Cookies are small text files which are downloaded to your computer, tablet or mobile phone when you visit a website or application. The website or application may retrieve these cookies from your web browser (eg Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox or Google Chrome) each time you visit, so they can recognise you, remember your preferences and provide you with a more secure online experience.
Cookies generally do not hold any information to identify an individual person, but are instead used to identify a browser on an individual machine.
If you prefer, you can restrict, block or delete cookies by changing your browser settings but that may mean that the website won't work properly
For more information about cookies and their impact on you and your browsing visit http://www.aboutcookies.org.
TYPES OF COOKIES
Session cookies are cookies which are only stored on your computer for the duration of your Internet session and are required for transactions (e.g. to complete a purchase). They simply contain a transaction ID.
You can set your browser to prevent these cookies being stored or to delete the cookies at the end of your Internet session. However, please remember that in this case you may not have access to the full range of functions offered by our websites. Information on the browser settings can be found (only in german) at: https://www.sicherdigital.de/sicher-surfen#sicher-surfen-browsereinstellungen