by customers of the Web-based products and services provided by Read The Scriptures.
This TUP is designed to help protect our customers, and the Internet community,
from irresponsible, abusive or illegal activities.
This TUP identifies the actions that Read The Scriptures considers to be Prohibited
Actions (meaning those actions which create denial of access or impediment of
Prohibited Actions: General Terms and Conditions of Use
Copying/duplicating the Licensed Product or creating subsets or derivative
databases from the Database, except for personal use only.
Assigning, selling or passing along the Licensed Product.
Publishing or otherwise disseminating the Licensed Product or creating subsets
or derivative databases from the Database for commercial use or sale.
Providing services for a fee using the Licensed Product or any subsets or
Allowing data from the Licensed Product to be made available to others or
downloading the Licensed Product onto any electronic storage media or
distributing or transferring the Database or Search Results in any form
(printed, electronically relayed, posted to public list services or bulletin
boards, or magnetically stored) to, or for the benefit, of others.
Unauthorized distribution of passwords and/or access codes is strictly
Institutional users should contact their Site Administrator regarding the
General Terms and Conditions of their License Agreement.
Prohibited Actions: Impersonation/Forgery
Adding, removing, or modifying identifying network header information (aka
"spoofing") in an effort to deceive or mislead.
Attempting to impersonate any person by using forged headers or other
Prohibited Actions: Network Unfriendly Activity
Any activities which adversely affect the ability of other people or systems to
use Read The Scriptures services or the Internet are prohibited. This includes "denial
of service" attacks against the Read The Scriptures servers, network hosts or individual
Prohibited Actions: Commercial E-mail
Sending unsolicited commercial e-mail. Using a Read The Scriptures e-mail or Website
address to distribute commercial e-mail is prohibited.
Sending large volumes of unsolicited e-mail (aka "mail bombing") is prohibited.
Prohibited Actions: Access Control and Authentication
Attempting to circumvent user authentication or security of any host, network,
or account (aka "cracking") is strictly prohibited. This includes, but is not
limited to, accessing data not intended for the customer, logging into a server
or account the customer is not expressly authorized to access, or probing the
security of Read The Scriptures servers and networks.
Prohibited Actions: Proxy Hunters, Spiders, Robots
Using any program/script/command, or sending messages of any kind, designed to
interfere with a User’s session, by any means, locally or by the Internet.
Read The Scriptures reserves the right to monitor Internet access to the Read The Scriptures
services by authorized User(s)/Licensee(s), as part of the normal course of its
business practice. Should Read The Scriptures discover User(s) engaged in Prohibited
Actions as outlined above, which create denial of access or impediment of
service, and which adversely affects Read The Scriptures's ability to provide services,
Read The Scriptures. reserves the right to temporarily suspend User/Licensee access to
the Read The Scriptures Host Server and/or Database. Read The Scriptures shall make
written/electronic notification to User or Licensee point of contact of any
temporary suspension, and the cause thereof, as soon as reasonably possible.
This temporary suspension will remain in effect until the Prohibited Actions