User Content and Conduct Policy

Our policies play an important role in maintaining a positive experience for our users. Please follow these policies when using our products and services ("Services"). When we are notified of a potential policy violation, we may review and take action, including limiting or terminating a user’s access to our Services.

We may modify these policies so please check back here. Also, when applying our policies, we may make exceptions based on artistic, educational, or documentary considerations, or when there are other substantial benefits to the public from not taking action.

Illegal Activities

Do not use our products to engage in illegal activities or promote dangerous and illegal acts.

Malicious Products

Do not transmit viruses, malware, or any other malicious or destructive code. Do not distribute content that harms or interferes with the operation of the networks, servers, or other infrastructure of EthACK or others.

Hate Speech

Do not distribute content that promotes hatred or violence towards groups of people based on their race or ethnic origin, religion, disability, gender, age, veteran status, or sexual orientation/gender identity.

Personal and Confidential Information

Do not distribute other people’s personal and confidential information, such as credit card numbers, confidential national ID numbers, or account passwords, without their permission.

Account Hijacking

Do not access another user’s account without their permission. Do not use our products for phishing scams.

Child Exploitation

Do not upload or share content that exploits or abuses children. This includes all child sexual abuse imagery (even cartoon images) and all content that presents children in a sexual manner. We will remove such content and take appropriate action, which includes account disable and reporting to law enforcement.

If you find any content that you think exploits children in this manner, do not reshare or comment on such content, even if your intent is to bring it to EthACK’s attention. Instead, flag the content through the ‘Report Abuse’ link.

Spam

Do not spam, including sending unwanted promotional or commercial content, or unwanted or mass solicitation.

Sexually Explicit Material

Do not distribute content that contains nudity, graphic sex acts, or sexually explicit material. Do not drive traffic to commercial pornography sites.

Your Profile cannot include mature or offensive content. For example, do not use a photo that is a close-up of a person’s buttocks or cleavage.

Harassment and Bullying

Do not harass or bully others. Anyone using EthACK to harass or bully may have the offending content removed or be permanently banned from the site. Online harassment is also illegal in many places and can have serious offline consequences.

Violence

Do not distribute depictions of graphic or gratuitous violence.

Impersonation or Deceptive Behavior

Do not use our products to impersonate.

About our Policies and Terms

These policies apply generally to the content you post on our Services.

This document was updated on March 9, 2014