What are cookies?
Cookies are small text files generated by the websites you visit, which keep session data that could be used later on the site. The data allows the site to keep your information between pages and also to analyze the way you interact with the site. Cookies are secure - they can only store information that is entered by your browser, related to access in your browser or included in the requested page. They cannot turn into codes and cannot be used to access your computer. If a website encrypts information in the cookie, only the website can read the information.
Cookies Session and Persistent
They are used for different reasons and contain different information. Session Cookies contain the information that is used in your current browser session. These cookies are automatically deleted when you close your browser. Nothing is stored on your computer beyond the time you use the site. Persistent Cookies are used to keep the information that is used in between visits to the website. This information allows sites to recognize that you are a known customer or visitor and adapts accordingly. Persistent" cookies have a duration that is set by the website and can vary from a few minutes to several years.
Closed and deleted cookies
All web browsers allow you to restrict cookie activity or disable cookies through your browser options. The actions to take are different for each browser. You can find instructions under the help menu of your browser. You can also use your browser to display cookies on your computer, delete some cookies or delete all cookies. Cookies are simply text files, so you can simply open them and read their content. The data contained in them is often encrypted or has a numeric key corresponding to a web session, so they often make no sense except for the website that wrote it.
If you deactivate cookies, the paolomurri.it site remains navigable without problems. Disabling cookies also inactivates the monitoring of your progress on the site, but will not block the analytical code from recognizing your visit.
What do cookies create?
The cookies session that paolomurri.it records includes the data used by the web server with which the server is processing your session and your authentication status against the paolomurri.it database. Persistent cookies that are created by the paolomurri.it website are used to recognize traffic to the site for recurring customers rather than new customers. Deleting these cookies will have no effect on your interaction or the functionality of the paolomurri.it website.