Customers of the Open Telekom Cloud have the option to test the security of their services and in this setting, to carry out security tests on the customer's instances/resources on the Open Telekom Cloud in compliance with this policy.
Prohibited security tests are any security tests not expressly permitted in this policy. Security tests requiring approval are allowed, provided they have been approved by Telekom prior to the security test being performed. This guideline is conclusive.
Even if executed properly, security tests can result in damage and/or data loss. In this respect, security tests shall be carried out by the customer independently.