Security Control Management
-As-A-Service

Security Control relief for $1,000/month - WoW!

What you get

Within 24 hours you will escape spreadsheets and begin to visualize and navigate through different Standard & Regulatory security control frameworks and see the maps provided or create maps. 

 

The Shield Security Control Management System Non-Sensitive is available as-a-service hosted by Amazon Web Services for $1,000/monthWhen ready to move into sensitive data use, that is data about you, a few additional security enhancements and you will be ready to go. 

The Shield Hosting Agreement Non-Sensitive terms and conditions are contained below. The actual hosting is provided by Amazon Web Services and their terms and conditions are included by reference. 

The Shield Hosting Agreement is renewed on a monthly basis. Introductory training up to four (4) hours will be provided to new clients. Additional training and support can be scheduled. 

The data use case under this Non-Sensitive license limits the data entered into the Shield to non-sensitive and non-proprietary data. Publically available control frameworks are included in the Shield. The use of the Shield for sensitive purposes must be directly hosted under the control of the Client or under a separate agreement involving higher levels of security. 

To initiate the Non-Sensitive Shield Hosting Service and the creation of a private single instance and encrypted virtual private container hosted by Amazon Web Services, click on Control Relief.

 

The hosting terms below must be agreed to as part of the payment process. The instance will be available shortly after payment is completed. You will be notified via the email provided.

I very much appreciate your interest in Spheric. Please note that the Shield is a minimum viable product and as a result, has limitations that mature products would not have.

 

Your patience and feedback are essential as I continue to advance and mature the technology and the tool with the resources available. Your involvement is greatly helping achieve this goal!

 

You will receive the improvements as they are released. Jacques

Shield Hosting Agreement - Non-Sensitive 

Spheric Security Solutions, Inc.
Shield Hosting Agreement: Non-Sensitive Data

 

This Shield Hosting Agreement for Non-Sensitive Data Use Case ("Agreement") is between the party agreeing to receive the hosted service, hereinafter referred to as "Client” and Spheric Security Solutions, INC. incorporated in the US state of Delaware under Certificate of Incorporation 131404704 and its web site at www.sphericsecurity.com, hereinafter referred to as Host, referred to as the Parties.  

  1. Acceptance: Under this Agreement, the Host will provide the Spheric Shield Security Control Management System tool (“Shield”) As-A-Service (“Shield Hosting”) to Client. By accepting to receive the Shield Hosting, the Client agrees to be bound by all the terms and conditions of this Agreement.
     

  2. Users: The number of Client users is limited to five (5). Credentials shall not be shared between individuals.
     

  3. Audit: The Host reserves the right without notice to review the nature of the Shield activity to ensure compliance to the terms of this agreement.
     

  4. Services: Host agrees to provide Client with Shield Hosting, consisting of the Shield application hosted by 3rd party Amazon Web Services (AWS), (“Services”). All AWS terms and conditions entered by Host in its subscription services with AWS are hereby included in this Agreement by reference[1]. Host will provide Client Shield Hosting in an AWS private encrypted single instance Virtual Private Container. Host reserves the right to change or modify the features of Client's Service plan from time to time on seven (7) days e-mailed notice to Client. Client's continued use of Host's Services after receipt of such a notice of modification shall constitute Client's acceptance of and agreement to be bound by the Host's modification of the terms and conditions of this Agreement. Host reserves the right to change or enhance the Shield functionality from time to time.
     

  5. Support: Host provides limited support of up to four (4) hour of training for new Clients to be scheduled online at Host website. Additional support and training is available for a fee.
     

  6. Term: The term of this Agreement shall commence on the date Services were received and shall continue through thirty (30) additional days (“Term”). After the Term is completed, this Agreement shall be automatically renewed for successive 30-day periods upon a successful additional payment or until terminated by one of the Parties as provided in this Agreement.
     

  7. Termination: Client or Host may terminate this Agreement at any time, for any reason, by contacting the other Party, by e-mail, and requesting termination. In the event of a cancellation, Host will not refund amounts already billed or paid for the current Term in which Client terminates the Agreement. Any amounts paid in advance by Client for future Shield Hosting terms following the current Service Term will be promptly refunded by Host within 14 days. If either Party terminates this Agreement, Host will back up all Client's current Shield content, and databases as an archive file, and send them to Client within 30 days. Client agrees to abide by the terms of this Agreement and by Host's general use policies as set forth in this Agreement. Host may change its use policies on 14-day email notice to Client. Any violation by Client of the terms of this Agreement or of Host's general use policies shall be grounds for immediate termination of Client's account for cause. If Host terminates Client's account for a violation of this Agreement, Host shall not be required to refund any amounts paid.
     

  8. Taxes: Host shall not be liable for any taxes and other governmental fees related to purchases made by Client. Client agrees that s/he will be fully responsible for all taxes and fees of any nature associated with products or Services sold through the use of or with the aid of Services provided to Client by Host.

  9. Content: Any data Client provides to Host in connection with Services must be in a form requiring no additional manipulation on the part of Host. Host shall make no effort to validate this material or data for content, correctness, or usability. Host, in its sole discretion, may reject material or data that Client has placed on Service servers or that Client has requested that Host put on Host' servers. Host agrees to notify Client immediately of its refusal of any material or data and provide Client with an opportunity to amend or modify the material or data to meet the Host's requirements. Client's failure to amend or modify the data or material as directed by Host within fourteen (14) days shall be a breach of this Agreement. The Client shall not include proprietary or sensitive data in the Shield. Consequently, the registration of Security Assets and their evaluation is not a permitted activity under this non-sensitive license limitation.

