What are cookies?
“Cookies” are small software labels that can be stored on your computer through the browser, retaining only information related to your preferences, not including your personal data.
During a visit to this Web page, files named “Cookies” may be placed on the user’s computer. These Cookies allow you to tailor the web page to the tastes and preferences of the user and present promotions and offers of products that may be of interest to you as a user.
Types of cookies
These cookies allow websites to memorize information that changes the website’s behavior and appearance, such as your preferred language or region. For example, by memorizing your region, a website can provide you with local weather or transit information. These cookies can also help you change the size of text, font, and other customizable parts of web pages. Losing information stored in a cookie of preference may make the Website experience less functional, but should not impede its operation.
Security cookies are used to authenticate users and prevent fraudulent use of logon credentials and protect data from unauthorized people. For example, you can block many types of attacks, such as attempts to steal content from forms that you fill out in Web pages.
Process cookies help the Website function and provide services that the site visitor expects, such as browsing web pages or accessing secure areas of the Website. Without these cookies, the Website can not function properly.
These cookies are intended to make advertising more engaging to users and more valuable to publishers and advertisers. Some common cookie applications are to select advertising based on what’s relevant to the user, to improve reporting on campaign performance, and to avoid showing ads that the user has already seen.
Session State Cookies
Websites often collect information about how users interact with a particular web page. This can include the pages that users visit most frequently and whether users receive error messages from particular pages. So-called “session-state cookies” help improve business services in order to improve our users’ browsing experience. Blocking or deleting these cookies does not make the website unusable.
These cookies help website and app owners understand their visitors’ involvement with their web pages. They may use a set of cookies to collect information and report usage statistics for websites without personally identifying individual visitors.
Source of Information, Google.
How to manage cookies
In most Internet browsers (Browsers) these cookies can be easily removed or refused. You can change your permissions by selecting the desired settings in the browser. You will also enter more details about these procedures in the help section of the respective browser.