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FTN Rules of Behavior for Blockchain Network Users

As a FTN computer network user, you must understand and agree to these rules of behavior prior to being granted access to the FTN computer network which will provide you internet and intranet connectivity, electronic mail, network file storage, and network printing capability.

!!! warning "User Behavior on Network"

By Connecting to the Freight Trust Network you agree to the rules setforth in this document ("Rules of Behavior") and the Freight Trust Rulebook ("RuleBook").

You are accountable for your actions and responsible for the security of FTN information. Upon being granted access to FTN information resources, you will be held responsible for damage caused to FTN information either through negligence or a willful act. Failure to follow these rules will result in disciplinary action up to and including termination of network access and/or clearing participation in addition to applicable legal action.


As a FTN computer network user, I will:

  1. Handle and retain all system outputs in accordance with information classifications and records management requirements (e.g. GDPR, Confidential, trade secrets, and/or propreitary information);

  2. Ensure the security of network information, equipment, keys, and my FTN Access card (e.g. hardware based authentication like a trezor or yubico);

  3. Not attempt to access information or information systems for which access has not been authorized;

  4. Not share passwords and/or my FTN Access card personal identification number and/or private keys;

  5. Not use network information, equipment, keys and/or my FTN Access card for activities that are illegal and/or inappropriate;

  6. Consent to monitoring and have no expectation of privacy when using the main network and/or the FTN blockchain network;

  7. Not attempt to install software onto network nodes that has not been expressely authorized on main net ("production network") nodes;

  8. Not attempt to connect personal devices or other unauthorized computer equipment to the FTN computer network without appropriate authorization;

  9. Not post private network information on external websites or services without prior appropriate authorization;

  10. Not attempt to alter and/or disable Government computer configurations and security settings without prior appropriate authorization;

Incidents and Reporting

Immediately report suspected computer security incidents and provide full cooperation in accordance with your designated person of contact and our rapid incident response team (NRIRT).

!!! info "Central Network Operations Command"

Network users have direct access to CNOC (see-nOK) 24/7 365 days a year. <br>
Network Rapid Incident Response Team <br>
email: <br>
phone: ‪(628) 222-5915‬ <br>
telegram: @freighttrust <br>



This BLOCKCHAIN system, including all related equipment, networks, and network devices (including Internet access), is provided by FreightTrust and Clearing Corporation in accordance with the rulebook and/or policies setforth in the "Omnibus Documentation" and/or "Rulebook". This network is for official (i.e."business") use and limited personal use.

  • All FTN computer systems may be monitored for all lawful purposes, including but not limited to, ensuring that use is authorized, for management of the system, to facilitate protection against unauthorized access, and to verify security procedures, survivability and operational security.

  • Any information on this computer system may be examined, recorded and copied and used for authorized purposes at any time.

  • All information, including personal information, placed or sent over this system may be monitored, and users of this system are reminded that such monitoring does occur. Therefore, there should be no expectation of privacy with respect to use of this system.

By logging into this FTN computer system, you acknowledge and consent to monitoring of this system.

Evidence of your use, authorized and unauthorized, collected during monitoring may be used for civil, criminal, administrative, or other adverse action. Unauthorized or illegal use may subject you to prosecution.

By submitting this form, I certify that I have read, understand, and agree to abide by the Rules of Behavior for Blockchain Network Users and Warning Banner.

I understand that failure to abide by these rules of behavior will result in disciplinary action.


© 2020 FreightTrust & Clearing Corporation

Last update: June 27, 2020