Web Hosting Acceptable Use Policy

Effective Date: February 4, 2024

This Acceptable Use Policy (AUP) outlines the terms and conditions governing the use of services provided by DesignThat Cloud. By using our web hosting services, you agree to comply with the guidelines stated in this policy. Any violations may result in actions taken by our Abuse and Security team.

1. Prohibited Activities

Users of DesignThat Cloud web hosting services are strictly prohibited from engaging in the following activities:

a. Illegal Content: Posting, transmitting, or storing any content that violates South African laws or infringes upon the rights of others.

b. Malicious Activity: Engaging in any form of malicious activity, including but not limited to hacking, spreading malware, or attempting to compromise the security of our systems.

c. Spam and Phishing: Sending unsolicited emails or engaging in phishing activities that attempt to deceive individuals for personal gain.

d. Abuse of Resources: Any use of our resources that significantly impacts the performance of our servers or disrupts the experience for other users.

e. Intellectual Property Violations: Unauthorized use or distribution of copyrighted materials, trademarks, or intellectual property without proper authorization.

2. Privacy Policy

For information on how DesignThat Cloud handles your data and protects your privacy, please refer to our Privacy Policy.

3. Reporting Violations

If you become aware of any violations of this Acceptable Use Policy, please report them promptly to our Abuse and Security team at [email protected].

4. Legal Compliance

Users are required to adhere to South African laws applicable to web hosting. Violations may result in legal action and cooperation with law enforcement authorities.

5. Enforcement

DesignThat Cloud reserves the right to take appropriate action, including the suspension or termination of services, in response to any violations of this policy.

By using our web hosting services, you acknowledge and agree to abide by this Acceptable Use Policy. DesignThat Cloud reserves the right to update this policy as necessary, and it is your responsibility to review it periodically for any changes.

If you have any questions or concerns regarding this policy, please contact us at [email protected].