Those users who do not wish to receive cookies or want to be informed before they are stored on their computer, can configure their browser for this purpose.
Most of today’s browsers allow the management of cookies in 3 different ways:
The cookies are never accepted.
The browser asks the user if each cookie should be accepted.
Cookies are always accepted.
The browser may also include the ability to better specify which cookies are to be accepted and which are not. Specifically, the user can normally accept one of the following options:
- reject cookies from certain domains;
- reject third party cookies;
- accept cookies as non-persistent (they are deleted when the browser is closed);
- Allow the server to create cookies for a different domai
In addition, browsers may also allow users to view and delete cookies individually.