What is a cookie?
Cookies are small text files that are downloaded to your device when you visit a website. At each subsequent visit, cookies are sent back to the website that originated them (of first-party cookies) or to another website that recognizes them (third-party cookies). Cookies are useful because they allow a website to recognize the User Device. They have different purposes as, for example, allow you to navigate between pages efficiently, remember your favorite sites and, in general, improve the browsing experience. They also help to ensure that the displayed advertising content online are more targeted to the user and to his interests. Depending on the function and purpose of use, cookies may be classified as technical cookies, cookie profiling, third-party cookies.
What are cookies?
Cookies are used for different purposes: execution of computer authentications, monitoring sessions, storing information about specific configurations about users accessing the server, storing preferences, etc.