Internet, we value our Customers and wish to provide them with
a positive experience. To offer you the best service possible, we
require all customers to follow the same rules and guidelines.
These policies are intended to make Getforme Internet Service
available to all our Customers as consistent and efficient as
All services may be used for lawful purposes only. Through
Getforme Internet's Service, you may have access to Chat Areas,
Bulletin Boards, Web Pages, eMail, or other Services that enable
you to send or post materials ("content") and make that
content available to others. You must not submit, publish, or
display on the Network any defamatory, inaccurate, abusive,
obscene, infringing, or threatening content. In addition, you may
not submit, publish, or display any content that violates any US
Federal, State, or Local Law. You are solely responsible for the
content you make accessible through the Getforme Internet Network.
You may not use the Service to assist any other person or entity
to violate any Federal, State, or Local Laws, Ordinances or
Getforme Internet is
not obligated to monitor the Network to examine available content.
You hereby acknowledge that if we are made aware of content that
is determined to be, in its sole discretion, unacceptable,
undesirable, offensive, indecent, obscene, excessively violent or
otherwise objectionable, Getforme Internet has the right, but not
the obligation, to edit, remove or deny access to such content.
Getforme Internet may disclose any content or records concerning
Customer's account as required to satisfy any Law, Regulation,
Governmental Request or Court Order.
sex-related merchandising are prohibited on all Getforme
Internet's Servers. This includes Sites that may infer sexual
content, display nudity, or link to adult content elsewhere. This
is also true for Sites that promote any illegal activity or
content that may be damaging to Getforme Internet's Servers or any
other Server on the Internet. Links to such materials are also
prohibited. In addition, any Site Selling or promoting Bulk eMail
Service is not allowed. Below are some examples of non-acceptable
content or links:
Adult Sites -
Any erotic or pornographic material, links to adult sites, or
advertisements for adult sites.
Software (Warez) - Any
software that is copyrighted and not freely available for
distribution without cost; i.e. ROMs, ROM Emulators and MPEG
Layer 3 files (MP3).
Violations - Violation
of copyrights held by individuals and corporations or other
entities can result in civil and criminal liability for the
- Includes sites with material, links, or resources for
hacking, phreaking, viruses, anarchy, or any type of site that
promotes or participates in willful harm to Internet Sites or
Customers may not use the Getforme Internet Network with an
attempt to circumvent user authentication or security of any host,
network, or account. This includes, but is not limited to,
accessing data not intended for the Customer, logging into a
Server or Account the Customer is not expressly authorized to
access, password cracking, probing the security of other networks
in search of weakness, or violation of any other organization's
Security Policy. Customers may not attempt to interfere or deny
service to any User, Host or Network. This includes, but is not
limited to, flooding, mail bombing, or other deliberate attempts
to overload or crash a Host or Network. Getforme Internet will
cooperate fully with investigations of violations of Systems or
Network Security at other sites, including cooperating with Law
Enforcement Authorities in the investigation of suspected criminal
violations. Users who violate System or Network Security may incur
Criminal or Civil Liability..
Each Getforme Internet Account comes fully equipped with its own
pre-configured CGI-Bin. Customers are free to use any CGI-Scripts
provided with their account or add any additional ones they
require. Any CGI-Scripts deemed to be adversely affecting the
Server performance or the Network integrity may be shut down
without prior notice. CGI-Script sharing with Domains not hosted
by Getforme Internet is not allowed.
Getforme Internet prohibits its Customers from installing outside
chat rooms on their Domain, as these tend to be a resource
problem. Getforme Internet does provide its Customers a choice of
Java Chat rooms to choose from for a monthly charge. These chat
rooms were designed to meet the growing needs of Customers and
function without hindering the performance of the Servers for
Any Web Site 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 upgrading their service level or
reducing the resource used to an acceptable level.
Background Daemons in general are prohibited. SingaporeServers
will consider requests on a Per Application Basis. If
allowed, extra charges will be assessed based on resource
requirements for system maintenance.
Getforme Internet currently prohibits its Customers from operating
IRC or IRC Bots on any of the Servers in the SingaporeServers
Advertising/ Mass Mailings
You must not use the Getforme Internet Network, Singapore Internet
Equipment or any Getforme Internet eMail Address in connection
with the transmission of spam, flames, mail bombs, or
substantially similar, unsolicited email messages. Your Domain may
not be referenced as originator, intermediary, or reply-to address
in any of the above. This prohibition extends to the sending of
unsolicited mass mailings from another service that in any way
implicates the use of the Getforme Internet Network, Getforme
Internet Equipment or any Getforme Internet eMail Address. A
message is considered unsolicited if it is posted in violation of
a newsgroup charter or if it is sent to a recipient who has not
requested or invited the message. For purposes of this provision,
merely making one's email address accessible to the public will
not constitute a request or invitation to receive messages.
