This Acceptable Use Policy document, including the following list of Prohibited Activities, is an integral part of your Hosting Agreement with VPSlices LTD. If you engage in any of the activities prohibited by this AUP document VPSlices may shutdown, suspend or terminate your account.

VPSlices's Acceptable Use Policy (the "Policy") for VPSlices Services is designed to help protect VPSlices LTD, VPSlices'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 VPSlices LTD. VPSlices reserves the right to modify the Policy at any time, effective upon posting at http://vpslices.com/aup.html.

Prohibited Uses of VPSlices 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 VPSlices'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 VPSlices's servers, is prohibited. VPSlices 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 VPSlices 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 VPSlices LTD-hosted domain, or referencing any VPSlices 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/rokso.

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 VPSlices 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 VPSlices network or on another provider's network.

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

11. Additonally, we do not allow:

  • Any sort of (D)DoS, Booters and/or Stressers
  • Malware
  • Phishing
  • Mail Bombers/Spam Scripts
  • Providing Free Hosting and/or Sharing an account with multiple users
  • Child Porn
  • IRC Scripts/Bots
  • Botnet
  • Proxy Scripts/Anonymizers
  • Media (Images/Video) Hosting Scripts
  • AutoSurf/PTC/PTS/PPC sites
  • IP Scanners
  • Bruteforce Programs/Scripts/Applications
  • Escrow/Bank Debentures
  • Push button mail scripts
  • Anonymous or Bulk SMS Gateways
  • Rapidleech
  • Other CPU/RAM consuming script
  • Nulled / Pirated / DMCA Programs
  • Public/Open proxies, VPNs and/or tunnels

  • 12. Activities that may lead your VM to be shutdown, or suspended, either manually or automatically:

  • Mass mailing: Using more than 500 SMTP connections in 1 minute duration
  • CPU Abuse: Using 75% or more for more than 30 minutes and/or 90% or more for more than 15 minutes.
  • I/O Abuse: Using 1 Gbit Read/Write for more than 15 minutes.
  • VPS Load Abuse: Reaching the max load of 20 or more for more than 15 minutes.
  • IP Blacklisted: Your IP being blacklisted on any of the known blacklisting sites.
  • SSH Connections: Accepting more than 100 incoming concurrent SSH connections.

  • Customer Responsibility

    Each VPSlices customer is responsible for the activities of its users and, by accepting service from VPSlices, is agreeing to ensure that its customers/representatives or end-users abide by this Policy.

    Complaints about customers/representatives or end-users of an VPSlices customer will be forwarded to the VPSlices customer's postmaster for action.

    If violations of the VPSlices Acceptable Use Policy occur, VPSlices reserves the right to terminate services with or take action to stop the offending customer from violating VPSlices's AUP as VPSlices deems appropriate, without notice.

    Failing to abide by these policy will result in a shutdown, suspension, and/or termination of your services without any prior notices. If you are in doubt, please contact us in live chat or send a ticket to abuse department.

    This document was last revised: July, 5, 2017 at 7:00AM