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Run REPLACE WITH PROJECT NAME only on authorized computers

Run REPLACE WITH PROJECT NAME only on computers that you own, or for which you have obtained the owner's permission. Some companies and schools have policies that prohibit using their computers for projects such as REPLACE WITH PROJECT NAME.

How REPLACE WITH PROJECT NAME will use your computer

When you run REPLACE WITH PROJECT NAME on your computer, it will use part of the computer's CPU power, disk space, and network bandwidth. You can control how much of your resources are used by REPLACE WITH PROJECT NAME, and when it uses them.

The work done by your computer contributes to the goals of REPLACE WITH PROJECT NAME, as described on its web site. The application programs may change from time to time.

Privacy policy

Your account on REPLACE WITH PROJECT NAME is identified by a name that you choose. This name may be shown on the REPLACE WITH PROJECT NAME web site, along with a summary of the work your computer has done for REPLACE WITH PROJECT NAME. If you want to be anonymous, choose a name that doesn't reveal your identity.

If you participate in REPLACE WITH PROJECT NAME, information about your computer (such as its processor type, amount of memory, etc.) will be recorded by REPLACE WITH PROJECT NAME and used to decide what type of work to assign to your computer. This information will also be shown on REPLACE WITH PROJECT NAME's web site. Nothing that reveals your computer's location (e.g. its domain name or network address) will be shown.

To participate in REPLACE WITH PROJECT NAME, you must give an address where you receive email. This address will not be shown on the REPLACE WITH PROJECT NAME web site or shared with organizations. REPLACE WITH PROJECT NAME may send you periodic newsletters; however, you can opt out at any time.

Private messages sent on the REPLACE WITH PROJECT NAME web site are visible only to the sender and recipient. REPLACE WITH PROJECT NAME does not examine or police the content of private messages. If you receive unwanted private messages from another REPLACE WITH PROJECT NAME user, you may add them to your message filter. This will prevent you from seeing any public or private messages from that user.

If you use our web site forums you must follow the posting guidelines. Messages posted to the REPLACE WITH PROJECT NAME forums are visible to everyone, including non-members. By posting to the forums, you are granting irrevocable license for anyone to view and copy your posts.

Is it safe to run REPLACE WITH PROJECT NAME?

Any time you download a program through the Internet you are taking a chance: the program might have dangerous errors, or the download server might have been hacked. REPLACE WITH PROJECT NAME has made efforts to minimize these risks. We have tested our applications carefully. Our servers are behind a firewall and are configured for high security. To ensure the integrity of program downloads, all executable files are digitally signed on a secure computer not connected to the Internet.

The applications run by REPLACE WITH PROJECT NAME may cause some computers to overheat. If this happens, stop running REPLACE WITH PROJECT NAME or use a utility program that limits CPU usage.

REPLACE WITH PROJECT NAME was developed by REPLACE WITH COPYRIGHT HOLDER. BOINC was developed at the University of California.

Liability

REPLACE WITH PROJECT NAME and REPLACE WITH COPYRIGHT HOLDER assume no liability for damage to your computer, loss of data, or any other event or condition that may occur as a result of participating in REPLACE WITH PROJECT NAME.

Other BOINC projects

Other projects use the same platform, BOINC, as REPLACE WITH PROJECT NAME. You may want to consider participating in one or more of these projects. By doing so, your computer will do useful work even when REPLACE WITH PROJECT NAME has no work available for it.

These other projects are not associated with REPLACE WITH PROJECT NAME, and we cannot vouch for their security practices or the nature of their research. Join them at your own risk.


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