A cookie is a small file which asks permission to be placed on your computer’s hard drive. Once you agree, the file is added and the cookie helps analyse web traffic or lets you know when you visit a particular site. Cookies allow web applications to respond to you as an individual. The web application can tailor its operations to your needs, likes and dislikes by gathering and remembering information about your preferences.
Traffic log cookies are used to identify which pages are being used. This helps to analyse data about webpage traffic and improve the website in order to tailor it to customer needs. This information is only used for statistical analysis purposes and then the data is removed from the system.
Overall, cookies help provide you with a better website, by enabling the monitoring of which pages you find useful. A cookie in no way gives us access to your computer or any information about you, other than the data you choose to share with us.
HOW TO MANAGE COOKIES
You can choose to accept or decline cookies. Most internet browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to restrict, block or delete cookies if you want.