on the reason for its usage.
These cookies remain on a user’s device for the period of time specified in the cookie. They are activated each time that the user visits the website that created that particular cookie.
These cookies allow website operators to link the actions of a user during a browser session. A browser session starts when a user opens the browser window and finishes when they close the browser window. Session cookies are created temporarily. Once you close the browser, all session cookies are deleted.
These have periodical maintenance purposes and in order to guarantee the best possible service to the user, websites use them to collect statistical data of user activity.
Last updated: May 24, 2022