Home | Refer a Friend | Pricing | Order | Contact Us   
  Virtual Managed Hosting Services
Ordering Information

Before we start ... Are you going to use our services for something illegal? Immoral? How about for SPAM? If you are, you are going to be looking at some steep penalties from us and our upstream providers.

Our services are for legit business or personal use only, you may not spam or solicit your site or
products in anyway that has been deemed illegal in any 50 U.S. states.


Please read our terms of use before signing up:

This Acceptable Use Policy specifies certain actions prohibited by Host JSC for users of the Host JSC Network. Host JSC reserves the right to modify this Policy at any time to stay in compliance with any laws, regulations and security requirements. By using Host JSC services, any customer, employee or third party unconditionally accepts the terms of this policy. 

 ILLEGAL USE. 

The Host JSC Network may be used only for lawful purposes. Transmission, distribution or storage of any material in violation of any applicable law or regulation coming to or from any unauthorized network or system is prohibited. This includes, without limitation, material protected by copyright, trademark, trade secret or other intellectual property rights used without proper authorization; government and military data protected by law and national security; university and academic data protected by public policy; and material that is obscene, defamatory, constitutes an illegal threat, or violates export control laws. Any violation of the above which compromises the integrity of the Host JSC Network or any other network is strictly prohibited. 

NETWORK AND MACHINE RESOURCES.

Host JSC reserves the right to monitor and allocate network and machine resources. IP addresses are allocated per server and virtual server specifications. Cgi resources are allocated one per domain (a virtual host is required for each cgi-bin and is considered a virtual host). Host JSC reserves the right to discontinue any script which may cause excessive server load.

SYSTEM AND NETWORK SECURITY. 

Violations of system or network security are prohibited, and may result in criminal and civil liability. Host JSC will investigate incidents involving such violations and may involve and cooperate with law enforcement authorities if a criminal violation is suspected. Host JSC respects the privacy of customer data and vigilantly protects that data and ALL customers who host with Host JSC. If any violation of the law or this AUP is suspected, Host JSC reserves the right to investigate. Use of the Host JSC network constitutes consent to monitoring. Examples of unlawful acts, system, or network security violations include, without limitation, the following: 
 

  • Unauthorized access to or use of data, systems or networks, including any attempt to probe, damage, scan or test the vulnerability of a system or network or to breach security or authentication measures without express authorization of the owner of the system or network.
  • Unauthorized monitoring of data or traffic on any network or system without express authorization of the owner of the system or network. Interference with service to any user, host or network including, without limitation, mailbombing, flooding, deliberate attempts to overload a system and broadcast attacks.
  • Unauthorized access to any data, system, or network from an unauthorized system or network for any purpose which is not lawful or which is intended to do harm.
  • Forging of any TCP-IP packet header or any part of the header information in an email or a newsgroup posting. Electronic forging of any kind to include but not limited to IP addresses, domains, business names, etc.

EMAIL. 

Sending unsolicited mail messages, including, without limitation, unwanted advertising and informational announcements, is explicitly prohibited. A user shall not use another site's mail server to relay mail without the express permission of the site owner. Legitimate mailing lists and subscriber lists are acceptable. Otherwise, it is spam. You MAY NOT signup for any services at Host JSC if you are planning to send SPAM EMAIL, or if you are listed on ANY SBL, RSL or any email blocking list of any kind. Also, if you or any domain name associated with you are listed on any list maintained by Spamhaus.org, Spews.org or any similar lists, you MAY NOT signup with our hosting services. You agree that any actions on your part that damage the credibility of Host JSC or cause negative repercussion for ANY Host JSC customer or upstream providers will result in immediate termination of all of your accounts with Host JSC without a refund of any kind and you may also be charged $250 in penalties per account you have with us AND $150 per Host JSC's other accounts that sustained negative fallout from your actions (e.g. termination, forcing to modify name servers, blocking of outgoing/incoming email, etc.) You will also be held solely responsible for ALL damages incurred by Host JSC as a result of your actions or a third party acting as you or on behalf of you.

USENET. 

Posting the same messages to multiple newsgroups (excessive cross-posting or multiple-posting, also known as "SPAM") is expressly prohibited. 
 

INDIRECT OR ATTEMPTED VIOLATIONS OF THE POLICY, AND ACTUAL OR ATTEMPTED VIOLATIONS BY A THIRD PARTY ON BEHALF OF AN Host JSC CUSTOMER OR A CUSTOMER'S END USER, SHALL BE CONSIDERED VIOLATIONS OF THE POLICY BY SUCH CUSTOMER OR END USER. 

For Example: 

If you are hosting a bulk email site on Host JSC servers and you use another ISP to SPAM from in order to reference your Host JSC site by IP address or domain name, you are violating Host JSC policy and possibly the law. 

If you have been granted telnet access to Host JSC servers, multiple telnet log-ons are strictly prohibited and you must come from a valid IP address. Forgery is against the law. 

Any type of denial of service attack from valid or invalid addresses is a violation of Host JSC security policy and against the law. 

If you have been granted password privileges for FTP or telnet, sharing your password with an unauthorized user or third party is strictly prohibited. 

Complaints regarding illegal Use or System or Network Security issues should be sent to our abuse department.

Complaints regarding email abuse should be sent to our abuse department.

Complaints regarding USENET abuse or SPAM should be sent to our abuse department.

The Digital Millennium Copyright Act provides limitations for service provider liability relating to material online with regard to information residing, at the discretion of the user, on a system or network that the service provider controls or operates. 17. U.S. 512(c). The designated agents for notification of claimed infringement are: 

Legal Pornographic material is acceptable. Host JSC does not tolerate any spamming, infringements will result in an investigation and possible termination and removal of the site and/or virtual server without a refund. Host JSC prides itself as a responsible member of the Internet community and is committed to protecting the data of and providing quality service to all Host JSC customers all of the time. 

INTERACTION WITH Host JSC STAFF. 

Any threat, vulgar and profane language directed at any Host JSC staff member  through phone or email may result in immediate termination of an account. Any violation of this policy by any employee, contractor or third party programmer of Host JSC should be reported immediately. Bottom line is let's work together toward a mutually beneficial relationship and create a prosperous and responsible Internet community.

Host JSC's staff members and management reserve the right to cancel any account at any time with or without notice or cause!




DO YOU AGREE TO THESE TERMS?
YES      NO



Home | Refer a Friend | Pricing | Order | Contact Us
Copyright © 2002 HOST JSC