NodeHost services may not be used for illegal purposes, or in support of illegal activities. NodeHost reserves the right to cooperate with legal authorities and/or injured third parties in the investigation of any suspected crime or civil wrongdoing.
Activities that are not allowed on any NodeHost services
Threats / Harassment
Any material or abuse of services that threatens or encourages bodily harm or destruction of property, or that harasses another.
Forgery or impersonation
Adding, removing or modifying identifying network header information in an effort to deceive or mislead is prohibited. Attempting to impersonate any person by using forged headers or other identifying information is prohibited. The use of anonymous remailers or nicknames does not constitute impersonation.
Using any NodeHost services to make fraudulent offers to sell or buy products, items, or services, or to advance any type of financial scam such as "pyramid schemes".
Unsolicited commercial e-mail / Unsolicited bulk e-mail (SPAM)
Transmit any unsolicited commercial or unsolicited bulk e-mail is expressly prohibited. Violations of this type may result in the immediate termination of the offending customer's account without warning or reimbursement.
E-mail / News Bombing
Malicious intent to impede another person's use of electronic mail services or news will result in the immediate termination of the offending NodeHost account.
E-mail / Message Forging
Forging any message header, in part or whole, of any electronic transmission, originating or passing through the NodeHost service is in violation of this AUP.
To access, or to attempt to access, the accounts of others, or to penetrate, or attempt to penetrate, security measures of NodeHost or another entity's computer software or hardware, electronic communications system, or telecommunications system, whether or not the intrusion results in the corruption or loss of data, is expressly prohibited and the offending NodeHost account is subject to immediate termination.
Copyright or trademark infringement
Using any NodeHost service to infringe any copyright, trademark, patent, trade secret or other proprietary rights of any third party, including, but not limited to, the unauthorized copying of copyrighted material, the digitization and distribution of photographs from magazines, books, or other copyrighted sources, and the unauthorized transmittal of copyrighted software.
Collection of personal data
To collect, or attempt to collect, personal information about third parties without their knowledge or consent.
Network disruptions and unfriendly activity
Use of any NodeHost services for any activity which affects the ability of other people or systems to use NodeHost Services or the Internet. This includes "Denial of Service" (DoS) attacks against another network host or individual user. Interference with or disruption of other network users, services or equipment is prohibited. It is the Member's responsibility to ensure that their network is configured in a secure manner. A Subscriber may not, through action or inaction, allow others to use their network for illegal or inappropriate actions. A Subscriber may not permit their network, through action or inaction, to be configured in such a way that gives a third party the capability to use their network in an illegal or inappropriate manner. Unauthorized entry and/or use of another company and/or individual's computer system will result in immediate account termination. NodeHost will not tolerate any subscriber attempting to access the accounts of others, or penetrate security measures of other systems, whether or not the intrusion results in corruption or loss of data.
Involves a knowing misrepresentation or misleading statement, writing or activity made with the intent that the person receiving it will act upon it.
Distribution of Viruses/Malware
Intentional distributions of software that attempts too and/or causes damage, harassment, or annoyance to persons, data, and/or computer systems are prohibited. Such an offence will result in the immediate termination of the offending account.
Selling private information
Selling or sharing data of users without consent including usernames, passwords, location information and more.
Spam content or duplicate sites
The use of our services to host site clones, or spam content.