eCommerce Websites Acceptable Use Policy ("AUP") is provided to give our customers and users a clear understanding of what eCommerce Websites expects of them while using the service. All users of eCommerce Websites' Internet services: those who access some of our Services but do not have accounts, as well as those who pay a service fee to subscribe to the Services, must comply with this AUP and our TOS (Terms of Service).


Use of eCommerce Websites Service constitutes acceptance and agreement to eCommerce Websites'
AUP as well as eCommerce Websites' TOS (Terms of Service)



IMPORTANT NOTICE: All Payments To eCommerce Websites (Koch Products Pty Ltd t/a eCommerce Websites)
Are Non-Refundable



We support the uncensored flow of information and ideas over the Internet and do not actively monitor subscriber
activity under normal circumstances. Similarly, we do not exercise editorial control over the content of any web
site, e-mail transmission, newsgroups, or other material created or accessible over or through the services, except
for certain proprietary Web sites. However, in accordance with our TOS (Terms of Service), we may remove any
materials that, in our sole discretion, may be illegal, may subject us to liability, or which may violate this AUP.
eCommerce Websites may cooperate with legal authorities and/or third parties in the investigation of any suspected
or alleged crime or civil wrongdoing. Your violation of this AUP may result in the suspension or immediate
termination of either your eCommerce Websites account or other actions as detailed in Section 3 WITHOUT
PRIOR NOTICE.



This document is intended to provide a basic understand of eCommerce Websites' Acceptable Use Policy. The following
are guidelines for the establishment and enforcement of eCommerce Websites' AUP:



Ensure reliable service to our customers



Ensure security and privacy of our systems and network, as well as the networks and systems
of others



Comply with existing laws



Maintain our reputation as a responsible service provider



Encourage responsible use of the Internet and discourage activities which reduce the
usability and value of
Internet services



Preserve the value of Internet resources as a conduit for free expression and exchange of
information



Preserve the privacy and security of individual users



eCommerce Websites intends to provide its customers access to everything the Internet has to offer. While the
eCommerce Websites is firmly committed to the principles of free speech, certain activities that may be damaging to
the resources of both the eCommerce Websites and the Internet and cannot be permitted under the guise of free
speech. The resources of the eCommerce Websites and the Internet are limited, and abuse of these resources by one
user has a negative impact on the entire community.



We do not routinely monitor the activity of accounts except for measurements of system utilization and the
preparation of billing records. However, in our efforts to promote good citizenship within the Internet community,
we will respond appropriately if we become aware of inappropriate use of our service.



You may not use your dedicated rack or virtual site to publish material, which eCommerce Websites determines, at its
sole discretion, to be unlawful, indecent or objectionable. For purposes of this policy, "material" refers to all
forms of communications including narrative descriptions, graphics (including photographs, illustrations, images,
drawings, logos), executable programs, video recordings, and audio recordings.



If a eCommerce Websites account is used to violate the Acceptable Use Policy or our TOS, we reserve the right to
terminate your service without notice. We prefer to advise customers of inappropriate behavior and
any necessary corrective action, however, flagrant violations of the Acceptable Use Policy will result in immediate
termination of service. Our failure to enforce this policy, for whatever reason, shall not be construed as a waiver
of our right to do so at any time.

As a member of our network community, you must use your Internet access responsibly. If you have any questions regarding this policy, please contact us.

VIOLATIONS OF ECOMMERCE WEBSITES ACCEPTABLE USE POLICY


The following constitute violations of this AUP:



Illegal use: eCommerce Websites' services may not be used for illegal purposes, or in
support
of illegal activities. eCommerce Websites 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 eCommerce Websites service to harm, or attempt to harm,
minors in any way, including, but not limited to child pornography.



Threats: Use of the eCommerce Websites service to transmit any material (by e-mail,
uploading,
posting or otherwise) that threatens or encourages bodily harm or destruction of property.


<strong>Harassment:</strong> Use of the eCommerce Websites service to transmit any material (by e-mail,
uploading, posting or otherwise) that harasses another.



Fraudulent activity: Use of eCommerce Websites 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," "ponzi
schemes," and "chain letters."



Forgery or impersonation: Adding, removing or modifying identifying 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. The use of anonymous remailers or nicknames does not constitute
impersonation.



Unsolicited commercial e-mail / Unsolicited bulk e-mail (SPAM) Use of the eCommerce
Websites
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 eCommerce Websites account.

IMPORTANT NOTICE:

BEGINNING IMMEDIATELY, anyone hosting websites or services on their server that support
spammers or cause any of our IP space to be listed in any of the various Spam Databases will have their server
immediately removed from our network. The server will not be reconnected until such time that you agree to
remove ANY and ALL traces of the offending material immediately upon
reconnection and agree to allow us access to the server to confirm that all material has been
COMPLETELY removed. Severe violations may result in immediate and permanent removal of the
server from our network without notice to the customer. Any server guilty of a second
violationWILL be immediately and permanently removed from our network without notice.



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 eCommerce Websites account.



E-mail / Message Forging: Forging any message header, in part or whole, of any
electronic
transmission, originating or passing through the eCommerce Websites service is in violation of this AUP.



Usenet SPAMing: eCommerce Websites 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.



Unauthorized access: Use of the eCommerce Websites service to access, or to attempt to
access,
the accounts of others, or to penetrate, or attempt to penetrate, security measures of eCommerce Websites' 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 eCommerce Websites account is subject to immediate termination.



Copyright or trademark infringement: Use of the eCommerce Websites service to transmit
any
material (by e-mail, uploading, posting, hot linking, directly linking 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 eCommerce Websites 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 eCommerce Websites service for
any
activity which affects the ability of other people or systems to use eCommerce Websites 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. eCommerce Websites
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.



Fraud: 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
Right:

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 eCommerce Websites services could result in suspension service.



Third Party Accountability: eCommerce Websites 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.



Violation Of eCommerce Websites Virtual Accounts: It is absolutely forbidden to host
pornographic content or IRC servers on Virtual Server Accounts. Virtual Server Accounts found hosting this
material will be subject to immediate cancellation without refund.



IRC networks: It is absolutely forbidden to host an IRC server that is part of or
connected to
another IRC network or server. Servers found to be connecting to or part of these networks will be immediately
removed from our network without notice. The server will not be reconnected to the network until such time that
you agree to completely remove any and all traces of the irc server, and agree to let us have access to your
server to confirm that the content has been completely removed. Any server guilty of a second violation will
result in immediate account termination.


Security



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. 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. eCommerce Websites 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.

Network Performance

eCommerce Websites 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 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 negatively impact other customers or the performances of eCommerce Websites systems or networks. eCommerce Websites reserves the right to terminate or limit such activities.

REPORTING VIOLATIONS OF eCommerce Websites AUP

eCommerce Websites requests that anyone who believes that there is a violation of this AUP direct the information to the Abuse Department.


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



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. eCommerce Websites may take any one or more of the following
actions in response to complaints:



Issue written 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

eCommerce Websites reserves the right to revise, amend, or modify this AUP, 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).