Peer-to-Peer File Sharing Policy
Policy Name: Peer-to-Peer File Sharing
Policy Number: STU-7021
Revised: Not applicable
Peer-to-Peer File Sharing
Holy Family University does not allow peer-to-peer file sharing. Unauthorized distribution of copyrighted material via peer-to-peer file sharing may subject violators to civil and criminal liabilities. If you are discovered to have set up peer-to-peer file sharing, your network account may be turned off.
Computer abuse includes:
- Unauthorized copying, downloading or sharing copyright-protected material.
- Using Peer-to-Peer software to steal copyrighted content such as movies, music, software and images.