Warning to ISPs: 9netave

Phil Howard phil at whistler.intur.net
Thu Sep 2 07:15:50 UTC 1999

Peter Galbavy wrote:

> On Wed, Sep 01, 1999 at 07:52:32PM -0700, Patrick Greenwell wrote:
> > According to information provided to me, 9netave is in no uncertain terms
> > is refusing to take down the site without a court order.
> > 
> > Beware...
> The provider is waiting for an external agency (the courts) to take
> the responsibility for saying that the site should be removed. When I
> was at Demon, we had a strict policy of not submitting to any third
> party requests WRT user account except those either demanded by law,
> or those events that clearly breach our AUP - which has the force of
> law, as part of the terms and conditions of service.

So 9netave has no AUP prohibiting use of its services for conducting scams?
I would not want to run my web site at a hoster that could become blocked by
many ISPs.  But then, I'd never use 9netave for many reasons.

Phil Howard           KA9WGN
phil at intur.net phil at ipal.net

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