本政策已获执行委员会批准,任何修订均须经执行委员会批准.

Introduction

这是365平台官网所有用户的责任.T. services to read and understand this policy. 本政策可能会不时更新,以符合法律和政策的要求.

1.1 Purpose

本可接受使用政策旨在为该大学的I.T. resources. 对它的解释应该使它具有最广泛的应用,并包括新的和正在发展的技术和用途, which may not be explicitly referred to.

1.2 Policy

这个可接受的使用策略包括JANET英国发布的JANET可接受使用策略和JANET安全策略。, 合并高等教育软件团队(CHEST)的用户义务, together with its associated Copyright Acknowledgement, and the Eduserv General Terms of Service. The University also has a statutory duty, under Section 26 of the Counter Terrorism and Security Act 2015, termed “PREVENT”. 这项职责的目的是帮助防止人们被卷入恐怖主义.

1.3 Scope

Members of the University and all other users (staff, students, visitors, 除本“可接受使用政策”外,大学设施的规定也受其政策的约束. 365平台官网寻求促进和促进信息技术的积极和广泛使用,以支持提供学习的利益, teaching, innovation and research to the highest possible standards. 这也要求适当和合法地使用向学生提供的技术和设施, staff and partners of the University.

2 Unacceptable Use

a) Subject to exemptions defined in 2f), 用户不得直接或间接使用大学网络进行下载, creation, manipulation, transmission or storage of:

  1. any offensive, obscene or indecent images, data or other material, 或任何可分解为淫亵或不雅图像或资料的资料;
  2. unlawful material or material that is defamatory, threatening, discriminatory, 极端主义或有可能使自己或他人激进化的;
  3. unsolicited “nuisance” emails;
  4. material which is subsequently used to facilitate harassment, 欺负及/或伤害大学成员或第三者;
  5. material which promotes discrimination on the basis of race, gender, religion or belief, disability, age or sexual orientation;
  6. 意图欺骗或者可能欺骗第三方的材料;
  7. material which advocates or promotes any unlawful act;
  8. 侵犯第三方知识产权或隐私权的材料, or that is in breach of a legal duty owed to another party; or
  9. material that brings the University into disrepute.

b)用户不得故意将大学网络用于下列活动, or likely to have, any of the following characteristics:

  1. intentionally wasting staff effort or other University resources;
  2. 未经其他用户同意,破坏、修改或销毁其数据;
  3. disrupting the work of other Users or the correct functioning of the University Network; or
  4. 拒绝其他用户访问大学网络及其服务.
  5. 从事商业活动(即使是支持大学商业), subject to a range of exceptions. Contact DDaT to discuss your commercial need.

c)任何可能损害JANET网络声誉的违反行业良好惯例的行为,也将被视为对大学网络的不可接受的使用.

d)大学网络被用来访问另一个网络的地方, 任何滥用该网络可接受的使用政策将被视为不可接受的使用大学网络.

e) Users shall not:

  1. introduce data-interception, 密码检测或类似的软件或设备到大学的网络;
  2. 企图在未经授权的情况下进入大学网络的限制区域;
  3. 访问或试图访问用户知道或应该知道他们不应该访问的数据;
  4. carry out any hacking activities; or
  5. intentionally or recklessly introduce any form of spyware, computer virus or other potentially malicious software.

f) Exemptions from Unacceptable Use: 有一些合法的学术活动可以使用大学信息系统进行,但可能被认为是不可接受的使用, as defined at 2a-e. For example, research involving defamatory, discriminatory or threatening material, the use of images which may depict violence, the study of hate crime, 恐怖主义相关材料或计算机入侵技术研究. In such circumstances, 应向大学法律办公室寻求建议(如果涉及潜在的非法材料)和/或通过大学预防政策中概述的程序通知大学秘书,如果材料涉及推广极端主义/恐怖主义,在该材料被引入大学网络之前.

任何涉及淫秽或不雅材料的潜在研究必须事先与大学的法律办公室讨论. 如果大学成员认为他们可能遇到上述任何一项违规行为, 他们应该向适当的大学当局(如大学秘书)说明这一点, Director of HR, Director of DDaT or Head of Security Services).

3 Consequences of Breach

如果用户违反了本“可接受使用政策”,大学可以自行决定:

a)限制或终止用户对校园网的使用权;

b) withdraw or remove any material uploaded by that User in contravention of this Policy; or

c) where appropriate, 向执法机构披露信息,并对违反本政策的用户采取任何法律行动, including but not limited to claiming all costs, 与此相关的费用和支出(包括但不限于法律费用).

In addition, where the User is also a member of the University community, the University may take such action, 纪律或其他其认为适当并符合其《365平台官网》的规定, Statute, Ordinances and Regulations.

4 Other notes

另外,学生还需注意学生守则,特别是第10条. ‘Use of Facilities’.

5 Definitions

University Network – all computing, telecommunication, and networking facilities provided by the University, with particular reference to all computing devices, either personal or University-owned, connected to systems and services supplied.

6 Document Control Information

所有者:Alex Butler,首席数字和信息官-数字,数据和技术
Version Number: 3.0
Approval Date: April 2016
Approved By: Executive Committee
Date of Last review: July 2016