Terms of Use

Keeper Commander SDK & iOS SDK Terms of Use

Keeper Security, Inc. (“Keeper Security”) provides, markets and sells Keeper®, a mobile and desktop security software program to individuals, municipalities, educational institutions, financial institutions and general businesses. These terms cover the Keeper Commander software development kit (“SDK”) and iOS SDK (collectively the “SDKs”), which provides IT admins and developers with command-line access and application programming interface (“API”) access to their Keeper account and integration with third-party applications.  Please read these Terms of Use carefully. By using the SDKs and APIs you accept these terms of use.  If you disagree with any of these terms, Keeper Security does not grant you a license to use the SDKs or APIs. These terms of use are not assignable by you to anyone else. These terms may be updated at anytime and without notice.

Open Source License

The SDKs are released under the MIT license.

Rights to Use

Keeper Security owns the SDKs and APIs which are being licensed to you on a non-exclusive and non-sublicensable basis.  The SDKs and APIs may only be used by a registered Keeper account owner. Keeper software, the SDKs and APIs are collectively referred to as the “Software.” Keeper Security may update the SDKs or APIs at anytime through publication at https://keepersecurity.com.  Either party may use or cancel use of the SDKs or APIs at anytime. Keeper Security may, at its discretion terminate your license at anytime or if you violate any of these terms.

Age of Use

The Software is available only to persons who can form legally binding contracts under applicable law. Without limiting the foregoing, the Software is not available to individuals under the age of 18. By using the Software, you represent that you are over the age of 18. If you do not qualify, you are not permitted to use the Software. If you are using Keeper in your capacity as an employee under an administered program, you must have authorization to use the Software by your administrator.

Periodically, you may provide Keeper support staff with remote access to view your computer screen only for the purpose of troubleshooting issues that arise in your use of your Software. Keeper Security will not have access to your Master Password or your data. You hereby waive any claim for damages from any problems that may arise from such access, including without limitation any disruption or damage caused by Keeper Security or its personnel.

Responsibilities and Restrictions

The Software may only be used for lawful purposes and as accordingly, you agree to not misuse it. When using the Software, you agree to comply with the general Terms of Use:

Not to upload, post, email or transmit otherwise any material that contains software viruses, trojan horses, worms, files or programs intended to interrupt, destroy, deface or limit the use, access or functionality of the Software.

Not to upload, post, email or transmit otherwise any material that is illegal, pornographic, abusive or obscene.

Not to upload, post, email or transmit otherwise any material that violates the ownership, privacy, terms of use or intellectual property rights of others.

Not to "Reverse Engineer", change, modify, hack, translate, copy, distribute, pledge, assign, transfer, make derivative works, exploit, encumber or crack any portion of the Software operated by Keeper Security's back-end systems.

Not to use the SDKs and APIs for any application that replicates or attempts to replace the essential user experience or functionality of the Software for another product or service.

Attempt to hide, conceal or mask your identity, your service’s identity or your software application's identity when requesting authorization to use the SDKs or APIs.

Unless you are an authorised reseller of the Software, you may not display, copy, reproduce, license or distribute the Software, any component thereof, any documentation provided in connection with the Software, or any content, including but not limited to newsletters distributed to you by Keeper Security in connection with the Software.

Keeper Security, in its sole discretion, may remove content and block user access to any content that it determines to be illegal, threatening, pornographic, abusive, obscene or in violation of another party's intellectual property or legal rights.

Software and Support

The Software provided is subject to this Agreement, as it may be amended by Keeper Security Inc., and any guidelines, rules or operating policies that Keeper Security Inc. may establish and post from time to time (these terms including without limitation Keeper Security Inc.'s Privacy Policy. .

