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Deakin Wi-Fi usage policy

Deakin staff and students

Staff and students using eduroam at Deakin must abide by the Deakin Information and Communications Technology Use Policy, the Australian eduroam Policy, and the additional guidelines set out below.

Staff and students who use eduroam at participating institutions must also respect the host organisation's equivalent access usage policy.

Visitors

Visitors to Deakin who wish to use the eduroam service at Deakin must abide by their home organisation's access usage policy, the Australian eduroam Policy and the additional guidelines set out below. They must also respect Deakin's Information and Communications Technology Use Policy.

Additional guidelines

  • You must abide by your home organisation's access usage policy or equivalent, and respect the host organisation's equivalent policy. Where regulations differ, the more restrictive applies.
  • As a minimum, you must abide by relevant Australian law.
  • You are responsible for taking reasonable steps to ensure you are connected to a genuine eduroam service. This includes adequate security checks - as directed by your home organisation - taken prior to entering your log-in credentials.
  • You are responsible for your own log-in credentials. Log-in credentials must not be shared or used independently by other users.
  • If log-in credentials may have been lost or compromised, you must immediately report this to your home organisation.
  • You are responsible for informing the host organisation (where possible) and home organisation of any faults with the eduroam service.
  • You are also responsible for keeping systems patched and protected from viruses. If you fail to do so, the host organisation may restrict your access.
  • Eduroam is only available to users over 18 years of age, or those users who have acquired parental consent to use the non-filtered internet access.


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