These Terms of Service ("Terms") govern your access to and use of analysis.yararules.com and our products and services ("Services"), and any information, text, graphics, URLs, files, audio, video, photos or other materials uploaded, downloaded or appearing on the Services ("Content"). Any reference to “you” or “your” means you as user of the Services, any reference to “we”, “us”, “our” or “YaraRules” is to the group of people that owns YaraRules. Unless otherwise specified, these Services are for your personal and non-commercial use.
By using and/or accessing our Services, you agree that you have read, understood and consent to be bound by these Terms.
Use of the Services
You must follow all policies made available to you within the Services. You also agree:
to use the Services only for lawful purposes, in a manner which is not expressly prohibited by these Terms, and in a manner which does not infringe the rights or interests of YaraRules or third parties; to abstain from any activity that could damage, overload, harm or impede the normal functioning of the Services. Similarly, and in accordance with applicable legislation, you will refrain from illicitly or fraudulently obtaining or using content.
Account Creation and Deletion
YaraRules offers certain Services that may require the creation of a personal account. Depending on the information provided in the registration and profile building process, this account may uniquely identify you. Any comment or post shared will be linked to you.
To promote information sharing accountability, accounts and user Content (for example, comments, posts, etc.) generally will not be deleted, unless there is copyright infringement, they are offensive/illegal, serve any other unethical/malicious purpose, or otherwise violate these Terms.
Users who wish to cease their activity in YaraRules Community may perform the cease request through our public contact form.
Passwords and Personal Keys/Credentials
You are responsible for safeguarding any password/keys/credentials used to access the Services and for any activities or actions under these credentials. We recommend the use of "strong" passwords (passwords that use a combination of upper and lower case letters, numbers and symbols). YaraRules cannot and will not be liable for any loss or damage arising from your failure to comply with this guidance.
YaraRules will respond to notices of alleged copyright infringement that comply with applicable law and are properly provided to us. If you believe that your content has been copied in a way that constitutes copyright infringement, please provide us with the following information:
(i) a physical or electronic signature of the copyright owner or a person authorised to act on their behalf;
(ii) identification of the copyrighted work claimed to have been infringed;
(iii) identification of the material that is claimed to be infringing or to be the subject of infringing activity and that is to be removed or access to which is to be disabled, and information reasonably sufficient to permit us to locate the material;
(iv) your contact information, including your address, telephone number, and an email address;
(v) a statement by you that you have a good faith belief that use of the material in the manner complained of is not authorised by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law; and
(vi) a statement that the information in the notification is accurate, and, under penalty of perjury, that you are authorised to act on behalf of the copyright owner.
Please send any notice of alleged copyright infringement to:
In appropriate circumstances, YaraRules may also terminate/block a user's account if the user is determined to be a repeat infringer.
Your Content in our Services
Access to the public YaraRules website is free of charge.
You retain all ownership rights in any submission you may make and you confirm that you are the original owner of any content you submit or that you have the necessary rights and permissions to authorise us to use your content. In particular, you promise that you have obtained the permission of all of the people featured or referred to in the Content (and if they are under 18 their parents or guardians as well) to our use of the Content on the Services. You agree to give us evidence of all such rights and permissions if so requested by us.
When you upload or otherwise submit content, you give YaraRules (and those we work with) a worldwide, royalty free, irrevocable and transferable licence to use, edit, host, store, reproduce, modify, create derivative works, communicate, publish, publicly perform, publicly display and distribute such content.
All rights, title, and interest in and to the Services (excluding third party brand names) are and will remain the exclusive property of YaraRules and its licensors. Nothing in these Terms should be construed as conferring by implication or otherwise any licence or right under any copyright, patent, trade mark, database right, sui generis right or other intellectual property or proprietary interest of YaraRules, its licensors or any third party. We reserve the right to remove any Content without prior notice and at our sole discretion.
Additionally, nothing in the Terms gives you a right to use the YaraRules trademarks, logos, domain names, and other distinctive brand features.
Any feedback, comments, or suggestions you may provide regarding YaraRules or the Services is entirely voluntary, and we will be free to use such feedback, comments or suggestions as we see fit and without any obligation to you.
Changes in Services
The Services provided by YaraRules are constantly evolving, and the form and nature of the Services that YaraRules provides may change from time to time without prior notice to you. Any changes to the Services, including the release of new YaraRules features, are subject to these Terms. In addition, YaraRules may stop (permanently or temporarily) providing the Services (or any features within the Services) without providing prior notice. We also retain the right to create limits on use and storage at our sole discretion at any time without prior notice to you.
Your access to and use of the Services is at your own risk. You understand and agree that the Services are provided to you on an "AS IS" and "AS AVAILABLE" basis. Without limiting the foregoing, YaraRules AND ITS AFFILIATES, AGENTS, PARTNERS AND SUBSIDIARIES DISCLAIM ANY WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, OR NON-INFRINGEMENT.
You also agree that YaraRules has no responsibility or liability for the deletion of, or the failure to store or to transmit, any content and other communications maintained by the Services.
The Services may contain links to third-party websites or resources. They may also contain comments and/or posts with non-anchored linked URLs. You acknowledge and agree that we are not responsible or liable for: (i) the availability or accuracy of such websites or resources; or (ii) the content, products, or services on or available from such websites or resources. Links to such websites or resources do not imply any endorsement by YaraRules of such websites or resources or the content, products, or services available from such websites or resources. You acknowledge sole responsibility for and assume all risk arising from your use of any such websites or resources. Please note that user comments on URLs and files may contain URLs/links leading to malware.
