What they are and how they are used
By accessing this website, the server may attach a small text file on your terminal, known as "cookies", which is a micro-file that is stored in the hard drive of those who surf the web.
Cookies are stored in the directory of the file browser (web navigation program). When you place a second access to the site, the browser will read the cookie navigation transmitting information to the website or element that originally set the cookie in question. Websites may also include elements that set cookies on behalf of third parties.