US Patent No: 5,815,665

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System and method for providing trusted brokering services over a distributed network

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An Online Brokering Service provides user authentication and billing services to allow users to anonymously and securely purchase online services from Service Providers (SP) sites (e.g., World Wide Web sites) over a distributed public network, which may be an untrusted public network such as the Internet. Users and SP sites initially register with the Brokering Service, and are provided with respective client and server software components for using the Brokering Service. In one embodiment, when a user initially connects to an SP site, the SP site transmits a challenge message over the public network to the user computer, and the user computer generates and returns and cryptographic response message (preferably generated using a password of the user). The SP site then passes the response message to the Brokering Service, which in-turn looks up the user's password and authenticates the response message. If the response message is authentic, the Online Brokering Service transmits an anonymous ID to the SP site, which can be used for subsequently billing the user. In addition, the Online Brokering Service transmits user-specific access rights data to the SP site, allowing the SP site to customize its services for the particular user. Billing events generated by the SP sites are transmitted to the Brokering Service, which maintains a user-viewable bill that shows all charges from all SP sites accessed by the user. Advantageously, the payment information (e.g., credit card number) and other personal information of users are not exposed to the SP sites, and are not transmitted over the distributed network.

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MICROSOFT CORPORATIONREDMOND, WA28836

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Balaz, Rudolph Redmond, WA 84 938
Chao, Lucy Bellevue, WA 9 696
Contorer, Aaron M Kirkland, WA 15 1311
Koneru, Sudheer Redmond, WA 4 821
Mangione, Gordon Redmond, WA 1 654
Teper, Jeffrey A Redmond, WA 1 654

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WEBMD, LLC (7)
8,712,792 Personalized health communication system 0 2003
8,612,245 Personalized health history system with accommodation for consumer health terminology 0 2003
8,775,197 Personalized health history system with accommodation for consumer health terminology 0 2005
8,296,162 Systems, devices, and methods for providing healthcare information 1 2006
8,380,530 Personalized health records with associative relationships 0 2008
8,756,077 Personalized health records with associative relationships 0 2013
8,694,336 Systems, devices, and methods for providing healthcare information 0 2013
 
VISA INTERNATIONAL SERVICE ASSOCIATION (6)
7,827,115 Online payer authentication service 25 2001
8,271,395 Online account authentication service 7 2002
7,707,120 Mobile account authentication service 23 2003
8,019,691 Profile and identity authentication service 7 2003
8,762,283 Multiple party benefit from an online authentication service 0 2004
7,991,701 Online payer authentication service 4 2010
 
SERMO, INC. (5)
8,239,240 Method and apparatus for conducting an information brokering service 0 2006
8,160,915 Method and apparatus for conducting an information brokering service 0 2006
8,019,637 Method and apparatus for conducting an information brokering service 0 2006
8,019,639 Method and apparatus for conducting an online information service 1 2006
8,626,561 Method and apparatus for conducting an information brokering service 0 2011
 
SIMPLEXITY, LLC C/O VERSA CAPITAL MANAGEMENT, INC. (5)
7,729,944 System and methods for buying and selling telecommunication services via a network 1 1999
7,076,447 Systems and methods for aggregating buyers for the purchase of telecommunication services via a network 53 1999
7,797,193 Systems and methods for distributing telecommunication services via a network 2 1999
7,493,105 Certification and activation of used phones on a wireless carrier network 0 2003
8,060,409 Certification and activation of used phones purchased through an online auction 0 2007
 
ACCENTURE GLOBAL SERVICES LIMITED (4)
6,836,803 Operations architecture to implement a local service activation management system 14 1999
6,813,278 Process for submitting and handling a service request in a local service management system 47 1999
6,732,167 Service request processing in a local service activation management environment 29 1999
6,625,651 On-line transaction control during activation of local telecommunication service 68 1999
 