Limitation of Liability
TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW, YaraRules AND ITS PARENT, SUBSIDIARIES, AFFILIATES, OFFICERS, EMPLOYEES, AGENTS, PARTNERS AND LICENSORS WILL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION, LOSS OF PROFITS, DATA, USE, GOODWILL, OR OTHER LOSSES, RESULTING FROM (i) YOUR ACCESS TO OR USE OF OR INABILITY TO ACCESS OR USE THE SERVICES; (ii) ANY CONDUCT OR CONTENT OF ANY THIRD PARTY, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION, ANY DEFAMATORY, OFFENSIVE OR ILLEGAL CONDUCT OF OTHER USERS OR THIRD PARTIES; (iii) ANY CONTENT OBTAINED FROM THE SERVICES; AND (iv) UNAUTHORISED ACCESS, USE OR ALTERATION OF YOUR TRANSMISSIONS OR CONTENT, WHETHER BASED ON WARRANTY, CONTRACT, TORT (INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE) OR ANY OTHER LEGAL THEORY, WHETHER OR NOT WE HAVE BEEN INFORMED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGE.
Viruses, Hacking and Other Offences
You must not misuse our Services. You must not attempt to gain unauthorised access to our website, the server on which our website is stored or any server, computer or database connected to our website. You must not attack our website via a denial-of-service attack or a distributed denial-of service attack.
We will not be liable for any loss or damage caused by a distributed denial-of-service attack, viruses or other technologically harmful material that may infect your computer equipment, computer programs, data or other proprietary material due to your access to or use of the Services or any third party content or websites.
About These Terms
Please note that we may update and amend these Terms from time to time and any changes will be posted on the website. By continuing to access the Services after any changes become effective, you agree to be bound by the revised Terms.
The failure of YaraRules to enforce any right or provision of these Terms will not be deemed a waiver of such right or provision. In the event that any provision of these Terms is held to be invalid or unenforceable, the remaining provisions of these Terms will remain in full force and effect.
These Terms and any dispute or claim arising out of or in connection with them or their subject matter or formation (including non-contractual disputes or claims) shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of Spain. The Spanish courts will have exclusive jurisdiction over any claim arising from, or related to the Services although we retain the right to bring proceedings against you for breach of the Terms in your country of residence or any other relevant country.
For information about how to contact YaraRules, please visit our contact page.Last modified on 14 October 2016.
At YaraRules, we are keenly aware of the trust users place in us and our responsibility to protect the privacy of user information. As part of this responsibility, we make public what information we collect when someone uses our products and services, why we collect it and how we use it to improve user experience and security industry products.
Collection and use of submitted files, URLs and personal information Information we collect to provide you with the services includes:
The files you upload for yara scanning
Device information: We may collect device-specific information (such as your hardware model, operating system version, unique device identifiers, and mobile network information including phone number).
When you use our services or view content provided by YaraRules, we may automatically collect and store certain information in server logs. This may include: details of how you used our service; Internet protocol address; device event information such as crashes, system activity, hardware settings, browser type, standard HTTP request headers, including but not limited to user agent, referral URL, language preference, date and time; and cookies that may uniquely identify your browser or your YaraRules Account.
Cookies and Local Storage
We use various technologies to collect and store information when you visit the website, and this may include sending one or more cookies or randomly generated identifiers to your device. A cookie is a small file containing a string of characters that is sent to your computer when you visit a website. Cookies may store user preferences and other information. The "help" portion of the toolbar on the majority of browsers will direct you on how to prevent your browser from accepting new cookies, how to command the browser to tell you when you receive a new cookie, or how to fully disable cookies. However, some of YaraRules’s website features or services may not function properly without cookies. We may also collect and store information using mechanisms such as browser web storage (including HTML5) and application data caches.
How we use information we collect
We use the information we collect from all of our services to provide, maintain, protect and improve them, to develop new services, and to protect YaraRules and our users.
When you contact YaraRules, we may keep a record of your communication to help solve any issues you might be facing. We may use your email address to inform you about our services where you have agreed to this. We may also send you administrative messages.
In addition, we may also share your information in the following circumstances:
For legal reasons. We will share personal information with companies, organisations or individuals outside of YaraRules if we believe that access, use, preservation or disclosure of the information is reasonably necessary to: meet any applicable law, regulation, legal process or enforceable governmental request. enforce applicable Terms of Service, including investigation of potential violations. detect, prevent, or otherwise address fraud, security or technical issues. protect against harm to the rights, property or safety of YaraRules, our users or the public as required or permitted by law.
In the event that YaraRules is involved in a merger, acquisition or asset sale, we may disclose your personal data to the prospective seller or buyer of such business or assets.
You should not share files, URLs, comments or any other content with YaraRules unless you have authority to share it.
Where we have given you (or where you have chosen) a password which enables you to access certain parts of our website, you are responsible for keeping this password confidential. We ask you not to share a password with anyone.
We will let you know if we plan to process your personal data for marketing purposes when we collect it. You can change your mind at any time by contacting us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
You also have the right to access information held about you. Your right of access can be exercised in accordance with the Data Protection Acts 1988 and 2003. Any access request may be subject to a statutory fee to meet our costs in providing you with details of the information we hold about you.
Our website may, from time to time, contain links to and from the websites of our partners and members of the YaraRules Community. If you follow a link to any of these websites, please note that these websites have their own privacy policies and that we do not accept any responsibility or liability for these policies. Please check these policies before you submit any personal data to these websites.