Wayne County Public WIFI Terms and Conditions

Wayne County Public WIFI Terms and Conditions

Terms and Conditions

By using our internet service, you hereby   expressly acknowledge and agree that there are significant security, privacy   and confidentiality risks inherent in accessing or transmitting information   through the internet, whether the connection is facilitated through wired or   wireless technology. Security issues include, without limitation,   interception of transmissions, loss of data, and the introduction or viruses   and other programs that can corrupt or damage your computer.

Accordingly, you agree that the owner and/or   provider of this network is NOT liable for any interception or transmissions,   computer worms or viruses, loss of data, file corruption, hacking or damage   to your computer or other devices that result from the transmission or   download of information or materials through the internet service provided.

Use of the wireless network is subject to   the general restrictions outlined below. If abnormal, illegal, or   unauthorized behavior is detected, including heavy consumption of bandwidth,   the network provider reserves the right to permanently disconnect the   offending device from the wireless network.

Examples of Illegal Uses

The following are representative examples   only and do not comprise a comprehensive list of illegal uses:

  1.   Spamming and   invasion of privacy - Sending of unsolicited bulk and/or commercial messages   over the Internet using the Service or using the Service for activities that   invade another's privacy.
  2.   Intellectual property   right violations - Engaging in any activity that infringes or misappropriates   the intellectual property rights of others, including patents, copyrights,   trademarks, service marks, trade secrets, or any other proprietary right of   any third party.
  3.   Accessing illegally   or without authorization computers, accounts, equipment or networks belonging   to another party, or attempting to penetrate/circumvent security measures of   another system. This includes any activity that may be used as a precursor to   an attempted system penetration, including, but not limited to, port scans,   stealth scans, or other information gathering activity.
  4.   The transfer of   technology, software, or other materials in violation of applicable export   laws and regulations.
  5.   Export Control   Violations
  6.   Using the Service in   violation of applicable law and regulation, including, but not limited to,   advertising, transmitting, or otherwise making available ponzi schemes,   pyramid schemes, fraudulently charging credit cards, pirating software, or   making fraudulent offers to sell or buy products, items, or services.
  7.   Uttering threats;
  8.   Distribution of   pornographic materials to minors;
  9.   and Child   pornography.

Examples of Unacceptable Uses

The following are representative examples   only and do not comprise a comprehensive list of unacceptable uses:

  1.   High bandwidth   operations, such as large file transfers and media sharing with peer-to-peer   programs (i.e.torrents)
  2.   Obscene or indecent   speech or materials
  3.   Defamatory or   abusive language
  4.   Using the Service to   transmit, post, upload, or otherwise making available defamatory, harassing,   abusive, or threatening material or language that encourages bodily harm,   destruction of property or harasses another.
  5.   Forging or   misrepresenting message headers, whether in whole or in part, to mask the   originator of the message.
  6.   Facilitating a   Violation of these Terms of Use
  7.   Hacking
  8.   Distribution of   Internet viruses, Trojan horses, or other destructive activities
  9.   Distributing   information regarding the creation of and sending Internet viruses, worms,   Trojan horses, pinging, flooding, mail-bombing, or denial of service attacks.   Also, activities that disrupt the use of or interfere with the ability of   others to effectively use the node or any connected network, system, service,   or equipment.
  10.   Advertising,   transmitting, or otherwise making available any software product, product, or   service that is designed to violate these Terms of Use, which includes the   facilitation of the means to spam, initiation of pinging, flooding,   mail-bombing, denial of service attacks, and piracy of software.
  11.   The sale, transfer,   or rental of the Service to customers, clients or other third parties, either   directly or as part of a service or product created for resale.
  12.   Seeking information   on passwords or data belonging to another user.
  13.   Making unauthorized   copies of proprietary software or offering unauthorized copies of proprietary   software to others.
  14.   Intercepting or   examining the content of messages, files or communications in transit on a   data network.