Acceptable Use Policy

Last updated on: Aug/2/2015

At NodeServ we implement a few restrictions on our servers so clients can have the best performance for the best price. By purchasing and using our services, you agree to this AUP.

This Agreement extends to the Terms of Service, Privacy Policy and therefore, by accepting the Agreement, the Customer hereby agrees to the all linked legal documents.

We frequently get asked about these services that we DO allow on our servers:

We frequently get asked about these services that we DO allow on our servers:
  • We DO Allow "IRC Clients"
  • Irssi
  • WeeChat
  • We DO Allow "IRC Bouncers"
  • BNC
  • ZNC
  • We DO Allow "IRC Bots"
  • Eggdrop
  • Willie
  • Phenny
  • We DO Allow "Adult Pornography"
  • We DO Allow "Audio Streaming"
  • ShoutCast
  • IceCast
  • We DO Allow "BitTorrent Sync (for personal use)"
  • We DO Allow "Private VPN/Proxies"
  • We DO Allow "Anything NOT listed below"

  • Here is a list of the services we do NOT allow on our servers, this list contains some examples for clarity:

  • We do NOT Allow "*@Home Software"M
  • [email protected]
  • [email protected]
  • We do NOT Allow "Video Game Servers"
  • San Andreas Multiplayer
  • Minecraft (Tekkit, FTB, Vanilla, Bukkit)
  • Terraria
  • CubeWorld
  • Valve/Source Games
  • We do NOT Allow "Game Bots"
  • RuneScape Bots
  • We do NOT Allow "ANY P2P Software"
  • BitTorrent
  • Kazaa
  • Transmission
  • Deluge
  • uTorrent
  • rTorrent
  • We do NOT Allow "IRC Servers"
  • IRCd
  • pureIRCd
  • UnrealIRCd
  • ircu
  • We do NOT Allow FireFox
  • We do NOT Allow "ANY Bulk Email"
  • More than 400 Emails in a 24 Hour Period would be considered bulk email 99% of users stay under the 400 email limit Services such as Mandrill/SendGrid/MadMimi/MailGun are perfect for this
  • We do NOT Allow "Tor Exit Nodes / Tor Relays / Public Proxies/Public VPN"
  • We do NOT Allow "*Coin Mining"
  • Bitcoin
  • Litecoin
  • Primecoin
  • We do NOT Allow "Host Enumeration, Vulnerability Scanning, Hack Tools"
  • Metasploit
  • Nessus
  • Nmap
  • SIP Scanners
  • Brute Forcers
  • We do NOT Allow "DDoS/DoS Scripts"
  • Booters
  • Packet Flood Scripts
  • Layer 7 Floods.
  • We do NOT Allow "SEO Tools"
  • We do NOT Allow "Phishing Sites"
  • We do NOT Allow "Video Streaming/Conversion"
  • CamFrog
  • We do NOT Allow "Child Pornography"
  • We do NOT Allow "Resource Intensive Scripts"
  • I/O
  • CPU Intensive
  • We do NOT Allow "Nested Virtualization"
  • QEMU
  • VirtualBox

  • NodeServ has the right to modify this AUP as new software is developed, threats emerge, and as hardware is upgraded, we will make our best effort to notify our customers of changes. NodeServ has the right to deem activities on our service unacceptable and make changes to our AUP. This document is included IN FULL at checkout, linked on our forum posts, linked at the bottom of our website, and linked with our welcome email. There is no absolutely no excuse to have not read our Acceptable use Policy. Failure to follow the terms outlined in this acceptable use policy will result in refusal of refunds as per our "Refund Policy". Be sure you are familiar with our Terms of Service as well as our Refund Policy.