JWN Media is dedicated to providing an all-round top
quality service. The terms and conditions which follow are necessary to ensure
that we may continue to provide the best possible service to all of our
customers whilst at the same time satisfying our legal and ethical
Failure to follow any term or condition will be grounds for immediate account
deactivation without notice. JWN Media will be the sole arbiter as to what
constitutes a violation of any of these provisions.
Activity which results in the suspension or deactivation of an account will
result in a forfeiture of all fees paid. Complaints made regarding abuses of an
account will be investigated and if found guilty will be grounds for immediate
To report suspected abuses or any violations of these policies, please contact
our abuse department at firstname.lastname@example.org
JWN Media servers may be used for lawful purposes only. Transmission, storage,
or distribution of any information, data or material in violation of any
applicable law or regulation is prohibited. This includes, but is not limited
to: copyrighted material, trademark, trade secret or other intellectual property
right used without proper authorization, prescription drug sales, and material
that is obscene, defamatory, constitutes an illegal threat, or violates export
control laws or the laws of the state of Kansas. Examples of non-acceptable
content or links: Pirated software, Hackers programs or archives, Warez sites,
MP3, and IRC bots. The subscriber to JWN Media service agrees to indemnify and
hold harmless JWN Media from any claims resulting from the use of the service
that damages the subscriber or any other party.
No online pharmacies are allowed on our network.
Sites related to HYIP (High Yield Investment Programs), Ponzi schemes or pyramid
schemes are prohibited.
JWN Media will be the sole arbiter as to what constitutes a violation of this
Legal Adult Content is allowed
Violations of system or network security are prohibited, and may result in
criminal and civil liability. Examples include, but are not limited to the
following: Unauthorized access, use, probe, or scan of a systems security or
authentication measures, data or traffic. Interference with service to any user,
host or network including, without limitation, mail bombing, flooding,
deliberate attempts to overload a system and broadcast attacks. Forging of any
TCP-IP packet header or any part of the header information in an email or a
Any website that uses a high amount of server resources (such as, but not
limited to, CPU time, memory usage, and network resources) will be given an
option of either paying extra for a dedicated server / semi-dedicated server
(which depends on the resource needed) or reducing the resource used to an
acceptable level. JWN Media shall be the sole arbiter of what is considered to
be a high server usage level.
Background Running Programs
JWN Media does not allow background Daemons such as IRC bots; eggdrop; BitchX;
XiRCON; and any other program that interferes with normal server operation.
JWN Media does not allow IRC server, IRC bots, or IRC shells to be operated on
JWN Media does not allow proxy servers or scripts, torrent trackers or torrent
clients to be run from our shared/reseller hosting servers.
JWN Media performs monthly backups on all servers to ensure critical files are
never lost. However JWN Media is NOT responsible for lost data, time, income or
any other resource due to faulty backups or non-existent backups. Please always
backup your own data for redundancy. For us to restore a backup for your account
due an error made beyond our control, there is a $15.00 one time fee required.
If your account or data is lost due to system or drive we will restore it at no
additional charge. The data on our shared servers are backed up on an off site
server on a monthly basis. Due to the nature of hard drives having errors or
issues we can not ensure 100% recovery, however we will always strive to recover
100%. The charge for the restore is used to maintain the highest level of
security and integrity on our backups and to strive to be able to help you
restore data which may be unrecoverable without backups.
The client is responsible for all activity originating from the account unless
proven to be a victim of outside hacking or address forgery. The client is
responsible for securing their username/password. The client assumes
responsibility for all material on their site that may be put on by a third
party (such as the usage of Free For All links pages). Use of JWN Media's
service requires a certain level of knowledge in the use of Internet languages,
protocols, and software. This level of knowledge varies depending on the
anticipated use and desired content of the web space by the client. The
following examples are offered: Web Publishing: requires knowledge of HTML,
properly locating and linking documents, FTPing Web contents, Graphics, text,
sound, image mapping, etc. FrontPage web publishing: knowledge of the FrontPage
tools as well as Telnet and FTP understanding and capability. CGI-Scripts:
requires a knowledge of the UNIX environment, TAR & GUNZIP commands, Perl, C
Shell scripts, permissions, etc. Mail: a use of mail clients to receive and send
mail, etc. The client agrees that he or she has the necessary knowledge to
create and maintain their web space. Client agrees that it is not the
responsibility of JWN Media to provide this knowledge or support outside matter
specific to JWN Media's servers.
