Cookies are small text files that websites you visit create and store on your computer. They help websites remember information, such as how many times a person visits a website, how that person uses that website etc. If the website contains forms or allows for registration, cookies can also store personal information so that forms can be filled out automatically.
Usually a cookie can only be accessed by the website that created it.
For more information about how to change cookie settings for your browser, click on the name of your browser: