Acceptable Usage Policy

Acceptable Usage Policy

Please read the Acceptable Usage Policy carefully!

You will be held responsible for all actions performed by your account whether done by you or by others! If server security is compromised, the account holder is responsible for all violations of CheapWeb.Host Terms of Service (the "Terms of Service") and this Acceptable Use Policy (this "AUP"), including SPAM, and all disconnect and reconnect fees associated with violations.

Statement of Purpose

The Primary Purpose of CheapWeb.Host is to provide our clients with the resources necessary to put their Internet services online reliably in a lightning fast, high availability environment that responds quickly to each client's individual needs.

Regarding Ultimate Liability

The client is ultimately responsible for individual website security. CheapWeb.Host disclaims all liability for server content.

Bulk Commercial Email

Bulk commercial email, mailing lists and email reflectors are allowed on servers, we do however allow a maximum of upto 300 emails per hour per account on all shared hosting services. For any emails sent from your account you must adhere to the following rules: a) Your intended recipients have given their consent to receive e-mail via some affirmative means, such as an opt-in procedure. b) Your procedures for soliciting consent include reasonable means to ensure that the person giving consent is the owner of the e-mail address for which the consent is given. c) You may not obscure the source of your e-mail in any manner. d) You otherwise comply with the CAN SPAM Act and other applicable law. These policies apply to messages sent using your service, or to messages sent from any network by you or any person on your behalf that directly or indirectly refer the recipient to a site hosted via your service. In addition, you may not use a third party e-mail service that does not practice similar procedures for all its customers.

Network Misuse

All clients are allowed access to the public and private network; however misuse of the network in any way, including interference, will result in a violation of this AUP. All violations of this AUP shall be subject to review by CheapWeb.Host, and an appropriate course of action shall be taken as determined by CheapWeb.Host in its sole discretion. Proper use of public network must comply with all local, state/province, and federal laws. Clients assume full liability for all content which they place on the server. Content displaying or transferring acts of copulation or exposed genitalia is prohibited, regardless of context. Forging any TCP/IP packet header or any part of the header information in any e-mail or newsgroup posting is deemed a violation of this AUP.


Any type of sabotage, regardless of intention, shall be grounds for termination of an account. This includes but is not limited to abuse of the remote reboot system by using it multiple times in a very short amount of time for improper reasons.

Network Security

Clients are required and obligated to maintain all security on their accounts and servers. Any and all additional charges that are incurred due to client lack of monitoring or security are the responsibility of the client.

Monitoring Policy

CheapWeb.Host does not actively monitor the content on its servers. VPS server content will only be reviewed upon complaint. Content that does not violate local, state/provincal and federal law or this AUP or the Terms of Service is deemed in compliance and shall remain intact. If content is deemed to be in violation of this AUP or the Terms of Service, it shall be reviewed by CheapWeb.Host, and a course of action shall be taken to correct the problem, which may result in termination of the account or service.

Blacklist Policy

If any client or any third-party user that is a customer of our client uses CheapWeb.Host services, network, or its physical infrastructure in a manner that causes CheapWeb.Host, or any IP addresses issued by CheapWeb.Host to be "blacklisted" or "blocked", CheapWeb.Host reserves the right to suspend or terminate services of such client and/or suspend or terminate the access to services, network, and/or its physical infrastructure. Operating CheapWeb.Host service on behalf of, or in connection with or reselling any service to persons or firms listed in the Spamhaus Register of Known Spam Operations database at shall constitute a violation of this AUP.

Offensive Content

You may not publish or transmit via's service any content that's reasonably believes:

Harassment does not tolerate any harassment, malice or abuse towards it's employees or subsidiaries. Any form of harassment, cursing, threats, or ill will directed towards staff or authorized agents shall not be tolerated.

The Customer agrees to conduct themselves in a professional manner regardless of the method of communication with Should the Customer be found in violation of this clause reserves the right to suspend or terminate services with or without prior notice and without liability.

Shared hosting Resource Usage Customers may not initiate the following practices. reserves the right to suspend or terminate accounts found in violation of these items with or without prior notice given and without liability. reserves the right to determine what constitutes resource abuse and take the appropriate action. reserves the right to determine what constitutes resource abuse and take the appropriate action.

Unaccepted Materials does not accept material such as:

Unsolicited E-Mail

You may not send any unsolicited e-mail, either in bulk or individually, to any person who has indicated that they do not wish to receive it. You must comply with the rules of any other network you access or participate in using your services.

Material Protected By Copyright

You may not publish, distribute, or otherwise copy in any manner any music, software, art, or other work protected by copyright law unless: a) you have been expressly authorized by the owner of the copyright for the work to copy the work in that manner. b) you are otherwise permitted by established Canadian copyright law to copy the work in that manner. will terminate the service of repeat copyright infringers.

IP Addresses

All IPs addresses issued by CheapWeb.Host are the sole property of CheapWeb.Host. Clients retain no ownership rights to any IP addresses issued by CheapWeb.Host. Clients may not transfer IPs from CheapWeb.Host. Any client purchasing over 1 IP addressed in addition to their server may be required to submit ARIN justification forms as well as submit to additional terms depending on the number of IP addresses desired. For more information about IP Addresses, please contact


IRC Usage shall be allowed unless such usage is abused or creates or enhances any type of problem(s) with CheapWeb.Host' services or network. It is also deemed a violation of this AUP if it is determined that IRC is the cause or root of a service interruption to other users. Clients may not operate and maintain IRC servers which connect to global IRC networks such as Undernet, EFnet and DALnet. Use of IRC plug-ins, scripts, add-ons, clones or other software designed to disrupt or deny service to other users is prohibited. If a client's IRC servers are frequently compromised or attract denial of service or distributed denial of service attacks that disrupt or deny service to other clients or users, then CheapWeb.Host may null-route, filter, suspend, or terminate that client's service. CheapWeb.Host allows the use of both Peer to Peer as well as Bit Torrent, but we do not permit the transfer of illegal content.

Law Enforcement

CheapWeb.Host may be required by law to submit client information to law enforcement officials, when presented with a valid subpoena from a court with proper jurisdiction. In such event, the information requested is disclosed as directed pursuant to the subpoena. The safety and privacy of any client will only be compromised by the court order of a subpoena. CheapWeb.Host will notify the client of the information request as allowed by the subpoena.

Violation Claims

Any Claim of Violation of this AUP that is being submitted by a third party must include the name and contact information of the complaining party, the IP address from which the alleged complaint originated, and a description of the violation. This AUP applies to all users of servers provided by CheapWeb.Host, including without limitation the customers, clients and other users of our clients.

CheapWeb.Host reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to refuse new service to any individual, group, or business. CheapWeb.Host also retains the right to discontinue service for any client for any reason or no reason and at any time, including without limitation for violation of this AUP.


You must have valid and current information on file with your account and domain name registrar for any domain hosted on the network. Any account or domain with incorrect or false information will be warned first with a seven (7) day grace period to correct/adjust the account or domain information and then terminated if grace period expires.