Details about cookies on DfE Sign-in
Cookies are small files saved on your phone, tablet or computer when you visit a website.
Essential cookies enable core functionality such as security, network management, and accessibility to work. Essential cookies keep your information secure while you use DfE Sign-in. These cookies are essential to make this site work and we do not need to ask permission to use them.
|session||The DfE Sign-in Session ID is needed to identify the user to the services||At the end of the session|
|session.sig||Signature of the session, to ensure the session id hasn’t been forged||At the end of the session|
|_csrf||Allows us to track subsequent requests in chain||After 365 days|
|user_banner_last_seen||Allows us to track when a reminder needs to be shown to certain types of users||After 365 days|
DfE Sign-in does not require any other cookies other than those which are essential.