What are cookies?
Cookies allow us to identify you indirectly. This means that cookies alone are not enough to identify you, but with other information it is possible and this way cookies can be linked to you. Please note, however, that if you are identifiable through cookies, cookies are personal information that is processed as required by data protection law and you are completely secure.
And what are the uses of cookies?
Cookies can be functional cookies, targeted advertising cookies or behavioral cookies.
So what information do we collect through cookies?
- the user’s IP address
- pages visited on the website
- browser type
- the web address from which the page was accessed
- social media cookies
What is the life cycle of cookies?
Cookies can be stored permanently on your device or per session, depending on the intended use.
Session cookies are deleted when you close your browser and are not saved on your device’s hard drive.
Persistent cookies, on the other hand, remain on your hard drive even if you close your browser. In this way, cookies can be used between browsing sessions. Persistent cookies are retained until you delete them, but no later than a predetermined period of time.
How can you manage cookies?