What Are Cookies?
A cookie is a text-only string of information that is stored in the cookie file of your internet browser when you visit certain web pages. It helps the website function properly. A cookie will typically contain the name of the domain from which the cookie has come, how long it will be stored for, and a value, usually a randomly generated unique number.
Please note that cookies don’t store personally identifiable information such as credit card details. They also cannot harm your computer. The information stored in cookies is encrypted.
For more information about cookies and how they work you can visit allaboutcookies.org.