Accounts are issued on a person by person basis. Allowing anyone else to access an
account is therefore prohibited, and repeated offenses may result in termination of
the user's account.
Accounts Accessing, altering, duplicating, or deleting any data belonging to other
users without that user's consent is prohibited.
Any unauthorized and deliberate action which results in the damage or disruption of
a computer system is a violation of Acceptable Usage, regardless of the location of
the affected system.
Any attempt to forge the source or sender of any network traffic, including but not
limited to electronic mail, web documents, is prohibited.
Viewing/downloading illicit material is prohibited.
Any attempt to read, write, alter, or delete another user's email, is prohibited.
Sending harassing, obscene, or threatening electronic mail, is prohibited. This includes
the sending of electronic `chain letters'
Using network or computer facilities for any commercial or for-profit purpose is prohibited.
This includes, but is not limited to, e-mail ads, professional correspondence not
department related, and educational software on departmental computers.
Attempt to gain unauthorized access to any computers, printers, or networks (Departmental
or otherwise) is forbidden.
All the printing activity in the labs is logged by your Paws ID and any printer abuse
will result in revocation of printing privileges.
Do not install ANY software, public domain or otherwise, onto the departmental computers.
All software will be installed by the System Administrator. If you need software installed
see the System Administrator.
Use difficult passwords. Security violations resulting from weak passwords will result
in account termination.
NEVER attempt to reboot or power down a workstation (Unix/Linux). If a workstation
appears "hung" contact the System Administrator.