Methods for matching, selecting, narrowcasting, and/or classifying based on rights management and/or other information

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United States of America Patent

PATENT NO 7092914
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09498369

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Rights management information is used at least in part in a matching, narrowcasting, classifying and/or selecting process. A matching and classification utility system comprising a kind of Commerce Utility System is used to perform the matching, narrowcasting, classifying and/or selecting. The matching and classification utility system may match, narrowcast, classify and/or select people and/or things, non-limiting examples of which include software objects. The Matching and Classification Utility system may use any pre-existing classification schemes, including at least some rights management information and/or other qualitative and/or parameter data indicating and/or defining classes, classification systems, class hierarchies, category schemes, class assignments, category assignments, and/or class membership. The Matching and Classification Utility may also use at least some rights management information together with any artificial intelligence, expert system, statistical, computational, manual, or any other means to define new classes, class hierarchies, classification systems, category schemes, and/or assign persons, things, and/or groups of persons and/or things to at least one class.

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INTERTRUST TECHNOLOGIES CORPORATIONSUNNYVALE, CA283

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Inventor Name Address # of filed Patents Total Citations
Shear, Victor H Bethesda, MD 147 22790
Van, Wie David M Sunnyvale, CA 145 21324
Weber, Robert P Menlo Park, CA 70 7665

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* 5418713 Apparatus and method for an on demand data delivery system for the preview, selection, retrieval and reproduction at a remote location of previously recorded or programmed materials 637 1993
 
INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS MACHINES CORPORATION (36)
4328544 Electronic point-of-sale system using direct-access storage 85 1980
4562305 Software cryptographic apparatus and method 60 1982
4577289 Hardware key-on-disk system for copy-protecting magnetic storage media 214 1983
4644493 Implementing a shared higher level of privilege on personal computers for copy protection of software 206 1984
4780821 Method for multiple programs management within a network having a server computer and a plurality of remote computers 309 1986
4817140 Software protection system using a single-key cryptosystem, a hardware-based authorization system and a secure coprocessor 383 1986
5146575 Implementing privilege on microprocessor systems for use in software asset protection 125 1986
4903296 Implementing a shared higher level of privilege on personal computers for copy protection of software 116 1986
4757534 Code protection using cryptography 263 1987
4930073 Method to prevent use of incorrect program version in a computer system 159 1987
4866769 Hardware assist for protecting PC software 256 1987
4953209 Self-verifying receipt and acceptance system for electronically delivered data objects 289 1988
4941175 Tamper-resistant method for authorizing access to data between a host and a predetermined number of attached workstations 85 1989
5027397 Data protection by detection of intrusion into electronic assemblies 87 1989
5109413 Manipulating rights-to-execute in connection with a software copy protection mechanism 290 1989
5201047 Attribute-based classification and retrieval system 184 1989
5263157 Method and system for providing user access control within a distributed data processing system by the exchange of access control profiles 407 1990
5263158 Method and system for variable authority level user access control in a distributed data processing system having multiple resource manager 268 1990
5263165 System for providing user access control within a distributed data processing system having multiple resource managers 170 1990
5119493 System for recording at least one selected activity from a selected resource object within a distributed data processing system 76 1990
5032979 Distributed security auditing subsystem for an operating system 374 1990
5287407 Computer software protection 180 1991
5367621 Data processing method to provide a generalized link from a reference point in an on-line book to an arbitrary multimedia object which can be dynamically updated 265 1991
5164988 Method to establish and enforce a network cryptographic security policy in a public key cryptosystem 209 1991
5265164 Cryptographic facility environment backup/restore and replication in a public key cryptosystem 199 1991
5276901 System for controlling group access to objects using group access control folder and group identification as individual user 248 1991
5301231 User defined function facility 175 1992
5319705 Method and system for multimedia access control enablement 751 1992
* 5535322 Data processing system with improved work flow system and method 206 1992
5497491 System and method for importing and exporting data between an object oriented computing environment and an external computing environment 157 1993
5365587 Self modifying access code for altering capabilities 69 1993
5504757 Method for selecting transmission speeds for transmitting data packets over a serial bus 159 1994
5692180 Object-oriented cell directory database for a distributed computing environment 182 1995
5699427 Method to deter document and intellectual property piracy through individualization 140 1995
5745678 Method and system for the secured distribution of multimedia titles 211 1997
5956408 Apparatus and method for secure distribution of data 182 1998
 
AT&T IPM CORP. (1)
5455861 Secure telecommunications 138 1993
 
SIEMENS AKTIENGESELLSCHAFT (1)
4798209 Method and apparatus for non-contacting identification of the temperature distribution in an examination subject 74 1987
 
