Internet Use Policy
All computers attached to University Networks must have appropriate software to ensure a secure environment for all users. University Networks are monitored to ensure compliance with this policy. Appropriate Software will include:
|•||A legally licensed operating system|
|•||IT approved anti-virus software|
|•||The most current security patch software for your operating system(s)|
|•||Other software as deemed appropriate by IT to ensure a safe and secure network for all students and faculty|
Bandwidth consumption is monitored and managed to prevent inappropriate use of university resources.
The use of University Networks is a privilege that may be revoked for inappropriate behavior as outlined in this policy and in the Responsible Use Policy.
The primary purpose of University Networks is to support all students’ educational goals. In support of these goals, the following activities are prohibited. Participating in these activities may result in revocation of Campus Network without refund and possible University judicial action and/or criminal charges.
|•||Setting up a private wired or wireless router or building a private subnet|
|•||Setting up any type of server such as web, , e-mail, print, gaming, or FTP, etc., servers|
|•||Propagating e-mail chain letters|
|•||Allowing unauthorized persons access to ResNet|
|•||Using the University Admin Network for personal financial gain or personal business activities|
|•||Copying or installing University-owned or licensed information or software to another computer without prior written IT approval|
|•||Sharing copyrighted files and software over University Networks|
|•||Modifying or attempting to modify University-owned or licensed information including software and data|
|•||Attempting to damage or disrupt University networking services|
|•||Using University networks in the commission of a crime|
|•||Using bandwidth intensive applications that may inhibit network function or dilute the level of service to other users|