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  • What are evercookies and how do they work?

  • They are Javascript routines that recreate cookies even after they have been removed. Evercookies often rely on the two major streaming video browser plug-ins: Microsoft Silverlight and Adobe Flash. These plug-ins allow their own caching and storage, which can be used across sessions and even across browsers.

  • How do I remove evercookies?

  • Close all Microsoft browser windows (Internet Explorer and Edge). Click Start All Programs Microsoft Silverlight. Click Delete all. Click 鈥淵es鈥?in the 鈥淒elete application storage for all Web sites?鈥?dialog. Click OK. Evercookies are not just text files. They are Javascript routines that recreate cookies even after they have been removed.

  • Are cookies a privacy risk?

  • Some cookies are essential to use a site properly, and others might be considered a privacy risk. Since the possible preferences are various and personal, we believe in leaving the choice up to our customers.

  • What are supercookies and how do I Opt out?

  • Supercookies are unique identifiers that are inserted into the HTTP header by a service provider. Service providers are legally bound to offer you an opt-out option, so it could be prudent to check if your service provider uses supercookies and how to opt out if they do.