EMC CORPORATION (4)
7,660,902 Dynamic file access control and management 114 2001
7,487,535 Authentication on demand in a distributed network environment 13 2002
7,562,222 System and method for authenticating entities to users 105 2005
7,707,416 Authentication cache and authentication on demand in a distributed network environment 1 2008
 
INTERTAINER, INC. (4)
7,870,592 Method for interactive video content programming 24 2001
6,925,469 Digital entertainment service platform 27 2001
8,468,099 Digital entertainment service platform 0 2009
8,479,246 System and method for interactive video content programming 0 2012
 
InterTrust Technologies Corp. (4)
8,751,793 Trusted infrastructure support systems, methods and techniques for secure electronic commerce transaction and rights management 0 2003
8,185,473 Trusted infrastructure support systems, methods and techniques for secure electronic commerce, electronic transactions, commerce process control and automation, distributed computing, and rights management 17 2006
8,190,528 Trusted infrastructure support systems, methods and techniques for secure electronic commerce, electronic transactions, and rights management 15 2010
8,590,056 Trusted infrastructure support systems, methods and techniques for secure electronic commerce electronic transactions and rights management 0 2010
 
MYMAIL, LTD. (4)
8,732,318 Method of connecting a user to a network 0 2003
8,516,132 Method of accessing a selected network 1 2003
8,275,863 Method of modifying a toolbar 3 2003
7,975,056 Method for providing a network address 4 2003
 
NET-EXPRESS, LTD. (4)
7,631,032 Personalized internet interaction by adapting a page format to a user record 12 1999
7,596,609 WWW addressing 27 1999
8,661,094 WWW addressing 0 2008
8,464,159 Personalized internet interaction 0 2009
 
SONY CORPORATION (4)
7,124,172 Method for providing anonymous browsing by transferring a request from a server to a relaying apparatus in response to the request generated at a client computer 0 2000
6,978,296 Method for registering a terminal with an internet service provider 2 2001
7,512,087 Communication system, apparatus and methods employing multiple communication networks 3 2001
7,047,559 Information processing apparatus and method, recording medium, and service providing system 2 2001
 
SOUND VIEW INNOVATIONS, LLC (4)
6,446,108 Method for wide area network service location 42 1998
6,434,619 Internet-enabled service management system and method 108 1998
6,732,181 Internet-enabled service management and authorization system and method 28 2002
7,366,786 Internet-enabled service management and authorization system and method 2 2004
 
TUXIS TECHNOLOGIES LLC (4)
8,712,857 Methods and apparatus for intelligent selection of goods and services in mobile commerce 0 2003
8,769,567 Methods, media, and apparatus for intelligent selection of items encoded onto portable machine-readable entertainment media 0 2007
8,793,165 Method, program storage device, and apparatus for offering a user a plurality of scenarios under which to conduct a primary transaction 0 2011
8,800,861 Methods and apparatus for intelligent selection of goods and services offered to conferees 0 2012
 
ASOID NETWORK FACILITY, LLC (3)
6,058,379 Real-time network exchange with seller specified exchange parameters and interactive seller participation 517 1997
7,672,892 Real time network exchange with seller specified exchange parameters and interactive seller participation 9 2000
8,583,535 Operation of auctions over computer networks 0 2006
 
C-SAM, INC. (3)
7,308,426 System and methods for servicing electronic transactions 36 1999
8,527,380 System and methods for servicing electronic transactions 0 2002
8,429,046 System and methods for servicing electronic transactions 1 2007
 
CBS INTERACTIVE INC. (3)
6,535,880 Automated on-line commerce method and apparatus utilizing a shopping server verifying product information on product selection 79 2000
6,725,222 Automated on-line commerce method and apparatus utilizing shopping servers which update product information on product selection 34 2003
7,082,426 Content aggregation method and apparatus for an on-line product catalog 84 2003
 
