Copyright Violation Prevention Plan

Maryville University performs the following regular activities to help guard against and prevent the illegal downloading of copyrighted materials:

  • Maryville uses bandwidth shaping on an ongoing basis.
  • Maryville monitors traffic to identify largest bandwidth users. A search, monitoring and reporting tool is also utilized for logging network traffic.
  • Maryville monitors the network and utilizes software designed to detect, identify and prevent the illegal downloading or sharing of copyrighted materials in compliance with the Digital Millennium Copyright Act.