CERT.TG Terms and Conditions

Last updated: December 23, 2020

Please read these terms and conditions carefully before using Our Service.

Interpretation and Definitions


The words of which the initial letter is capitalized have meanings defined under the following conditions. The following definitions shall have the same meaning regardless of whether they appear in singular or in plural.


For the purposes of these Terms and Conditions:

Affiliate means an entity that controls, is controlled by or is under common control with a party, where “control” means ownership of 50% or more of the shares, equity interest or other securities entitled to vote for election of directors or other managing authority.

Country refers to: Togo

Company (referred to as either “the Company”, “We”, “Us” or “Our” in this Agreement) refers to CERT.tg, Rue Abdoulaye FADIGA, 07 BP 13215 Lomé – Togo.

Device means any device that can access the Service such as a computer, a cellphone or a digital tablet.

Service refers to the Website.

Terms and Conditions (also referred as “Terms”) mean these Terms and Conditions that form the entire agreement between You and the Company regarding the use of the Service.

Third-party Social Media Service means any services or content (including data, information, products or services) provided by a third-party that may be displayed, included or made available by the Service.

Website refers to CERT.tg, accessible from https://cert.tg/

You means the individual accessing or using the Service, or the company, or other legal entity on behalf of which such individual is accessing or using the Service, as applicable.


These are the Terms and Conditions governing the use of this Service and the agreement that operates between You and the Company. These Terms and Conditions set out the rights and obligations of all users regarding the use of the Service.

Your access to and use of the Service is conditioned on Your acceptance of and compliance with these Terms and Conditions. These Terms and Conditions apply to all visitors, users and others who access or use the Service.

By accessing or using the Service You agree to be bound by these Terms and Conditions. If You disagree with any part of these Terms and Conditions then You may not access the Service.

Your access to and use of the Service is also conditioned on Your acceptance of and compliance with the Privacy Policy of the Company. Our Privacy Policy describes Our policies and procedures on the collection, use and disclosure of Your personal information when You use the Application or the Website and tells You about Your privacy rights and how the law protects You. Please read Our Privacy Policy carefully before using Our Service.

General terms of use

By using the Websites, You indicate that you accept these Terms and Conditions and that You agree to abide by them. If You do not agree to these Terms and Conditions, please refrain from using the Websites.

You agree to use the Websites only for lawful purposes and in a manner that does not infringe the rights of, or restrict or inhibit the use and enjoyment of, the Websites by any third party. Additionally, you must not misuse the Websites by knowingly introducing viruses, trojans, worms, logic bombs or other material which is malicious or technologically harmful. You must not attempt to gain unauthorized access to the Websites, the server(s) on which they are stored, or any server, computer or database connected to the Websites. You must not attack the Websites via a denial-of-service attack or a distributed denial-of-service attack. Any breach of this provision may be reported to the relevant law enforcement authorities and where necessary we will co-operate with those authorities by disclosing your identity to them.

Intellectual Property Rights

Unless otherwise stated, other than the content You own, under these Terms, CERT.tg and/or its licensors own all the intellectual property rights and materials contained in this Website. All intellectual property rights are reserved. You may view and/or print pages from www.cert.tg/ for your own personal use subject to restrictions set in these terms of service.

You are granted limited license only for purposes of viewing and/or printing the material contained on this Website.


You are specifically restricted from all of the following:

  • republishing any Website material in any other media;
  • selling, sublicensing and/or otherwise commercializing any Website material;
  • reproducing, duplicating or copying any material form this Website
  • using this Website in any way that is or may be damaging to this Website;
  • using this Website in any way that impacts user access to this Website;
  • redistributing content (unless content is specifically made for redistribution)
  • using this Website contrary to applicable laws and regulations, or in any way may cause harm to the Website, or to any person or business entity;
  • engaging in any data mining, data harvesting, data extracting or any other similar activity in relation to this Website;

Advisory and guidance content use

The National CERT of the Togolese Republic (CERT.tg) provides advice and assistance on cyber security in support of the OSE companies, non-OSE companies, Government public administration of Togo, other CSIRT, civilians and other organizations, in each case in accordance with the Cybersecurity law “loi n°2018-026 du 07 décembre 2018: Loi sur la Cybersécurité”. Unless otherwise indicated, the advice and guidance material hosted on the Websites is provided and intended for use by this audience, and is published on the Websites in order that the intended recipients can have easy access to the material.


We employ the use of cookies. By using CERT.tg’s website you consent to the use of cookies in accordance with CERT.tg’s privacy policy.

