All Energy Group Networks LLC (EGIHosting.com) colocation, dedicated server, media/stream hosting, or web hosting customers are bound by the following Acceptable Use Policy. This document may be updated from time to time. Please consult this site periodically for the most recent revision of this document.
No EGIHosting.com customer shall:
The following list is non-exclusive, and should not be considered a license to commit other illegal activities not specified below. All illegal activity is prohibited, and EGIHosting.com will cooperate fully with any law enforcement officials and/or agencies investigating and/or prosecuting such activities.
All software installed by the Customer on any EGI service will be fully licensed software. Customers may not install any software Customer does not have the proper license for, any cracked or hacked software installations are strictly forbidden.
No customer shall do anything that could get any portion of EGIHosting.com’s IP space put on the RBL (Realtime Black List) as maintained by Trend Micro ( http://www.mail-abuse.com ) or other similar organizations, or perform activities that would cause portions of the Internet to refuse to route traffic to any portion of EGIHosting.com”s IP space. Any customer who gets IP space listed on any SBL listing or Blacklist may be subjected to a $200 listing removal fee and possible account termination.
No customer shall perform actions that cause unusual load on EGIHosting.com servers (for example, mail servers, web servers, usenet servers, name servers, etc.), that cause slowness or denial of service to other EGIHosting.com customers.
No customer shall do anything that threatens the Internet or any other network.
No customer shall take actions that cause any portion of the Internet, or the Internet as a whole, to become unusable to any other portion of the Internet, or the Internet as a whole.
No customer shall take actions that degrade the usefulness of the Internet, or any portion of the Internet, either through network degradation, flooding of usenet or email or so on.
Spam – No customer shall send unsolicited commercial email, unsolicited mass mailings, spam or flood usenet newsgroups, or anything of that sort. If you have questions about what is allowed and what is not, please refer to http://spam.abuse.net, and/or email email@example.com for clarification.
No spam may originate from EGIHosting.com IP space.
No spam may advertise sites or services located on EGIHosting.com IP space (even if the spam originates elsewhere).
No EGIHosting.com customer shall use third party mail servers to relay spam. This is considered a DOS attack on the third party and will be treated as such.
Use of EGIHosting.com’s facilities to provide software or lists for mass mailing unsolicited email is prohibited.
Furthermore, all EGIHosting.com customers must:
Maintain and enforce on their clients an AUP similar in scope and intent to this document.
Maintain a policy requiring proper “From” and/or “Reply-To” headers for email and usenet postings.
Maintain proper security on their mail server, to prevent the mail server from being used as a “spam amplifier” by third parties. Servers must restrict “email relaying.” This is not applicable to customers who do not maintain a mail server.
EGIHosting.com reserves the right to terminate or interrupt any account in part or in full without refund for violation of these Acceptable Use Policy. In all but the most extreme or serious cases, good faith attempts will be made to resolve an issue without interruption of service. In cases where service has been terminated or interrupted, resolution will be handled on an individual case basis, at EGIHosting.com’s sole discretion.
For further explanation of any portion of this document, and the terms set herein, or to determine whether your intended activities are permissible under the terms of this document, contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.