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Cookies, Web Beacons, and Your Privacy
eBay- Cookies, Web Beacons, and Your Privacy
Cookies we use for trust and safety (Flash cookies) - eBay uses Flash cookies, which are cookies written with flash technology, to help ensure that your account security is not compromised and to spot irregularities in behavior to prevent your account from being fraudulently taken over. For information about managing Flash cookies, click here.
Cookies on eBay's discussion boards – Our service providers for eBay's discussion boards (for example, eBay Town Square, the Soapbox, etc.) use session cookies to facilitate conversation threads and overall service functions.
Your choices about cookies – We offer certain features that are only available through the use of a cookie. You are always free to decline cookies if your browser permits. However, if you decline cookies, you may not be able to use certain features on the website, and you may be required to reenter your password more frequently during a session. Learn how to set your browser to accept cookies.
A web beacon is an electronic image placed in the web page code that can serve many of the same purposes as cookies. Web beacons are used to track the traffic patterns of users from one page to another in order to maximize web traffic flow.
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