WarningNews Network Services strictly enforces complaince with its Acceptable Use Policy. This policy is references as both the WarningNews Network Services Acceptable Use Policy, as well as Section 3. of the Terms Of Service. The Client agrees to maintain all services rendered in full compliance with the terms set forth below. Failure to comply is cause for immediate suspension and/or termination of the account under Section XIII of the Terms Of Service. The Client agrees to:
Not violate the laws, regulations, ordinances, or other such requirements of any applicable Federal, State, or Local Government.
Not engage in activity of any kind that causes harm to minors, or to perform in activity which is likely to cause such harm.
Not take any action which encourages or consists of any threat or harm of any kind to any person or property.
Not transmit any unsolicited commercial or bulk e-mail, or engage in any action known or considered to be "spamming", "e-mail bombing", "denial of service" (DoS), or "distributed denial of service" (DDoS) attacks on any website, person, or internet service provider.
Not make any inappropriate, illegal, or otherwise prohibited communication to any newsgroup, mailing list, chat facility, or other internet forum.
Not make, or attempt to make, any unauthorized access to any WarningNews Network Services product or service, including that of other Clients.
Not make, or attempt to make, any unauthorized access to any non-WarningNews Network Services managed system.
Not infringe on any copyright, trademark, patent, trade secret, or other proprietary rights of any third party, including, but not limited to, the unauthorized copying of copyrighted materials, the digitization and distribution of photographs from magazines, books, or other copyrighted sources, and the unauthorized transmittal of copyrighted works.
Not collect, or attempt to collect, personally identifiable information on any person or entity without their expressed written consent. Such written consent should be maintained on record throughout the terms of this agreement and for a minimum of three years thereafter.
Not undertake any action which is harmful, or potentially harmful, to the WarningNews Network Services servers or network infrastructure.
Not operate any commercial or personal website with erotic content unless such is outlined in the account contract.
Not operate any connections to any Internet Relay Chat (IRC) location unless outlined in the account contact.
Not operate any server, Internet Relay Chat Deamon, Radio, etc., unless outlined specifically in the account selected by The Client prior to account activation.
Not bind any portion of their site to certain ports such as:
Any port below 1024
Ports 6660-6669 (Unless specified on account)
Ports 7000-7050 (Unless specified on account)
Ports 8000 and 8080 (Unless specified on account
Not operate any port scanners, sniffers, or any other utility designed to gather information deemed inappropriate. Operation of such application will result in immediate termination of the account.
The Client agrees to design their websites in such a manner as to avoid overloading the WarningNews Network Services servers by limiting the use of certain cgi-scripts that require overly high processor capacity and using good judgment to provide a website that is designed in a technically competent manner. WarningNews Network Services reserves the right, should a website be the cause of interruptions in WarningNews Network Services ability to provide services to other customers, to temporarily disable access to any such website. In such cases, WarningNews Network Services will notify the Client as soon as practical in an attempt to resolve the issue leading to the suspension.
The Client agrees not to operate any chat rooms, chat servers, or other similar services, on the WarningNews Network Services servers unless permission for such operation was specifically included in the service package ordered and paid for by The Client. Clients needing to inquire about such accounts may contact our firstname.lastname@example.org.