Authentication required for: SoCS Authentication
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Computer Science (SOCS-AD) login:
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|Cookie Name||Cookie Description||Cookie Classification||Cookie Behaviour|
|SoCS::GateKeeper::SOCS-AD||Stores information to authenticate and authorise a user when accessing web-pages. Provides data to allow the page information to be user specific.||Strictly necessary cookie, Functionality cookie||Session cookie - disappears when the user closes the browser, cookie expires after 8 hours.|
|SoCS::GateKeeper::ADF||Strictly necessary cookie, Functionality cookie||Session cookie - disappears when the user closes the browser, cookie expires after 8 hours.|