Per-session cookies are used to store state information only within a session. These cookies are cached only while a user is visiting the Web server issuing the per-session cookie and are deleted from the cache when the user closes the session.
Per-session cookies are frequently used by Active Server Pages (ASP) running on Microsoft Internet Information Server 3.0 or later. These cookies store session information as the user navigates to multiple ASP pages in a site.
For additional information about how to customize your cookie settings in Internet Explorer 5, click the article number below to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
Article ID: 223799 - Last Review: Dec 31, 2007 - Revision: 1