End User License Agreement
THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS (the "
") CONSTITUTE A BINDING AGREEMENT BETWEEN YOU AND AQUA (AS DEFINED BELOW). IF YOU ARE ENTERING INTO THIS AGREEMENT
ON BEHALF OF AN ENTITY, YOU REPRESENT THAT YOU HAVE THE RIGHT, AUTHORITY, AND CAPACITY TO BIND SUCH ENTITY TO
IN ANY EVENT, REFERENCES HEREIN TO
MEANS YOU OR SUCH ENTITY (AS THE CASE MAY BE). "
" SHALL MEAN (I) AQUA SECURITY SOFTWARE, INC. IN THE EVENT THAT YOU ARE A UNITED STATES OR AUSTRALIAN USER;
OR OTHERWISE (II) AQUA SECURITY SOFTWARE LTD.
By clicking the "I Accept" button below or by otherwise installing or using any part of the Software (as
defined below), Customer acknowledges these terms and conditions and represents that it has fully read and understood,
and agrees to be bound by, the following (the date of such clicking or installing being the "
"): this Agreement and other supplemental terms and policies that this Agreement expressly incorporates
by reference, and which are thereby made a part of this Agreement.
IF CUSTOMER DOES NOT AGREE WITH ANY OF THE TERMS OR CONDITIONS OF THIS AGREEMENT, CUSTOMER MUST NEITHER CLICK "I
ACCEPT" NOR INSTALL OR USE ANY PART OF THE SOFTWARE.
By entering into the Agreement, Customer hereby irrevocably and unconditionally waives any law or regulation applicable
to Customer requiring that the Agreement be localized to meet Customer's language or requiring an original
(i.e. non-electronic) signature or delivery or retention of non-electronic records.
. Subject to the terms and conditions of this Agreement, Aqua grants Customer a limited, non-exclusive, non-assignable,
non-transferable, and non-sublicensable license (hereinafter, the “License”) for the provision
of Aqua’s Kube Hunter software (hereinafter, the “Software”). The Software for purposes
of this Agreement is a tool provided by Aqua to run a security assessment on Customer’s environment.
The Software is provided by Aqua at no-charge to Customer and is similar to penetration testing, whereby
Customer’s environment is penetrated for the purpose of identifying security weaknesses and vulnerabilities.
The License allows Customer to do the following: (i) install the Software (in object code only) in Customer's
on-premise, private cloud, or other installation environment (the "
"), and (ii) submit improvements or enhancements to the open source code as permitted at the following URL:
github.com/aquasecurity/kube-hunter and subject to licenses specified therein.
The results of such security assessment shall be made available by Aqua on its application website (the “Website”)
at the following URL:
. Such results shall be available to the user who runs the Software. Customer hereby agrees that Aqua may upload
samples of such results to its servers for its internal informational and research purposes.
. Except to the extent expressly permitted in this Agreement (or otherwise mandated under any law applicable
to Customer), Customer shall not, and shall not permit or encourage any third party to, do any of the following:
(a) copy the Software; (b) sell, assign, lease, lend, rent, sublicense, or make available the Software to
any third party, or otherwise use the Software to operate in a time-sharing, outsourcing, or service bureau
environment; (c) modify, alter, adapt, arrange, translate, decompile, disassemble, reverse engineer, or otherwise
attempt to discover the source code or non-literal aspects (such as the underlying structure, sequence, organization,
and interfaces) of, the Software; (d) remove, alter, or conceal, in whole or in part, any copyright, trademark,
or other proprietary rights notice or legend displayed or contained on or in the Software; (e) circumvent,
disable or otherwise interfere with security-related or technical features or protocols of the Software (such
as usage monitoring features); (f) make a derivative work of the Software, or use the Software to develop
any service or product that is the same as (or substantially similar to) the Software; (g) disclose to the
public the results of any internal performance testing or benchmarking studies of or about the Software,
without first (x) sending the results and related study(ies) to Aqua, and (y) obtaining Aqua’s written
approval of the assumptions, methodologies and other parameters of the testing or study; (h) use, publish
or transmit any robot, malware, Trojan horse, spyware, or similar malicious item intended (or that has the
potential) to damage or disrupt the Software; and/or (i) access the Software and/or its servers through or
use with the Software any unauthorized means, services or tools, including, without limitation, any data
mining, robots, or similar automated means or data gathering and extraction tools, including, without limitation,
in order to extract for re-utilization of any parts of the Software. The software shall only be used by Customer
for its internal security evaluation purposes (the “Use Restrictions”) and may not be used to
(i) penetrate or attack the software or systems of any third-party, or (ii) be used to evaluate any systems
or infrastructure which is not owned by Customer. Customer shall indemnify Aqua from and against damages,
liabilities, losses, costs and expenses resulting from any third-party claims from Customer’s breach
of the foregoing Use Restrictions, Customer shall not ship, transfer, or export the Software or any component
thereof or use the Software in any manner, prohibited by law, including without limitation to, sell, distribute,
export or download the Software: (a) into (or to a national or resident of) Cuba, Iran, Iraq, Libya, North
Korea, Sudan, Lebanon, Syria, or the Crimea Region of Ukraine, (b) to anyone on the U.S. Commerce Department’s
Table of Denial Orders or U.S. Treasury Department’s list of Specially Designated Nationals, (c) to
any country to which such export or re-export is restricted or prohibited, or as to which the U.S., Australian
or Israeli government or any agency thereof requires an export license or other governmental approval at
the time of export or re-export without first obtaining such license or approval, or (d) otherwise in violation
of any export or import restrictions, laws or regulations of the U.S., Australia or Israel or any foreign
agency or authority. Customer agrees to the foregoing and warrants that it is not located in, under
the control of, or a national or resident of any such prohibited country or on any such prohibited party
list. The foregoing conditions are limitations on the scope of the License.
