Terms of Service.
It is The Responsibility of the Customer, to read and follow these TOS. Any Violation Could Result in Account Termination Without Refund. WorldShells.Net reserves the right at any time to change these Terms of services without notice to you the Customer.
WorldShells.Net reserves the right to revoke your account at any time without refund for any violation that may arise that is not stated in this terms of service agreement as we see fit.
All charges for Services (including installation and professional support fees) are non-refundable and must be paid in advance according to the then current price applicable to the Services. Upon registration for hosting, game servers, irc related accounts or any other service the customer must choose to pay for the Services either by credit card or upon your receipt of an invoice. If customer chooses to pay by credit card upon registering for any services the customer thereby authorizes WorldShells.Net to charge your credit or debit card to pay for any charges that may apply to your account. The customer must notify WorldShells.Net of any changes to your card account (including, without limitation, applicable account number or cancellation or expiration of the account), your billing address, or any information that may prohibit WorldShells.Net Internet Services from charging your account.
Upon Any Cancellation of any account, The customer must notify, WorldShells.Net by email listed on our support page. the Customer will receive no refund for a cancellation. Be sure to cancel before the following billing statement to ensure no billing takes place. If you fail to pay for your account it will become suspended when 5 days overdue, IF no payment is received within 14 days your account will be terminated. WorldShells.Net to E-mail you prior to Suspension and/or cancellation to inform you the customer that payment is needed. The Customer will not be able to retrieve any files/programs during this suspension/cancellation. All files/programs will become the property of WorldShells.Net upon account
WorldShells.Net is not in anyway responsible for any loss's of any kind on our server(s) and are not in any way responsible for any damages that a customer may encounter. WorldShells.Net does not or will not express any such warranties nor imply that warranties exist for the services we provide. WorldShells.Net will provide you the customer access to our servers to the best of our ability. WorldShells.Net does not have any control over Service outages, However in the extent of an outage longer than 72 hours, the customer will be credited for the days of service loss ( usually 3 or more days added to your Payment Due Date ). WorldShells.Net or Staff will make no guarantee of the stability of our services as our machine(s) do not run at our physical location.
Termination and Suspension
The following actions will be grounds for suspension and/or Termination: 1) Bandwidth abuse. 2) Unjustifiable Memory and/or CPU Usage. 3) Packet Attacks (Denial Of service Attacks) or any participation in packet attacks. Storage or use of any Unacceptable programs/files including but not limited to: Resource Hoggers, Game Servers Ventrilo, Shoutcasts, webcam servers, daemons not accepted by Admin's, or XDCC or alike File Sharing Programs without the consent of WorldShells.Net can result in your account being terminated and you will be fined for excessive bandwidth usage if applicable. Bandwidth is charged at $0.50 USD per GB.
If you are concerned about your usage please contact a staff member. Hacking, Port Sniffing, Password Cracking or any other offence that is deemed unlawful by any Law Enforcement Agency, Will be terminated immediately and you IP and User Information Will be Sent to Law Enforcement officials. The Customer will be terminated and/or suspended for all listed and unlisted offences, Administrators have the right and authority to suspend or terminated your account without your consent or approval. No refunds are issued for any accounts that are suspended or terminated because of abuse.
IRC and Bots
IRC is allowed on our irc/shell servers. WorldShells.Net does not allow IRC or IRC bots to be operated on our web hosting servers. Changing username/ident on shell servers for irc is 5$ per username change. Changing custom vhost on shell servers for irc is 2$ per custom vhost change. We have the policy of 1 irc connection = 1 back ground process. (Non-IRCD Process) Ident spoofing is not allowed if ever found your account will be terminated without refund. Juping nicks on irc is not allowed, if ever found your account will be terminated without refund. WorldShells.Net Reserves the right to terminate any account for any or no reason. Using abusive language with any of the WorldShells.Net staff or in the WorldShells.Net support channel is not tolerated and it will result into immediate account termination without refund. Bots that are acceptable: We allow eggdrop bots with any script. We DO NOT allow the cnt or evl botpacks. These botpacks cause high loads on our CPU and use alot of memory. We also allow emech bots under the condition our staff build the bot. You must specify and work with our staff to build emech bots so that we have all your specs to configure your bot. Each spawn from a emech counts as one process. Anyone caught using cnt, evl, wraith or any botpack that is high cpu and memory using without explicit permission from WorldShells.Net will be removed immediately without refund. Any user caught using emech that was not staff setup will be removed immediately without refund.
