Using Brandefense is due to the terms mentioned below and by using Brandefense, user is deemed to irrevocably accept and undertake to be bound by these terms. All or some of these terms may be changed and amended wholly or partially by Brandefense Inc. at its sole discretion without a warning. Users should look at and review these terms regularly. Unless otherwise noted, the amended terms will be effective immediately, and use of software will confirm user’s acceptance of the changes. If user do not agree to the amended terms, it must stop using the software.
Copying, operating, re-operating, transmitting original or reproduced copies to the public by any means, selling, delivering, or transmitting by any means, removing paid or free products of Brandefense from the market or any kinds of rights related to Brandefense, including the ones that have not been mentioned here, belongs to Brandefense Inc.
User should use Brandefense in the way Brandefense Inc. has introduced and treating it by reverse engineering or by any other means, making it operate differently from the way it is introduced or violating any rights including the rights mentioned above is subject to legal sanctions.
Free Trial and Paid Users
Brandefense Inc. may offer free memberships and trial memberships in its sole discretion. If access to software is provided for trial purposes, such access is governed by these terms. At any time prior to or during the trial period, Brandefense Inc. may, in its sole discretion, terminate the free or trial access without prior notice and without any liability. After the free or trial access period expires, users may only continue using Brandefense by enrolling in a paid subscription. During the free or trial period, no express or implied warranties shall apply software are provided “as-is” with all defects, and no technical or other support is included.
Users that have bought paid account can take advantage of all the opportunities Brandefense have presented or will present in the future in full without any limitation as long as their account is active.
Utilization of the Software
Brandefense is a software that provides digital risk protection to major brands. It analyses the dark web and the open internet to safeguard your brand and reputation. Brandefense focuses on cyber security, provides the potential to protect a cyber risk before it occurs or quickly after it occurs, primarily for governments, enterprises, and administrators who are monitoring digital threats. Brandefense provides continuous and real-time cyber intelligence. It makes false positive extraction and tries to solve its clients’ time/effort problem by utilizing machine learning and analyst powers to their full potential.
Several user data, including but not limited to personal information of Brandefense users, such as email, phone number, ID number, username information, address information, wet signature information, IP address, browser information, operating system information, metadata information (information contained within a shared document), user’s entry and exit times to/from the platform and connection information that users wish to insert into the platform are recorded and analysed for a better user experience. Data other than user data such as leak data retained information for sharing with customers (usernames, passwords, computer names (hostnames), operating systems, external IP address, internal IP address, time zones, hardware information of the computers, screenshots, leaked credit card information of the bank (if the institution is a bank) are also recorded and shared with users. All recorded and shared data must be kept as confidential information and the parties must prevent the confidential information from being disclosed to any third person or entity. This information is kept in encrypted server backups for as long as necessary. It should also be noted that all data is collected and maintained by Brandefense Inc. in accordance with the principle of confidentiality and relevant legislation and in this context and the data is not shared with third parties. However, if the legislation, court decision or the request of the authorized public institution requires data sharing, the data may be shared with the relevant authorities together with its backups. All users must also act in accordance with the principle of confidentiality and relevant legislation.
Since users can access Brandefense by entering their password and user information, Brandefense Inc. recommends that users do not enter their password and user information into Brandefense without taking the necessary security measures, and that they do not access Brandefense from computers belonging to people they do not know or trust. Responsibilities regarding the safe use of Brandefense and all the remaining risk are entirely with the user in every respect.
Brandefense Inc. have no liabilities whatsoever for the unavailability of Brandefense because of the lack or tardiness of the internet connection and/or that it cannot be used for any reason. Obtaining internet connection is the responsibility of the user. Even if it is not possible to run Brandefense because of the clash with any hardware or software in user’s computer or because of any other reason and/or if there is any harm to user’s computer or to the data in user’s computer because of running Brandefense, Brandefense Inc. has no liabilities related to the loss of data and hardware and is not responsible to compensate the loss whatsoever.
For all these reasons, the user bears the risk of damage, loss of profit, loss, corruption, and all other risks that may occur in the user’s data, computer and similar elements as a result of not using the program safely by the user, not being able to use Brandefense.
Users must not misuse Brandefense. For example, users must not (including but not limited to the below):
Data and information on Brandefense considered to be accurate, but this data and information may include inaccuracies and writing errors. Brandefense is provided “as is” without any representation or warranty of any kind or condition, express or implied, “including but not limited to the implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, title, and non-infringement”. Brandefense Inc. does not warrant that the functions on Brandefense will be uninterrupted or error-free, that defects will be corrected, that this site, including bulletin boards or the server that makes the site available, will be error-free, free of viruses or other harmful components. This disclaimer applies to any failure of performance, error, negligence, interruption, deletion, defect, damage or injury caused by delay in operation or transmission. Computer virus, communication line malfunction, theft or breach of contract, tort or negligence; destruction or unauthorized access, modification or use of records, whether due to any other action, is prohibited. User expressly agrees that Brandefense Inc. is not responsible for the humiliating, insulting or illegal behaviour of other subscribers or third parties, and that any damage that may occur due to these is entirely on the user. Unless otherwise restricted by applicable law, any person or entity involved in rightfully creating, producing or distributing the Brandefense shall not be liable for any damage under no circumstances, including but not limited to, direct, indirect, incidental, special, consequential or punitive damages resulting from the use or inability to use the Brandefense. By this document, user confirms that the provisions of this section will apply to all content on the site.
Limitation of Damages
Unless otherwise restricted by applicable law or stated otherwise by Brandefense Inc. is not liable for any damages, including any special, indirect or incidental damages, in connection with the use of this site under any circumstances. Brandefense Inc. recommends only the applications for the products specified in company literature. The products are guaranteed only according to the terms and conditions of the sale, if guaranteed. User specifically acknowledges and accepts that Brandefense Inc. shall not be liable for the minor, anti-competitive, insulative or illegal behaviour of any user. If user is not satisfied with any Brandefense Inc. material or terms and conditions; the one and only solution will be to stop using Brandefense.
Termination by User. You may stop using Brandefense at any time.
Termination by Brandefense Inc. Brandefense Inc. may, at any time, terminate or suspend user’s right to use and access Brandefense if the User;
Governing Law and Jurisdiction
All disputes arising out of or in connection with the present contract shall be finally settled under the Rules of Arbitration of the International Chamber of Commerce by one or more arbitrators appointed in accordance with the said Rules. The place of arbitration will be Zurich, Switzerland whereas the language of the arbitration will be English. No award or procedural order made in the arbitration shall be published
If any provision of this Terms becomes illegal, void or unenforceable for any reason, that provision will be separated from these terms and will not affect the validity and enforceability of other provisions.
User hereby accepts and undertakes that it should not use Brandefense if it does not accept any of these terms.