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Huawei Cloud EdgeSec Service Agreement

Huawei Cloud EdgeSec Service Agreement

This Service Agreement (hereinafter referred to as  "this Agreement") describes your rights, obligations, and responsibilities of using Huawei Cloud services. Please read the terms carefully, especially the terms that have a significant impact on your rights and interests, such as exemption from liability and limitation of liability. Such terms are in bold in this Agreement.

You understand and agree that by using any service as stated underthis Agreement, you are deemed to have read and agree to the General Terms of Service in this Agreement and the Dedicated Terms of Service for the service you use. By using any service under this Agreement, this Agreement shall become legally binding on you. If you do not agree to part or all of the terms of this Agreement, you shall stop using any such related services.

1. General Terms of Service

1.1 Contracting Entity: This Agreement is entered into by and between Huawei Cloud Contracting Party as defined in Section 15.4 of Huawei Cloud Customer Agreement (hereinafter referred to as "Huawei Cloud", or "We") and you (or "User"). Once this Agreement takes effect, it has legal effect between you and Huawei Cloud. You acknowledge that you shall be a natural person, legal person, or other organization that has full capacity for civil conduct, and may independently carry out civil juristic acts. If the foregoing is not true, please do not use this Service. Otherwise, you shall bear all consequences caused thereby. In addition, Huawei Cloud has the right to cancel (or permanently freeze) your account and claim compensation from you . In the event that you register on behalf of a company or other legal entity, you represent and warrant that you are an authorised representative of  the company or legal entity to bind such company or legal entity to the terms of this Agreement.

1.2 Separate Agreement: If you subscribe to this Service offline, purchase this Service through our partners, or purchase partner products that integrate this Service, you may sign a separate agreement with us or our partners. You acknowledge and agree that you will remain bound by the separate agreement mentioned in this article if you are authorized to access and use this Service. If this Agreement conflicts with the separate agreement, the separate agreement shall prevail.

1.3 Agreement Update: This Agreement is subject to change. We will notify you of any changes to this Agreement by posting a notice on our website or by other means. You can also visit our website to read the latest service agreement. If you do not agree to part or all of the latest version of this Agreement, please stop using this Service. By continuing to use this Service, you acknowledge that you are aware of and agree to the latest version of this Agreement.

1.4 Service Maintenance: We may maintain this Service from time to time through application upgrade, patch installation, or bug fixing. We will use our reasonable efforts to notify you of such maintenance events (except for emergency maintenance). You agree to use your best efforts to comply with any notified cooperation requirements.

1.5 Your Content

1.5.1 The definition and related regulations of "Your Content" are subject to the Huawei Cloud Customer Agreement (

1.5.2 In terms of your content, except as required by laws and regulations or for your use of this Service, Huawei Cloud is entrusted to process your data only in accordance with your authorization and instructions and the agreement between you and us.

1.5.3 You have the right to upload, delete, and modify your content. Exercise caution when deleting or modifying data and you shall solelly bear the consequences of these operations.

1.5.4 You shall back up your data as required. Huawei Cloud provides data backup services only in accordance with relevant laws and regulations.

1.6 You shall be responsible for your end users. If your end users violate laws and regulations when using services related to this Agreement, or improperly use related services and cause damages to third parties or Huawei Cloud, you shall be liable for compensation.

1.7 Our Limited Warranty

1.7.1 The provision of a Huawei Cloud service is based on the availability status and product features of the cloud service at the time of provisioning, and does not constitute a commitment of Huawei Cloud to provide the cloud service for a long time after a certain lifecycle of the cloud service ends.

1.7.2 You understand and agree to our limited warranty in terms of the SLA in Clause 4.3 "Our Limited Warranty" of the Huawei Cloud Customer Agreement (

1.8 Agreement by Both Parties.

1.8.1 You understand and agree that your use of this Service must comply with applicable laws and regulations. We provide you with standard services only in accordance with your instructions and are not responsible for the legal compliance of your use of this Service. If we reasonably believe that you have violated laws, regulations, or the rights of third parties when using this Service, or violated the terms of related agreements (including Legal Statement, Privacy Statement, Acceptable Use Policy, Huawei Cloud Customer Agreement, and other agreements related to you on the Huawei Cloud official website) ("Prohibited Content"), we have the right to delete Prohibited Content, prohibit your use of related services and access to related content, or suspend services. In addition, you shall compensate for all losses caused to Huawei Cloud attributable to your default, breach, violation, act or omission.

