ACCEPTANCE OF TERMS
TheCyberInfo provides access to and use of the TheCyberInfo Web sites. subject to these Terms of Service (“TOS”). Unless explicitly stated otherwise, any new features that augment or enhance the current TheCyberInfo Sites shall be subject to this TOS.
PLEASE READ THIS AGREEMENT CAREFULLY. YOUR USE OF THE ECT NEWS SITES CONSTITUTES ACCEPTANCE OF THE TOS. TheCyberInfo may amend this TOS at any time by posting the amended TOS to the TheCyberInfo, and you acknowledge and agree that your continued use of the ECT News Sites after any such change represents your agreement to the amended TOS.
YOUR REGISTRATION OBLIGATIONS
By registering for account access on the TheCyberInfo, you agree to provide accurate, current and complete information about yourself as prompted (such information being the “Profile Data”) and maintain and promptly update the Profile Data to keep it accurate, current and complete. If you provide any information that is inaccurate, not current or incomplete, or TheCyberInfo has reasonable grounds to suspect that such information is inaccurate, not current or incomplete, TheCyberInfo Network may deny you access to areas requiring registration, at its sole discretion.
ACCOUNT PASSWORD AND SECURITY
TheCyberInfo contain some features that require registration (“Restricted Areas”). At the time of registration for online account access, you will be asked to choose a Username and Password. You are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of the Password, and are fully responsible for all uses of your account, whether by you or others. You agree to (a) keep your Password confidential and not share it with anyone else; (b) immediately notify TheCyberInfo of any unauthorized use of your Password or account or any other breach of security; and (c) use only your Password to access the TheCyberInfo’ Restricted Areas. TheCyberInfo cannot and will not be liable for any loss or damage arising from your failure to comply with this Section, or from any unauthorized access to your personal information not directly due to the negligence of TheCyberInfo.
You acknowledge and agree that TheCyberInfo is authorized to act on instructions received through use of your Password. You further acknowledge and agree that TheCyberInfo may, but is not obligated to, deny access or block any transaction made through use of your Password, without prior notice to you, if we believe your Password is being used by someone other than you, or for any other reason.
It is your responsibility to know, understand and abide by the TheCyberInfo rules of use. These rules are not meant to be exhaustive, and TheCyberInfo reserves the right to determine what types of conduct it considers to be inappropriate use of the ECT News Sites. In the case of inappropriate use, TheCyberInfo may take such measures as it sees fit. TheCyberInfo reserves the right to add to or amend this list of rules at any time, and you are responsible for checking the TOS for any changes each time you log on.
You are fully responsible for what you post. You agree not to use the TheCyberInfo:
to post, transmit, or otherwise make available content that harasses, abuses, or threatens other users, or that contains profanity, or obscene or otherwise objectionable content;
to post, transmit, or otherwise make available content that degrades others on the basis of gender, race, class, ethnicity, national origin, religion, sexual preference, disability or other classification;
to harm minors in any way;
to impersonate any person or entity, including, but not limited to, an TheCyberInfo employee, or falsely state or otherwise misrepresent your affiliation with a person or entity;
to post, transmit, or otherwise make available any material that contains software viruses or any other malware designed to damage or reduce the functionality of any computer software or hardware;
to post, transmit, or otherwise make available unsolicited advertising or promotional materials (except through Classifieds), spam, pyramid schemes, chain letters, or other similar forms of unauthorized advertising or solicitation;
to post anyone else’s copyright or other intellectual property, trade secrets or confidential, proprietary or private information that you do not have a right to make available to others, or otherwise post or use piracy, plagiarism or circumvention of passwords, account information or copy protection;
via bots, agents, scraping, automated access, scripts, intelligent search or any similar means of access to TheCyberInfo Sites in a manner that may adversely affect performance of any of the Sites;
to provide in-line linking using the bandwidth of the TheCyberInfo servers to post materials from any of the Sites within any other site; or provide framing, borders or mirroring for any content of the TheCyberInfo Sites within any other site;
10. to state or imply that TheCyberInfo endorses or sponsors any other product or service, or provide false information about TheCyberInfo or its products or services.
Our Discussion Boards may be used for non-commercial purposes only. You agree not to post spam or other advertisements or solicitations, solicit funds, promote commercial entities, or otherwise engage in commercial activity in our Discussion Boards. Advertising, marketing, promotion and other commercial activity may be posted in our Classifieds service. We do allow hyperlinks to our web pages. We reserve the right to remove any post, at our sole discretion, for any reason.
MODIFICATIONS TO SERVICE
TheCyberInfo reserves the right at any time to modify or discontinue, temporarily or permanently, the TheCyberInfo Sites (or any part thereof), including the Restricted Areas, with or without notice. You agree that TheCyberInfo shall not be liable to you or any third party for any modification, suspension or discontinuance of the TheCyberInfo or any part thereof, including without limitation deletion of your account information, User Materials, and other content associated with your account (or any part thereof).
