Terms Of Use

Terms for your trusted relationship with riddlock

Terms Of Use

Our website 'www.riddlock.com' and its associated apps (collectively called 'products') are owned by Riddlock Information Systems Private Limited ('riddlock'), a company registered with the Ministry of Corporate Affairs, India. References to 'we', 'us' and 'our' refer to riddlock. The terms defined here are your terms of engagement with riddlock for use of the aforesaid products.

New Users

Our products may be used by people of all age groups. You must however review the existing and future laws in your home country relating to cyber security, data privacy and children's privacy protection. On our part, we do not ask you for any personally identifiable information, nor do we track or profile you for advertising or revenue.

Your Account

We do all we can to ensure your cyber security in using our products, but we cannot guarantee it at all times. With this in mind, you need to commit to the rules below for access and use of our products when you signup and thereafter:

  1. You will not disclose your private key and riddles to others but keep them confidential and secure at all times.
  2. You will change your private key and riddles periodically. Your will create more riddles when alerted or as your amount of data grows. Typically, you should add a new riddle for every set of 50 data posts or files you add.
  3. We will not be able to help you get access to your account in case you forget or lose your private key or riddle.
  4. You will not disclose your share handle to internal or external users not known to you.
  5. You will not join a group without knowing who created it, who the group admins are, the purpose of the group and your role in it. You will be solely responsible for determining the authenticity of the group you join and the identity of its users.
  6. You will notify us of any unauthorized use of your account or security breach via email.

Your Data and Usage

Data in your account will include any and all data and files you store or have access to in our products. With this in mind, you commit to the rules below:

  1. You will not use your account to create or disseminate information which could be potentially misleading, fraudulent, unethical, racist, abusive, offensive, objectionable or illegal in any manner to an individual, organization or community.
  2. You will not use our products to copy, store, transmit, send or use any material consisting of or forming part of any computer virus, trojan horse, worm, keystroke logger, rootkit or other malicious software.
  3. You will not use our products in any way that causes, or may cause, damage, impairement, unavailability or inaccessibility of our products.
  4. You will not upload, transmit, send or use any data in our products which is potentially illegal, unlawful or infringing upon any third party’s business or legal rights, or is capable of bringing legal action against riddlock or its affiliates, clients, suppliers or users under any applicable law globally.
  5. You will not store, access or use any data in our products which has ever been the subject of any threat, legal proceedings or other complaint without having absolute right to do so.
  6. We may at our sole discretion change or remove any user's data we consider inappropriate or unlawful, or otherwise likely to cause riddlock or its affiliates, clients, third parties or users any harm or liability.
  7. We reserve the sole right to suspend your access to your account in our products if your actions or data disrupt, impede or negatively impact our products, services, operations, brand or reputation in any manner.
  8. We do not screen or censor the users who sign-up or access our products. You assume all risks associated with dealing with other users with whom you come into contact through our products.

Privacy of Your Data

Please review our privacy policy to know our mechanisms as well as limitations in protecting your identity and data. As the privacy policy may change any time in future, it will be your responsibility check it regularly.

Intellectual Property

All trademarks, service marks, graphics, logos and source code used in connection with our products are intellectual properties that belong solely to us, our licensors or the third parties associated with us. Your use of our products grants you no right or license to reproduce or otherwise use any of the aforesaid.


As we ask others to respect our intellectual property rights, we respect the intellectual property rights of others.

If you believe that any material in our products violates your copyright, you are encouraged to notify us immediately. We will respond to such notices, and if deemed necessary, remove the infringing material and/or disable all links to the infringing material.

In the case of a user, who may infringe or repeatedly infringes the copyrights or other intellectual property rights of riddlock or others, we may in our discretion, terminate or deny access and use of our products to that user. In the case of such termination, we will have no obligation to provide a refund of any amounts previously paid to us and shall be under no liability for such acts of infringement by such users against such intellectual property owner.

Service Interruption

We may need to interrupt your access to our products in order to perform maintenance or emergency services on a scheduled or non-scheduled basis.

You agree that your access to our products may be affected by unanticipated or unscheduled downtime, for any reason, and that riddlock shall have no liability for any damages or loss caused as a result such downtime.


We may suspend or terminate the operations of any or all our products and services at any time as part of a general shutdown, with or without cause, with or without notice, effective immediately.

If you wish to terminate your account, you may simply discontinue using our products or delete your account.

The provisions relating to termination, ownership provisions, warranty disclaimers, indemnity and limitations of liability shall survive the termination of this 'Terms Of Use'. We will be under no obligation to provide a refund of any amounts previously paid by you.


Our products and services are provided ‘as-is’, without any representations or warranties, express or implied.

Riddlock and its suppliers, licensors and affiliate companies hereby disclaim all warranties of any kind, express or implied, including, without limitation, the warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose and non-infringement. Neither riddlock nor its suppliers and licensors, make any warranty that our products will be perpetually available or available at all or will be error free or that access thereto will be continuous or uninterrupted.

Further, riddlock or its suppliers and licensors do not warrant that the information contained in our products is complete, true, accurate or non-misleading.

General Representation & Warranty

You agree to indemnify and hold harmless riddlock, its contractors, licensors and their respective directors, officers, employees and agents from and against any and all claims and expenses, including attorneys’ fees, arising out of use or access of our products, including but not limited to violation of present terms. You represent and warrant that:

  1. Your use of our products will be in strict accordance to our privacy-policy, with this 'Terms Of Use' and with all applicable laws and regulations, including without limitation any local laws or regulations in your country, state, city, or other governmental area, regarding online conduct and acceptable content, and including all applicable laws regarding the transmission of technical data exported in the country in which you reside.
  2. Your use of our products will not infringe or misappropriate the intellectual property rights of any third party.

Limitation of Liability

In no event will riddlock, or its suppliers or licensors, be liable with respect to any subject matter of this agreement under any contract, negligence, strict liability or other legal or equitable theory for:

  1. Any special, incidental or consequential damages.
  2. The cost of procurement or substitute products or services.
  3. Interruption of use or loss or corruption of data.
  4. Any amounts that increase the fees paid by you to riddlock.
  5. Any business losses, loss of revenue, income, profits or anticipated savings, loss of contracts or business relationships, loss of reputation or goodwill, or loss or corruption of your data.

Riddlock shall have no liability for any failure or delay due to matters beyond our reasonable control.

Breach of Terms & Conditions

Without prejudice to riddlock's rights under these terms and conditions, in the event of any breach of these 'Terms Of Use' by you in any way, riddlock may take any/all such action as it deems appropriate to deal with the breach, including suspension of your access to our products, prohibiting or blocking you from accessing them and/or bringing court proceedings against you including but not limiting to enforcement of our rights under law and equity alongwith claim of damages and compensation.


We reserve the sole right to modify any part of this 'Terms Of Use', and it is your responsibility to check it periodically for changes. You agree that all modifications to this 'Terms Of Use' will be in full force and effect immediately upon posting them in our products and such modifications will replace any prior version of this 'Terms Of Use'.

Governing Law

This 'Terms Of Use' constitutes the entire agreement between riddlock and you concerning the subject matter hereof, and may only be modified by riddlock posting a revised version.

This 'Terms Of Use' will be governed by the laws of the Republic of India, excluding its conflict of law provisions, and any disputes relating to these terms and conditions will be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of New Delhi, India.

If any part of these terms is held invalid or unenforceable, that part will be construed to reflect the parties’ original intent, and the remaining portions will remain in full force and effect. A waiver by either party of any term or any breach thereof, in any one instance, will not waive such term or condition or any subsequent breach thereof.