Online privacy FAQ - What are cookies?

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Windows Vista Security basics - Online privacy FAQ - What are cookies?

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Cookies are small text files that some websites put on your computer to store information about you. Cookies can make browsing more convenient by letting you return to websites without having to log in again, or by remembering your webpage preferences. Most cookies are created by websites that you visit and they are useful to you. Some cookies, however, are created on your computer by advertisers to track your browsing and shopping habits without your knowledge or permission. Internet Explorer lets you block or allow cookies. For more information,

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