General usage policy

Pinthsoting reserves the right to terminate your account at any time without a refund. Reasons for termination include (but are not limited to):

  1. Abuse of the machines – either intentional or due to improper coding.
  2. Committing or Promoting any type of illegal activity including malicious or fraudulent, mailbombing, denial of service attacks, storing and/or housing and/or linking to illegal content, including but not limited to, “warez”, “hacking”/”cracking”/”key generators”.
  3. The Services to traffic in illegal drugs.
  4. The Services to misappropriate or infringe the patents, copyrights or other intellectual property rights.
  5. Additionally, Pinthsoting reserves the right to terminate your account if at any time your site has
    • Child pornography
    • Excessive violence (including threats and harassment)
    • Hate speech
    • Unfair or deceptive under consumer protection laws
    • In violation of a person’s privacy
    • A risk to a person’s safety or health (including the general public)
    • Exposes trade secrets
    • Promotes illegal activity
    • Is otherwise malicious or fraudulent
  6. Use of ad-servers, attempts to circumvent quota system owned by ‘nobody”, certain podcasting or video sites, use of torrent software, proxies, excessive resource usage or ‘core dumping”.
  7. Attempts to circumvent any of our security policies, procedures or systems.
  8. User must obtain advance approval from Pinthosting for any bulk commercial email.