. Customer will be responsible for the installation of the Software, including without limitation all configurations
(including without limitation to the Environment and other third party systems) in connection therewith.
Third Party Software
. The Software may include third party software components that are subject to open source and/or pass-through
commercial licenses and/or notices (such third party programs, "
Third Party Software
" and "
Third Party Software Terms and Notices
", respectively). Some of the Third Party Software Terms and Notices may be made available to Customer in
the Software, its Documentation or via a supplementary list provided by Aqua. Any covenants, representations,
warranties, indemnities and other commitments with respect to the Software in this Agreement are made by
Aqua and not by any authors, licensors, or suppliers of, or contributors to, such Third Party Software. Any
use of Third Party Software is subject solely to the rights and obligations under the applicable Third Party
Software Terms and Notices. Notwithstanding anything in this Agreement to the contrary, Aqua does not make
any representation, warranty, guarantee, or condition, and does not undertake any liability or obligation,
with respect to any Third Party Software.
Customer may have access to certain non-public or proprietary information or materials of Aqua (the "
"), whether in tangible or intangible form ("
"). Without derogating from the foregoing, the Software, license keys and terms of the Purchase Order
shall be deemed as Aqua's Confidential Information. Confidential Information will not include information
or material which Customer can demonstrate: (a) was in the public domain at the time of disclosure by
Aqua to Customer hereunder; and/or (b) became part of the public domain after disclosure by Aqua to Customer
hereunder, through no fault of Customer; (c) was in the Customer's possession at the time of disclosure
by the Aqua hereunder, and was not subject to prior continuing obligations of confidentiality by Customer
to Aqua; (d) was rightfully disclosed to the Customer by a third party having the lawful right to do
so; and/or (e) was independently and rightfully developed by the Recipient without (direct or indirect)
use of, or reliance upon, Aqua's Confidential Information.
In the event that Customer is required to disclose Confidential Information of Aqua pursuant to any law or governmental
or judicial order, Customer will promptly notify Aqua in writing of such law or order and reasonably cooperate
with Aqua in opposing such disclosure or obtaining such other protective measures. In any event, such disclosure
made pursuant to this paragraph will be made solely to the extent required by such law or order (as the case
Customer will use Aqua’s Confidential Information solely for the purpose of performing its obligations
and/or exercising its rights under this Agreement and will not disclose or make available the Confidential
Information to any third party, except to its employees that have a need to know such information and that
are bound by obligations at least as protective as provided herein. Customer will take measures at a level
at least as protective as those taken to protect its own confidential information of like nature (but in
no event less than a reasonable level) to protect Aqua’s Confidential Information. Customer will promptly
notify Aqua in writing in the event of any actual or suspected unauthorized use or disclosure of any Aqua
Each Party acknowledges that in the event of a breach or threatened breach of this Section 5
by Customer, Aqua may suffer irreparable harm or damage for which monetary damages will be inadequate,
and will, therefore, be entitled to injunctive relief and specific performance to enforce the obligations
under this Section 5
without the need to post a bond.
. As between the Parties, Aqua is, and shall remain, the sole and exclusive owner of all Intellectual Property
Rights in and to the Software and all its copies (as well as any modifications, improvements or derivatives
thereto), and any other products or services provided by Aqua (hereinafter, "
"). Aqua reserves all rights not expressly granted herein and except for the License, Customer is granted
no other right or license in or to any Aqua IPR. Customer undertakes not to contest Aqua's ownership
in the Aqua IPR. "
" means any and all right, title and interest in and to patents, inventions, discoveries, copyrights, works
of authorship, trade secrets, trademarks, service marks, trade dress, technical information, data, know-how,
show-how, designs, drawings, utility models, topography and semiconductor mask works, specifications, formulas,
methods, techniques, processes, databases, software, code, algorithms, architecture, records, documentation,
and other similar intellectual or industrial property, in any form and embodied in any media, whether capable
of protection or not, whether registered or unregistered, and including all applications, registrations,
renewals, extensions, continuations, divisions or reissues thereof.
