Visiting websites with your smartphone on mobile data can reveal your full name, phone number, address, and even location.
With just your mobile IP address, a website can find out all of your billing information, and even your precise location.
Can websites track you?
Every user has a unique IP address that identifies them. By using IP addresses, websites can track what each user does on their site and what pages they visit. Your IP address can be used to determine your location and is the primary piece of data that will be used to track you.
How does Website know mobile device?
1 Answer. Generally, a browser will have what’s called a User Agent which will tell the web site what browser is currently accessing the site. A website can then serve up different pages or make pop ups show up when the browser that is accessing the website identifies itself as a mobile device.
What are cookies How are they used by websites to track you?
Can a website Track your MAC address?
3 Answers. In general it is not possible for a web site that you access to learn your MAC address. However there are special cases where the server could learn your MAC address: If you are directly attached to the same network segment as the web server, it will be able to see your MAC address.