US Patent No: 7,133,845

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System and methods for secure transaction management and electronic rights protection

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The present invention provides systems and methods for secure transaction management and electronic rights protection. Electronic appliances such as computers equipped in accordance with the present invention help to ensure that information is accessed and used only in authorized ways, and maintain the integrity, availability, and/or confidentiality of the information. Such electronic appliances provide a distributed virtual distribution environment (VDE) that may enforce a secure chain of handling and control, for example, to control and/or meter or otherwise monitor use of electronically stored or disseminated information. Such a virtual distribution environment may be used to protect rights of various participants in electronic commerce and other electronic or electronic-facilitated transactions. Distributed and other operating systems, environments and architectures, such as, for example, those using tamper-resistant hardware-based processors, may establish security at each node. These techniques may be used to support an all-electronic information distribution, for example, utilizing the 'electronic highway'.

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INTERTRUST TECHNOLOGIES CORPORATIONSUNNYVALE, CA205

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Inventor Name Address # of filed Patents Total Citations
Ginter, Karl L Beltsville, MD 98 13526
Shear, Victor H Bethesda, MD 147 20656
Spahn, Francis J El Cerrito, CA 97 13526
Van, Wie David M Eugene, OR 145 19193

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5,966,440 System and method for transmitting desired digital video or digital audio signals 137 1995
 
Software Concepts, Inc. (1)
4,740,890 Software protection system with trial period usage code and unlimited use unlocking code both recorded on program storage media 392 1983
 
Electronic Publishing Resources, Inc. (4)
4,827,508 Database usage metering and protection system and method 998 1985
4,977,594 Database usage metering and protection system and method 799 1989
5,050,213 Database usage metering and protection system and method 690 1990
5,410,598 Database usage metering and protection system and method 712 1994
 
Electronic Signature Lock Corporation (1)
4,621,334 Personal identification apparatus 106 1983
 
Pitney Bowes Inc. (2)
5,113,518 Method and system for preventing unauthorized use of software 225 1988
5,022,080 Electronic notary 121 1990
 
HITACHI, LTD. (2)
4,434,464 Memory protection system for effecting alteration of protection information without intervention of control program 171 1981
2005/0204,105 Remote copy system 5 2004
 
SOFTWARE SECURITY, INC. (1)
4,562,306 Method and apparatus for protecting computer software utilizing an active coded hardware device 230 1983
 
Effective Security Systems, Inc. (1)
4,791,565 Apparatus for controlling the use of computer software 190 1984
 
Panafacom Limited (1)
4,701,846 Computer system capable of interruption using special protection code for write interruption region of memory device 63 1986
 
ASSA ABLOY AB (2)
5,457,747 Anti-fraud verification system using a data card 165 1994
5,420,927 Method for certifying public keys in a digital signature scheme 140 1994
 
SPEX TECHNOLOGIES, INC. (1)
5,457,746 System and method for access control for portable data storage media 423 1994
 
APPLE INC. (4)
5,537,526 Method and apparatus for processing a display document utilizing a system level document framework 225 1993
5,491,800 Object-oriented remote procedure call networking system 341 1993
5,553,282 Software project history database and method of operation 217 1994
5,638,504 System and method of processing documents with document proxies 140 1996
 
GOOGLE TECHNOLOGY HOLDINGS LLC (1)
5,678,170 Method and apparatus for monitoring and limiting distribution of data 64 1994
 
MONDEX INTERNATIONAL LIMITED (1)
5,440,634 Value transfer system 221 1993
 
KABUSHIKI KAISHA TOSHIBA (1)
5,485,622 Password processing system for computer 79 1992
 
INTER*ACT SYSTEMS, INC. (1)
5,373,440 Promotional game method and apparatus therefor 287 1992
 
RAYTHEON BBN TECHNOLOGIES CORP. (1)
5,319,735 Embedded signalling 639 1991
 
DIGITAL ON-DEMAND, INC. (1)
5,418,713 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 594 1993
 
INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS MACHINES CORPORATION (36)
4,328,544 Electronic point-of-sale system using direct-access storage 85 1980
4,562,305 Software cryptographic apparatus and method 59 1982
4,577,289 Hardware key-on-disk system for copy-protecting magnetic storage media 213 1983
4,644,493 Implementing a shared higher level of privilege on personal computers for copy protection of software 206 1984
4,780,821 Method for multiple programs management within a network having a server computer and a plurality of remote computers 292 1986
4,817,140 Software protection system using a single-key cryptosystem, a hardware-based authorization system and a secure coprocessor 374 1986
5,146,575 Implementing privilege on microprocessor systems for use in software asset protection 117 1986
4,903,296 Implementing a shared higher level of privilege on personal computers for copy protection of software 115 1986
4,757,534 Code protection using cryptography 261 1987
4,930,073 Method to prevent use of incorrect program version in a computer system 155 1987
4,866,769 Hardware assist for protecting PC software 243 1987
4,953,209 Self-verifying receipt and acceptance system for electronically delivered data objects 285 1988
4,941,175 Tamper-resistant method for authorizing access to data between a host and a predetermined number of attached workstations 85 1989
5,027,397 Data protection by detection of intrusion into electronic assemblies 79 1989
5,109,413 Manipulating rights-to-execute in connection with a software copy protection mechanism 275 1989
5,201,047 Attribute-based classification and retrieval system 169 1989
5,263,157 Method and system for providing user access control within a distributed data processing system by the exchange of access control profiles 401 1990
5,263,158 Method and system for variable authority level user access control in a distributed data processing system having multiple resource manager 262 1990
5,263,165 System for providing user access control within a distributed data processing system having multiple resource managers 165 1990
5,119,493 System for recording at least one selected activity from a selected resource object within a distributed data processing system 76 1990
5,032,979 Distributed security auditing subsystem for an operating system 350 1990
5,287,407 Computer software protection 176 1991
5,367,621 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 261 1991
5,164,988 Method to establish and enforce a network cryptographic security policy in a public key cryptosystem 203 1991
5,265,164 Cryptographic facility environment backup/restore and replication in a public key cryptosystem 197 1991
5,276,901 System for controlling group access to objects using group access control folder and group identification as individual user 242 1991
5,301,231 User defined function facility 175 1992
5,319,705 Method and system for multimedia access control enablement 725 1992
5,535,322 Data processing system with improved work flow system and method 205 1992
5,497,491 System and method for importing and exporting data between an object oriented computing environment and an external computing environment 154 1993
5,365,587 Self modifying access code for altering capabilities 67 1993
5,504,757 Method for selecting transmission speeds for transmitting data packets over a serial bus 157 1994
5,692,180 Object-oriented cell directory database for a distributed computing environment 179 1995
5,699,427 Method to deter document and intellectual property piracy through individualization 129 1995
5,745,678 Method and system for the secured distribution of multimedia titles 207 1997
5,956,408 Apparatus and method for secure distribution of data 176 1998
 
AT&T IPM CORP. (1)
5,455,861 Secure telecommunications 133 1993
 
SIEMENS AKTIENGESELLSCHAFT (1)
4,798,209 Method and apparatus for non-contacting identification of the temperature distribution in an examination subject 67 1987
 
NATIONAL INSTRUMENTS CORPORATION (1)
6,102,965 System and method for providing client/server access to graphical programs 102 1997
 
CHECKFREE CORPORATION (1)
5,383,113 System and method for electronically providing customer services including payment of bills, financial analysis and loans 641 1991
 
FUJITSU LIMITED (2)
4,589,064 System for controlling key storage unit which controls access to main storage 175 1983
5,103,392 System for storing history of use of programs including user credit data and having access by the proprietor 200 1990
 
SECURE-TIME, INC., A CORP OF IDAHO (1)
4,700,296 Electronic access control system 127 1985
 
ROUND ROCK RESEARCH, LLC (1)
5,577,209 Apparatus and method for providing multi-level security for communication among computers and terminals on a network 283 1994
 