Copyright, Patent and Trademark Information

Keeper Software and the information which it contains is the property of Keeper Security and is protected from unauthorised copying and dissemination by United States copyright law, trademark law, international conventions and other intellectual property laws. By way of example only, and not as a limitation, "Keeper", "Password Keeper", "Keeper DNA" and the Keeper logos are registered trademarks of Keeper Security, under the applicable laws of the United States and/or other countries. Apple, the Apple logo and Mac are trademarks of Apple Inc., registered in the U.S. and other countries. App Store is a service mark of Apple Inc. Google Play is a trademark of Google Inc. Amazon Web Services, and the "Powered by Amazon Web Services" logo are trademarks of Amazon.com, Inc. or its affiliates in the United States and/or other countries. Other Software or service names or logos appearing in the Software are either trademarks or registered trademarks of Keeper Security, and/or their respective owners. The absence of a Software or service name or logo from this list does not constitute a waiver of Keeper Security's trademark or other intellectual property rights concerning that name or logo. Keeper’s branding guidelines and terms of use for Keeper’s logos and colors, are located here.

Keeper is protected by U.S. patent numbers 8,656,504, 9,294,476, 9,465,786, 8,868,932, and 8,738,934. Additional patents pending.

Software and Support

Keeper Security may, at its discretion and without obligation, provide you with support or modifications to the SDKs or APIs. Keeper Security may modify, terminate or discontinue such support at anytime including the availability or continuity of the SDKs or APIs.

Fees and Payments

Keeper Security has made and continues to make a substantial investment in its SDKs and APIs. The SDKs and APIs are free and open source for registered Keeper users. If however, the use of the SDKs or APIs are substantial in volume or require specific customizations for use in commercial applications for a user’s account, Keeper Security reserves the right to charge fees for this purpose.

Right to Disable Access

Keeper Security, in its sole discretion, may immediately disable your access to the Software without a refund or recourse if it believes you have violated any of the terms of use.

Compliance with Laws and Monitoring

You shall use the Software only in compliance with this Agreement. You agree to not use this Software as a means or in a manner that violates any local, state or federal laws in the United States as well as in your country of use.

Indemnification

You hereby agree to defend, indemnify and hold harmless Keeper Security, its business partners, third-party suppliers, providers, licensors, officers, directors, employees, distributors and agents against any damages, losses, liabilities, settlements, and expenses (including without limitation costs and reasonable attorneys' fees) in connection with any claim or action that (i) arises from any alleged breach of these terms of use, (ii) arises from the content or effects of any messages you distribute using the Software or (iii) otherwise arises from or relates to your use of the Software. In addition, you acknowledge and agree that Keeper Security has the right to seek damages when you use the Software for unlawful purposes, in an unlawful manner, and/or in a manner inconsistent with these terms of use, and that such damages may include, without limitation, direct, indirect, special, incidental, cover, reliance and/or consequential damages.

Intellectual Property Rights in Your Content

You agree that you will not use the Software to upload or transmit any contact lists, communications or content of any type that infringe, misappropriate or violate any rights of any party. By submitting ideas, concepts, inventions or content to this website or using them in connection with the Software, you agree that such submission is non-confidential for all purposes. If you make any such submission, you agree that you will not send or transmit to Keeper Security or to any third party using the Software, any communication or content that infringes or violates any rights of any party. If you submit any business information, ideas, concepts or inventions or content to Keeper Security by email, you agree such submission is non-confidential for all purposes. If you make any submission to Keeper Security or if you submit any business information, idea, concept or invention to Keeper Security by email, you automatically grant or warrant that the owner of such content or intellectual property has expressly granted Keeper Security a non-exclusive, royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable, worldwide license to use, reproduce, create derivative works from, modify, publish, edit, translate, distribute, perform, and display such content in any manner. Accordingly, any source code submissions to Keeper's Github repository such as plugins or feature enhancements using the SDKs or APIs may be used and/or published by Keeper Security for the benefit of other Keeper users.

