Disclaimer Z-CERT Foundation

Access to these pages is granted on the condition that the following conditions are accepted and acknowledged by the visitor: Stichting Z-CERT (hereinafter referred to as "Z-CERT") accepts no liability for the correctness and completeness of the published information.


The conditions of this disclaimer (hereinafter referred to as the "Disclaimer") apply to this internet site (z-cert.nl) of Z-CERT, which has its office at Stationsplein 121, 3818 LE Amersfoort in the Netherlands and is registered in the Commercial Register Chamber of Commerce under number 67374972. You are requested to read this Disclaimer carefully.

By accessing this website and / or using the information provided on or via this website, you declare that you agree with this Disclaimer. In case of contradiction between the conditions of specific products and services and this Disclaimer, the conditions of these products and services prevail.

Use of this website

Although Z-CERT tries to offer accurate, complete and up-to-date information from sources deemed reliable, Z-CERT makes no explicit or implicit guarantee that the information offered on or via this website is accurate, complete or up-to-date.

Z-CERT manages and maintains this internet site from the Netherlands and therefore does not guarantee that the information offered on or via this internet site is also suitable or available for use in other countries. If you use this internet site from other countries than the Netherlands, you are responsible for compliance with applicable local legislation.

Z-CERT does not guarantee that this internet site will function without error or interruption.

Use of this internet site that may hinder the use of other internet users, that may endanger the functioning of this internet site and / or that the information provided on or via this internet site or the underlying software may affect, is not permitted.

Information from third parties, products and services

When Z-CERT offers hyperlinks to third-party internet sites, this does not mean that Z-CERT recommends the products or services offered on or via these internet sites. The use of such hyperlinks is completely at your own risk. Z-CERT accepts no responsibility or liability with respect to the content, use or availability of such internet sites. The veracity, correctness, reasonableness, reliability and completeness of information on such internet sites has not been verified by Z-CERT.

Intellectual property rights

Z-CERT, or the entitled party, retains all rights (including copyrights, trademark rights, patents and other intellectual property rights) with respect to all information provided on or via this internet site (including all texts, graphic material and logos). It is not permitted to copy, download or in any way publish, distribute or reproduce information on this website without the prior written consent of Z-CERT or the legitimate consent of the owner. You may print and / or download information on this website for your own personal use.

Without prior written permission from Z-CERT, it is not permitted to offer links to the Z-CERT Site.

On-line communication

The security of messages that you send to Z-CERT by e-mail is not guaranteed. Z-CERT recommends to use Z-CERT's PGP key for sending confidential information to Z-CERT by e-mail. If you choose to send messages to Z-CERT by e-mail, you accept risk that third parties intercept, abuse or change these messages.

Exclusion of liability

Z-CERT accepts no liability whatsoever for direct, indirect, special, incidental, non-material or consequential damages (including lost profits), regardless of whether Z-CERT has been informed of the possibility of this damage, which in any way results from does not have to be limited to (i) defects, viruses or other defects in equipment and other software related to the access to or use of this internet site, (ii) the information provided on or via this internet site, (iii) the interception, modification or improper use of information sent to Z-CERT or to you, (iv) the operation or non-availability of this internet site, (v) abuse of this internet site, (vi) loss of data, (vii) downloading or using software made available via this internet site or (viii) claims by third parties in connection with the use of this internet site.

The exclusion of liability also serves the benefit of directors and employees of Z-CERT.

Applicable law

Dutch law applies to this website and the Disclaimer. All disputes arising from or in connection with this Disclaimer will exclusively be submitted to the competent court in the Netherlands.

If versions of the Disclaimer in other languages show discrepancies or lead to differences of interpretation, the version in the Dutch language is decisive.


Z-CERT reserves the right to change the information offered on or via this website, including the text of this Disclaimer, at any time without further notice. It is recommended to periodically check whether the information offered on or via this website, including the text of this Disclaimer, has been changed.