Most of the modern-day interactive web sites use cookies to enable us to retrieve user details for each visit. Cookies are used in some areas of our site to enable the functionality of this area and ease of use for those people visiting. Some of our affiliate / advertising partners may also use cookies.


The National CERT.tg encourages users to establish hypertext links to the Websites, however we don’t give you permission to suggest that your website is associated with, or endorsed by, the CERT.tg.

Where the Websites contain links to other websites then these links are provided for your information only. Unless explicitly stated, linking should not be taken as endorsement of any kind. We have no control over the contents of those sites or resources, and accept no responsibility for them or for any loss or damage that may arise from your use of them. Where third parties reproduce our information on websites or applications, those websites or applications may use versions of our information that has been edited or cached. The most up-to-date version of our information will always be that available on the Websites. We don’t provide any guarantees, conditions or warranties as to the accuracy of any such third-party products and do not accept liability for loss or damage incurred by users of such third-party products under any circumstances.

No use of CERT.tg’s logo or other artwork will be allowed for linking absent a trademark license agreement.

Privacy statement

We collect and process information about You in accordance with our Privacy Policy and our Cookie Policy. By using the Websites, You agree to us collecting such information and confirm that any data provided by You is accurate.

The privacy statement only covers the Websites and does not cover links within the Websites to other websites not operated by or on behalf of CERT.tg.

Your Privacy

Please read our Privacy Policy.

Your Content must be your own and must not be invading any third-party’s rights. CERT.tg reserves the right to remove any of Your Content from this Website at any time without notice.

No warranties

This Website is provided “as is,” with all faults, and CERT.tg express no representations or warranties, of any kind related to this Website or the materials contained on this Website.

Malware Protection

Whilst we check and test material at all stages of production, you must take your own precautions to ensure that the processes which you employ for accessing the Websites do not expose you to the risk of malwares, malicious computer code or other forms of interference which may damage your own computer system. It is always wise for you to run an antivirus program on all material downloaded from the Internet and browse using VPN. We cannot accept any responsibility for any loss, disruption or damage to your data or your computer system which may occur whilst using material derived from the Websites.

Limitation of liability

In no event shall CERT.tg, nor any of its officers, directors and employees, shall be held liable for anything arising out of or in any way connected with your use of this Website whether such liability is under contract. CERT.tg, including its officers, directors and employees shall not be held liable for any indirect, consequential or special liability arising out of or in any way related to your use of this Website.


You hereby indemnify to the fullest extent CERT.tg from and against any and/or all liabilities, costs, demands, causes of action, damages and expenses arising in any way related to your breach of any of the provisions of these Terms.


If any provision of these Terms is held to be unenforceable or invalid under any applicable law, such provision will be changed and interpreted to accomplish the objectives of such provision to the greatest extent possible under applicable law and the remaining provisions will continue in full force and effect.


Except as provided herein, the failure to exercise a right or to require performance of an obligation under this Terms shall not affect a party’s ability to exercise such right or require such performance at any time thereafter nor shall be the waiver of a breach constitute a waiver of any subsequent breach.

Variation of Terms

CERT.tg is permitted to revise these Terms at any time as it sees fit, and by using this Website you are expected to review these Terms on a regular basis.


The CERT.tg is allowed to assign, transfer, and subcontract its rights and/or obligations under these Terms without any notification. However, you are not allowed to assign, transfer, or subcontract any of your rights and/or obligations under these Terms.

Entire Agreement

These Terms constitute the entire agreement between CERT.tg and you in relation to your use of this Website, and supersede all prior agreements and understandings.

Governing Law & Jurisdiction

These Terms will be governed by and interpreted in accordance with the laws of the Republique of Togo, and You submit to the non-exclusive jurisdiction of the state and federal courts located in Lomé (Togo) for the resolution of any disputes.

Disputes Resolution

If You have any concern or dispute about the Service, You agree to first try to resolve the dispute informally by contacting the Company.

Translation Interpretation

These Terms and Conditions may have been translated if We have made them available to You on our Service. You agree that the original French text shall prevail in the case of a dispute.

Revision to these terms

We reserve the right, at Our sole discretion, to modify or replace these Terms at any time without notice. What constitutes a material change will be determined at Our sole discretion.

It is Your (the viewer’s) responsibility to check periodically for any changes We may make to these terms and conditions.

By continuing to access or use Our Service after those revisions become effective, You agree to be bound by the revised terms.

This page was last updated on December 23, 2020.