Security Notification & Disclosure Policy

Keeper Security takes extensive measures to protect and safeguard its internal infrastructure, Software, intellectual property, stakeholders and its customers. In using the Software, you may provide information about yourself or your employer (such as name, contact information, or other registration information) to Keeper Security. Keeper Security may use this information and any technical information about your use of the Software to tailor its presentations to you, facilitate your movement through the Software or communicate separately with you. If you buy the Software as a result of solicitation by a channel partner of Keeper Security, Keeper Security may share your information with the channel partner and the channel partner may share related information with Keeper Security. Keeper Security will not provide your contact information to companies you have not authorised for that purpose unless required by law.

Please read our Privacy Policy. If you are a security researcher or security expert, please be advised that any notifications made to Keeper Security by you, involving a purported security vulnerability of our Software and/or infrastructure will be investigated and acted upon swiftly for timely remediation. Please contact us.

The unauthorised access to Keeper Security's systems, Software and/or a user's device which runs Keeper is prohibited. Furthermore, the threat of disclosing or actual disclosure of any purported weakness, security flaw or degradation of our Software or systems (which are proprietary and property of Keeper Security) in a public forum - is prohibited.

If we determine that an entity or individual has attempted to reverse engineer, enter, infiltrate or breach our Software, infrastructure and/or a user's device (which could include a breach or weaknesses in an operating system created by or utilised by one of our strategic OEM partners), we will take swift action - either in the form of a lawsuit and/or a disclosure to appropriate local, state and federal law enforcement agencies.

If, however, your efforts were inadvertent and/or conducted in an internal setting (e.g. on a test device and not that of a Keeper user) and such efforts and results were not subject to a contingent threat of public disclosure or actual public disclosure, we will not bring a lawsuit against you or report you to a local, state or federal law enforcement agency.

Warranty Disclaimer and Remedies

You agree to use Keeper at your own risk. Keeper Security does not warrant that Keeper will be uninterrupted or error free nor does it make any warranty as to the results that may be obtained from its use. The Software is provided "as is" and Keeper Security disclaims all warranties, express or implied, including without limitation, implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose and non-infringement.

Your sole and exclusive remedy for any failure or non-performance of the Software shall be for Keeper Security to use commercially reasonable efforts to adjust or repair the Software. Keeper Security regularly makes fixes, enhancements and upgrades to its Software for the benefit of all customers on paid subscription plans.

Limitation of Liability

TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES AND UNDER NO LEGAL THEORY, TORT, CONTRACT OR OTHERWISE, SHALL KEEPER SECURITY OR ANY OF ITS UNDERLYING SERVICE PROVIDERS, BUSINESS PARTNERS, INFORMATION PROVIDERS, ACCOUNT PROVIDERS, LICENSORS, OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, DISTRIBUTORS OR AGENTS; BE LIABLE TO YOU OR ANY OTHER PERSON FOR ANY MONEY DAMAGES, WHETHER DIRECT, INDIRECT, SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL, COVER, RELIANCE OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, EVEN IF KEEPER SECURITY SHALL HAVE BEEN INFORMED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES, OR FOR ANY CLAIM BY ANY OTHER PARTY.

IN THE EVENT THAT, NOTWITHSTANDING THE FOREGOING, KEEPER SECURITY IS FOUND LIABLE TO YOU FOR DAMAGES FROM ANY CAUSE WHATSOEVER, AND REGARDLESS OF THE FORM OF THE ACTION [WHETHER IN CONTRACT, TORT (INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE), SOFTWARE LIABILITY OR OTHERWISE], THE MAXIMUM AGGREGATE LIABILITY OF KEEPER SECURITY TO YOU ARISING IN CONNECTION WITH THIS AGREEMENT SHALL BE LIMITED TO THE AMOUNT YOU PAID FOR THE SOFTWARE IN THE THREE (3) MONTHS PRIOR TO THE ACCRUAL OF THE APPLICABLE CLAIM, LESS ANY DAMAGES PREVIOUSLY PAID BY KEEPER SECURITY TO YOU IN THAT THREE (3) MONTH PERIOD. SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OR LIMITATION OF INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, SO THIS LIMITATION AND EXCLUSION MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.

