ACCEPTABLE USE POLICY (AUP)
Last updated: January 2, 2017
This Acceptable Use Policy (“AUP”) establishes certain rules and requirements pertaining to the use by customers and users (“Customers”) of KEDAR Information Technologies, Inc’s (“KEDARit”) websites, products or services (collectively the “Offerings”). This AUP may be amended at any time and such amendment or termination will be effective at the time KEDARit posts the revised AUP to its website(s). This AUP is incorporated by reference into the definitive agreement between KEDARit and the Customer regarding such Offerings (“Agreement”). Capitalized terms not defined in this AUP will have the meanings set forth in the Agreement.
This AUP is intended to protect the users of KEDARit’s Offerings and the Internet community as a whole from improper, inappropriate, abusive, or illegal activity. When using any KEDARit Offering, all Users must comply with this AUP and are expected to adhere to commonly accepted practices of the Internet community. The prohibited uses described below are intended as minimum guidelines regarding improper and inappropriate conduct, and should not be interpreted as an exhaustive list.
2. Prohibited Uses
2.1 The Offerings may only be used for lawful purposes. Users may not use the Offerings in any manner in violation of any applicable law or regulation.
2.2 The Offerings may not be used in a manner which purposely alters or forges any User’s identity, deceives any third-party or impersonates any other party.
2.3 The Offerings may not be used to violate system or network security including, but not limited to, by (i) gaining unauthorized access to any User account, network, system, computing facility, equipment, data or information, (ii) engaging in any activities that may interfere with the ability of others to access or use the Offerings, (iii) unauthorized monitoring, or (iv) transmitting files or messages containing computer viruses or propagating worms, Trojan horses, or “spyware” programs.
2.4 Customer may not perform any penetration testing or make any other intrusion attempts on the Offerings without KEDARit’s prior written consent.
3. Data Types
Customer and its Users will not upload any of the following types of information: (a) personal health information, (b) drivers license numbers, (c) passport numbers, (d) social security, tax ID or similar numbers, or (e) bank, checking, credit card, debit card, or other financial account numbers. Customer is solely responsible for compliance with all applicable data privacy and data protection laws in connection with its use of the Offerings.
4. Customer’s Responsibilities and KEDARit’s Rights
Customer and its Users will cooperate with appropriate law enforcement and other governmental agencies and other parties involved in investigating claims of illegal or inappropriate activity. If any User becomes aware of any violation of this AUP by any person, including, but not limited to, downstream customers, User, or third-parties, KEDARit requires that such User notify KEDARit immediately at email@example.com. Recipients of email messages sent using any Offering are also encouraged to report suspected violations of this policy by forwarding a copy of the applicable email to firstname.lastname@example.org. KEDARit will catalog, investigate and address all reports of violations and/or abuse. In addition to other remedies available pursuant to the governing services agreement with KEDARit, any User account found to be in violation of this AUP is subject to immediate suspension of Offerings, and will not be allowed to send any additional emails using the KEDARit Service. Customers are strictly responsible for all use of the Offering in violation of this AUP, including, but not limited to, use by applicable Users.