  10. Warranty Against Unlawful Use: Client warrants and represents that Client shall use Services only for lawful purposes and in accordance with all valid Federal, State, and Local laws and regulations governing use of the Internet, whether specifically prohibited elsewhere in this Agreement. Failure to abide by the terms of this paragraph shall be grounds for immediate termination of Client's account for cause.
     

  11. Liability; No Warranty; Limitation of Damages: Client expressly agrees that use of Services provided by Host is at Client's sole risk. Host guarantees of uptime are those provided by AWS. Host shall have no liability of any kind for any damages or loss arising because of such downtime or unavailability.

    Host, its agents, affiliates, licensors or the like, do not represent or warrant, expressly or impliedly, that their Services will not be interrupted or error free; nor do they make any warranty as to the results that may be obtained from the use of their Services or as to the accuracy, reliability, or content of any information Service or merchandise contained in or provided through their Services, unless otherwise expressly stated in this Agreement.

    Host, its officers, agents, or anyone else involved in providing Services shall not be liable for any direct, indirect, incidental, special, or consequential damages that result from the use or inability to use Services; or for any damages that result from mistakes, omissions, interruptions, deletion of files, errors, defects, delays in operation, or transmission, or any failure of performance, whether or not limited to acts of god, communication failure, theft, destruction, or unauthorized access to Host's records, programs, or Services. Host will exercise no control over the content of the information passing through Host's network except those controls expressly provided herein.

    Host makes no warranties or representations of any kind, express or implied, for the Services it is providing. Host also disclaims any warranty of merchantability or fitness for a Particular purpose and will not be responsible for any damages that may be suffered by Client, including loss of data resulting from delays or non-deliveries.
     

  12. Patents, Copyrights, Trademarks, and Other Intellectual and Proprietary Rights: Except for rights expressly granted herein, this Agreement does not transfer any intellectual or other property or proprietary right to Client. Client agrees that all right, title, and interest in any product or Service provided to Client belongs to Host. These products and Services are only for Client's use in connection with Services provided to Client as outlined in this Agreement. Client expressly warrants to the Host that Client has the right to use any patented, copyrighted, or trademarked material which Client uses, posts, or otherwise transfers to Host servers.
     

  13. Indemnification: Client agrees to defend, indemnify, and hold Host harmless from any and all demands, liabilities, losses, costs, and claims, including reasonable attorneys' fees, asserted against Host, its agents, servants, officers, and employees, that may arise or result from any Service provided or performed or agreed to be performed or any product sold by Client, Client's agents, employees, or assigns. Client further agrees to defend, indemnify, and hold harmless Host against liabilities arising out of: Any liability to Host arising by virtue of any use of Host's Services by Client for any unlawful purpose, or in violation of any valid federal, state, or local law or regulation governing use of e-mail or the Internet; Any material supplied by Client infringing or allegedly infringing on the property or proprietary rights of a Third Party; Copyright or Trademark infringement by Client, or violation by Client of Intellectual Property rights of any other Party; and any defective product which Client sold or distributed by means of Services. Client agrees that the liability limit of Host shall in no event be greater than the aggregate dollar amount which Client paid during the Term of this Agreement.
     

  14. Arbitration: In the unlikely event of a disagreement, both Parties shall continue to act in good faith and agree to use a mutually agreed upon arbitration authority in California, United States to resolve the disagreement. Neither Party shall be entitled any other relief to which that Party may be entitled. This provision shall be construed as applicable to the entire Agreement.
     

  15. Notice: Client agrees to keep Host informed of all current contact information for Client's account. Changes in Client's account information may be reported to Host by e-mail at jacques.francoeur@sphericsecurity.com. The Shield is a minimum viable product in terms of scope of functionality and ease of use. Current Shield functionality works as designed. This Agreement does not include any modifications or customizations to the Shield which can be achieved under separate terms.
     

  16. Governing Law: This Agreement has been entered into in the State of California, United States, and its validity, construction, interpretation and legal effect shall be governed by the laws of that state applicable to contracts entered into and performed entirely within that state.
     

  17. Severability: In case any one or more of the provisions of this Agreement be held for any reason to be invalid, illegal, or unenforceable in any respect, that invalidity, illegality, or unenforceability shall not affect any other provisions of this Agreement, and this Agreement shall be construed as if the invalid provision(s) had never been contained in this Agreement, provided that those provision(s) shall be curtailed, limited, or eliminated only to the extent necessary to remove the invalidity, illegality, or unenforceability.
     

  18. Waiver: No waiver by Host of any breach by Client of any provision of this Agreement shall be deemed a waiver of any preceding or succeeding breach of this Agreement. No waiver shall be effective unless it is in writing, and then only to the extent expressly set forth in such writing.
     

  19. Entire Agreement: This Agreement shall constitute the entire agreement between Client and Host, and no other agreement, statement, or promise relating to the subject matter of this Agreement which is not contained herein shall be valid or binding.
     

  20. Execution: This Agreement is executed by explicit acceptance by the Client receiving Services.

 

[1] Amazon Web Services Terms of Services:  https://aws.amazon.com/terms/