If you are found to
have spammed, without warning, Getforme Internet reserves the
right to disable your Domain. In addition, Getforme Internet may
impose a S$200 penalty for each spam policy violation. Getforme
Internet solely reserves the right to refuse or cancel service to
known spammers. Lastly, Getforme Internet reserves the right to
determine what violates this policy. As such, any violation may
result in cancellation of services without refund.
and/or Transmission of Obscene,
Indecent Speech or Materials
Violation of Indecency and Obscenity Laws can result in Criminal
Material accessible to you through Getforme Internet Services may
be subject to protection under the United States or other
Copyright Laws, or laws protecting Trademarks, Trade Secrets or
Proprietary information. Except when expressly permitted by the
owner of such rights, you must not use the Getforme Internet
Service in a manner that would infringe, violate, dilute or
misappropriate any such rights, with respect to any material,
which you access or receive through the Getforme Internet Network.
If you use a domain name in connection with the Getforme Internet
Service or similar service, you must not use that Domain Name in
violation of any Trademark, Service Mark, or similar rights of any
Defamatory speech distributed over the Internet can result in
Civil Lliability for the defamer.
Getforme Internet reserves the right at its sole discretion to
refuse or cancel service. Violation of any of Getforme Internet's
Rules and Regulations could result in a Warning, Suspension, or
possible Account Termination. Accounts terminated due to policy
violations will not be refunded.
To authenticate a cancellation request, you must fill out the
On-line Cancellation Form. You must include your Account
eMail Address, Account Name, Account Password and the Domain on
which you want to cancel the hosting.
We cannot accept
cancellation requests over the phone for security reasons.
Customer agrees that it will protect, indemnify, save and hold
Getforme Internet harmless from any and all stipulations,
liabilities, losses, expenses and claims, as well as reasonable
attorney's fees assessed against Getforme Internet, its agents,
customers, officers, employees and administration that may arise
or result from any service provided or performed or agreed to be
performed or any product sold by it's customers, agents, employees
or assigns. Customer agrees to defend, indemnify and hold Getforme
Internet harmless against liabilities arising out of; (1) any
injury to person or property caused by any products sold or
distributed in association with Getforme Internet's Services; (2)
any material furnished by customer infringing or allegedly
infringing on the proprietary rights of a third party; (3)
copyright violation and any defective products sold to a Customer
from Getforme Internet's Services.
Getforme Internet will not be responsible for any damages your
business may suffer. Getforme Internet makes no warranties of any
kind, expressed or implied for services we provide. Getforme
Internet disclaims any warranty or merchantability or fitness for
a particular purpose. This includes loss of data resulting from
delays, non-deliveries, wrong delivery, and any and all service
interruptions caused by Getforme Internet and its employees.
Getforme Internet reserves the right to amend or update these
policies without notice. Failure to follow any terms and
conditions may result in account deactivation.
furthermore expects that its Customers who provide Internet
services to others will fully comply with all applicable laws
concerning the Privacy of On-line Communications. A Customer's
failure to comply with those laws will violate this policy.
Finally, Getforme Internet wishes to emphasize that in accepting
services, Customers indemnify Getforme Internet for the violation
of any law or Getforme Internet policy, that results in loss to
Getforme Internet or the bringing of any claim against Getforme
Internet. This means that if Getforme Internet is sued because of
activities of the Customer that violate any law, or this policy,
the Customer will pay any damages awarded against Getforme
Internet, plus costs and reasonable attorneys' fees.
Getforme Internet insures that all personal information being
voluntarily submitted to us in the processing of your order (to be
used for record and billing purposes, etc.), inclusive, but not
limited to, credit card and other personal information, will be
kept strictly confidential and used "solely" by Getforme
Internet, its authorized representatives and employees; for the
strict purpose for which it was intended, and for the benefit of
the Subscriber. We agree not to share, rent, sell or release this
information to any individual, entity or third party, for any
reason, without the specific written consent of the Subscriber;
with exception as required by Law, Regulation or Governmental
Getforme Internet is
committed to protecting and securing all Subscriber provided
information, through the use of firewalls and additional security
measures in place at its physical facilities to protect against
the loss, misuse or alteration of such information.
Last revised on 1 November 2003