This privacy notice was last updated on 25 July 2018.
What are 'cookies'?
Cookies are small text files which are downloaded to your computer or mobile device when you visit a website or application. On each subsequent visit your web browser (such as Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox or Google Chrome) sends these cookies back to the website or application so that they can recognise you and remember things like personalised details or user preferences. These cookies can store a wide variety of information for a short or very long period.
Read more: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/HTTP_cookie
What cookies does CoCoInfo use and for what purposes?
When you log into the co-counsellor’s-only area a session cookie is set to identify you as being logged on. Until and unless you log out this cookie stays on your device and ensures that you do not need to log in each and every time you visit CoCoInfo.
These cookies are essential in helping you to move around our site and use its features.
None of these cookies gathers information about you that could be used for marketing or recording where you have been on the internet. We also do not use any other software tracking what you are doing on your device or on the internet. CoCoInfo does not set any cookies on your device related to any domain other than CoCoInfo, so-called third-party cookies.
Managing cookies in your browser
Most modern browsers will allow you to:
- See what cookies you've got and delete them on an individual basis.
- Block third party cookies from any domain other than the one you are visiting.
- Block cookies from particular sites.
- Block all cookies from being set.
- Delete all cookies when you close your browser.
You should be aware that any preferences will be lost if you delete all cookies. Ironically, this includes where you have opted out from cookies, as this requires an opt-out cookie to be set. Also, if you block cookies completely, many websites will not work properly and you will lose some functionality on these websites.
If you would like to find out more about how to manage your cookies search the internet with the following keywords ‘name of your browser’, ‘manage’ and ‘cookies’.