A cookie is a small data packet exchanged between computer programs and stored on your end device (such as your desktop computer, notebook or smartphone) when you visit a website. Cookies contain a cookie ID, which acts as a unique identifier for each specific cookie. This ID is comprised of a sequence of characters, which can be used to link websites and servers to the specific Internet browser in which the cookie is stored. This enables the websites and servers visited to distinguish the user’s browser from other browsers that contain different cookies. A specific Internet browser can be recognized and identified via the unique cookie ID.
The information generated by cookies is required to
In addition to statistical analyses, this data and information is evaluated to improve data protection and data security in our company, in order to ensure that the personal data we process is protected in the most effective way.
You can control and/or delete cookies as desired.
To learn how, click here: https://www.aboutcookies.org/ (in English).
You can delete cookies that have been saved to your computer, and most browsers can be configured to prevent cookies from being set in the first place. In this case, however, you may have to manually adjust certain settings each time you visit a website, and you may have to accept that some of the website’s features may not work as intended. Disabling all cookies may also result in some of our website’s basic features no longer working at all.
You can specify which types of cookies you want to allow on Festo’s website by clicking on the following checkboxes in the cookie control panel below: