Processing
Terms of Service


prxy Acceptable Use Policy

In addition to the policy below, all users must abide by the policies of our upstream provider.

This Acceptable Use Policy document, including the following list of Prohibited Activities, is an integral part of your Hosting Agreement with prxy Inc. (hereafter referred to as "prxy"). If you engage in any of the activities prohibited by this AUP document prxy may suspend or terminate your account.

prxy's Acceptable Use Policy (the "Policy") for prxy services is designed to help protect prxy, prxy's customers and the Internet community in general from irresponsible or, in some cases, illegal activities. The Policy is a non-exclusive list of the actions prohibited by prxy. prxy reserves the right to modify the Policy at any time, effective upon posting at http://www.prxy.com/aup.php

Prohibited Uses of prxy Systems and Services:

1. Transmission, distribution or storage of any material in violation of any applicable law or regulation is prohibited. This includes, without limitation, material protected by copyright, trademark, trade secret or other intellectual property right used without proper authorization, and material that is obscene, defamatory, constitutes an illegal threat, or violates export control laws.

2. Sending Unsolicited Bulk Email ("UBE", "spam"). The sending of any form of Unsolicited Bulk Email through prxy's servers is prohibited. Likewise, the sending of UBE from another service provider advertizing a web site, email address or utilizing any resource hosted on prxy's servers, is prohibited. prxy accounts or services may not be used to solicit customers from, or collect replies to, messages sent from another Internet Service Provider where those messages violate this Policy or that of the other provider.

3. Running Unconfirmed Mailing Lists. Subscribing email addresses to any mailing list without the express and verifiable permission of the email address owner is prohibited. All mailing lists run by prxy customers must be Closed-loop ("Confirmed Opt-in"). The subscription confirmation message received from each address owner must be kept on file for the duration of the existence of the mailing list. Purchasing lists of email addresses from 3rd parties for mailing to from any prxy-hosted domain, or referencing any prxy account, is prohibited.

4. Advertising, transmitting, or otherwise making available any software, program, product, or service that is designed to violate this AUP or the AUP of any other Internet Service Provider, which includes, but is not limited to, the facilitation of the means to send Unsolicited Bulk Email, initiation of pinging, flooding, mail-bombing, denial of service attacks.

5. Operating an account on behalf of, or in connection with, or reselling any service to, persons or firms listed in the Spamhaus Register of Known Spam Operations (ROKSO) database at www.spamhaus.org.

6. Unauthorized attempts by a user to gain access to any account or computer resource not belonging to that user (e.g., "cracking").

7. Obtaining or attempting to obtain service by any means or device with intent to avoid payment.

8. Unauthorized access, alteration, destruction, or any attempt thereof, of any information of any prxy customers or end-users by any means or device.

9. Knowingly engage in any activities designed to harass, or that will cause a denial-of-service (e.g., synchronized number sequence attacks) to any other user whether on the prxy network or on another provider's network.

10. Using prxy's Services to interfere with the use of the prxy network by other customers or authorized users.


Customer Responsibility for Customer's Users

Each prxy customer is responsible for the activities of its users and, by accepting service from prxy, is agreeing to ensure that its customers/representatives or end-users abide by this Policy. Complaints about customers/representatives or end-users of an prxy customer will be forwarded to the prxy customer's postmaster for action. If violations of the prxy Acceptable Use Policy occur, prxy reserves the right to terminate services with or take action to stop the offending customer from violating prxy's AUP as prxy deems appropriate, without notice or refund.

Latest News (view all)

prxy now supports Mac Outlook with Exchange Web Services
10-04-2015
Our recent upgrade now supports sync of email, calendars, and contacts with Macintosh Outlook. This feature is included with our Professional Collaboration accounts. Please contact us for details.

Accredited by the Better Business Bureau
12-09-2010
prxy, Inc., is formally accredited by the Better Business Bureau. After a review of our business practices and policies, and based on our history with the BBB, we've been awarded an A+ rating.


Click for the BBB Business Review of this Internet Services in San Jose CA      Visa

MasterCard

American Express

Discover
    

Official PayPal Seal
    

          Bay Area Green Business

Corporate office