Thank you for following the National Cyber Security Alliance (NCSA) through our social media platforms. While visiting our Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter, YouTube, Google+ or other social media platform pages, please keep the following guidelines in mind.
By participating in NCSA’s social media platforms, you agree that you have read and will follow these guidelines. In order to preserve a climate that encourages both civil and fruitful dialogue, NCSA reserves the right to delete posts from participants who violate these guidelines and to suspend or terminate the right of any participation for any reason without notice. If you have questions about these guidelines, please contact NCSA at [email protected].
NCSA Social Media Guidelines
The creation of NCSA-labeled social media channels on third party social media websites, and any postings and comments therein, shall not contain or link to language or illustrations that:
- Are libelous, defamatory, obscene, threatening, offensive, demeaning, derogatory, abusive, ad hominem or off-topic
- Are solely for commercial purposes
- Endorse any candidate or office holder or partisan political position
- Include spam or chain letters
- Violate third party’s privacy rights, proprietary rights or any other applicable local, state, national or international law
- Degrade others on the basis of gender, race, class, ethnicity, national origin, religion, sexual preference, disability or other classification
Keep in mind that information posted on these social media channels is available for all to see, and comments are subject to defamation, antitrust and other laws. NCSA will not be held liable for any injury or damage resulting from statements posted on NCSA-labeled social media channels.
The Legal Stuff
By posting material to NCSA-labeled social media, you grant to NCSA and the members of this community the nonexclusive, world-wide, transferable right and license to display, copy, publish, distribute, transmit, print and use such information or other material in any way and in any medium, including but not limited to print or electronic form.
The opinions of NCSA social media channel creators, moderators, posters and commentators, are their own and not necessarily that of NCSA.
With these rules and guidelines in mind, happy posting!
Updated: November 2017