About this Network
This wireless Internet service provided by the City of Monterey is for use by guests and the general public. To protect your privacy and prevent spamming, you will not be able to use email client software (Outlook, Eudora, Thunderbird, Mail, etc.) with unsecured email protocols (POP3, SMTP, IMAP) on the wireless network. Your email provider may provide Web access to your account. You will not be able to use FTP (file transfer protocol) or file sharing software on the wireless network.
Your Privacy and Security
The wireless network is not encrypted. Other wireless users may intercept any information you send or receive using the wireless network, and web-based security controls may not be sufficient protection. Therefore, we recommend that you do not enter credit card numbers, passwords, or other personally identifiable information.
Other wireless users may also be able to view or change files on your computer. We recommend that you install and use anti-virus software, firewall software, and current security patches or upgrades on your computer.
You use this wireless Internet service entirely at your own risk. The City of Monterey shall not be liable for any damage that may occur to any computer, peripheral equipment, or storage media, loss of data, loss of confidential information, unauthorized access to or alteration of data transmissions, and/or any other direct, indirect, special, incidental, consequential or exemplary damages resulting from or arising out of use of the Library’s Internet service, wireless network, and/or electronic information resources, or inability to use these services, or any other matter relating to these services.
You agree to indemnify and hold the City of Monterey harmless for any claim or demand, that may be made by any third party due to or arising out of your conduct in connection with any use of the City's Internet service, wireless network, and electronic information resources, your provision of content, your violation of this Policy, or any other violation of rights of another person or party.