Terms Of Service And Acceptable Use Policy
Discussion by OpaQue with 1 Replies.
Last Update: November 21, 2008, 1:38 am
Use of astahost.com's service constitutes acceptance and agreement to astahost.com's Terms of Service (TOS) and Acceptable Use Policy (AUP).
The TOS and AUP may be changed from time to time at the discretion of astahost.com.
All websites must be in English to qualify for free hosting.
We may remove any material that, in our sole discretion, may be illegal or may subject us to liability.
astahost.com's services may not be used for illegal purposes, or in support of illegal activities. astahost.com reserves the right to cooperate with legal authorities and/or injured third parties in the investigation of any suspected crime or civil wrongdoing.
All the accounts which are inactive over a period of time as decided by astahost in its sole discreation would be terminated without notice. Hosting Account Holders who are inactive over a period of 30 days would be terminated without notice.
In addition astahost.com shall have the right to terminate all services set forth in this agreement.
Spam and Unsolicited Commercial Emails (UCE) are not allowed. Accounts will be cancelled and deleted immediately if found to be spamming or sending out UCE.
Web sites deemed offensive or racially degrading, by astahost.com, will be removed from our servers without notice. Web sites promoting, making available or otherwise contributing to software piracy, hacking, spamming, storage of large files or using account for file storage, storing MP3's of other large files in any electronic format, denial of service attacks and/or damage to commercial networks or servers will be removed from our servers without notice and illegal acts will be reported and prosecuted. Abusive behavior of any type will not be tolerated.
astahost.com has a zero tolerance policy for the use of its network for the posting of messages or commercial advertisements, which violate the rules, regulations, FAQ or charter of any newsgroups or mailing list.
Internet Relay Chat (IRC) traffic is not permitted on our servers in any of its many forms including, but not limited to: bots and IRC servers.
All server activity is logged. Any snooping, hacking, or other inappropriate activity of any type outside of your account, on our servers, will be grounds for termination.
astahost.com reserves the right to refuse or discontinue service to anyone at astahost.com's sole discretion. astahost.com may deny you access to all or part of the service without notice if you engage in any conduct or activities that astahost.com in its sole discretion believes violates any of the terms and conditions in this agreement. astahost.com shall have no responsibility to notify any third-party providers of services, merchandise, or information, nor any responsibility for any consequences resulting from such discontinuance or lack of notification.
astahost.com reserves the right to cancel/suspend any account(s) without prior notice.
astahost.com requests that anyone who believes that there is a violation of our policy to direct the information to firstname.lastname@example.org
astahost.com accounts operate on shared resources. Excessive use or abuse of these shared resources by one customer may have a negative impact on all other customers. Misuse of resources in a manner which impairs network performance is prohibited by this policy and may result in termination of your account.
You are prohibited from excessive consumption of resources, including CPU time, memory, disk space and session time. You may not use resource-intensive programs which may negatively impact other customers or the performance of astahost.com systems or networks. astahost.com reserves the right to terminate or limit such activities.
Accounts using up enough server resources, to slow or crash a server, will be shut down without notice.
No Copyright material without written permission from the copyright holder is allowed.
You shall obtain any and all necessary consents and clearances to enable you lawfully to make use of all and any intellectual property rights through the Services, including without limitation, clearance and/or consents in respect of your proposed domain name.
We will make every reasonable attempt to avoid unexpected server downtime and to ensure that all accounts are well taken care of. We cannot guarantee or predict server downtime. Any network problem, or outage, is not covered under any guarantee or warranty and will not be grounds for reimbursement for any subsequent financial damages or losses. All account data backups are the account holder's responsibility.
All requests for cancellation of accounts must be made via email to email@example.com
astahost.com makes no warranties or representations of any kind for the services being offered. The service is provided on an "as is" and "as available" basis without warranties of any kind, either express or implied, including but not limited to warranties of title, non-infringement, or implied warranties of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose. No advice or information given by astahost.com or its agents or employees shall create a warranty. astahost.com provides no warranty that the service will be uninterrupted or error free or that any information, software or other material accessible on the service is free from viruses or other harmful components. Under no circumstances shall astahost.com be liable for any direct, indirect, special, punitive, or consequential damages that result in any way from your use of or inability to use the service, or for third parties' use of the service to access your Web space, or to access the Internet or any part thereof, or your or any third parties' reliance on or use of information, services, or merchandise provided on or through the service, or that result from mistakes, omissions, interruptions, deletion of files, errors, defects, delays in operation or transmission, or any failure of performance. If you are dissatisfied with astahost.com service or any of its terms, conditions, rules, policies, guidelines, or practices, your sole and exclusive remedy is to discontinue using the service.
Your use of our service is at your sole risk. astahost.com is not responsible for files and data residing on your account. You agree to take full responsibility for files and data transferred and to maintain all appropriate backup of files and data stored on astahost.com servers.
astahost.com reserves the right to monitor any and all communications through our servers.
astahost.com reserves the right to amend its policies at any time. All accounts are required to comply with any changes made to these policies. Notification of any major changes to the policies will be emailed to all account holders.
If you are unsure if what you are doing is against our TOS and AUP, contact us.
This agreement supersedes any written, electronic, or oral communication you may have had with astahost.com or any agent or representative thereof, and constitutes the complete and total agreement between the parties. Should any provision of this agreement is determined to be invalid or unenforceable, all other provisions shall remain in full force and effect and said provision shall be reformed only to the extent necessary to make it enforceable.
By placing and continuing to maintain or place information on astahost.com servers you are stating and acknowledging that you have read the aforementioned terms and conditions and that you understand such terms and conditions and agree to be bound by them.
Sun Jan 23, 2005 New Discussion
HiIs pornographic material allowed on this web site? specifically links to the pornographic material? Couldn't find anything stating that it is or is not allowed so just want to make sure.ThxMike
-question by Mike
Answer : Pornographics material is allowed provided it is legal. Any complaints regarding copyright infringements are dealt seriously at AstaHost.
Fri Nov 21, 2008 New Discussion