NATIONAL INSTRUMENTS CORPORATION (1)
6102965 System and method for providing client/server access to graphical programs 103 1997
 
CHECKFREE CORPORATION (1)
5383113 System and method for electronically providing customer services including payment of bills, financial analysis and loans 668 1991
 
FUJITSU LIMITED (2)
4589064 System for controlling key storage unit which controls access to main storage 176 1983
5103392 System for storing history of use of programs including user credit data and having access by the proprietor 205 1990
 
SECURE-TIME, INC., A CORP OF IDAHO (1)
4700296 Electronic access control system 133 1985
 
ROUND ROCK RESEARCH, LLC (1)
5577209 Apparatus and method for providing multi-level security for communication among computers and terminals on a network 299 1994
 
NATIONAL RURAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS COOPERATIVE (1)
4893248 Monitoring and reporting system for remote terminals 291 1987
 
Testdrive Corporation (1)
5341429 Transformation of ephemeral material 424 1992
 
Champion Securities (1)
* 5126936 Goal-directed financial asset management system 522 1989
 
Key Logic, Inc. (1)
4584639 Computer security system 135 1983
 
FREESCALE SEMICONDUCTOR, INC. (1)
5432950 System for securing a data processing system and method of operation 98 1993
 
THE TITAN CORPORATION (1)
4712238 Selective-subscription descrambling 249 1984
 
UP TWO, INC. (1)
5640546 Composition of systems of objects by interlocking coordination, projection, and distribution 151 1995
 
SofTel, Inc. (2)
5388211 Method and apparatus for remotely controlling and monitoring the use of computer software 341 1993
5497479 Method and apparatus for remotely controlling and monitoring the use of computer software 248 1995
 
ALPVISION S.A. (1)
5524933 Method for the marking of documents 142 1994
 
AT&T LABS, INC. (1)
5343526 Method for establishing licensor changeable limits on software usage 70 1992
 
Kabushiki Kaisha Sega Enterprises (1)
5371792 CD-ROM disk and security check method for the same 181 1993
 
MICROSOFT TECHNOLOGY LICENSING, LLC (6)
5301326 Method and system for controlling the execution of an application program 90 1991
5432928 Updating objects stored in a permanent container while preserving logical contiguity 49 1992
5655077 Method and system for authenticating access to heterogeneous computing services 381 1994
5802590 Method and system for providing secure access to computer resources 128 1994
5689565 Cryptography system and method for providing cryptographic services for a computer application 208 1995
5978484 System and method for safety distributing executable objects 210 1996
 
General Computer Company (1)
4525599 Software protection methods and apparatus 164 1982
 
Fujitsu Siemens Computers GmbH (1)
5224160 Process for securing and for checking the integrity of the secured programs 126 1992
 
NOVA BIOMEDICAL CORPORATION (1)
4975647 Controlling machine operation with respect to consumable accessory units 205 1988
 
QUALCOMM INCORPORATED (1)
5103459 System and method for generating signal waveforms in a CDMA cellular telephone system 1670 1990
 
VERIZON PATENT AND LICENSING INC. (1)
4919545 Distributed security procedure for intelligent networks 173 1988
 
INTERACTIVE HOME SYSTEMS (1)
5721788 Method and system for digital image signatures 640 1992
 
RUNTIME INNOVATIONS LIMITED, 1.02 KELVIN CAMPUS, WEST OF SCOTLAND SCIENCE PARK, GLASGOW, G20 OSP, (1)
4868736 Code operated access control system for electronic data store 51 1987
 
ENTERASYS NETWORKS, INC. (1)
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Centre d'Etude de l'Energie Nucleaire, "C.E.N.",BRUSSELES,,BE CENT ETUD & DE REAL DEQUIPEMENT & DE MATERIAL,Centre d'Etude et de Realisation d'Equipements et de Materiel (C.E.R.E.M.),LAPLUME,,FR CENT ETUD & DE REAL,CENTRE D'ETUDE ET DE REALISATION,LIEUDIT (1)
4816655 Method and apparatus for checking the authenticity of individual-linked documents and the identity of the holders thereof 112 1986
 
MATRA COMMUNICATION, SOCIETE ANONYME (1)
5280479 Device for insertion of digital packets in a transmission channel 74 1992
 
ROVI SOLUTIONS CORPORATION (1)
5845281 Method and system for managing a data object so as to comply with predetermined conditions for usage 400 1996
 
DIGITAL RIVER, INC. (1)
2005/0154,676 Electronic commerce system method for detecting fraud 19 2005
 
SURETY, LLC (1)
5373561 Method of extending the validity of a cryptographic certificate 235 1992
 