DURHAM LOGISTICS, LLC (3)
7,849,173 System for on-demand access to local area networks 13 2002
7,849,177 System for on-demand access to local area networks 10 2006
8,521,859 System for on-demand access to local area networks 0 2010
 
E-LYNXX CORPORATION (3)
7,451,106 System and method for competitive pricing and procurement of customized goods and services 42 1999
7,788,143 System and method for competitive pricing and procurement of customized goods and services 1 2008
8,209,227 System and method for competitive pricing and procurement of customized goods and services 0 2010
 
EBAY INC. (3)
7,373,312 Method and apparatus for facilitating user registration in an on-line auction environment 4 2000
7,831,482 Method and apparatus for facilitating user registration in an on-line auction environment 0 2008
8,078,501 Method and apparatus for facilitating user registration in an on-line auction environment 0 2010
 
ENFOTRUST NETWORKS, INC. (3)
8,028,039 System and method for communicating data between wireless mobile hand-held computer and a back-end computer system 0 2005
7,861,281 System and method for facilitating the transfer of information relating to quality of an organization 0 2005
7,708,202 System and method for facilitating sales utilizing customer relationship management technology 4 2005
 
EVOLUTIONARY INTELLIGENCE, LLC (3)
7,010,536 System and method for creating and manipulating information containers with dynamic registers 7 1999
7,702,682 System and method for creating and manipulating information containers with dynamic registers 1 2005
7,873,682 System and method for creating and manipulating information containers with dynamic registers 0 2010
 
iPrivacy, LLC (3)
7,277,961 Method and system for obscuring user access patterns using a buffer memory 4 2000
7,996,288 Method and system for processing recurrent consumer transactions 11 2000
7,536,360 Electronic purchase of goods over a communications network including physical delivery while securing private and personal information of the purchasing party 25 2006
 
JADLOW COMMUNICATIONS, L.C. (3)
8,385,912 Digital media distribution system 0 2006
7,778,636 Mobile advertising systems and methods 2 2006
8,843,947 Digital media distribution system and method 0 2012
 
MCAFEE, INC. (3)
7,917,444 Secure single-use transaction numbers 2 2002
8,744,938 Secure single-use transaction numbers 0 2007
7,822,666 Secure single-use transaction numbers 2 2007
 
MIMOSA SYSTEMS, INC. (3)
8,275,749 Enterprise server version migration through identity preservation 3 2006
8,812,433 Dynamic bulk-to-brick transformation of data 0 2006
8,799,206 Dynamic bulk-to-brick transformation of data 0 2006
 
Reflexis Systems, Inc. (3)
8,694,352 System and method for providing handheld field force data gathering automation in a big box retail environment 0 2008
8,474,010 System and method for facilitating the transfer of information relating to quality of an organization 0 2010
8,135,611 System and method for managing asset installation and evaluation 0 2011
 
SUN MICROSYSTEMS, INC. (3)
7,620,980 Secure data broker 7 1999
7,653,679 Systems and methods for multi-stage message brokering 4 2002
7,610,390 Distributed network identity 20 2002
 
TELEFONAKTIEBOLAGET LM ERICSSON (PUBL) (3)
7,409,704 System and method for local policy enforcement for internet service providers 5 1999
7,184,415 Service access system and method in a telecommunications network 38 2001
7,151,753 System and method for establishing a conference call 23 2002
 
WEBMD, INC. (3)
7,519,905 Automatic formatting and validating of text for a markup language graphical user interface 1 2003
7,725,331 System and method for implementing a global master patient index 9 2003
7,877,492 System and method for delegating a user authentication process for a networked application to an authentication agent 2 2004
 
WHITELIGHT TECHNOLOGY, LLC (3)
7,194,442 System and method for automated, iterative development negotiations 62 2000
7,162,458 System and method for process mining 32 2000
7,149,724 System and method for an automated system of record 38 2000
 