1.8.2 Huawei Cloud provides O&M only for Huawei Cloud services. You shall ensure the security and stability of your network and devices. If any device fault or network interruption occurs due to your own or third-party reasons, you shall resolve the issue in a timely manner to avoid impact on Huawei Cloud services.

1.8.3 When the lifecycle of a specific cloud service product reaches the end of marketing (EOM), end of service and support (EOS), or end of all service activities, we will use our best commercial efforts to notify you. After reading and understanding the notification, you can agree to upgrade related services or migrate related services to updated software and hardware.

1.9 Disclaimer

1.9.1 You understand and agree that we are not liable for unavailability of this Service in the following situations:

1) Service unavailability or any legal consequences caused by your refusal to provide relevant information or the information provided does not meet service requirements

2) Service unavailability due to force majeure

3) Service unavailability due to your reasons or other non-Huawei Cloud reasons

4) Service unavailability during regular service maintenance

1.9.2 You understand and agree that before the lifecycle of a specific cloud service reaches the end of all service activities, we will use our best commercial efforts to notify you. You need to migrate or upgrade related workloads within a certain time window based on the notification of Huawei Cloud. If you do not choose to upgrade this Service to a new version available, you agree that Huawei Cloud has the right to automatically upgrade it when the right opportunity arises. We shall not be held liable for any potential service outage arising from the upgrade.

2. Service Terms

2.1 Service Content

Edge Security (“EdgeSec”) is a security service provided by Huawei Cloud based on CDN edge nodes. It provides edge DDoS protection, CC protection, BoT protection, and edge WAF protection. If you have purchased Content Delivery Network (CDN) or Whole Site Acceleration (WSA), you can enable security protection for acceleration domain names to safeguard content delivery.

2.2 Collection and Processing of Your Personal Data

You understand and agree that in order for us to provide this Service to you, you shall consent to the collection and use of certain personal data of yours. The data includes: (1) logs; (2) private key certificates. Your personal information will be processed in [Singapore] and stored for 30 days by default or deleted immediately when you stop using this Service. You understand and consent to the collection of the above-mentioned data. If you do not provide or allow us to collect and use the information, we cannot provide the EdgeSec service. For the entire service process, you understand and agree that Huawei Cloud is entitled to collect, use, and process your personal data in accordance with the Privacy Statement (

2.3 Disclaimer

Please carefully read the EdgeSec service description on the Huawei Cloud website and determine whether EdgeSec is suitable for your services. Huawei Cloud is not liable for any consequences or service unavailability (or service failure) caused by your failure to fully comply and adhere to the following:

1)  You promise that the information you provide for using edge WAF is authentic, accurate, legal, and valid. If the information you provide violates this warranty or the terms of this Agreement, you shall be held liable for any and all consequences, including but not limited to protection failures or disputes with third parties.

2) You shall ensure that you have informed web visitors, to assist you with the firewall information that Huawei Cloud may collect and obtain their consent if consent is required.

3) By using edge WAF, you agree and authorize Huawei Cloud to perform security check on your website access requests and handle malicious requests accordingly. For details about WAF, please see the Web Application Firewall User Guide.

4) Huawei Cloud will respect and protect user privacy in accordance with the Privacy Statement released on the Huawei Cloud website. You understand and agree that to respond to your assurance requests in a timely manner and improve Huawei Cloud services, Huawei Cloud will analyze data such as service status after obtaining your authorization. The data includes non-sensitive information, such as the service response time and HTTP return status code.

5) You shall exercise caution, follow related operation guides, and control risks when performing operations. Huawei Cloud is not liable for any service unavailability or non-compliance caused by your incorrect configurations (including incorrect CNAME accesses, incorrect domain names, incorrect protection policies, and incorrect cleaning triggering thresholds).

6) You can only use the EdgeSec QPS and peak bandwidth capabilities available in your service package. If attack traffic exceeds the specifications, please upgrade your package or purchase an extension package in a timely manner. Huawei Cloud is not liable for any consequences or service unavailability caused by attack traffic that cannot be blocked by the capabilities of your service package.

7) You understand and agree that Huawei Cloud is not liable for any service unavailability or non-compliance caused by security threats, frauds, or violations caused by you (or your end users) to Huawei Cloud.


Last updated on May 30, 2023