Mountain Goat Websites Acceptable Use Policy


The Mountain Goat Websites Acceptable Use Policy (AUP) sets out the expectations and guidelines for using any of our Services. You as a customer agree that you and any End users will use our services in agreement with the Mountain Goat Websites Terms of Service (TOS) and this AUP.

By using any service provided by Mountain Goat Websites, you agree to the following statements:

  • You will not violate any local, state, national, or international laws, including, but not limited to, regulations, ordinances, rules, or any requirements for national or local authorities or regulators
  • You agree to not allow or attempt any unauthorized access to Mountain Goat Websites and/or third-party partners servers, or any connected systems
  • You agree to not transmit any unsolicited commercial or bulk email. You will not send or knowingly relay spam messages or engage in Mail Bombing activities
  • All of your outgoing marketing or advertising messages will contain a link to opt out
  • You agree to not make any inappropriate transmission to any Newsgroup, Mailing List, Chat Facility, or other Internet Forum
  • You agree to not allow any remote code execution of malicious software
  • You agree to not cause denial of service attacks, cause port scans, or use any other probing or invasive techniques against Mountain Goat Websites systems, computers, servers, hosting accounts, or any other related services
  • You agree to not impersonate any person or entity;
  • You agree to not forge signatures or any other identifying marks or codes of any other person or engage in activity such as spoofing to attempt to impersonate the true identity of any person or Corporation
  • You agree to to not display, store, distribute, or otherwise make available any content or material that you are not authorized to, whether because it is prohibited by law, an agreement, or other reason. This includes but is not limited to copyrighted music, video, photos, designs, files, software, personally identifiable information, protected or confidential information, trade secrets, etc.
  • You agree to not display, store, distribute, or otherwise make available any protected health information as defined by the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act known as HIPAA
  • You agree to seek explicit consent for hosting any content related to high-risk activities where the interruption or malfunction of the Services could lead to serious consequences. This includes but is not limited to personal injury, death, environmental damage, etc. You agree to seek agreement before submitting any orders.
  • You agree to not harm or seek to harm minors in any way
  • You agree to not facilitate harm to any minors
  • You agree to not host or operate any audio or video streaming services
  • You agree to not host any websites that make use of cryptopools, contain mining scripts, promote cryptocurrency money-making schemes, or are crypto exchange or crypto airdop sites
  • You agree to nost host any website, content, links, or advertisements of websites that:
    • Infringe on any copyright, trademark, patent, trade secret, or any other proprietary rights of any party
    • Profess hatred for any particular social, ethnical, religious, or any other groups
    • Contain viruses, trojan horses, worms, zip bombs, time bombs, ransomware, spyware, adware, scareware, corrupted files, or any other malicious software or files that may interrupt or limit the functionality or are designed to destroy any software, hardware, or equipment
    • Contain any illegal, hacking, or phreaking software or information
    • Contain any software or files that are copyrighted, or not freely available for distribution without cost
    • Contain any kind of proxy server or other traffic relaying functionality
    • Promote money making schemes, pyramids, funnels, or other multli-level marketing systems, or anything similar
    • Contain Torrent trackers, Torrent Portals, or any other similar software or functionality
    • Are used to operate and contain peer-to-peer or P2P network systems or file sharing networks
    • Contain adult content, pornographic, obscene, or unlawfully harassing content, or are connected with child abuse or sex-related merchandising
    • Contain personal data, private information, images, photos, videos, or any other identifying information, or material from any other third party, including children without their consent, or the consent of a parent or guardian in the case of a minor
    • Advertise, encourage, or give any kind of support to the use and/or sale of drugs or any related substances without permission by the government or other regional authority
    • Contain data or material that is unlawful, abusive, threatening, harassing, defamatory, etc.
    • Contain any fake or misleading news, content that is deliberately misleading, or any content that is intended to deceive
    • Promote, encourage, or give any kind of support to violence or terrorism

Some examples of unacceptable content, data, or websites on Mountain Goat Websites include:

IRC Bots, Proxy services or Scripts, Warez, images, filedumps, mirrors, banner-ad services (similar to rapidshare, photobucket, or commercial banner ad rotation), topsites, commercial audio streaming, Escrow, High-Yield Interest Programs (HYIP) or related sites, Investment sites, sale of any controlled substances without providing proof of appropriate permit(s) in advance, AutoSurf sites, Bank Debentures, Bank Debenture Trading Programs, Prime Banks Programs, muds / rpg’s, hate sites, hacking focused sites, archives, or programs, sites promoting illegal activities, IP Scanners, Brute Force Programs, Mail Bombers and Spam Scripts, or War Dialers.

Forum sites or any other websites that distribute or link to warez content are also strictly prohibited.

We retain the right to decide in our reasonable opinion what is obscene or threatening. Any such content found to be in violation will is prohibited and will be removed from our servers.

By using any of Mountain Goat Websites services, you agree to not engage in or be responsible for actions that may cause harm to Mountain Goat Websites, other Mountain Goat Websites customers, or any third parties involved. Such actions would include but are not limited to:

  • Actions resulting in the blacklisting of any Mountain Goat Websites IP address by any online spam or IP reputation database
  • Any actions that result in a Denial Of Service attach against any Mountain Goat Website server or third party server

You as the customer are solely responsible for ensuring that all programs and scripts installed or used on any of the Services are secure with the correct permissions of directories and files which are maintained by you. We recommended that you set the permissions on all directories and files to be as restrictive as possible. You are soltely responsible for any actions or activity while using the Services, including any compromise of login credentials.

You agree to keep all of your login credentials secure at all times. We as the company reserve the right to carry out audits to determine the security level of login credentials. If we determine that login credentials have been compromised or are being used for malicious or prohibited purposes we may suspend access to the compromised Service. We will notify you via email if such actions are taken.

Mountain Goat Websites shall not provide any legal advice referring to compliance of content or materials uploaded or transmitted using any of our Services. You shall be solely responsible for verifying whether your content or materials comply with any applicable law. This includes laws in jurisdictions where your content and/or materials are uploaded, hosted, or accessed. Mountain Goat Websites will not bear any liability if your use of our Services violates any law or regulation.

If your use of our Services results in any violation of this AUP we may take immediate corrective action without prior warning, including deletion of content, or Service suspension. Repeated violations of this AUP will result in termination of any agreements with no refund. Mountain Goat Websites will not be held liable for any loss or damage that rises from any measures taken against actions that are causing harm to Mountain Goat Websites, other Mountain Goat Websites customers, or any involved third parties.

We reserve the right to terminate any agreements for Services that have been suspended for violations of the AUP or TOS without refunds.

Any violations of our AUP should be reported to us at reportabuse@mountaingoatwebsites.com.

This AUP is an integral part of the Mountain Goat Websites Terms of Service (TOS). For any issues related to the use of the Services not settled by the AUP, the provisions of the TOS will apply instead.