Acceptable Use Policy (AUP)To keep Futured Hosting servers fast, safe and secure, and prices low, we enforce a very strict Acceptable Use Policy. Please note that the Acceptable Use Policy is in addition to the Terms Of Service, and may contain things which are already in the Terms Of Service.
We do not allow the following. Any account(s) found breaking our policies will be removed and canceled without notice.
Spamming (sending unsolicited email or posting messages to irrelevant UsetNet newsgroups that do not explicitly allow advertising, with references to a site hosted on our servers)
Sites encouraging illegal activity or racism, sites providing instructions or performing illegal activities. Any site conducting illegal activities and / or copyright infringements.
Violations and attempted violations of system & network security. Or any type of tampering with the system with the purpose to inflict harm.
Peer to Peer / Portal and upload and download type sites related to hacking and warez.
Specific Violations of This AUP (not an exclusive list):
Use of booter scripts.
Child Porn Site
Hosting, distributing, or linking from a site to pornography involving a person under legal age. ( See Title 18 USC Chapter 110 SEXUAL EXPLOITATION AND OTHER ABUSE OF CHILDREN § 2256 Definitions and § 2257 Record keeping requirements http://uscode.house.gov/download/pls/18C110.txt )
Hosting, distributing, or linking to copyright infringed materials. ( See http://www.copyright.gov/title17/92chap5.html )
Brute force access of secured network devices.
Denial of service attack of network devices.
Hosting or linking to a site prohibited by Embargo.
File Management Scripts
Hosting file or image sharing/leeching scripts.
Faking an IP address, hostname, e-mail address, or header.
Hosting or linking to a website intended to deceive the public.
Hosting or linking of gambling or online poker sites.
Hosting or linking to any hate sites. This includes: racism, atheism etc.
Circumventing security systems of network devices.
HYIP & PTC Sites
Hosting or linking to a website of high yield investment program, Ponzi Scheme, Pyramid Scheme or paid to click program.
Hosting, distributing, or linking to stolen account identification information.
Hosting, distributing, or linking to exploits, trojans, viruses, or worms.
Invalid Domain/Sub-Domain Name
A vain, obscene, or malicious host name or domain name.
Malicious use of Internet Relay Chat.
Hosting an open relay of any type.
Hosting, distributing, or linking to pharmaceutical/drug sites.
Identity theft by email under false pretense.
Any proxies which do not require authentication, including open mail proxies, unprotected anonymous web surfing proxies, etc. are not allowed.
Use of a third party proxy vulnerability or trojan.
ROKSO blacklisting at www.spamhaus.org of an IP. ( See http://www.spamhaus.org/rokso/index.lasso )
Probing for vulnerabilities of network devices.
Hosting accounts primarily for shell access.
SORBS blacklisting at www.sorbs.net of an IP.
Sending High Volume Spam (UBE).
Unsolicited Bulk Email (UBE).
Hosting, distributing, or linking to email address lists for spam.
Hosting a site advertised by spam email or spam web.
Hosting, distributing, or linking to software designed for spamming.
Unsolicited, bulk, or forged site advertisement in web logs, forums, or guest books.
Spamhaus Blacklisting at www.spamhaus.org of an IP.
Use of SQL injector scripts.
Hosting or linking to a site advocating or involved in terrorism. ( See http://www.treas.gov/offices/enforcement/ofac/programs/terror/terror.pdf )
Hosting, distributing, or linking to trade mark infringed materials.
Violation of AUP of the upstream provider of Futured Hosting.
Use of a web spider, crawler, or bot for unauthorized connection to 3rd party web servers.
Users may not initiate the following:
a) Use 10% or more of system resources for longer then 90 seconds. There are numerous activities that could cause such problems; these include: CGI scripts, FTP, PHP, HTTP, etc.
b) Run any type of interactive real-time chat applications that require server resources. Remotely-hosted services are fully allowed.
c) Run stand-alone, unattended server-side processes at any point in time on the server. This includes any and all daemons, such as IRCD.
d) Run any software that interfaces with an IRC (Internet Relay Chat) network.
e) Run any gaming servers such as counter-strike, half-life, battlefield1492, etc
Shared Hosting Users:
You must not attempt to resell your web space on shared account. You are permitted to "share" it with a friend, but running a public/private hosting business on it is strictly prohibited, any shared sites found to be doing this, will be suspended, or forced to purchase a reseller account if they want to continue.
Reseller Hosting Users:
Resellers bought from Futured Hosting are responsible for the files their clients host. If the resellers do not properly take precautions, and actions against clients violating these Terms of Service, their accounts may have to be suspended, due to their negligence. Futured Hosting, and its server owners will not be held responsible for what resellers clients host under their accounts. Resellers must not offer free hosting. This is to pretend our server from abusive works. Because it is believed that most of the free hosting users get hosting for free to do illegal works such as spamming, phishing etc.
Content Restriction on Packages:
When we say unlimited domains, unlimited disk space or bandwidth, of course there are terms & conditions that you must adhere to. This means unlimited webpages, domains and web graphics, not downloads or streaming media. Our servers are shared hosting servers; CPU, memory and hard disk usage is not unlimited. CPU intensive files are not permitted on our servers and accounts may not to be used to host a collection of mp3s, audios, videos, anime, ZIP/RAR files, warez, gamers sites, shout cast and similar, or to backup your computer or another source. They may not be used for general storage of any type. They may not be used as download mirrors or download/upload portals. While the sale of eBooks and other legal small download files are permitted within reason with the unlimited package, hosting and storage of mass quantities where our servers are used as a distribution point is not permitted.
Domains/Accounts Restriction on Unlimited Packages:
Shared (Professional Plan) hosting users should not host more than 75 domains in their account.
Reseller (Diamond Plan) and Master Reseller (Huge Plan) hosting users should not host or create hosting accounts more than 100 and 150 respectively.
Futured Hosting will immediately suspend or maybe terminate an account which:
Found to be violating our TOS or AUP.
Contains invalid or fraudulent details.
Initiates chargeback/dispute against any payment.
Obscene, abusive, defamatory or threatening speech or remarks in relation to our company or staffs.