Privacy & Terms

Acceptable Use Policy

This Acceptable Use Policy is incorporated into Personal’s Terms of Use.

We trust you to use the Personal Service responsibly, and you agree not to misuse it. Here are examples of things you cannot do or attempt to do on the Personal Service:

  • Violate the terms and conditions of the Owner Data Agreement
  • Violate the law or the privacy of others
  • Provide trade secrets or material that is copyrighted or otherwise owned by a third party unless you have a valid license from the copyright owner which permits you to post or provide it
  • Provide material that infringes on any other intellectual property, privacy, personality or publicity right of another
  • Provide material that promotes hate or violence, relates to illegal drugs, is pornographic or which would generally be considered obscene or indecent
  • Impersonate, intimidate or harass another person
  • Engage in or encourage conduct that would constitute a criminal offense, give rise to civil liability or otherwise violate any city, state, national or international law or regulation, or which fails to comply with accepted Internet protocol
  • Transmit or transfer (by any means) information technology or software derived from the Personal Service in violation of U.S. export control laws

In addition, you are prohibited from violating or attempting to violate the security of the Personal Service or Personal’s other systems or network security, including, without limitation, the following:

  • Accessing data not intended for users of the Personal Service
  • Gaining unauthorized access to an account, server or any other computer system
  • Attempting to probe, scan or test the vulnerability of a system or network or to breach security or authentication measures
  • Attempting to interfere with the function of the Personal Service, or Personal Service host or network, including, without limitation, via means of submitting a virus to the Personal Service, overloading, “flooding”, “mailbombing”, “crashing”, or sending unsolicited e-mail, including promotions and/or advertising of products or services
  • Sending altered, deceptive or false source-identifying information, including “spoofing” or “phishing”
  • Forging any TCP/IP packet header or any part of the header information in any e-mail or newsgroup posting

Violations of the Personal Service’s systems or network security may result in civil or criminal liability.

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