A cookie is a small piece of information that is sent by a website to your web browser, where it becomes stored for later retrieval; usually it is a text file which is placed in the browser directory of your computer’s hard drive.
The cookie cannot be read by any website other than the one that set up the cookie.
Most web browsers will accept cookies by default, but they can be set to reject cookies, either from all websites or from specific sites. You can also manually delete cookies from your web browser. These options are generally set through a “privacy” setting in your browser setup.
You can also manage your ad preferences via the website Your Online Choices.
Except where otherwise noted, content on the research collaboration portal is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License
© Copyright 2020 CABI is a registered EU trademark