XEROX CORPORATION (3)
6,636,899 Architecture for software for remote maintenance of a machine such as a copier 25 1998
7,458,083 Architecture for software for interactively communicate with a machine and remotely maintenance the machine 0 2003
6,959,442 Architecture for software for remote maintenance of a machine such as a copier 1 2003
 
ZVELO, INC. (3)
8,266,304 Managed services platform 0 2005
8,572,267 Managed services platform 0 2006
8,180,909 Managed services platform 0 2007
 
ACCENT.COM, INC. (2)
7,685,067 Computer-assisted funds transfer system 30 1999
7,194,437 Computer-based funds transfer system 88 1999
 
APPLE INC. (2)
6,446,128 Site access via intervening control layer 29 1997
7,334,037 Systems and methods for site access 2 2002
 
AVAYA INC. (2)
6,542,583 Caller identification verification system 75 1997
6,256,671 Method and apparatus for providing network access control using a domain name system 131 1998
 
BLACKBERRY LIMITED (2)
8,099,082 System and method wireless messaging in a wireless communication system 0 2005
8,380,173 System and method for wireless messaging in a wireless communication system 0 2011
 
CHECKFREE SERVICES CORPORATION (2)
7,302,411 Electronic Billing with required viewing of supplemental information 14 2001
7,953,660 Method and system for payment processing 2 2001
 
Clickshare Service Corp. (2)
7,324,972 Managing transactions on a network: four or more parties 56 2000
8,606,719 System for management of alternatively priced transactions on network 0 2008
 
DORMARKE ASSETS LIMITED LIABILITY COMPANY (2)
8,504,704 Distributed contact information management 0 2005
8,117,649 Distributed hierarchical identity management 0 2010
 
E.PIPHANY, INC. (2)
7,035,825 Managing relationships of parties interacting on a network 15 2000
6,697,865 Managing relationships of parties interacting on a network 31 2000
 
FUJITSU LIMITED (2)
6,154,529 Method for providing information by calling from information provider, and service server for implementing the same 1 1997
6,941,363 Transaction management system and program for configuring online shopping system 7 2001
 
GLOBAL SESSION HOLDINGS SRL (2)
6,076,108 System and method for maintaining a state for a user session using a web system having a global session server 194 1998
6,480,894 System and method for maintaining a state for a user session using a web system 85 2000
 
GOOGLE INC. (2)
7,194,515 Method and system for selectively blocking delivery of bulk electronic mail 21 2003
7,290,278 Identity based service system 19 2003
 
HEALTH DISCOVERY CORPORATION (2)
7,797,257 System for providing data analysis services using a support vector machine for processing data received from a remote source 5 2007
8,275,723 System for providing data analysis services using a support vector machine for processing data received from a remote source 1 2010
 
INTELLECTUAL VENTURES I LLC (2)
7,028,033 Method and apparatus for simplified access to online services 6 2001
7,711,748 Method and apparatus for simplified access to online services 4 2006
 
KDL SCAN DESIGNS LLC (2)
6,085,249 Method and apparatuses for transferring data for multiple applications through a single communication link in response to authentication information 71 1997
RE41210 Method and apparatuses for transferring data for multiple applications through a single communication link in response to authentication information 0 2006
 
MEDIA PATENTS, S.L. (2)
8,645,277 Process for the on-line sale of a software product 0 2010
8,645,278 Process for the on-line sale of a software product 0 2010
 
MORE MAGIC HOLDINGS, INC. (2)
6,343,323 Resource retrieval over a source network determined by checking a header of the requested resource for access restrictions 46 1998
6,578,075 Methods and arrangements for distributing services and/or programs in a network environment 52 1999
 
NOKIA CORPORATION (2)
6,915,272 System and method of secure payment and delivery of goods and services 50 2000
7,340,438 Method and apparatus for managing and enforcing user privacy 60 2001
 
Oracle America, Inc. (2)
8,037,194 Distributed network identity 1 2007
7,849,204 Distributed network identity 6 2007
 
