All users of Spooky Media's services must comply with our AUP and TOS.
Use of our services constitutes acceptance of this agreement. Not compliance
will result in cancellation of your services. Please check back from time
to time as we reserve the right to revise, amend, or modify this AUP and
our other policies and agreements at any time and in any manner.
If you would like to report a violation of this AUP please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
ILLEGAL USE - Our services MAY NOT be used for illegal purposes or in
support of illegal activities. We will cooperate with legal authorities
and/or injured parties in the investigation of any suspected crime or
HARM TO MINORS - Child pornography and any other use of our services
to harm minors in any way will result in termination. We will cooperate
with legal authorities.
THREATS/HARASSMENT - Use of our services to transmit any material (by
email, uploading, posting or otherwise) that harasses or threatens or
encourages bodily harm or destruction of property.
FRADULENT ACTIVITY - Use of our services to make fraudulent orders to
sell or buy products, items, or services, or to advance any kind of financial
ADULT CONTENT - Any legal adult content is fine.
FORGERY OR IMPERSONATION - Adding, removing or modifying 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.
SPAMMING - Use of our services to transmit any unsolicited commercial
or unsolicited bulk email is PROHIBITED.
EMAIL / NEWS BOMBING - Malicious intent to impede another person's use
of electronic mail services or news.
EMAIL / MESSAGE FORGING - Forging any message header, in part or whole,
of any electronic transmission, originating or passing through Spooky
USENET SPAMMING - Posting messages or commercial advertisements which
violate the rules, regulations, FAQ or charter of any newsgroups or mailing
lists. Commercial messages that are appropriate under the rules of a newsgroup
or mailing list or that are solicited by the recipients are permitted.
UNAUTHORIZED ACCESS - Use of our services to access, or to attempt to
access, the accounts of others, or to penetrate, or attempt to penetrate,
security measure of Spooky Media 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.
COPYRIGHT OR TRADEMARK INFRINGEMENT - Use of our service to trasmit
any material (by email, 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.
The customer understands, acknowledges and agrees that by initial and
continued use of the services that he or she agrees to, and is bound by
the Digital Millennium Copyright Act Policy. Spooky Media is committed
to complying with the U.S. copyright law and expects all clients to do
Under the DMCA, copyright owners may contact the authorized agent of an
Internet service provider to report alleged infringements of their protected
works appearing on Web pages hosting by the service provider.
COLLECTION OF PERSONAL DATA - Use of our service to collect, or attempt
to collect, personal information about third parties without their knowledge
IRC - Use of IRC or IRC bots or clonebots is not allowed. An IRC bot
is a program which runs and is connected to an IRC server 24 hours a day,
automatically performing certain actions.
NETWORK DISRUPTIONS AND UNFRIENDLY ACTIVITY - Use of our service for
any activity which affects the ability of other people or systems to use
Spooky Media's services or the internet. This includes "denial of
service" (DOS) attacks against another network host or an individual
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.
INAPPROPRIATE USE OF SOFTWARE - Use of software or any device that would
facilitate a continued connection, i.e. pinging, while using Spooky Media
services could result in suspension of service.
THIRD PARTY ACCOUNTABILITY - You are responsible for any misuse of your
account, even if the inappropriate activity was committed by a friend,
family member, guest or employee. Therefore, you must take steps to ensure
that others do not gain unauthorized access to your account.
P2P FILE SHARING - Nothing such as Kazaa or any P2P system may be used
on any of our services.
NO VERY HIGH CPU USAGE PROGRAMS ALLOWED.
EXCESSIVE CONSUMPTION OF RESOURCES - Since hostees are on a shared hosting
environment, excessive usage (CPU time, memory and session time) can negatively
impact other customers or the performances of Spooky Media's systems or
networks. This usually happens when a web script a client is using is notoriously cpu intensive or has been compromised. Please research/google a script you're thinking of using before installing it on the server. If you are still not sure - please feel free to ask!