What is a cookie?
A cookie is a small piece of data that a website asks your browser to store on your computer or mobile device. The cookie allows the website to ‘remember’ your actions or preferences over time.
Most browsers support cookies, but users can set their browsers to decline them and can delete them whenever they like.
Types of cookies
There are two types of cookie:
Session (Transient) cookies: These cookies are erased when you close your browser, and do not collect information from your computer. They typically store information in the form of a session identification that does not personally identify the user.
Persistent (Permanent or Stored) cookies: These cookies are stored on your hard drive until they expire (i.e. the are based on a set expiration date) or until you delete them. These cookies are used to collect identifying information about the user, such as Web surfing behavior or user preferences for a specific site.
The Vegan to Dinner uses 3 cookies
i) svSession - which is a Persistent or permanent cookie, that identifies unique visitors and tracks a visitor’s sessions on a site
ii) hs - which is a Session (transient) cookie, which is a Security cookie
iii) XSRF-TOKEN - which is a Persistent cookie, and is for Security.
What to do if you don't want Cookies to be set or you want them removed?
If you do not want to receive cookies, you can also change your browser settings on your computer or other device you're using to access our service. If you use Vegan to Dinner without changing your browser settings, we'll assume that you're happy to receive all cookies on the Vegan to Dinner website. Most browsers also provide functionality that lets you review and erase cookies, including Vegan to Dinner cookies. Please note the Vegan to Dinner site will not work properly without cookies.
To find out more about Cookies, including how to see what Cookies have been set and how to manage and delete them, visit wikipedia.org.allaboutcookies.org or www.aboutcookies.org