Terms and Conditions

Terms of Service

Netsoc’s services are provided to members and partnered societies, under the following terms:

  • No posting or hosting of inappropriate or illegal content
  • No attempting to bypass Netsoc security or attack infrastructure (we welcome responsible disclosure and bug reports!)
  • No use of services outside reasonable resource limits (e.g. cryptocurrency mining)

Any breach of the above policy may result in termination of the user account at Netsoc’s discretion.

Usage of Netsoc services is additionally subject to the general IT Services security policies as well as college’s general IT and Network Code of Conduct.

Privacy Policy

Netsoc respects the privacy of its users. However, Netsoc system administrators retain full access to any and all content uploaded to or generated by Netsoc servers. (User data will only be accessed for the purposes of administration or troubleshooting).

This includes any data in:

  • Your user account details (name, email, etc.)
  • Unencrypted Matrix messages
  • Your webspace
  • Access, performance and error logs produced by Netsoc services

Users processing sensitive information should keep this in mind when using Netsoc hosting.

Data stored on Netsoc servers remains solely within the TCD network and will never be shared with third parties.

Should you wish to remove all your data from Netsoc servers, use the account deletion function in the accounts page to permanently remove (a) your webspace, (b) Matrix messages and (c) your user account details.

Automatic deletion

In the event that an account is not renewed for 2 consecutive years, your account will be permanently deleted (as described above).