ACCEPTABLE USE POLICY

Revised May 21st, 2020 VC

This (AUP) Acceptable Use Policy (the “AUP”) applies to Customers, Users and Prospective members of these Company Services and Properties and is incorporated by in accordance with the Tunnel Terms of Use (the “Terms”). If any conflict arises between this Policy and the Agreement, the terms of this Policy should surpass to the extent of any real conflict. This Acceptable Use Policy (AUP) is not to be interpreted as legal. Tunnel encourages users to get legal counsel for all compliance and considerations associated with this Agreement.

PROHIBITED ACTIVITIES AND USES

No Illegal, Threatening, Defamatory, Infringing, and Offensive Uses
You may not use the Website, Services, or other contents to violate, abuse or infringe any applicable laws, proceedings, regulations or rules issued or disseminated by any capable or competent government authority, including, but without limitation to, Controlling the Assault of Non-Solicited Pornography and Marketing Act of 2003, TCPA rules of FCC and the Canada Anti-SPAM Legislation. Without limitation to the highlighted, Registered User/Member shall not use the Website or Services for, or in association with, the following:

  1. Infringement or theft of trademarks, copyrights, trade secrets, trade name, logo or any other types of intellectual property.
  2. Forgery, scam, fraud or theft or embezzlement or misappropriation of funds, credit cards, or personal data.
  3. Export, transfer or resell of restricted software, data or other algorithms in violation or abuse of applicable export control rules and laws.
  4. False act and practices that pose as another service for the drives of Pharming or Phishing.
  5. Distributing or sharing any materials or content of a harmful or threatening nature, including but not limited to physical harm or threats of death, or contents that are harassing, malicious, defamatory, libelous or which facilitate harmful or extortion action.
  6. Sharing or distribution of any offensive content or materials, including but not limited to pornographic, obscene, hateful or indecent contents and materials which promote betting or discrimination based on sex, race, nationality, disability, religion, age or sexual orientation.
  7. Sending or sharing unwanted promotional, commercial, telemarketing or informational messages without procuring the necessary consents, license and right from the recipient(s) of such messages.
  8. Conveying messages in violation of abuse of the National Do Not Call Registry or other related considerations under the applicable and enforceable law.

Interference and Security
You may not use this Website and other Services herein to violate, attempt to violate, or expressively aid the violation of the integrity or security of any network, media or electronic service, or any other system that is available through, or in association with, the Website and the Services. You shall not use the Website and the Services in a way that hinders any other party’s chance to use and enjoy the Website and Services, that hinders the Company’s or its service partners’ ability to render the Services, or that otherwise may create legal responsibility or liability for the Company or its service partners or providers in the Company’s sole discretion. You shall not use the Website or Services to violate or abuse the Acceptable Use Policy or Terms of Service of any other website or service provider, including, but not limited to, any website service provider. Not limiting the preceding, you shall not use the Website or Services for, or in association with, the following:

  1. Hacking, or forcing into, or using the private areas of the Website or Services or any other content, part or portion without authorization.
  2. Unapproved port scans, probes or troubleshooting for vulnerabilities and faults.
  3. Unauthorized packet capture or network monitoring.
  4. Unapproved infiltration tests, traffic that evades confirmation systems or other unauthorized efforts to enter into any system.
  5. Net crawling which is not limited to a rate so as not to disrupt or otherwise impair the servers being crawled.
  6. Fake or sub – standard protocol headers, like altering and editing source addresses.
  7. Distributing and sharing unauthorized information worms, malware, Trojan horses, spyware, viruses or other harmful or malicious code.
  8. Operating network Services like open mail relays, or open recursive domain name servers and open proxies.
  9. Sharing, publishing or transferring of content from the Website or Services to cause, or liable to make the user of the content be in violation or abuse of the terms of use and this AUP.

Spamming
You shall not use/utilize the Website or Services for purposes of distributing or sharing text messages “spam,” bulk unwanted messages or any other form of unsolicited electronic media and communications distributed on a bulk or portion basis to recipients with which you have no prior personal or business relationship with. You shall not use/utilize the Website or Services to receive responses from spam messages. You shall not receive, gather, assemble or collect data or information of users, as well as e-mail addresses, without their prior knowledge. You are solely liable and responsible for obtaining all appropriate and necessary rights, consents and licenses from those person(s) or entity(ies) with whom you communicate or message through the Website or Services, before starting any such communication or messaging. Furthermore, you shall not use the website or service to send unsolicited messages to individuals who have opted out of receiving messages via any medium. To the extent applicable by enforceable law, you must check and record all these types of requests specified to your business. You must also supply receivers of those SMS/MMS messages you send through the Website or Services with noticeable notification of their ability and right to opt-out from getting any future text messages.

You may use Tunnel or any of its subdomains or managed portals or its servers to distribute anything of illegal.

While Tunnel provides private video server for your user groups for inter-office or inter-office/intra-company video communications, you are not allowed to use Tunnel to send any messages/mail in violation of the CAN-SPAM Act or FCC or other anti-spam laws; to send unauthorized mail via third-party servers; or to distribute email addresses of any person without their consent.

You are not allowed to send or play automated videos, in order to overburden the Tunnel servers or send large block of users with large files to slow down our servers.

You’re not allowed to resell Tunnel video/messaging/communications/filesharing/chat/any of our services/servers or allow unauthorized users to use your account.

Malware
You are not to use Tunnel servers to transmit viruses, malware, worms, defect, Trojan horses, corrupted files, or any other items of a destructive or deceptive nature. Do not distribute content that harms or interferes with the operator of networks, servers, or other infrastructure belonging to Tunnel or its vendors or other.

Fraud, Phishing, and other Deceptive Practices You may not access other user users account without their explicit permission. Do not trick, mislead, or deceive other users into sharing information under false pretenses.
Do not phish for users’ data such as login information, passwords, general information, ID number or use Tunnel as part of a scheme to defraud others.

Child Safety
Tunnel has ZERO-TOLERANCE policy against child sexual abuse imagery such as photos, videos, acts, child user access accounts of other servers. If we become aware of such content, we will report to the government authorities and reserve the right to termination of the entire account and take any appropriate action necessary.