THE SOFTWARE AND ANY SERVICES ARE PROVIDED ON AN "AS IS" AND "AS AVAILABLE" BASIS,
AND ALL EXPRESS, IMPLIED AND STATUTORY WARRANTIES (INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION ANY IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF
MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, TITLE, OR QUALITY OF SERVICE, OR THAT OTHERWISE ARISE
FROM A COURSE OF PERFORMANCE OR USAGE OF TRADE) ARE HEREBY DISCLAIMED. AQUA DOES NOT MAKE ANY REPRESENTATION,
WARRANTY, GUARANTEE OR CONDITION REGARDING THE EFFECTIVENESS, USEFULNESS, RELIABILITY, COMPLETENESS, OR QUALITY
OF THE SOFTWARE, OR THAT USE OF THE SOFTWARE WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED, SECURE OR ERROR-FREE OR THAT ERRORS/BUGS
ARE REPRODUCIBLE OR THAT ERRORS/BUGS ARE REPAIRABLE. AS THE SOFTWARE IS PROVIDED AT NO COST TO CUSTOMER,
CUSTOMER HEREBY AGREES THAT EXCEPT FOR THE INDEMNIFICATION OBLIGATIONS SPECIFIED IN SECTION 9 HEREIN, ALL
CLAIMS AGAINST AQUA FOR ANY LOSSES, DAMAGES, LIABILITIES, COSTS OR EXPENSES WHICH RESULT DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY
FROM CUSTOMER’S USE OF THE SOFTWARE ARE WAIVED AS A CONDITION PRECEDENT TO CUSTOMER’S USE OF
LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
IN NO EVENT WILL AQUA, ANY OF ITS AFFILIATES, PARTNERS, DISTRIBUTORS OR ANY OF THEIR LICENSORS AND SUPPLIERS
BE LIABLE UNDER, OR OTHERWISE IN CONNECTION WITH, THIS AGREEMENT, THE SOFTWARE, THE WEBSITE, OR OTHERWISE
FOR: (A) ANY AND ALL DAMAGES, WHETHER DIRECT, CONSEQUENTIAL, INDIRECT, SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL, OR PUNITIVE;
(B) ANY LOSS OF PROFITS, BUSINESS, ANTICIPATED SAVINGS, OR DATA AND/OR DAMAGE TO OR LOSS OF REPUTATION, OR
GOODWILL; AND/OR (C) THE COST OF PROCURING ANY SUBSTITUTE GOODS OR SERVICES.
THE FOREGOING LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY WILL APPLY TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW, AND: (A)
EVEN IF A PARTY OR AN AFFILIATE, DISTRIBITOR OR SUPPLIER OF AQUA HAS BEEN ADVISED, OR SHOULD HAVE BEEN AWARE,
OF THE POSSIBILITY OF LOSSES, DAMAGES, OR COSTS; (B) EVEN IF ANY REMEDY IN THIS AGREEMENT FAILS OF ITS ESSENTIAL
PURPOSE; AND (C) REGARDLESS OF THE THEORY OF LIABILITY (INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, BREACH OF CONTRACT,
TORT, NEGLIGENCE OR STRICT LIABILITY).
Term and Termination
. This Agreement commences as of the Effective Date and will continue in full force and effect for the duration
of the License Term, unless earlier terminated in accordance with this Agreement.
. Each Party may terminate this Agreement at any time and for its convenience effective upon written notice (including
via e-mail) to the other Party.
Effect of Termination; Survival
. Upon expiration or the effective date of termination of this Agreement (as the case may be): (a) this License
will automatically terminate and Customer will uninstall and permanently erase (or, if requested by Aqua,
permit Aqua to uninstall and permanently erase) all copies of the Software from the Customer's systemsand
(b) Customer shall, at Aqua's election, erase or return to Aqua all Aqua Confidential Information
in its possession or under its control. Sections 1 (License), 2 (License Restrictions), 4 (Third Party Software)
through 10 (
) will survive the expiration or termination of this Agreement.
