When an Internet Service Provider punishes a heavy user of its service. FUP stands for Fair Usage Policy and is becoming a common term of service provision amongst ISPs in the UK as a means of keeping download bandwidth low and thus the ISP's profit margin high. Typically, this tactic is employed by ISPs against heavy downloaders, such as those who use peer-to-peer clients like Bit Torrent or eDonkey networks.
Last week I maxed out my bandwidth every day, and today I got fuped!
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