CNN Hosting services may not be used for illegal purposes, or in support of illegal activities. CNN Hosting reserves the right to cooperate with legal authorities and/or injured third parties in the investigation of any suspected crime or civil wrongdoing.
Harm to minors
Use of the CNN Hosting service to harm, or attempt to harm, minors in any way, including, but not limited to child pornography.
Use of the CNN Hosting service to transmit any material (by e-mail, uploading, posting or otherwise) that threatens or encourages bodily harm or destruction of property.
Use of the CNN Hosting service to transmit any material (by e-mail, uploading, posting or otherwise) that harasses another.
Spam And Phishing Policy
Manipulating identifiers, such as email headers and images, to disguise the origin of any content transmitted using the Service.
Using or causing to be used Service computer systems to facilitate the transmission of unsolicited or unauthorized material.
This includes any promotional materials, URLs, “junk mail,” “chain letters,” “pyramid schemes,” or any other form of unauthorized solicitation that you may upload, post, email, transmit, or otherwise make available.
Using “robots” or otherwise harvesting other’s email addresses from the Service.
Sending a message that directs a recipient to a web site that uses a third party’s branding, trademarks, and or other intellectual property to mislead the recipient into believing that he is using a site authorized by that third party.
Test email accounts and Test keyword are blocked on a shared hosting environment in order to prevent spamming and other malicious content.
eg. firstname.lastname@example.org, email@example.com, firstname.lastname@example.org
Use of CNN Hosting service to make fraudulent offers to sell or buy products, items, or services, or to advance any type of financial scam such as “pyramid schemes,” and “chain letters.”
Adding, removing, or modifying identifying network header information in an effort to deceive or mislead is prohibited. Misuse the name of any Government entity is strictly prohibited and CNN Hosting reserves the right to shut down services at the request of any Government entity. 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.
Unsolicited commercial e-mail / Unsolicited bulk e-mail (SPAM)
Use of the CNN Hosting service to transmit any unsolicited commercial or unsolicited bulk e-mail is expressly prohibited. Violations of this type will result in the immediate termination of the offending CNN Hosting account.
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 CNN Hosting account.
E-mail / Message Forging
Forging any message header, in part or whole, of any electronic transmission, originating or passing through the CNN Hosting service is in violation of this POLICY.
CNN Hosting 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. Commercial messages that are appropriate under the rules of a newsgroup or mailing list or that are solicited by the recipients are permitted.
Use of the CNN Hosting service to access, or to attempt to access, the accounts of others, or to penetrate, or attempt to penetrate, security measures of HostRock.Net’s 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 CNN Hosting account is subject to immediate termination.
Copyright or trademark infringement
Use of the CNN Hosting service to transmit any material (by e-mail, uploading, posting or otherwise) that infringes 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
Use of the CNN Hosting service to collect, or attempt to collect, personal information about third parties without their knowledge or consent.
Network disruptions and unfriendly activity
Use of the CNN Hosting service for any activity that affects the ability of other people or systems to use CNN Hosting 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. CNN Hosting 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.
Infringement of Copyright, Patent, Trademark, Trade Secret, or Intellectual Property
Distribution and/or posting of copyrighted or the aforementioned infringements will not be tolerated.
Distribution of Viruses
Intentional distributions of software that attempts to and/or causes damage, harassment, or annoyance to persons, data, and/or computer systems are prohibited. Such an offense will result in the immediate termination of the offending account.
Inappropriate Use of Software
Use of software or any device that would facilitate a continued connection, i.e. pinging, while using CNN Hosting services could result in suspension service.
CNN Hosting subscribers will be held responsible and accountable for any activity by third parties, using their account that violates guidelines created within the Acceptable Use Policy.
The maximum allowed number of inodes at CNN Hosting shared hosting servers is 1,00,000. Any shared hosting account exceeds this limit will consider the violation of our hosting policy and the system will shut down all services automatically. Any account has move than 1,00,000 inodes or has more than 20GB disk space will be removed from our weekly backup system. Data backup service is not on a FOC basis and shall be ordered in advance.
