Okta Personal Cookie Policy

What are cookies?

Cookies are small text files placed on your computer by sites that you have visited. They are used to make websites work, or work more effectively and efficiently by remembering information about you, such as your language preference or login information.

Why and where we use them?

On this page, we provide a list of all the cookies and services that may set cookies on your device along with their purpose. Some cookies are set by us and called first-party cookies. We also use third-party cookies – which are cookies from a domain different than the domain of the website you are visiting.


You can manage your cookie preferences on the Okta Personal settings page.


Strictly Necessary Cookies

These cookies are necessary for the website to function and cannot be switched off. They are usually only set in response to actions made by you which amount to a request for services, such as setting your privacy preferences, signing in or filling in forms.. You can set your browser to block or alert you about these cookies, but some parts of the site will not work. These cookies do not store any personally identifiable information.

Site Cookie Purpose Cookies used
personal.okta.com okta-oauth-state Used to store authentication state First Party
personal.okta.com okta-oauth-redirect-params Used to store authentication state First Party
personal.okta.com okta-oauth-nonce Used to store a number for identification that is only used once to maintain authentication state First Party
personal.okta.com JSESSIONID Used for managing a user's session management First Party
personal.okta.com t Used to store the color scheme used by the user interface First Party
personal.okta.com autolaunch_triggered Used to store whether autolaunch is enabled First Party
personal.okta.com enduser_version Used to determine the version of Okta to use First Party
personal.okta.com srefresh Used to determine if the user needs to re-authenticate First Party
personal.okta.com DT Used to device fingerprint for MFA First Party
personal.okta.com idx Used to store Identity Engine session First Party
id.okta.com auth0_compat Fallback cookie for SSO on browsers that don’t support sameSite=None First Party
id.okta.com __cf_bm Cloudflare cookie to prevent bots First Party
id.okta.com auth0 Used to implement the Auth0 session First Party
id.okta.com did_compat Fallback cookie for anomaly detection on browsers that don’t support sameSite=None First Party
id.okta.com did Used for device identification to protect against attacks First Party
id.okta.com auth0-mf_compat Fallback cookie for MFA on browsers that don’t support sameSite=None First Party
id.okta.com auth0-mf Used to establish the trust level for a given device First Party

Functional Cookies

These cookies enable the website to provide enhanced functionality and personalization. They may be set by us or by third party providers whose services we have added to our pages. If you do not allow these cookies then some or all of these services may not function properly.

Site Cookie Purpose Cookies used
personal.okta.com okta_user_lang Used to determine the user's preferred display language First Party

Performance Cookies

These cookies allow us to count visits and traffic sources so we can measure and improve the performance of our site. They help us to know which pages are the most and least popular and see how visitors move around the site.  All information these cookies collect is aggregated and therefore anonymous. If you do not allow these cookies we will not know when you have visited our site, and will not be able to monitor its performance.

Site Cookie Purpose Cookies used
pendo.io * Set by Pendo for product analytics Third Party

Okta Personal Mobile SDKs

We also use the Pendo Mobile SDK for product analytics on our mobile applications and Instabug to improve app performance and bug reporting.

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