North American Philips Corporation (1)
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National Information Utilities Corporation (1)
4768087 Education utility 269 1985
 
EASTMAN KODAK COMPANY (1)
5206951 Integration of data between typed objects by mutual, direct invocation between object managers corresponding to object types 267 1991
 
TecSec, Inc. (3)
5369707 Secure network method and apparatus 207 1993
5369702 Distributed cryptographic object method 243 1993
5432851 Personal computer access control system 79 1993
 
E-CONTACT TECHNOLOGIES LLC (1)
5347579 Personal computer diary 198 1993
 
INTELLISYNC CORPORATION (1)
5392390 Method for mapping, translating, and dynamically reconciling data between disparate computer platforms 539 1992
 
LANRALD DATA MGMT. NV, LLC (1)
5065429 Method and apparatus for protecting material on storage media 260 1990
 
UNISYS CORPORATION (1)
5111390 Software security system for maintaining integrity of compiled object code by restricting users ability to define compilers 110 1988
 
SILANIS TECHNOLOGY INC. (1)
5606609 Electronic document verification system and method 670 1994
 
AT&T CORP. (2)
5450493 Secure communication method and apparatus 144 1993
5513261 Key management scheme for use with electronic cards 169 1993
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LEXTRON SYSTEMS, INC. (1)
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* 7860729 Clinical care utilization management system 2 2006
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DOLBY LABORATORIES LICENSING CORPORATION (2)
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* 2011/0026,761 MEDIA FINGERPRINTS THAT RELIABLY CORRESPOND TO MEDIA CONTENT 9 2008
 
HITACHI, LTD. (5)
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8583581 Method and system for performing root cause analysis 2 2012
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ORACLE AMERICA, INC. (2)
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Philippe Caland (1)
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United Services Automobile Association (1)
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T4S, Inc. (1)
* 2003/0149,647 System and method for management of debt default information 3 2002
 
Blazant, Inx. (1)
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MICROSOFT TECHNOLOGY LICENSING, LLC (4)
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COGNIZANT TRIZETTO SOFTWARE GROUP, INC. (1)
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Renar Company, LLC (1)
* 8706770 Method and apparatus for creating and categorizing exemplar structures to access information regarding a collection of objects 0 2007
 
INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS MACHINES CORPORATION (4)
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8160988 System, method and computer program product for a collaborative decision platform 1 2010
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EXCALIBUR IP, LLC (5)
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9600557 System and method to determine the validity of an interaction on a network 0 2013
 
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8307212 Steganographic techniques for securely delivering electronic digital rights management control information over insecure communication channels 1 2003
8751793 Trusted infrastructure support systems, methods and techniques for secure electronic commerce transaction and rights management 15 2003
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7844835 Systems and methods for secure transaction management and electronic rights protection 26 2005
8533851 Systems and methods for secure transaction management and electronic rights protection 16 2006
8185473 Trusted infrastructure support systems, methods and techniques for secure electronic commerce, electronic transactions, commerce process control and automation, distributed computing, and rights management 25 2006
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8543842 System and methods for secure transaction management and electronics rights protection 11 2006
7925898 Systems and methods using cryptography to protect secure computing environments 11 2006
 
PARDALIS, INC. (3)
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9690765 Common point authoring system for the complex sharing of hierarchically authored data objects in a distribution chain 0 2012
 
SIEMENS AKTIENGESELLSCHAFT (1)
* 2011/0314,561 Server implemented method and system for securing data 0 2010
 
RIOSOFT HOLDINGS, INC. (1)
* 8972379 Centralized web-based software solution for search engine optimization 4 2012
 
Radiant Logic, Inc. (1)
* 2006/0173,873 System and method for providing access to databases via directories and other hierarchical structures and interfaces 113 2006
 
ACCENTURE GLOBAL SERVICES LIMITED (6)
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7895123 Digital content publication 4 2001
* 7552205 Distributed transaction event matching 7 2002
* 2005/0198,111 Distributed transaction event matching 8 2002
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THE BOEING COMPANY (1)
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Interest Capturing Systems, LLC (3)
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EMC CORPORATION (2)
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* 8375020 Methods and apparatus for classifying objects 3 2006
 
OPEN TEXT CORPORATION (4)
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IRDETO USA, INC. (1)
* 2005/0021,467 Distributed digital rights network (drn), and methods to access operate and implement the same 103 2004
 
MOOD ENTERPRISES LTD (1)
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SYMANTEC CORPORATION (1)
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BENBRIA CORPORATION (1)
* 9094282 System and method for rule-based information routing and participation 1 2013
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