Wireless security disclaimer and use policy

Policy 600-7

The Hawaii State Public Library System (HSPLS) provides free wireless Internet access via an unsecured wireless network. It is strongly recommended that individuals do not use the HSPLS network to transmit personal, financial, or legal data. The library is not responsible for malicious theft or interception of data transmitted over the HSPLS wireless network.

The library assumes no responsibility for the safety of equipment or for harm done to laptop or smart device configurations, security, or data files resulting from connection to the library’s wireless service. Virus and security protection is the responsibility of the wireless user. The library staff may not provide technical assistance and there is no guarantee that patrons will be able to make a wireless connection.

All users of the HSPLS network must abide by the HSPLS Internet acceptable use policy.

The misuse or abuse of wireless connectivity may result in suspension of Internet and/or library privileges. The library has the right to revoke wireless and Internet privileges for any violation of this policy.

Approved: June 21, 2016