Tripwire, Inc. – Terms of Use

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Acceptance of Terms

This website is provided by Tripwire, Inc. and may be used for informational purposes only. Your use of this website represents your agreement to comply with all terms, including notices, of this website. Tripwire reserves the right to modify these terms at any time and your use is subject to the changes. If you do not agree to abide by these terms, do not use or download materials from this website. Use or reproduction of the content or materials for any purpose not expressly permitted is prohibited. Tripwire may at any time terminate your access to all or part of this website.

Personal Information

The use of your personal information given to us during your visit to our website is governed by Tripwire, Inc.’s Privacy Policy, which is posted on this website and incorporated into these terms. You agree that any personal information you choose to provide to us will be accurate and truthful to the best of your knowledge.

Use of Website and Materials

You acknowledge that, unless otherwise specifically designated, Tripwire is the sole owner of all intellectual property rights to this website and its contents (“Materials”), inclusive of but not limited to, copyright protection for all design, logos, text, graphics, photos, help topics, knowledge articles, white papers, datasheets, videos, FAQs or other applicable software that may be available for download. Tripwire grants you a non-exclusive, non-transferable, limited right to access, use and display this website and the Materials thereon.

All downloadable files on Tripwire’s website are protected by copyright laws. Tripwire authorizes you to view and download the Materials at this website only for your informational, personal or non-commercial purposes as long as it is not modified or published in any media and you attach Tripwire’s copyright symbol and notice to serve as the source for every permissible use. You may not represent Tripwire’s content as your own work. You may only use the content as expressly authorized in writing from Tripwire.

You may not use the website in any manner: (a) that violates any applicable local, state, federal, or international law; (b) that advocates, promotes or assists in any unlawful act, constitutes an illegal threat or violates export control laws; (c) that violates the rights of any person or entity, including violation of privacy or publicity rights, infringement of any copyright, patent, trademark, trade secret or other intellectual property right, or conflicts with these Terms of Use or the Privacy Policy; (d) to  transmit or introduce offensive or libelous materials; (e) upload any viruses, worms, Trojan horses, or other forms of harmful computer code, nor subject the website’s network or servers to unreasonable traffic loads; (f) to monitor or attempt to gain unauthorized access to: (i) an account or computer not belonging to you; (ii) any data, information or communications on any network or system not owned by you; (iii) any system or network user accounts or passwords of other users; or (iv) e-mail addresses, screen names or other identifiers without the consent of the person identified (including, without limitation, phishing, password robbery, spidering and harvesting);or (g) to compile and use other users’ personal information, including addresses, telephone numbers, fax numbers, email addresses or other contact information, for the purposes of recruiting, advertising, solicitation or commercial activities of any kind.

If your use of the website requires you to open an account, you are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your account and password and for restricting access to your computer. You agree to accept responsibility for all activities that occur under your account or password.

Any use other than set forth above, without Tripwire’s written permission is prohibited and will be enforced to the full extent of the law.

Posting

You and other third‑party users of the website may be permitted to post, submit, contribute, publish, display, make available or transmit to others (hereinafter, "post") content or materials (collectively, "User Contributions")  on or through the website. Posting permits our customers, partners, prospective customers, employees and other interested parties to share information, exchange ideas, expertise and experience, ask questions, provide solutions, share technology advances and obtain product information. By posting a User Contribution, you represent and warrant that it is non‑confidential and non‑proprietary information which you are authorized to post, and you hereby grant to Tripwire a perpetual, irrevocable, royalty‑free, fully‑paid, sublicensable, transferable, non‑exclusive, worldwide license to copy, distribute, modify, make derivative works of, publicly display, publicly perform, make, use, sell, translate and disclose to third parties any User Contributions that you post for any purpose. We may enforce standards for appropriate content and prohibit uses that do not support the intended community environment. We are under no obligation to post or use any User Contributions, and reserve the right to edit or remove any User Contributions in our sole discretion.

You are solely responsible for any User Contribution that you post, including its legality, reliability, accuracy and appropriateness. Opinions expressed in User Contributions are those of the party posting the User Contribution and do not reflect the opinion of Tripwire. Tripwire may, but is under no obligation to, monitor or censor comments made by users or content provided by contributors. Tripwire will not review all material before it is posted on the website nor be obligated to promptly remove objectionable material after it has been posted. Tripwire is not responsible for, and has no liability with respect to, any User Contribution.  

You represent and warrant that you own or control all rights in and to the User Contributions that you post. You represent and warrant that you have the right to grant Tripwire and its affiliates the license granted above and that all of your User Contributions do and will comply with these Terms of Use. No rights are granted to you with respect to User Contributions other than the limited, personal, non‑exclusive license to reproduce User Contributions as necessary to display the User Contributions on a computer that you use to interact with the website.

Feedback & Suggestions

You may choose to provide suggestions, data, or other information to Tripwire regarding possible improvements or enhancements in the operation, functionality or use of Tripwire products and services, the Materials, or website (“Feedback”). Any Feedback provided will be the exclusive property of Tripwire and will be considered non-confidential. Tripwire is free to use and/or disseminate such Feedback on an unrestricted basis for any purpose. You represent and warrant that no Feedback will be infringing, libelous, defamatory, obscene, pornographic, abusive, offensive, or otherwise in violation of any law or right of any third party.

Intellectual Property

The website in its entirety including the Materials is owned by Tripwire or our licensors and is protected by United States and international laws regarding copyrights, patents, trademarks, trade secrets and other intellectual property or proprietary rights. You shall not copy, modify, create derivative works of, publicly display or perform, republish, download or store, or transmit any website content or Materials without Tripwire’s express prior written consent or except as expressly provided in these Terms of Use.

No right, title or interest in or to the website including the Materials is transferred to you.  Tripwire reserves all rights not expressly granted to you herein.  Any use of the website not expressly permitted by these Terms of Use is a breach of these Terms of Use and may violate copyright, trademark and other laws.

Links to Third-Party Sites

Tripwire’s website may contain links to third-party sites which are provided for convenience only. Tripwire makes no representations, guarantees, or assurances regarding any third-party website, service, or product, and is neither responsible for nor able to control these sites. Such third-party sites accessed through Tripwire’s website are independent of Tripwire and are done at your own risk. Tripwire does not endorse or accept responsibility for the content, or use, of such websites. Furthermore, Tripwire is not liable for any damage or loss caused or alleged to be caused by or in connection with the use of or reliance of any third-party site.

Indemnification

You agree to indemnify and hold harmless Tripwire, its officers, directors, employees and agents from and against all claims, liabilities, damages, losses or expenses, including reasonable attorneys' fees, due to or arising out of any content that you share, your violation of the Terms of Use or any additional rules provided on or through our website, or your violation or infringement of any third-party right.

Disclaimer

While Tripwire has taken reasonable steps to ensure the accuracy and completeness of the information on this website, it gives no warranty nor makes any representations regarding the accuracy, completeness or reliability of the content on this website, including license counts or types. You acknowledge that any reliance on any such opinion, advice, statement, memorandum, or information as found on this website, shall be at your sole risk. Tripwire reserves the right to correct any errors or omissions in any portion of the website. Tripwire may make any other changes to the website, the materials, products, programs or services described in the website at any time without notice.

All materials, information and services included in or available through this website are provided by Tripwire on an “As Is” and “As Available” basis only. Tripwire disclaims all representations and warranties, express or implied, including the implied warranties of fitness for a particular purpose, merchantability and non-infringement.

Limitation of Liability

Except to the extent that a disclaimer of liability is prohibited under applicable law, in no event will tripwire, its affiliates and its licensors, service providers, employees, agents, officers and directors be liable for damages of any kind, under any legal theory, arising out of or in connection with your use, or inability to use, the website, including the tripwire customer center,user contributions, website content or services or materials made available through the website, including any direct, indirect, special, incidental, consequential or punitive damages, including but not limited to, personal injury, pain and suffering, emotional distress, loss of revenue, loss of profits, loss of business or anticipated savings, loss of use, loss of goodwill, and loss of data, whether based on contract, tort or any other legal theory, even if tripwire or its licensors have been advised of the possibility of such damages.

Choice of Law

Any claim relating to, and the use of, this website and the materials contained herein is governed by the laws of the state of Oregon without regard to conflicts of laws principles. You agree to submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the state and federal courts located in Multnomah County, Oregon, for the resolution of any and all disputes arising out of or relating to your use of Tripwire’s website.

Severability

If any provision herein is found void or unenforceable, it will be severed to the extent void or unenforceable and the remaining provisions will continue in full force and effect.

Tripwire Contact

This is the website for Tripwire, Inc. Our postal address is:
Tripwire Headquarters
101 SW Main St., Ste. 1500
Portland, OR 97204

We can be reached via e-mail at webmaster@tripwire.com or you can reach us by telephone at 503.276.7500