Terms and Conditions



Copyright © 2012, Leeward Security Ltd. All rights reserved.

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By accessing, browsing, or using this website, you acknowledge that you have read, understood, and agree to be bound by the following terms and conditions, and to comply with all applicable laws and regulations, including export and re-export control laws and regulations. If you do not agree to these terms, please do not use this website.

Leeward Security Ltd. ("Leeward") may, at any time and without notice to you, change these Terms and Conditions and any other information contained in this website. Leeward may also make changes to any of the products, services, advice, information, or other content described in this website at any time without notice.

This website and all content therein may not be copied, reproduced, republished, uploaded, posted, transmitted, distributed, or used for the creation of derivative works without Leeward's prior written consent. Leeward does grant you non-exclusive, non-transferable, limited permission to access and display the Web pages within this site, solely on your computer and for your personal, non-commercial use of this website. You may not modify the content displayed on this website. Notwithstanding the foregoing, materials that are made available for downloading, access, or other use from this site with their own license terms, conditions, and notices will be governed by such terms, conditions, and notices.

Rights or Licenses

Leeward does not grant you any express or implied rights or licenses under any patents, trademarks, copyrights, or other proprietary or intellectual property rights. You may not mirror any of the content from this site on another Website or in any other media.

Disclaimers

Information on this Website is not promised or guaranteed to be correct, current, or complete, and this site may contain technical inaccuracies or typographical errors. Leeward assumes no responsibility (and expressly disclaims responsibility) for updating this site to keep information current or to ensure the accuracy or completeness of any posted information. Accordingly, you should confirm the accuracy and completeness of all posted information before making any decision related to any services, products, or other matters described in this site.

Leeward does not want to receive confidential or proprietary information from you through our Website. Any and all information or material sent to Leeward will be deemed NOT to be confidential. By sending Leeward any information or material, you grant Leeward an unrestricted, irrevocable license to copy, reproduce, publish, upload, post, transmit, distribute, publicly display, perform, modify, create derivative works from, and otherwise freely use, those materials or information. You also agree that Leeward is free to use any ideas, concepts, know-how, or techniques that you send us for any purpose. However, we will not release your name or otherwise publicize the fact that you submitted materials or other information to us unless: (a) we obtain your permission to use your name; or (b) we first notify you that the materials or other information you submit to a particular part of this site will be published or otherwise used with your name on it; or (c) we are required to do
so by law. Personally-identifiable information that you submit to Leeward for the purpose of receiving products or services will be handled in accordance with our privacy policies.

Sample Software Download

Unless otherwise stated, all sample program code available for download on this website is copyright © 2012, Leeward Security Ltd. All sample program code, unless otherwise stated, is free software: you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by the Free Software Foundation, either version 3 of the License, or (at your option) any later version.

All sample program code is distributed in the hope that it will be useful, but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY without even the implied warranty of MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR
PURPOSE. See the GNU General Public License for more details at http://www.gnu.org/licenses/.

All other software made available with their own license terms, conditions, and notices will be governed by such terms, conditions, and notices.

As well, use, duplication or disclosure by the US Government of any software available through this website is subject to restrictions as set forth in subparagraph (c)(1)(ii) of the Rights in Technical Data and Computer Software clause at DFARS 252.227-7013, as well as restrictions as set forth in subparagraph (c) of Commercial Computer Software - Restricted Rights clause at FAR 52.227-19.

This website may make references to products, programs and services that are not announced or available in your country. Such references do not imply that Leeward intends to announce or make available such products, programs, or services in your country.

This website may provide links or references to non-Leeward websites and resources. Leeward makes no representations, warranties, or other commitments whatsoever about any other websites or resources that may be referenced, accessible from, or linked to any Leeward site. Leeward is not a party to or responsible for any transactions you may enter into with third
parties, even if you learn of such parties (or use a link to such parties) from a Leeward site. Accordingly, you acknowledge and agree that Leeward is not responsible for the availability of such external sites or resources, and is not responsible or liable for any content, services, products, or other materials on or available from those sites or resources.

It is up to you to practice safe browsing and take precautions to protect yourself from viruses, worms, trojan horses, and other potentially destructive programs, and to protect your personal and sensitive information as you see fit, and as may be required to protect by governing legislation.