You agree that TheCyberInfo may, in its sole and absolute discretion and without notice or liability to you or any third party, immediately terminate your access to the Restricted Areas. Grounds for such termination shall include, but not be limited to, (a) breaches or violations of the TOS or other agreements or guidelines, (b) requests by law enforcement or government agencies, (c) a request by you (self-initiated account deletions), (d) discontinuance or material modification of the TheCyberInfo (or any part thereof), (e) unexpected technical or security issues or problems, and (f) extended periods of inactivity.
DEALINGS WITH ADVERTISERS
Your correspondence or business dealings with, or participation in promotions of, advertisers found on or through the TheCyberInfo , including without limitation the Classifieds, such as payment and delivery of related goods or services, and any other terms, conditions, warranties or representations associated with such dealings, are solely between you and such advertiser. YOU AGREE TO INDEMNIFY, DEFEND, AND HOLD ECT NEWS NETWORK AND ITS SUBSIDIARIES, AFFILIATES, OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, AGENTS, CO-BRANDERS AND OTHER PARTNERS, HARMLESS FROM ANY CLAIM OR DEMAND, INCLUDING REASONABLE ATTORNEYS’ FEES, MADE BY ANY THIRD PARTY DUE TO OR ARISING OUT OF YOUR USE OF THE ECT NEWS SITES, YOUR CONNECTION TO THE ECT NEWS SITES, YOUR VIOLATION OF THIS TOS, YOUR SUBMISSION, POSTING, OR TRANSMISSION OF USER MATERIALS TO THE ECT NEWS SITES, AND/OR YOUR VIOLATION OF ANY RIGHTS OF ANOTHER.
TheCyberInfo may provide links to other World Wide Web sites or resources. Because TheCyberInfo has no control over such sites and resources, you acknowledge and agree that TheCyberInfo is not responsible for the availability of such external sites or resources, and does not endorse and is not responsible or liable for any content, advertising, products, services, terms of service, privacy policies or other materials on or available from such sites or resources. YOU FURTHER ACKNOWLEDGE AND AGREE THAT TheCyberInfo SHALL NOT BE RESPONSIBLE OR LIABLE, DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY, FOR ANY DAMAGE OR LOSS CAUSED OR ALLEGED TO BE CAUSED BY OR IN CONNECTION WITH ACCESS TO, USE OF OR RELIANCE ON ANY SUCH CONTENT, GOODS OR SERVICES AVAILABLE ON OR THROUGH ANY SUCH SITE OR RESOURCE.
OUR COPYRIGHTS AND PROPRIETARY RIGHTS
All title, ownership and intellectual property rights in and to the TheCyberInfo, including without limitation all copyrights in text, graphics, audio, video, advertising, code and look and feel of the TheCyberInfo, are owned by TheCyberInfo or its licensors. You acknowledge and agree that the TheCyberInfo contain information that is protected by applicable intellectual property and other laws. Except as expressly authorized by TheCyberInfo, you agree not to copy, modify, rent, lease, loan, sell, distribute, mirror, frame, republish, transmit, remove advertising or notices, or create derivative works based on theTheCyberInfo, in whole or in part. You also agree not to reverse engineer, decompile or otherwise attempt to discover any code or processes used by TheCyberInfo or on the TheCyberInfo, and not to insert or add any code or make any other attempt to manipulate the TheCyberInfo.
By accessing the TheCyberInfo, you agree that you may only download and display the content, apart from the Classifieds, for educational purposes or your own personal non-commercial use.
DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTIES
YOU EXPRESSLY UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT:
YOUR USE OF THE TheCyberInfo SITES IS AT YOUR SOLE RISK. THE ECT NEWS SITES ARE PROVIDED ON AN “AS IS” AND “AS AVAILABLE” BASIS. TheCyberInfo EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, WHETHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, ACCURACY, AND NON-INFRINGEMENT. TheCyberInfo ASSUMES NO RESPONSIBILITY FOR THE TIMELINESS, DELETION, MIS-DELIVERY OR FAILURE TO PROVIDE ANY CONTENT OR TO STORE ANY PERSONALIZATION SETTINGS OR USER MATERIALS.
ANY CONTENT DOWNLOADED OR OTHERWISE OBTAINED THROUGH THE TheCyberInfo IS DOWNLOADED AND USED AT YOUR SOLE DISCRETION AND RISK AND YOU WILL BE SOLELY RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY DAMAGE TO YOUR COMPUTER SYSTEM OR LOSS OF DATA THAT RESULTS FROM THE DOWNLOAD OR USE OF ANY SUCH CONTENT.
NO ADVICE, INFORMATION, PURCHASE OR TRANSACTION, WHETHER ORAL OR WRITTEN, OBTAINED BY YOU FROM TheCyberInfo OR THROUGH OR FROM THE TheCyberInfo SITES SHALL CREATE ANY WARRANTY NOT EXPRESSLY STATED IN THE TOS.