What is ACCEPTABLE USE POLICY (AUP)?

An acceptable use policy placed on computers and their associated resources. It requires the user to stay in their secure area, the user is held accountable for what they do, should only use the terminals for their designated purpose, keep their passwords safe, avoid blocked site, and stay off porn sites.

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