ORACLE INTERNATIONAL CORPORATION (2)
7,404,203 Distributed capability-based authorization architecture 12 2003
8,037,004 Computer-implemented methods and systems for identifying and reporting deviations from standards and policies for contracts, agreements and other business documents 2 2007
 
PAYPAL INTERNATIONAL LIMITED (2)
6,295,522 Stored-value card value acquisition method and apparatus 200 1997
8,301,510 Electronic commerce for system registered consumers 4 2009
 
PRISM RESOURCES (2)
8,127,345 Method and system for managing access to protected computer resources provided via an internet protocol network 3 2007
8,387,155 System for managing access to protected computer resources 1 2010
 
PURPLE LEAF, LLC (2)
8,527,407 Process and device for conducting electronic transactions using wireless and cellular devices 0 2011
8,744,963 Method for transferring an amount to be paid 0 2012
 
REALTICK LLC (2)
7,725,622 Data distribution system and method 0 2006
7,752,123 Order management system and method for electronic securities trading 11 2007
 
SEAGATE TECHNOLOGY LLC (2)
7,925,894 System and method for delivering versatile security, digital rights management, and privacy services 5 2004
8,429,724 Versatile access control system 0 2006
 
Storage Technology Corporation (2)
6,084,874 Temporary data transfer connections 13 1998
6,771,638 System and method for temporary data transfer 1 2000
 
STRAIGHT PATH IP GROUP, INC. (2)
7,149,208 Method and apparatus for providing caller identification based responses in a computer telephony environment 46 1996
6,226,678 Method and apparatus for dynamically defining data communication utilities 107 1996
 
SYMANTEC CORPORATION (2)
8,478,998 Authenticated communication using a shared unpredictable secret 0 2006
8,522,050 Systems and methods for securing information in an electronic file 0 2010
 
UNITED STATES POSTAL SERVICE (2)
8,356,187 Methods and systems for providing a secure electronic mailbox 2 2009
8,769,632 Methods and systems for providing a secure electronic mailbox 0 2012
 
VERTICALONE CORPORATION (2)
7,765,279 System and method for scheduling harvesting of personal information 6 1999
7,552,190 System and method for automated electronic notification and transaction execution 10 1999
 
8324450 CANADA INC. (1)
8,302,163 System and method for secure communication 0 2010
 
ALCATEL LUCENT (1)
8,270,951 Rule-based system and method for managing the provisioning of user applications on limited-resource and/or wireless devices 1 2007
 
Alere Health Systems, Inc. (1)
7,526,485 Privacy and security method and system for a world-wide-web site 23 2005
 
Allset, Incorporated (1)
6,330,610 Multi-stage data filtering system employing multiple filtering criteria 59 1997
 
ALTEA TECHNOLOGIES, INC. (1)
7,140,036 Centralized identity authentication for electronic communication networks 32 2001
 
AMDOCS QPASS INC. (1)
6,473,740 Electronic commerce using a transaction network 108 1998
 
AMERICAN FREEWAY, INC. D/B/A SMARTSHOP.COM (1)
6,714,933 Content aggregation method and apparatus for on-line purchasing system 28 2002
 
ANDERSEN CONSULTING LLP (1)
6,961,778 Management interface between a core telecommunication system and a local service provider 6 2002
 
ANTONOPOULOS LIMITED LIABILITY COMPANY (1)
6,879,965 Method, system and computer readable medium for web site account and e-commerce management from a central location 96 2001
 
AOL INC. (1)
8,484,333 Single universal authentication system for internet services 0 2001
 
ARRIS ENTERPRISES, INC. (1)
7,058,816 Apparatus and method for content entry management 9 2002
 
ASCOM TIMEPLEX TRADING A.G., A CORP. OF SWITZERLAND (1)
6,272,523 Distributed networking using logical processes 70 1996
 
ASSA ABLOY AB (1)
7,131,574 Optical memory card based e-commerce business method 41 2000
 
