Acceptable Use Policy

Your use of the Giant Swarm Service is subject to this Acceptable Use Policy (hereinafter "AUP"). Giant Swarm reserves the right to may change the AUP at any time without notice to you. It is your responsibility to keep up-to-date with and adhere to the AUP posted here.

You will not, and will not allow third parties, including your End Users, to:

  • Generate, distribute, publish or facilitate unsolicited mass email, promotions, advertisings or other solicitations (“spam”);
  • Use Giant Swarm Service for any unlawful, invasive, infringing, defamatory or fraudulent purpose (for example, this may include phishing, creating a pyramid scheme, impersonate another person or mirroring a website);
  • Intentionally distribute viruses, worms, defects, Trojan horses, corrupted files, hoaxes, or any other items of a destructive or deceptive nature;
  • Illegally transmit another’s intellectual property or other proprietary information without such owner’s or licensor’s permission;
  • Use the Giant Swarm Service to violate the legal rights (such as rights of privacy and publicity) of others;
  • Modify, adapt, translate, or reverse engineer any portion of the Giant Swarm Service;
  • Promote, engage in or encourage illegal activity;
  • Interfere with other users’ enjoyment of the Service;
  • Perform significant load testing without first obtaining Giant Swarm’s written consent (email permitted), as otherwise these may be treated as denial-of-service attacks;
  • Sell, trade, resell or otherwise exploit the Giant Swarm Service for any unauthorized commercial purpose;
  • Remove any copyright, trademark or other proprietary rights notices contained in or on the Service;
  • Reformat or frame any portion of the web pages that are part of the Service's administration display;
  • Use the Service in connection with illegal peer-to-peer file sharing;
  • Disable, interfere with or circumvent any aspect of the Giant Swarm Service;
  • Use the Giant Swarm Service, or any interfaces provided with the Giant Swarm Services, to access any other Giant Swarm product or service in a manner that violates the terms of service of such other Giant Swarm product or service.

The Content displayed and/or processed through your Application or other websites utilizing the Giant Swarm Service shall not contain any of the following types of content:

  • Content that infringes a third party’s rights (e.g., copyright) according to applicable law;
  • Excessively profane content;
  • Hate-related or violent content;
  • Content advocating racial or ethnic intolerance;
  • Content intended to advocate or advance computer hacking or cracking;
  • Gambling;
  • Other illegal activity, including without limitation illegal export of controlled substances or illegal software;
  • Drug paraphernalia;
  • Phishing;
  • Malicious content;
  • Other material, products or services that violate or encourage conduct that would violate any criminal laws, any other applicable laws, or any third-party rights.