Information Collected for Statistical Purposes
ATSC Web Server Navigation Page
|Below is an example of the information collected based on a standard request for a World Wide Web document:
00:00:13 126.96.36.199 - GET /gif/textpage.gif - 200 0 1583 363 0 HTTP/1.1 Mozilla/4.0+(compatible;+MSIE+5.0;+Windows+98;+DigExt) SITESERVER=ID=0a62a55ef123b1fcee0ba20963efa702; +ASPSESSIONIDGQQQQRGA=COEPMEPAFFNLFJOJFNEEIIIP http://www.atsc.army.mil/
00:00:13 -- this is the time of the request
188.8.131.52 -- this is the host IP address associated with the requester (you as the visitor). In this case, the IP address identifies a specific computer that has a fixed IP address.
GET /gif/textpage.gif -- this is the location of the requested file
200 -- this is the status code - 200 is OK - the request was filled
1583 -- this is the size of the requested file in bytes
HTTP/1.1 -- this is the web protocol and version
Mozilla/2.0 (Compatible; AOL-IWENG 3.0; Win16) -- this identifies the type of browser software used to access the page, which indicates what design parameters to use in constructing the pages, and the Win16 identifies the type of operating system is running on the user's computer.
ASPSESSIONIDGQQQQRGA=COEPMEPAFFNLFJOJFNEEIIIP -- this is a non-persistent cookie that identifies this conection to the server
http://www.atsc.army.mil/ -- this indicates the last site the person visited, which indicates how people find this site
Requests for other types of documents use similar information. No other user-identifying information is collected.