Atolaire Limited (1)
7,346,577 Third-party billing system and method 13 2000
 
B2I TECHNOLOGIES, INC. (1)
8,010,542 Apparatus and method for building conjoined computer systems 0 2004
 
BELL & HOWELL MAIL PROCESSING SYSTEMS COMPANY (1)
6,701,315 Systems, methods, and computer program products for delivering information in a preferred medium 56 2000
 
BELLSOUTH INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY CORPORATION (1)
5,970,477 Method and system for allocating costs in a distributed computing network 173 1996
 
BESPOKE INNOVATIONS SARL (1)
8,302,170 Method for enhancing network application security 0 2009
 
BRITISH TELECOMMUNICATIONS PUBLIC LIMITED COMPANY (1)
6,578,079 Communications node for providing network based information service 24 1998
 
CANON KABUSHIKI KAISHA (1)
7,277,124 Image sensing apparatus, information processing apparatus, control method for these apparatuses, image processing apparatus and method, and image processing system 1 2002
 
CASIO COMPUTER CO., LTD. (1)
7,174,391 Method for responding to site access 0 2001
 
CHRIMAR SYSTEMS, INC. (1)
8,155,012 System and method for adapting a piece of terminal equipment 2 2008
 
CITICORP (1)
6,023,682 Method and apparatus for credit card purchase authorization utilizing a comparison of a purchase token with test information 67 1997
 
CITICORP DEVELOPMENT CENTER, INC. (1)
7,200,578 Method and system for anonymizing purchase data 52 1998
 
COMPUWARE CORPORATION (1)
7,509,672 Cross-platform single sign-on data sharing 13 2004
 
CONTENTGUARD HOLDINGS, INC. (1)
7,603,319 Method and apparatus for preserving customer identity in on-line transactions 1 2003
 
CRANBERRY PROPERTIES, LLC (1)
6,487,667 System for remote pass-phrase authentication 19 2000
 
Credigy Technologies, Inc. (1)
8,560,456 System and method for an anonymous exchange of private data 0 2005
 
CRS LLC (1)
6,401,077 Method and system for providing additional behavior through a web page 89 1999
 
Dormarke Assets Limited Liability (1)
8,527,752 Graduated authentication in an identity management system 1 2005
 
EBS SERVICE COMPANY LIMITED (1)
7,333,952 Compound order handling in an anonymous trading system 11 2000
 
ELECTRONIC BROKING SERVICES LIMITED, ENGLISH LIMITED COMPANY (1)
7,024,386 Credit handling in an anonymous trading system 37 2000
 
ENFO TRUST NETWORKS, INC. (1)
7,957,990 System and method for managing asset installation and evaluation 0 2005
 
FLEET NATIONAL BANK (1)
7,233,992 Computerized method and system for managing the exchange and distribution of confidential documents 18 2000
 
FRANCE TELECOM (1)
7,840,813 Method and system with authentication, revocable anonymity and non-repudiation 10 2003
 
GXS, INC. (1)
6,519,642 System and method for creating, executing and maintaining cross-enterprise processes 17 1998
 
HITACHI, LTD. (1)
7,596,703 Hidden data backup and retrieval for a secure device 2 2003
 
HONG KONG APPLIED SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY RESEARCH INSTITUTE CO., LTD. (1)
8,813,206 Anonymous personal content access with content bridge 0 2012
 
Howard Berlin (1)
5,915,093 Computer network debit disk used for prepayment to transfer information from a central computer 97 1997
 
INTELLECTUAL VENTURES II LLC (1)
6,115,737 System and method for accessing customer contact services over a network 141 1996
 
INTERQ CO., LTD. (1)
6,711,551 Information provider, terminal and system and recording medium for the terminal 2 1998
 
Javien Digital Payment Solutions, Inc. (1)
7,627,526 Third-party billing system and method 3 2007
 
