A Cookie is a small file which is placed in your computer’s hard drive only if the user permits. The cookies can be automatically blocked by the browser, although most browsers allow the user to accept or reject cookies. Cookies help in identifying the pages which are being visited to analyse which pages are useful and which are not attracting traffic. This ultimately helps in improving the website by tailoring it as per the user’s interests. Cookies do not provide access to neither the user’s computer, nor any personal information about the user. Only the data which the user may choose to share is accessed by the website.