Restricted Persons, Export of Software or Technical Data

You hereby warrant that you are not a "Restricted Person". For purposes of this Agreement, you are a "Restricted Person" if you or any officer, director, or controlling shareholder of the entity on behalf of which you are using the Software is (1) a national of or an entity existing under the laws of Cuba, Iran, Sudan, Syria or any other country with which U.S. persons are prohibited from engaging in transactions, as may be determined from time to time by the U.S. Treasury Department; (2) designated as a Specially Designated National or institution of primary money laundering concern by the U.S. Treasury Department; (3) listed on the Denied Persons List or Terrorists List or Entity List by the U.S. Commerce Department; (4) engaged in nuclear, missile, chemical or biological weapons activities to which U.S. persons may not contribute without a U.S. Government license; or (5) owned, controlled, or acting on behalf of a Restricted Person. If you become a Restricted Person during the term of this Agreement, you shall notify Keeper Security within twenty-four (24) hours, and Keeper Security shall have the right to terminate any further obligations to you, effective immediately and with no further liability to you, but without prejudice to your outstanding obligations to Keeper Security.

You agree that you shall not utilize the Software to conduct or facilitate any transaction with any Restricted Person, except as may be expressly authorised in advance in writing by the U.S. Government. You may not remove or export from the United States or allow the export or re-export of the Software, or any direct Software thereof, including technical data, in violation of any restrictions, laws, or regulations of the United States or any other applicable country.

Links to Third-Party Websites

This Software permits users to link to non-Keeper Security, third-party websites. These links are provided to you as a convenience, and Keeper Security is not responsible for the content of any linked website. Any non-Keeper Security website accessed from this website is independent from Keeper Security, and Keeper Security has no control over the content of that website. In addition, a link to any non-Keeper Security website does not imply that Keeper Security endorses or accepts any responsibility for the content or use of such website.

No Implied Endorsements

In no event shall any reference to any third party or third-party Software or service be construed as an approval or endorsement by Keeper Security of that third party or of any Software or service provided by a third party.

Privacy Policy

Keeper Security's Privacy Policy is located at https://keepersecurity.com/en_GB/privacypolicy.html. By using our Software, you accept and agree to all terms, provisions and conditions of our Privacy Policy.

Entire Agreement

If any provision of these terms of use is found to be unenforceable or invalid, that provision will be limited or eliminated to the minimum extent necessary so that these terms will otherwise remain in full force, in effect and enforceable.

Waivers, Severability, Modifications & Notifications

Keeper Security and you agree that these terms of use is the complete and exclusive statement of the mutual understanding of the parties, supersedes and cancels all previous written and oral agreements, communications, and other understandings relating to the subject matter of these terms of use, and that all waivers and modifications must be in writing signed by both parties, except as otherwise provided herein. No delay or omission by either party in exercising any right or remedy under these terms of use or existing at law or equity shall be considered a waiver of such right or remedy. Keeper Security reserves the right to modify the terms of use at anytime and will publish the most updated version on our website. Your continued use of the Software shall bind you under the modified and revised terms of use. Keeper Security reserves the right to contact you by email, at the device-level or within the Keeper Software application to notify you of material events or important changes related to your account.

No Agency

No agency, partnership, joint venture or employment is created by your use of Keeper. You do not have any authority of any kind to bind Keeper Security in any respect whatsoever.

Governing Law, Venue & Jurisdiction

The Agreement shall be governed by the laws of the State of Illinois in the United States of America. Jurisdiction for any legal actions in connection with the Agreement shall be brought in the state or federal courts located in Chicago, Illinois in Cook County.

Additional Information

If you have any questions about the use of Keeper software or these Terms of Use, please contact us at support@keepersecurity.com or by mail at: CRM Management, Keeper Security, Inc., 850 W. Jackson Blvd, Suite 500, Chicago, IL 60607.