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Acceptable Use Policy
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
Not engage in activity of any kind that
causes harm to minors, or to perform in activity which is likely to cause
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
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
Not operate any commercial or
personal website with erotic content unless such is outlined in the account
Not operate any connections to
any Internet Relay Chat (IRC) location unless outlined in the account
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.