KABUSHIKI KAISHA TOSHIBA (1)
6,457,040 Method and system for a distributed network computing system for providing application services 20 1999
 
KNAPP INVESTMENT COMPANY LIMITED (1)
7,548,888 Digital computer system and methods for implementing a financial transaction 1 2000
 
KOREA TELECOM (1)
6,173,407 Method of authenticating and charging a client using a web infoshop service system 40 1998
 
Making Everlasting Memories, LLC (1)
8,522,155 System and method for a multimedia timeline 0 2008
 
MALTEC, LLC (1)
7,366,690 Architecture for anonymous trading system 13 2000
 
MEDIA PATENTS (1)
7,747,466 Methods for distributions of digital files 13 2008
 
MOLDFLOW NETHERLANDS LIMITED (1)
7,032,113 Network enabled application software system and method 24 2001
 
NET2PHONE, INC. (1)
7,216,348 Method and apparatus for dynamically balancing call flow workloads in a telecommunications system 26 2000
 
NOVELL, INC. (1)
7,735,122 Credential mapping 6 2003
 
ORDER INN, INC. (1)
8,281,899 Methods and apparatus for generating food brokering menus 0 2005
 
PARAGON TRADE BRANDS, INC. (1)
7,266,839 System and method for providing discriminated content to network users 18 2001
 
PERSONALPATH SYSTEMS, INC. (1)
8,296,341 Privacy and security method and system for a world-wide-web site 0 2009
 
PHILIPS ELECTRONICS NORTH AMERICA CORPORATION (1)
6,023,510 Method of secure anonymous query by electronic messages transported via a public network and method of response 86 1997
 
PRISM TECHNOLOGIES LLC (1)
8,661,512 Method for managing access to protected computer resources 0 2013
 
PRIVACY SHIELD LLC (1)
7,540,015 System, method and apparatus for establishing privacy in internet transactions and communications 7 2001
 
REDKNEE INC. (1)
6,970,901 Device and method for swapping out a part of a service logic program 1 1998
 
ROUND ROCK RESEARCH, LLC (1)
6,327,707 Method, programmed medium and system for customizing pre-loaded software 22 1999
 
RPX CORPORATION (1)
6,157,924 Systems, methods, and computer program products for delivering information in a preferred medium 210 1997
 
Safepay Australia Pty Limited (1)
7,581,257 System for handling network transactions 7 2000
 
SIEBEL SYSTEMS, INC. (1)
8,751,328 Methods and apparatuses for providing provisioned access control for hosted tailored vertical applications 0 2004
 
SIEMENS AKTIENGESELLSCHAFT (1)
7,739,161 Method for using internet access networks through mobile internet-compatible mobile communication terminals 0 1999
 
SKYPE LIMITED (1)
8,667,136 Communication system 0 2007
 
Sprint Communications Company L.P. (1)
7,281,263 System and method for managing security access for users to network systems 11 2001
 
TERADATA US, INC. (1)
6,886,037 Channel director for cross-channel customer interactions 6 2000
 
THOMSON LICENSING (1)
7,805,607 Method for the anonymous authentication of a data transmitter 2 2003
 
THOMSON REUTERS GLOBAL RESOURCES (1)
7,941,431 Electronic document repository management and access system 6 2006
 
UNISYS CORPORATION (1)
7,031,963 Green ice printout sorting and delivery program 1 1998
 
VALISTA, INC. (1)
6,829,595 MicroTrac internet billing solutions 14 1998
 
Verizion Business Global LLC (1)
7,447,736 Customer interface system for managing communications services including toll free services 1 2004
 
VERSATA DEVELOPMENT GROUP, INC. (1)
7,908,200 Method and apparatus for efficiently generating electronic requests for quote 4 2002
 
WALKER DIGITAL, LLC (1)
8,260,670 Multi-tier pricing of individual products based on volume discounts 0 2009
 
WebMD Health (1)
7,305,475 System and method for enabling a client application to operate offline from a server 28 2003
 