. Customer agrees to indemnify and hold harmless Aqua, its affiliates and their licensors and vendors, and each
of their respective employees, officers, directors, and representatives from and against any claims, damages,
losses, liabilities, costs, and expenses (including reasonable attorneys' fees and associated litigation
expenses) arising out of or relating to: (a) Customer’s use and/or its user’s use of the Software
and/or Website; (b) Customer’s breach of this Agreement or violation of applicable law by Customer
and/or its users; (c) Customer’s content or the combination of content with other applications, content
or processes; and (d) any claim or allegation that Customer’s content infringes or misappropriates
the intellectual property rights of any third party.
. This Agreement represents the entire agreement of the Parties with respect to the subject matter hereof, and
supersedes and replaces all prior and contemporaneous oral or written understandings and statements by the
Parties with respect to such subject matter. In entering into this Agreement, neither Party is relying on
any representation not expressly specified in this Agreement. This Agreement may only be amended by a written
instrument duly signed by each Party. The Section and subsection headings used in this Agreement are for
convenience only. (10.2)
. This Agreement (whether in whole or in part): (a) may not be assigned by Customer without the prior express
written consent of Aqua; and (b) may be assigned by Aqua, without obligation or restriction. Any prohibited
assignment will be null and void. Subject to the provisions of this Section
, this Agreement will bind and benefit each Party and its respective successors and assigns. (10.3)
Governing Law; Jurisdiction
. Section 10.3(a) shall apply in respect of United States users, otherwise Section 11.3(b) shall apply: (a)
this Agreement will be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of the State of Delaware,
USA without regard to its conflicts of law rules. Any claim, dispute or controversy between the Parties
will be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction and venue of the competent federal and state courts located
in Wilmington, Delaware, and each Party hereby irrevocably submits to the personal jurisdiction of such
courts and waives any jurisdictional, venue, or inconvenient forum or other objections to such courts;
(b) This Agreement will be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of the State of Israel,
without regard to its conflicts of law rules. Any claim, dispute or controversy between the Parties will
be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction and venue of the competent courts located in Tel Aviv-Jaffa,
Israel, and each Party hereby irrevocably submits to the personal jurisdiction of such courts and waives
any jurisdictional, venue, or inconvenient forum, or other objections to such courts. The following applies
to all users notwithstanding the foregoing, Aqua may seek injunctive relief in any court worldwide that
has competent jurisdiction. The United Nations Convention on Contracts for the International Sale of
Goods is hereby disclaimed. (10.4)
. If Customer provides Aqua with any feedback, ideas or suggestions regarding the Software ("
"), Aqua may, at no cost, freely use such Feedback, for any purpose whatsoever and Customer hereby
and shall assign all right, title and interest in and to all Feedback to Aqua upon creation thereof.
For the avoidance of doubt, Feedback will not be deemed Customer's Confidential Information.
. The Parties are solely independent contractors. Nothing in this Agreement shall create a partnership,
joint venture, agency, or employment relationship between the Parties. Neither Party may make, or
undertake, any commitments or obligations on behalf of the other. (10.6)
. If any provision of this Agreement is held by a court of competent jurisdiction to be invalid or unenforceable,
then: (a) the remaining provisions of this Agreement shall remain in full force and effect; and (b)
such provision will be ineffective solely as to such jurisdiction (and only to the extent and for
the duration of such invalidity or unenforceability), and will be substituted (in respect of such
jurisdiction) with a valid and enforceable provision that most closely approximates the original
legal intent and economic impact of such provision. (10.7)
. All notices and communications between the Parties under, or in connection with, this Agreement ("
") shall be in writing, by hand delivery, by nationally recognized courier service or by prepaid
certified mail. Aqua may send Notices to Customer through the management and reporting Module
of the Software. Customer shall send all Notices to the mailing and email addresses and contact
person listed in the Purchase Order, unless Customer has no Purchase Order with Aqua in which
case Notices shall be sent to: Aqua Security Software Inc., 800 District Avenue, Suite 310, Burlington,
MA 01803, (10.8)
. Neither Party will be liable for failure or delay in performance of any of its obligations under
or in connection with this Agreement arising out of any event or circumstance beyond that Party’s
reasonable control, including without limitation an Act of God, fire, flood, lightning, war,
revolution, act of terrorism, riot, civil commotion, adverse weather condition, adverse traffic
condition, strike, lock-out or other industrial action, and failure of supply of power, fuel,
transport, equipment, raw materials, or other goods or services. (10.9)
Customer Data; Storage
. Customer acknowledges that the Software is not intended to, and will not, operate as an archive
or file-storage product or service for Customer Data (as defined below), and Customer will be
solely responsible for the maintenance and backup of all Customer Data. "
" means Customer's content, code, or data uploaded to, or otherwise processed by, the Software.
. Any waiver granted hereunder must be in writing, duly signed by the waiving Party, and will be
valid only in the specific instance in which given.