provided data (be wary of surveys, sites that ask for personal
•The computer’s IP address.
•The number the site’s server assigns to a
specific user name or password.
date and time of requests the computer makes. Most log files are
•The method of the
request. This will be GET if the server sent information to the user, POST if
the visitor sent personal data to the server, or HEAD if the visitor is an
automated system checking whether anything on the site has changed, such as the date.