We use cookies and sessions to provide personalized experiences for visitors and registered users of kalasag.org.

Cookies are small files that contain bits of data. These are sent to your browser and saved on your device when you first connect to kalasag.org. Your browser sends this data back to us with each subsequent connection. This exchange allows us to respond to you as an individual.

Sessions use cookies that contain unique identifiers—random sequences of letters and numbers that point to data stored on kalasag.org. Your browser sends these identifiers with every connection to kalasag.org, and we use the data referenced by each identifier to respond to you as an individual.

Cookies and sessions do not allow us access to your device or any personal information stored therein.

Use and Retention

We use sessions to provide separate content for guests and registered users of kalasag.org:


This strictly necessary cookie is native to PHP web applications and is essential for the basic functioning of kalasag.org. It contains a unique session ID to tell if a user has or has not yet logged in to kalasag.org.

Strictly necessary cookies are also commonly referred to as essential cookies, functional cookies, or technical cookies. Since this cookie is strictly necessary for providing the requested services and does not collect unnecessary data, it is generally exempt from the requirement of user consent under many cookie and data protection laws.

This cookie expires when you log out, after 30 minutes of inactivity, or when your browsing session ends.


We employ robust security measures, including cryptographic one-way hashing and TLSv1.3 encryption with the TLS_AES_256_GCM_SHA384 cipher suite, to protect your personal information from accidental and unauthorized disclosure when using cookies and sessions.

Hard Opt-out

You can set your browser to decline cookies and sessions from kalasag.org if you do not need access to exclusive content for registered users.


By creating a registered user account and continuing to use kalasag.org, you agree to the use of cookies and sessions described above.