Acceptable Usage Policy
The1host.com is a web hosting company that lives by its reputation of
providing professional, courteous and responsible Internet services.
Therefore, we hold our clients to that same ethical standard. As
a web hosting company we have a responsibility to ensure that our clients
are protected. While the1host.com believes that all of our clients
strive to adhere to the following policies guidelines, we are still obligated
to remind each of our client's of their responsibility as an Internet user.
Any client of the1host.com that does not adhere to the following guidelines
will forfeit the ability to continue hosting their website with the1host.com.
Rights of Others
It is unacceptable to post private information about others without
their consent, defaming an individual or business, or infringing upon
intellectual property rights of an individual or company.
The1host.com system and resources
The running of any programs in the background on our servers without
prior notification including chat rooms, IRC bots, more than 1000 e-mails
a day and any like process is unacceptable. Any usage of 15% or more
of our system resources is also unacceptable and will result in the termination
of your account immediately and without prior written notice. Additionally,
any domain name that exceeds 8 gigabytes of traffic can be terminated.
We have the ability to correct these types of issues prior to the incident
by allowing access for another domain name to be directed to your sites
IP address for a one time $20.00 fee. Usage of any scripts or utility
to redirect domain names is not permitted either. If you are getting
close to your purchased system resource maximums, please contact
avoid termination of your account because of system and resource abuse.
The1host.com maintains control and ownership of any and all IP numbers
and addresses that may be assigned to the client and reserves in its sole
discretion the right to change or remove any and all IP numbers and addresses.
The1host.com will create backups of your account daily on information that
has changed and weekly for full backups. No guarantees are made of
any kind, either expressed, written or implied as to the integrity and
success of these backups. Backups are made for the1host.com system
configurations only. It is the sole responsibility of the client
to maintain and create backups of their code, settings, and web content.
If a loss occurs due to an error by the1host.com we will make every attempt
to recover any data up to the point of failure at no cost to the client. However,
if the loss occurred by an action of the client, the1host.com will attempt
to recover the lost data from the most recent archive for
a $50.00/hr recovery fee at the request of the client.
The client is responsible for all activity arising and originating
from their account. The client is responsible for securing all data,
passwords and logons for their account. Client aggress to hold or
have a way to obtain outside of the1host.com the knowledge needed to handle,
execute, run and maintain a web presence. The client agrees that
the1host.com will not provide any web knowledge to the client without a
prior written agreement or purchase of a specific package from the1host.com.
Unacceptable Usage and/or Content
Sending unsolicited advertising to those individuals or businesses
that have no existing relationship or have no desire to receive such solicitation
(spamming), Spamming from another source while promoting a web site hosted
from the1host.com.(passive spamming), Inundating a recipient with e-mail
with not intention of responding to such e-mails (email bombing), Using
a return e-mail address or similar information to hide the actual return
address of the sender from the recipient of the e-mail.(spoofing), the
sending of unsolicited e-mails. All pornographic content and sex-related
merchandising is prohibited on all the1host.com servers. This includes
sites that may infer sexual content or links to adult content elsewhere.
Also prohibited are sites that promote any illegal activity or present
content that may be damaging to the1host.com servers or any other server
on the Internet. Links to such materials are also prohibited.
Examples of unacceptable content or links are pirated software, hacker
programs or archives and warez sites. The1host.com will be the sole
arbiter in determining violations of this provision. If you are unsure
of your actions or feel that they may constitute a violation of the1host.com
policies and guidelines, please contact us.
Unlawful Internet Activities
All services provided by the1host.com may be used for lawful purposes
only. Transmission, storage or presentation of any information, data or
material in violation of any United States Federal, State or City law is
prohibited. This includes, but is not limited to: copyrighted material,
distributing copyrighted material, gambling, schemes that defraud, harassment
or threatening of another person, material we judge to be threatening or
obscene or material protected by trade secret and other statute, drug dealing,
attempting without authorization to access a computer system (hacking),
attempts to circumvent any user authentication or security of a host, network
or account, Probing the security of any network, spawning dozens of processes,
port scans, ping floods, forging router information, denial of service
attacks, the promotion or forwarding of any know or unknown virus, any
activity which results in the loss of data, time in work, or money.
The1host.com reserves the right to check any and all system files, application
files, email or any other data that resides on our servers for any perceived
illegal material or for any reason so deemed appropriate by the1host.com
or its attorney's. The subscriber agrees to indemnify and hold harmless
the1host.com from any claims resulting from the use of the service which,
undermines the laws of the Internet or society in general. The1host.com
reserves the right to report illegal activities to any and all regulatory,
administrative, and/or government authorities for possible prosecution.
We run and intend on continuing to run a clean, legal and respectable web
service company. The presence of any illegal program whether executed
or not will result in a violation of this policy and the appropriate action
will be taken
Limitation of Liability
The1host.com shall not be responsible for any claimed damages,
including incidental and consequential damages, which may arise from the1host.com's
servers going off-line or being unavailable for any reason whatsoever or
the corruption or deletion of any web site from one of the1host.com's servers. All
damages shall be limited to the immediate termination of service.
The1host.com shall be the sole arbitrator of what is and is not a violation
of these acceptable use policies. The1host.com reserves the right
to terminate an account at anytime and for any reason that causes harm
to any of the1host.com clients web sites. The1host.com reserves the
right to delete all content and files from the account upon termination
of said account. Additionally, the1host.com reserves the right to
withhold any pre-paid funds for any site removed for violations of these
policies. The1host.com reserves the right to refuse, cancel, or suspend
service at our sole discretion. The1host.com reserves the right to
change the Acceptable Usage Policy without prior written notice or warning.
Non-enforcement of any part of the Acceptable Usage Policy does not constitute
consent. Violations of the Acceptable Usage Policy should be referred
We reserve the right to refuse, cancel, or suspend service at our
All Sub-Networks, distributive hosting sites and dedicated servers
of the1host.com must adhere to the above policies. Failure to follow
any term or condition will be grounds for immediate account deactivation.