Any attempts to undermine or cause harm to a WorldShells.Net server or customer are strictly prohibited. Inviting/Spamming on IRC is also not tolerated, if found your account shall be terminated with no refunds. Going against the AUP of any IRC server/network using our server is also considered as abuse and if ever found your account shall be terminated with no refunds. HTTP and/or SOCKS Proxies are not allowed on any of the IRC/UNIX/IRCD Shells. please ask sales@WorldShells.Net for special package for proxies.
NO ACCOUNT SHARING IS ALLOWED.
You the Customer are responsible for any and all Unauthorized access to your account. WorldShells.Net is in no way responsible for any damage, that you or any other user using your account may cause. If you feel that your login and/or pass has been compromised WorldShells.Net Internet Services will change it for you at no cost, Given it does not occur often. You the customer are responsible for any damages that may occur to the machine or machine enviroment in the event you are compromised. If your account is a linked in any way to malicious activities or you or your account compromises the security of the machine or its users you will be immediately locked and all info on you will be placed in our archive and sent to local law enforcement as well as federal law enforcement.
No sharing of bnc accounts. This will result in removal of accounts. We consider it theft of services and will not be tolerated. We allow 1 user per bnc unless otherwise stated by one of our administrators.
WorldShells.Net will exercise no control whatsoever over the content of the information passing through the network or on the customer's web sites. What we do exercise control over is child pornography. If any user is caught or has any links on a site to any child pornography you will be reported to the proper authorities, your account will be locked and content will be gunziped and you will not recieve refund. Child pornography is illegal, offensive, distasteful, and not acceptable.
If you dont understand what child porn is, it is pornography of children under the age of 18 years of age. This means consent or not by the person in the picture it is still illegal.
WorldShells.Net makes no warranties or guarantees of any kind, whether expressed or implied for the service it is providing. WorldShells.Net also disclaims any warranty of merchantability or fitness for particular purpose and will not be responsible for any damages that may be suffered by the customer, including loss of data resulting from delays, non-deliveries or service interruptions or gaps by any cause or errors or omissions of the customer. WorldShells.Net is not responsible for any loss, erasure, or corruption of customer's data or files whatsoever. Use of any information obtained by way of WorldShells.Net Internet Services is at the customer's own risk, and the company specifically denies any responsibility for the accuracy or quality of information obtained through its services. Network connectivity represents the speed of connection to our network and does not represent guarantees of available end to end bandwidth.
WorldShells.Net expressly limits its damages to the customer for any non accessibility time or other down time to the pro-rate monthly charge during the system unavailability. WorldShells.Net specifically denies any responsibilities for any damages arising from a consequence of such unavailability. In the event that this material is not "server-ready", WorldShells.Net may, at its option and at any time, reject this material, including but not limited to after it has been put on our servers.
WorldShells.Net agrees to notify customer immediately of our refusal of the material and afford customer the opportunity to amend or modify the material to satisfy the needs and/or requirements of the company. If the customer fails to modify the material, as directed by WorldShells.Net Internet Services within a reasonable period of time, which shall be determined between the parties themselves, the Agreement shall be terminated.
Denial of Service Attacks
In the even of a distrubuted denial of service attack we will attempt to prevent this attack on our network with our mitigation techniques. As known some attacks are so large they can not be stoped. In the even of such an attack against our network in a whole we may credit you on a pro-rate scale for any downtime as a result to this. If at anytime a machine in particular is attacked we reserve the right to null route the machine to make safe for the rest of our network. If continuous attacks against a machine are made we reserve the right to terminate your contract without refund and you may be charged for excessive bandwidth usage. If any machine is found to be issuing a denial of service attack against another machine you will be null routed immiediatly and you will be terminated without refund.
Purchase Information. Credit Cards We gladly accept all major credit cards Visa, MasterCard, Discover, American Express, which are processed through authorize.net. All credit card payments will appear on your statement as "KwShell". Paypal will appear on Your Statement "KwShells Co" or "Paypal KwShells Co"
Major Technical Support
Major Technical Support will be billed at a rate of $50.00 US per hour with a minimum of 1 hour. All major technical support must be paid immiediatly after the support is preformed by the technician. If at any time you cannot pay for this support you must contact billing and support to make arrangements for making payment. If payment is not made for technical support your machine will not be released back to you until this support is paid for.
WorldShells.Net will issue no refunds on services. All sales are final.
These terms of service are subject to change at any given time without warning or notice. We reserve the right to make changes as we see fit. If at any time you feel you have been revoked proper service or feel a staff member has done you unjust please send an email stating the problem and staff member if applicable to: support@WorldShells.Net