Violation Of CNN Hosting Virtual Accounts
It is absolutely forbidden to host pornographic content or IRC servers on Virtual Server Accounts. Virtual Server Accounts found hosting this material would be subject to immediate cancellation without refund. In case of any abuse complaint CNN Hosting reserves the right to change the password of Virtual Machine and take necessary action.
The customer will be responsible for charges as per rate schedule associated with registration of domain name in advance including but not limited to all costs for moving or transferring such domain name. Domain registration confirmation will be sent to you after 24 hours of payment. CNN Hosting has the right to change the charges without any notice to the customer, which would be applicable for the renewal of the registration.
The customer shall be notified when renewal fees are due. Should these charges go n unpaid within the stipulated period in the second notice/ reminder regarding renewal, the registration will be canceled, and CNN Hosting will not be responsible if the domain is registered by any other person, after the expiry of the registration term.
Customer acknowledges and agrees that CNN Hosting exercise no control over, and accepts no responsibility for the contents of information hosted on domain or information passing through CNN Hosting host computers, network hubs and points of presence, the CNN Hosting network or the internet, neither CNN Hosting, its employees, affiliates, agents, distributors, suppliers, third party information providers, merchants, licensors nor the like make any warranties of any kind, either express or implied, including, but no limited to, warranties of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose or non-infringement for the services, neither CNN Hosting and its portfolio make any warranty as to the results that may be obtained for the use of the services or as to the accuracy, reliability or content of any merchandise contained in or provided through the services, the CNN Hosting is not liable for the content of either data transferred to or from stored by customer or any of your customers via service(s) provided by CNN Hosting. Furthermore, CNN Hosting will not be responsible for any kind of data, web, and information lost incurred due to any reason, hosted at CNN Hosting Server. CNN Hosting assures its customers to take due care in all respects.
Customer will indemnify, defend and hold harmless CNN Hosting and its employees, directors and agents, collectively indemnified parties form and against any and all claims, damages, losses, liabilities, suits, actions, demands, proceedings or filed by a third party against any of the indemnified parties arising out of or relating to the use of the services.
CNN Hosting will not be liable for failure or delay in performing its obligations hereunder if it is beyond its reasonable control, including, without limitation, acts of any governmental body, war, natural disaster insurrection, sabotage, embargo, fire, flood, strike or other disturbance, interruption of or delay in transportation, unavailability of interruption or delay in telecommunication or third party services including DNS propagation, failure of third party software or hardware or inability to obtain raw materials, our power used in or equipment needed for provision of the services.
The customer agrees not to use excessive amounts of CPU processing on any of the CNN Hosting servers. Any violation of this policy may result in corrective action by CNN Hosting in its sole direction, including assessment of additional charges, suspension or disconnection of any and all services, or termination of this agreement. In the event that CNN Hosting elect to take any corrective action, Customer shall not be entitled to a refund of any amount paid in advance prior to such corrective action.$1.0 / GB is payable by the customer for any extra Bandwidth usage.
Acceptance Of Services
Acceptance of this agreement by CNN Hosting may be subject, in CNN Hosting absolute discretion, to the satisfactory completion of a credit check. Activation of service shall indicate CNN Hosting acceptance of this agreement. The Customer represents and warrants that to have full authority and right into this agreement and that there are no conflicting claims relating to the rights granted by this agreement.
Change of Plans/ Increase in Hosting Quota
For further increase in hosting space the formal contract will be rendered inactive and new will be signed thereof as per space acquired and the charges recurring during that set period of time.
If the customer cancels this agreement prior to the end of the term specified in the order form, CNN Hosting, shall not refund fees paid in advance of such cancellation. Customers will be required to pay 100 % of CNN Hosting standard yearly charges of the term. For security, all cancellation requests must be made by the primary contact person on the account who must provide sufficient customer identification information. Any such request shall be effective upon receipt. Any cancellation shall not relieve the customer of any obligations to pay fees accrued prior to such cancellation.
