First party cookies
What are cookies?
A cookie is a small file sent by the browser from the website to your computer or mobile device.
The info present on the cookie could be letters and numbers and they are trasmitted again when the user visit the same website.
Each single cookie is unique to the user's web browser.
Cookies can be stored for longer or expire at the end of a browser session.
They can be divided into:
First party cookies are the cookies that relate as site domain, they are set by a website (the website displayed in the URL) e visited by the user. Third party cookies
These cookies are related to external domains.
They are present to web page that contains embedded content, for example YouTube, Facebook and Twitter, and you may be sent cookies from these websites.
Third party cookies are installed by a separate company, always referred to as "third party".Session cookies
Temporary or session cookies are used to store temporary data, they allow websites to link the actions performed during a browser session and
are removed from your computer when you close the browser, so would not be stored longer term.Persistent cookies
Permanent or persistent cookie are used to store information for a long time even after you have closed the browser.
An example about persistent cookies that are stored on the computer are those related to username and password, these information will appear to you every time you come back to the website.
If you want to restrict, block or delete cookies you can set up your browser preferences to do this.
Here some links that will show you how to do that depending on your browser:
Google ChromeClear, enable, and manage cookies
Mozilla FirefoxEnable and disable cookies that websites use to track your preferences
Internet ExplorerBlock or allow cookies
Safari 6/7 (Mavericks) Manage cookies and other website data
Safari 8 (Yosemite)Manage cookies and website data
Changing privacy and other browser settings
Safari web settings on your iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch
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