To protect information being gathered, this site has security measures in place including firewalls, encryption and authenticated access to internal databases where needed.
To ensure the security of all personal information collected from customers, that information is encrypted when it is being transmitted across the Web. This includes, but is not limited to, names, addresses, phone numbers, birthdates, social security numbers, financial information, credit card information and any passwords.
Log analysis tools are used to create summary statistics used for administering the performance of the website, diagnosis of problems and determining what information is of most interest to the public. The following information is collected for analysis only:
- User client hostname: Hostname of a user/client requesting access and/or IP address if DNS is disabled
HTTP header, user-agent: User-agent information includes type of browser, version and operating system
HTTP header, referrer: Referrer specifies page from which a client accessed current page
System date: Date and time a user/client request
Status: Status code the server returned to a user/client
Content length: Content length, in bytes, of document sent to a user/client
Method: Request method used
Protocol: Transport protocol and version used