All links to this Website must be approved in writing by Leeward. Leeward does consent to links in which the link and the pages that are activated by the link do not: (a) create frames around any page on this website or use other techniques that alter in any way the visual presentation or appearance of any content within this site; (b) misrepresent your relationship with Leeward; (c) imply that Leeward approves or endorses you, your website, or your service or product offerings; and (d) present false or misleading impressions about Leeward or otherwise damage the goodwill associated with the Leeward name, brand, or trademarks. Leeward may, at any time and in its sole discretion, revoke permission to link to this Website. In such event, you agree to immediately remove all links to this website and to cease using any Leeward trademark.

DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTY

USE OF THIS SITE IS AT YOUR SOLE RISK. ALL MATERIALS, INFORMATION, PRODUCTS, SOFTWARE, PROGRAMS, AND SERVICES ARE PROVIDED "AS IS," WITH NO WARRANTIES OR GUARANTEES WHATSOEVER. LEEWARD EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMS TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW ALL EXPRESS, IMPLIED, STATUTORY, AND OTHER WARRANTIES, GUARANTEES, OR REPRESENTATIONS, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, THE WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, AND NON-INFRINGEMENT OF PROPRIETARY AND INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS. WITHOUT LIMITATION, LEEWARD MAKES NO WARRANTY OR GUARANTEE THAT THIS WEBSITE WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED, TIMELY, SECURE, OR ERROR-FREE.

YOU UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT IF YOU DOWNLOAD OR OTHERWISE OBTAIN MATERIALS, INFORMATION, PRODUCTS, SOFTWARE, PROGRAMS, OR SERVICES, YOU DO SO AT
YOUR OWN DISCRETION AND RISK AND THAT YOU WILL BE SOLELY RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY DAMAGES THAT MAY RESULT, INCLUDING LOSS OF DATA OR DAMAGE TO YOUR COMPUTER
SYSTEM.

SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OF WARRANTIES, SO THE ABOVE EXCLUSIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.

LIMITATION OF LIABILITY

IN NO EVENT WILL LEEWARD BE LIABLE TO ANY PARTY FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, EXEMPLARY OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES OF ANY
TYPE WHATSOEVER RELATED TO OR ARISING FROM THIS WEBSITE OR ANY USE OF THIS WEBSITE, OR OF ANY SITE OR RESOURCE LINKED TO, REFERENCED, OR ACCESSED THROUGH
THIS WEBSITE, OR FOR THE USE OR DOWNLOADING OF, OR ACCESS TO, ANY MATERIALS, INFORMATION, PRODUCTS, OR SERVICES, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, ANY LOST
PROFITS, BUSINESS INTERRUPTION, LOST SAVINGS OR LOSS OF PROGRAMS OR OTHER DATA, EVEN IF LEEWARD IS EXPRESSLY ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. THIS EXCLUSION AND WAIVER OF LIABILITY APPLIES TO ALL CAUSES OF ACTION, WHETHER BASED ON CONTRACT, WARRANTY, TORT, OR ANY OTHER LEGAL THEORIES.

The advice and strategies available via the website may not be suitable for your situation. You should consult with a professional where appropriate.

Conflict of terms

If there is a conflict or contradiction between the provisions of these website terms and conditions and any other relevant terms and conditions, policies or notices, the other
relevant terms and conditions, policies or notices which relate specifically to a particular section or module of the website shall prevail in respect of your use of the relevant section or module of the website.

Any provision of any relevant terms and conditions, policies and notices, which is or becomes unenforceable in any jurisdiction, whether due to being void, invalidity, illegality, unlawfulness or for any reason whatever, shall, in such jurisdiction only and only to the extent that it is so unenforceable, be treated as void and the remaining provisions of any relevant terms and conditions, policies and notices shall remain in full force and effect.

Use of this website shall in all respects be governed by the laws of the Province of Ontario, Canada, regardless of the laws that might be applicable under principles of conflicts of law. The parties agree that the Ontario, Canada courts shall have exclusive jurisdiction over all controversies arising under this agreement and agree that venue is proper in those courts.