Terms of Use & Disclaimers

The contents of ForewarnedBlog.com is subject to the following Disclaimer as part of its Terms of Use. Please take the time to read this disclaimer and terms.

ForewarnedBlog is a website intended for security, integrity, risk and compliance professionals. By using ForewarnedBlog.com and the information offered on this website, You agree to these Terms of Use (Terms).

We reserve the right to change or amend these Terms at any time without notice.


We / Us / Our etc means the authors of any article on ForewarnedBlog.com, and the website’s owner.

You / Your means a reader, visitor or consumer of information on ForewarnedBlog.com

Use of ForewarnedBlog.com

The Website is made available for Your use on Your acceptance and compliance with these Terms of Use. By using this Website, You are agreeing to these Terms and Conditions.

You agree that You will use this website in accordance with all applicable local, state, national and international laws, rules and regulations.

You agree that You will not use, nor will You allow or authorise any third party to use, the Website for any purpose that is unlawful, defamatory, harassing, abusive, fraudulent or obscene way or in any other inappropriate way or in a way which conflicts with the Website or the Services.

We reserve the right to refuse or terminate service to anyone at any time without notice or reason.

Confidential Information you provide

Should you wish to, You may comment on articles posted on ForewarnedBlog.com provided your comments align with these terms and conditions. However, doing so requires registration with WordPress.com and adherence to their terms and conditions and security settings for this purpose. Due to circumstances outside of Our control, We cannot guarantee that all aspects of Your use of ForewarnedBlog.com will be kept confidential.

Intended purpose of ForewarnedBlog.com

All information presented on ForewarnedBlog.com is intended for general information purposes only. The views expressed by the authors are entirely their own and do not represent the views of, nor are they endorsed by, their respective employers.

No idemnification for loss or damage

In no event will we be liable for any loss or damage including without limitation, indirect or consequential loss or damage, or any loss or damage whatsoever arising from loss of data or profits arising out of, or in connection with, the use of this website.

While we endeavour to keep the information on ForewarnedBlog.com up to date and correct, we make no representations or warranties of any kind, express or implied, about the completeness, accuracy, reliability, suitability or availability with respect to the website or the information, products, services, or related graphics contained on the website for any purpose.

By using ForewarnedBlog.com, You agree to indemnify Us and hold Us harmless from and against any and all liabilities or expenses arising from or in any way related to your use of this Website or the Services or information offered on this Website, including any liability or expense arising from all claims, losses, damages (actual and consequential), lawsuits, judgments, litigation costs and solicitors fees of every kind and nature incurred by you or any third parties through You.

Accuracy of content

We make every attempt to ensure the content of ForewarnedBlog.com is accurate. However, we cannot guarantee, nor do we accept any legal liability arising from or connected to, the accuracy, reliability, currency or completeness of anything contained on this Website or on any linked site.

The content of ForewarnedBlog.com should not be considered legal or any other form of advice or opinion on any specific facts or circumstances. Readers should consult their own appropriately licensed or credentialed advisers experts or lawyers on any specific questions they may have. All advice is provided without warranty.

Any reliance placed upon ForewarnedBlog is strictly at Your own risk.


ForewarnedBlog.com contains links to websites which are not under our control. We have no control over the nature, content and availability of these sites. The inclusion of any links does not necessarily imply a recommendation or endorse the views expressed within them.

ForewarnedBlog.com makes every effort to ensure the website is operational. However, we take no responsibility for, and will not be liable for, situations where ForewarnedBlog.com is temporarily unavailable.

We review the Terms And Conditions of websites containing articles or documents which are referenced in posts on ForewarnedBlog.com. Where source website Terms and Conditions prohibit linking by ForewarnedBlog.com to your website at the time of writing, such articles are not hyperlinked. However, we recognise webmasters may alter their website Terms and Conditions at any time. Should You find an article linked to Your website which no longer complied with Your a Terms and Conditions please contact us via the form on the Contacts page or via email at “forewarnedblog at gmail dot com” and we will remove this.

Some posts on ForewarnedBlog.com describe incidents or events for the purposes of learning and professional development by readers. Unless stated, these details have been de-identified and / or otherwise anonymised. In some examples, different events may be combined into a single case study to demonstrate a particular point. As such, these examples cannot be inferred to have occurred in any particular place, time, organisation, events or involve specific individuals. Any similarities to real places, persons, events organisations or other attributes are therefore unintentional and coincidental.

Comments and contributions

All comments, replies, reader contributions etc are reviewed prior to public posting on ForewarnedBlog.com. This review process may mean there is a delay between comments posted and their publication. Any comments which are unlawful, obscene, defamatory or similarly inappropriate or not in line with the spirit or intent of the website will be removed at Our discretion.

Intellectual Property and Copyright

ForewarnedBlog.com makes every effort to ensure that the content of this website does not knowingly infringe on any other party’s Intellectual Property rights. Unless otherwise attributed, all images on ForewarnedBlog,com are sourced from the WordPress Pexels Free Image Library which is provided for this purpose.

If you believe your Intellectual Property rights have been infringed, please contact the administrator in writing clearly stating the details of the alleged infringement and any relevant Intellectual Property Rights registration or ownership details via the Contact Us form or email at “forewarnedblog_at_gmail.com” so the issue can be promptly resolved.

With the exception of the royalty free stock images provided by Pexels via WordPress, We own the copyright to all articles, figures, uploaded files, data, file content, news, tutorials, videos, reviews, forum posts and databases contained on the Website or in connection with the Services and written content on ForewarnedBlog.com. You must not use or reproduce this copyrighted content except as permitted by law. Use of this content for commercial purposes is expressly prohibited unless agreed by Us. Commercial Use may require a Licensing Agreement.

Linking to ForewarnedBlog.com

ForewarnedBlog.com may contain links that direct you outside of this Website. These links are provided for the purposes of referencing articles and for Your convenience. Linking to an external website by ForewarnedBlog.com is not an express or implied indication that We endorse or approve of the linked Website, it’s contents or any associated website, product or service. No liability for loss or damage is accepted by ForewarnedBlog.com arising out of or in connection to Your use of these sites.

You may link to Our articles or home page. However, You should not provide a link which suggests any association, approval or endorsement on Our part in respect to Your website, unless We have expressly agreed in writing. We may withdraw Our consent to Your linking to Our site at any time by notice to You.

Passwords and Logins

Users of, or visitors to this website are responsible for managing their own passwords and login information and for ensuring their usage complies with WordPress terms and conditions. Any activity carried out on ForewarnedBlog.com under a users login is the responsibility of that user.

Governing Law

Any disputes concerning ForewarnedBlog.com are to be resolved by the courts having jurisdiction in Sydney, Australia. We retain the right to bring proceedings against You for breach of these Terms and Conditions, in Your country of residence or any other appropriate country or jurisdiction.