2. Information from Forms
Cookie files are digital data, especially text files, stored at the user's end device and used for browsing the pages of the website. Cookies usually contain the name of the page they come from, information on how long they will be stored at the end device, and a unique number.
The entity responsible for placing and accessing cookies at the user's end device is the website operator.
Cookies are used to:
create statistics that help understand how users use webpages, which makes it possible to improve their structure and content
hold the user's session, so that the user does not need to reenter the login and password on every single subpage
The website uses basically two types of cookies: session cookies and persistent cookies. Session cookies are temporary files stored at the user's end devices until logging out, leaving the page or closing the browser. Persistent cookies are stored at the user's end devices for a period of time defined in the cookie parameters or until they are removed by the user.
Internet browsers usually allow storing cookies at the user's end device by default. The website users can change the relevant settings. Browsers allow removing cookies and blocking cookies automatically. You can find more details in the help section of your Internet browser.
Restricting cookies can affect some features available on the website.
Cookies can be used by advertising networks, especially Google, to display customised advertisements, related to the users actions on the website. That is why they can store information about the user's navigation path or the time spent on a specific page.
With the following tool, users can view and edit cookie information related to user preferences data stored by Google: