Site Security & Privacy

Users of this web site are prohibited from transmitting on or through any of the San Francisco Bay Area InfraGard Chapter services, any material that is, in San Francisco Bay Area InfraGard Members Alliance sole discretion, unlawful, obscene, threatening, abusive, libelous, or hateful, or encourages conduct that would constitute a criminal offense, give rise to civil liability, or otherwise violate any local, state, national or international law.

San Francisco Bay Area InfraGard Chapter services shall only be used for lawful purposes. Transmission, distribution, or storage of any information, data, or material in violation of United States or state regulation or law, or by the common law, is prohibited. This includes, but is not limited to, material protected by copyright, trademark, trade secret, or any other statute.

System and Network Security

Users of this web site who violate systems or network security may incur criminal or civil liability. San Francisco Bay Area InfraGard Chapter personnel will cooperate fully with investigations of violations of systems or network security at other sites, including cooperating with law enforcement authorities in the investigation of suspected criminal violations and/or activities.

Information Collected and Stored Automatically

If you visit this web site to read or download information, we might automatically collect and store only the following information about you:

The type of browser and operating system used to access our site
The date and time you access our site
The amount of time on our site
The pages you visit

This information is primarily collected for statistical analysis. This computer system uses software programs to create summary statistics, which are used for such purposes as assessing what information is of most and least interest, determining technical design specifications, and identifying system performance or problem areas. In certain circumstances, however, we may take additional steps to identify you based on this information and we may share this information, including your identity, with other government agencies.

Security, Intrusion, and Detection

For site security purposes, and to ensure that this service remains available to all users, all network traffic is monitored in order to identify unauthorized attempts to upload or change information, or otherwise cause damage or conduct criminal activity. Unauthorized attempts to upload or change information, or otherwise cause damage to this service, are strictly prohibited and may be punishable under applicable federal law.

Disclaimer of Information on San Francisco Bay Area InfraGard Members Alliance System

All information provided by the FBI or San Francisco Bay Area InfraGard Members Alliance contributors on the San Francisco Bay Area InfraGard Chapter System is made available to provide immediate access for the convenience of interested members. While the San Francisco Bay Area InfraGard Members Alliance believes the information to be reliable, human or mechanical error remains a possibility. Therefore, the San Francisco Bay Area InfraGard Members Alliance does not guarantee the accuracy, completeness, timeliness, or correct sequencing of the information. The San Francisco Bay Area InfraGard Members Alliance shall not be responsible for any error or omission, or for the use of or the results obtained from the use of this information. The San Francisco Bay Area InfraGard Members Alliance does not assume responsibility for contributions of information that violate copyright or other intellectual property rights, other property, privacy or personal rights, or for consequences resulting from such violations. The contributor of information to San Francisco Bay Area InfraGard Members Alliance must ensure that any reproduction of copyrighted material does not violate United States copyright or other laws. The contributor of information must request written permission from the copyright holder if there is any question regarding the legality or propriety of using or reproducing copyrighted material. The San Francisco Bay Area InfraGard Members Alliance is not responsible for, and expressly disclaims all liability for, damages of any kind arising out of use, reference to, or reliance on such information.

Disclaimer of Endorsement

Reference within this web site to any specific commercial products, processes, or services by trade name, trademark, manufacturer, or otherwise, does not constitute or imply its endorsement, recommendation, or favoring by the United States Government or the San Francisco Bay Area InfraGard Members Alliance.