Uploading, posting, emailing, transmitting or otherwise making available any
UNSOLICITED or unauthorized advertising, or promotional materials where examples
of these include but are not limited to "junk mail," "instant messaging," "chain
letters," "pyramid schemes," or any other form of unauthorized solicitation from
or through a JWN Media server or using an email address or system that is
maintained by JWN Media is STRICTLY prohibited. JWN Media will be the sole
arbiter as to what constitutes a violation of this provision. If you engage in
any of the foregoing activities using the service of another ISP or IPP, but
channeling activities through a JWN Media server as a mail drop for responses,
you are in violation. Violators will be assessed a minimum of $200.00 fine and
will face an immediate suspension and/or termination. See our NO SPAM Policy for
Any attempts to undermine or cause harm to a JWN Media server or customer of JWN
Media is strictly prohibited.
Any sub-networks of JWN Media and dedicated servers must adhere to the above
policies. The failure to meet or follow any of the above guidelines are grounds
for account deactivation. We reserve the right to remove any account without
User agrees to only use shared hosting services for its intended applications.
Misuses include scientific/grid/distributed computing, data warehouse/backup
storage, or bandwidth sinks. JWN Media, Inc. will be the sole arbiter to what is
considered a misuse of service. User agrees to ask JWN Media, Inc. in the event
they are unsure of their application's fitness for our shared hosting services.
JWN Media's shared Web Hosting accounts are not to be used for the purposes of
distributing software and multimedia products. If you wish to distribute
software and/or multimedia files, please contact email@example.com for
Multimedia files are defined as any graphics, audio, and video files. JWN Media
Web Hosting accounts are not to be used for the purposes of distributing and
storing unusual amounts of multimedia files. Any Web site whose disk space usage
for storing the multimedia files exceed 70% of its total usage, either in terms
of total size or number of files, will be deemed to be using unusual amounts of
JWN Media will take necessary steps to register domain names on behalf of the
client when requested. However, clients are responsible for renewing their
domain names. JWN Media does not take responsibility for failing to renew domain
names. If your domain name was registered via our company, you must check and
take appropriate actions to renew a domain that is about to expire. We do not
handle renewals unless specifically asked for by sending a ticket to our
helpdesk or emailing our support department.
Actions Taken by JWN Media
The failure by a customer to meet or follow any of the above policies/terms is
grounds for account deactivation. JWN Media will be the sole arbiter as to what
constitutes a violation of the AUP. JWN Media reserves the right to remove any
account without prior notice.
When JWN Media becomes aware of an alleged violation of its AUP, JWN Media will
initiate an investigation. During the investigation, JWN Media may restrict a
customer's access in order to prevent further potentially unauthorized activity.
Depending on the severity of the violation, JWN Media may, at its sole
discretion, restrict, suspend, or terminate a customer's web hosting account
and/or pursue other civil remedies. If such violation is a criminal offense, JWN
Media will notify the appropriate law enforcement authorities of such violation.
JWN Media does not issue credits for outages incurred through service
disablement resulting from AUP violations.
JWN Media customers agree to indemnify and hold harmless JWN Media from any
claims resulting from the use of our services that damages them or any other
party. The JWN Media service is provided on an as is, as available basis without
warranties of any kind, either express or implied, including, but not limited
to, warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose or
non-infringement. JWN Media expressly disclaims any representation or warranty
that the JWN Media service will be error-free, secure or uninterrupted. No oral
advice or written information given by JWN Media, its employees, licensors or
the like, will create a warranty; nor may you rely on any such information or
advice. JWN Media and its partners and suppliers will not be liable for any cost
or damage arising either directly or indirectly from any transaction or use of
JWN Media reserves the right to add, delete, or modify any provision of this
Policy at any time without notice.
Refusal Of Service
We reserve the right to refuse, cancel, or suspend service at our sole