NATIONAL RURAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS COOPERATIVE (1)
4,893,248 Monitoring and reporting system for remote terminals 288 1987
 
TESTDRIVE CORPORATION (1)
5,341,429 Transformation of ephemeral material 411 1992
 
Champion Securities (1)
5,126,936 Goal-directed financial asset management system 497 1989
 
Key Logic, Inc. (1)
4,584,639 Computer security system 132 1983
 
FREESCALE SEMICONDUCTOR, INC. (1)
5,432,950 System for securing a data processing system and method of operation 97 1993
 
TITAN CORPORATION, THE (1)
4,712,238 Selective-subscription descrambling 247 1984
 
UP TWO, INC. (1)
5,640,546 Composition of systems of objects by interlocking coordination, projection, and distribution 143 1995
 
SofTel, Inc. (2)
5,388,211 Method and apparatus for remotely controlling and monitoring the use of computer software 322 1993
5,497,479 Method and apparatus for remotely controlling and monitoring the use of computer software 230 1995
 
ALPVISION S.A. (1)
5,524,933 Method for the marking of documents 142 1994
 
AT&T Bell Laboratories (1)
5,343,526 Method for establishing licensor changeable limits on software usage 67 1992
 
Kabushiki Kaisha Sega Enterprises (1)
5,371,792 CD-ROM disk and security check method for the same 181 1993
 
UNILOC LUXEMBOURG S.A. (1)
5,490,216 System for software registration 234 1993
 
MICROSOFT TECHNOLOGY LICENSING, LLC (6)
5,301,326 Method and system for controlling the execution of an application program 87 1991
5,432,928 Updating objects stored in a permanent container while preserving logical contiguity 49 1992
5,655,077 Method and system for authenticating access to heterogeneous computing services 374 1994
5,802,590 Method and system for providing secure access to computer resources 123 1994
5,689,565 Cryptography system and method for providing cryptographic services for a computer application 200 1995
5,978,484 System and method for safety distributing executable objects 199 1996
 
GENERAL COMPUTER CORPORATION (1)
4,525,599 Software protection methods and apparatus 156 1982
 
Fujitsu Siemens Computers GmbH (1)
5,224,160 Process for securing and for checking the integrity of the secured programs 126 1992
 
Nova Biomedical Corporation (1)
4,975,647 Controlling machine operation with respect to consumable accessory units 200 1988
 
QUALCOMM INCORPORATED (1)
5,103,459 System and method for generating signal waveforms in a CDMA cellular telephone system 1636 1990
 
VERIZON PATENT AND LICENSING INC. (1)
* 4,919,545 Distributed security procedure for intelligent networks 170 1988
 
INTERACTIVE HOME SYSTEMS (1)
5,721,788 Method and system for digital image signatures 628 1992
 
RUNTIME INNOVATIONS LIMITED, 1.02 KELVIN CAMPUS, WEST OF SCOTLAND SCIENCE PARK, GLASGOW, G20 OSP, (1)
4,868,736 Code operated access control system for electronic data store 48 1987
 
ENTERASYS NETWORKS, INC. (1)
5,136,716 Session control in network for digital data processing system which supports multiple transfer protocols 165 1990
 
MATRA COMMUNICATION, SOCIETE ANONYME (1)
5,280,479 Device for insertion of digital packets in a transmission channel 74 1992
 
Digital River, Inc. (1)
2005/0154,676 Electronic commerce system method for detecting fraud 17 2005
 
SURETY, LLC (1)
5,373,561 Method of extending the validity of a cryptographic certificate 226 1992
 
North American Philips Corporation (1)
4,442,486 Protected programmable apparatus 182 1981
 
National Information Utilities Corporation (1)
4,768,087 Education utility 261 1985
 
EASTMAN KODAK COMPANY (1)
5,206,951 Integration of data between typed objects by mutual, direct invocation between object managers corresponding to object types 262 1991
 
TecSec, Inc. (3)
5,369,707 Secure network method and apparatus 200 1993
5,369,702 Distributed cryptographic object method 242 1993
5,432,851 Personal computer access control system 76 1993
 
