Last updated February 8, 2023
Cookies are data files that are sent between web servers and web browsers, processor memory or hard drives (clients) to recognize a particular user’s device when the user accesses a website. They are used for a range of different purposes, such as customizing a website for a particular user, helping a user navigate a website, improving that user’s website experience, and storing that user’s preferences and login information.
Session cookies are stored by your browser when you access a website. They do not contain personal information, however, session cookies may be used in combination with other information to identify you as a website user.