Wisor Telecom Corporation (1)
7,003,473 Fully integrated service manager with automatic flow-through interconnection 7 2000
 
XANBOO INC. (1)
7,032,002 Service broker for processing data from a data network 18 2000
 
YAHOO! INC. (1)
8,214,390 Binary interest vector for better audience targeting 0 2009
 
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6,732,141 Commercial distributed processing by personal computers over the internet 45 1997
7,634,529 Personal and server computers having microchips with multiple processing units and internal firewalls 19 1998
6,725,250 Global network computers 38 1998
6,470,318 Computer-implemented trademark brokerage network 6 1999
7,024,449 Global network computers 27 1999
7,308,429 Electronic withdrawal authorization store and forward for cash and credit accounts 18 2000
8,510,219 Billing management package for internet access and web page utilization 0 2000
6,938,022 Method and apparatus for facilitating an anonymous information system and anonymous service transactions 52 2000
7,035,906 Global network computers 26 2000
7,797,276 Integrated database data editing system 8 2000
6,957,199 Method, system and service for conducting authenticated business transactions 105 2001
7,606,854 Internal hardware firewalls for microchips 22 2001
7,506,020 Global network computers 37 2001
7,747,523 Internet-based financial vehicles 5 2001
8,849,242 System and method for charging for directed provisioning of user applications on limited-resource devices 0 2002
7,246,046 Computer-implemented trademark brokerage network 4 2002
7,814,233 Computer and microprocessor control units that are inaccessible from the internet 18 2003
7,805,756 Microchips with inner firewalls, faraday cages, and/or photovoltaic cells 21 2004
7,926,097 Computer or microchip protected from the internet by internal hardware 14 2005
8,225,003 Computers and microchips with a portion protected by an internal hardware firewall 1 2006
7,908,650 Computer or microchip protected from the internet by internal hardware 14 2006
8,661,520 Systems and methods for identification and authentication of a user 0 2006
8,849,716 System and method for preventing identity theft or misuse by restricting access 0 2007
8,332,924 Microchips with multiple internal hardware-based firewalls and dies 4 2008
8,209,373 Computers or microchips with a hardware side protected by a primary internal hardware firewall and an unprotected hardware side connected to a network, and with multiple internal hardware compartments protected by multiple secondary inner hardware firewalls 9 2009
8,291,485 Computers and microchips with a faraday cage, a side protected by an internal hardware firewall and an unprotected side connected to the internet for network operations, and with internal hardware compartments 10 2010
8,561,164 Computers and microchips with a side protected by an internal hardware firewall and an unprotected side connected to a network 0 2010
8,739,195 Microchips with an internal hardware firewall protected portion and a network portion with microprocessors which execute shared processing operations with the network 0 2011
8,726,303 Microchips with an internal hardware firewall that by its location leaves unprotected microprocessors or processing units which performs processing with a network 0 2011
8,516,033 Computers or microchips with a hardware side protected by a primary internal hardware firewall leaving an unprotected hardware side connected to a network, and with multiple internal hardware compartments protected by multiple secondary interior hardware firewalls 0 2011
8,229,855 Method and system for facilitating payment transactions using access devices 0 2011
8,732,230 Computers and microchips with a side protected by an internal hardware firewall and an unprotected side connected to a network 0 2011
8,312,529 Global network computers 10 2011
8,670,246 Computers including an undiced semiconductor wafer with Faraday Cages and internal flexibility sipes 1 2012
8,677,026 Computers and microchips with a portion protected by an internal hardware firewalls 0 2012
8,555,370 Microchips with an internal hardware firewall 0 2012
8,627,444 Computers and microchips with a faraday cage, with a side protected by an internal hardware firewall and unprotected side connected to the internet for network operations, and with internal hardware compartments 1 2012
8,848,368 Computer with at least one faraday cage and internal flexibility sipes 0 2013