Where applicable, either party may cancel the service agreement(s) without penalty in the event of any regulatory or legislative change or Govt. policy that renders the service agreement illegal or enforceable. Customers will remain obligated to pay any amount that has occurred at the time of such cancellation.
Liability and Other Services
Treat CNN Hosting scratch card number and all other access codes passwords where applicable as confidential and nontransferable. CNN Hosting reserve the right to de-activate card codes without any intimation if in CNN Hosting sole direction, fraudulent use is suspected. If Customer changes email addresses, it is his responsibility to notify CNN Hosting immediately of such change(s).
CNN Hosting always respects the premisses of its prospective clients, especially the “Resellers”, as no business can grow until or unless there is a group of clients that engulfs its versatility in a positive manner. The way CNN Hosting always respects the domains and parameters of its resellers, on the other hand we don’t allow the customers to violates the principles of Hosting and Host(CNN Hosting).If any individual customer has any complaint or inconvenience with any of our Resellers than CNN Hosting (The Host) has complete authority to undertake the whole situation and can take necessary measures in that regard. As we believe in equality of liberty for both the person having 50 MB of Hosting and with the person having an account in GBs.
You are responsible for any misuse of your account, even if a friend, family member, guest or employee committed the inappropriate activity. Therefore, you must take steps to ensure that others do not gain unauthorized access to your account. In addition, you may not use your account to breach security of another account or attempt to gain unauthorized access to another network or server.
Your password provides access to your account. It is your responsibility to keep your password secure.
Sharing your password and account access with unauthorized users is prohibited. You should take care to prevent others from using your account since you will be held responsible for such use.
Attempting to obtain another user’s account password is strictly prohibited, and may result in termination of service.
You must adopt adequate security measures to prevent or minimize unauthorized use of your account.
You may not attempt to circumvent user authentication or security of any host, network, or account. This includes, but is not limited to, accessing data not intended for you, logging into or making use of a server or account you are not expressly authorized to access or probing the security of other networks. Use or distribution of tools designed for compromising security is prohibited. Examples of these tools include, but are not limited to, password guessing programs, cracking tools, or network probing tools.
You may not attempt to interfere with service to any user, host, or network (“denial of service attacks”). This includes, but is not limited to, “flooding” of networks, deliberate attempts to overload a service, and attempts to “crash” a host.
Users who violate systems or network security may incur criminal or civil liability. CNN Hosting will cooperate fully with investigations of violations of systems or network security at other sites, including cooperating with law enforcement authorities in the investigation of suspected criminal violations.
CNN Hosting accounts operate on shared resources. Excessive use or abuse of these shared network resources by one customer may have a negative impact on all other customers. Misuse of network resources in a manner that 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, and disk space and session time. You may not use resource-intensive programs that negatively impact other customers or the performances of CNN Hosting systems or networks. CNN Hosting reserves the right to terminate or limit such activities.
REPORTING VIOLATIONS OF CNN Hosting
CNN Hosting requests that anyone who believes that there is a violation of this policy direct the information to the legal@CNN Hosting.com
if available, please provide the following information:
The IP address used to commit the alleged violation
The date and time of the alleged violation, including the time zone or offset from GMT
Evidence of the alleged violation
An E-mail with full header information provides all of the above, as do system log files. Other situations will require different methods of providing the above information. CNN Hosting may take any one or more of the following actions in response to complaints:
– Issue wrote or verbal warnings
– Suspend the Member’s newsgroup posting privileges
– Suspend the Member’s account
– Terminate the Member’s account
– Bill the Member for administrative costs and/or reactivation charges
– Bring legal action to enjoin violations and/or to collect damages, if any, cause by violations
REVISIONS TO THIS ACCEPTABLE USE POLICY
CNN Hosting reserves the right to revise, amend, or modify, our TOS (Terms of Service) and our other policies and agreements at any time and in any manner. Notice of any revision, amendment, or modification will be posted in accordance with our TOS (Terms of Service).
Any violation of the above-mentioned policy by any means may result in terminating your services without any prior notice in addition to other liabilities that may arise from the violation.