Host Dragon Web Hosting - Acceptable Use Policy
By using our web services, you agree to comply with our acceptable use policy. We expect you to possess a basic knowledge of the Internet and computer function. We also expect you to have access to a computer, which is connected to the Internet to use our web services. The spirit of this policy is to guide you to use our service with due regard to the rights of other Internet users and in conformity with special ice.hk network environment policies.

Illegal Usage
ice.hk servers may be used for lawful purposes only. Transmission, storage, or distribution of any information, data or material in violation of any applicable law or regulation is prohibited. This includes, but is not limited to: copyrighted material, trademark, trade secret or other intellectual property right used without proper authorization, and material that is obscene, defamatory, constitutes an illegal threat. Examples of non-acceptable content or links: Pirated software, Hackers programs or archives, Warez sites, MP3, and IRC bots. The subscriber to our service agrees to indemnify and hold harmless ice.hk from any claims resulting from the use of the service that damages the subscriber or any other party. We will be the sole arbiter as to what constitutes a violation of this provision.

Adult Content
Due to special system and network requirements of adult oriented sites, pornography and sex-related merchandising are prohibited. This includes sites that may infer sexual content, or links to adult content elsewhere. This is also true for sites that promote any illegal activity or content that may be damaging to our servers or any other server on the Internet. Links to such materials are also prohibited.

Security
Violations of system or network security are prohibited, and may result in criminal and civil liability. Examples include, but are not limited to the following: Unauthorized access, use, probe, or scan of a systems security or authentication measures, data or traffic. Interference with service to any user, host or network including, without limitation, mail bombing, flooding, deliberate attempts to overload a system and broadcast attacks. Forging of any TCP-IP packet header or any part of the header information in an email or a newsgroup posting.

Server Resource
Any web site that uses a high amount of server resources (such as, but not limited to, CPU time, memory usage, and network resources) will be given an option of either paying extra (which depends on the resource needed) or reducing the resource used to an acceptable level. ice.hk shall be the sole arbiter of what is considered to be a high usage level.

CGI /PHP/ASP Scripts
CGI/PHP/ASP script sharing with domains not hosted by us is not allowed. Any scripts deemed to be adversely affecting the server performance or the network integrity will be shut down without prior notice.

Chat Rooms
ice.hk does not allow clients to install their own non-Java chat rooms. Chat rooms, other than Java based ones, tend to be large system hogs and we cannot permit them in the interests of system performance and resource levels.

IRC
ice.hk does not allow IRC or IRC bots to be operated on our servers.

Unsolicited Commerce Email - SPAM
Spamming, or the sending of mass unsolicited email, from or through a ice.hk server or using an email address that is maintained on a ice.hk machine is STRICTLY prohibited. If you engage in any of the foregoing activities using the service of another ISP or IPP, but channeling activities through a ice.hk server as a maildrop for responses, you are in violation. Violators will face an immediate suspension, without refund.

Actions Taken by ice.hk
When ice.hk becomes aware of an alleged violation of its Acceptable Use Policy, ice.hk will initiate an investigation. During the investigation we may restrict Customer's access in order to prevent further possible unauthorized activity. Depending on the severity of the violation, ice.hk may, at its sole discretion, restrict, suspend, or terminate Customer's account and/or pursue other civil remedies. If such violation is a criminal offense, ice.hk will notify the appropriate law enforcement department of such violation. ice.hk does not issue service credits for any outages incurred through service disablement resulting from Policy violations.

Modification
ice.hk reserves the right to make changes to any of the policy and the agreement immediately and without notice to Customer. Changes in monthly service fees are effective only at the end of any calendar quarter for which Customer has already prepaid. The use of the service by the Customer following the effective date of such change shall be proof of acceptance of Customer of such change(s).