What is a cookie?
Cookies are used by virtually all websites. In some cases, cookies are the only way to make a website work as intended.
A cookie is a file that is placed on your computer or other IT equipment. It allows you to recognize your computer and gather information about which pages and features are visited with your browser. But cookies can’t see who you are, what you name, where you live or whether the computer is used by one or more people. It also cannot spread computer viruses or other malicious programs.
If you click “Accept”, cookies will be set to collect statistics and the banner will disappear. We use the statistics to improve usability. The information in the statistics is anonymous and will not be linked to the individual user.
Delete or turn off cookies in the browser
You can always reject cookies on your computer by changing the settings in your browser. Where you find the settings depends on which browser you are using. However, be aware that if you do, there are many features and services on the Internet that you cannot use.
All browsers allow you to delete your cookies altogether or individually. How you do it depends on which browser you use. Remember that if you use multiple browsers, you must delete cookies in all of them.