E-CONTACT TECHNOLOGIES LLC (1)
5,347,579 Personal computer diary 198 1993
 
INTELLISYNC CORPORATION (1)
5,392,390 Method for mapping, translating, and dynamically reconciling data between disparate computer platforms 522 1992
 
LANRALD DATA MGMT. NV, LLC (1)
5,065,429 Method and apparatus for protecting material on storage media 247 1990
 
UNISYS CORPORATION (1)
5,111,390 Software security system for maintaining integrity of compiled object code by restricting users ability to define compilers 108 1988
 
Silanis Technology Inc. (1)
5,606,609 Electronic document verification system and method 651 1994
 
AT&T CORP. (2)
5,450,493 Secure communication method and apparatus 138 1993
5,513,261 Key management scheme for use with electronic cards 161 1993
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* 2005/0203,849 Multimedia distribution system and method 13 2004
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8,074,261 Methods and systems for internet security via virtual software 2 2008
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9,049,194 Methods and systems for internet security via virtual software 0 2013
8,938,796 Case secure computer architecture 1 2013
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* 7,584,277 Transfer server of a secure system for unattended remote file and message transfer 1 2004
* 2005/0097,041 Transfer server of a secure system for unattended remote file and message transfer 6 2004
8,122,490 Transfer server of a secure system for unattended remote file and message transfer 1 2009
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7,860,222 Systems and methods for acquiring, accessing, and analyzing investigative information 26 2006
8,098,804 Systems and methods for call treatment using a third party database 4 2006
 
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8,600,872 System and method for detecting account compromises 16 2008
8,612,340 System and method for detecting account compromises 0 2012
 
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* 8,073,473 Method for processing a message 4 2006
* 2007/0191,035 METHOD FOR PROCESSING A MESSAGE 14 2006
 
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* 8,666,933 System and method for distributing assets to multi-tiered network nodes 1 2012
 
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* 2005/0281,163 Content reproduction apparatus, content reproduction method, content management apparatus, content management method and computer program 1 2005
 
The MathWorks, Inc. (2)
* 7,542,888 Report generator for a mathematical computing environment 5 2006
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TAIWAN SEMICONDUCTOR MANUFACTURING COMPANY, LTD. (2)
8,881,246 System and method for providing secured integrated engineering analysis 0 2007
* 2008/0159,539 SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR PROVIDING SECURED INTEGRATED ENGINEERING ANALYSIS 3 2007
 
AVOW SYSTEMS, INC. (2)
8,051,289 Electronic document management and delivery 3 2010
* 2011/0022,496 ELECTRONIC DOCUMENT MANAGEMENT AND DELIVERY 3 2010
 
THE INVENTION SCIENCE FUND I, LLC (8)
7,860,342 Modifying restricted images 10 2005
8,126,190 Targeted obstrufication of an image 4 2007
8,732,087 Authorization for media content alteration 5 2007
8,910,033 Implementing group content substitution in media works 0 2007
8,126,938 Group content substitution in media works 10 2007
9,092,928 Implementing group content substitution in media works 0 2007
9,065,979 Promotional placement in media works 0 2007
9,230,601 Media markup system for content alteration in derivative works 0 2008
 
SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS CO., LTD. (4)
* 2010/0281,323 CONTROL AND DATA CHANNELS FOR ADVANCED RELAY OPERATION 18 2010
9,164,718 Output device and method for output without an output driver 1 2011
* 2011/0211,226 OUTPUT DEVICE AND METHOD FOR OUTPUT WITHOUT AN OUTPUT DRIVER 18 2011
9,015,329 Portable information apparatus that includes touch sensitive screen interface and wireless communication circuitry for selecting an output device on the touch sensitive screen and for wireless transmitting output stream to the selected output device 2 2013
 
FUTURE INSIGHT MAPS, INC. (1)
* 2011/0126,128 FUTURE INSIGHT MAPS AND ASSOCIATED TOOLS 1 2010
 
EBRARY (4)
8,255,397 Method and apparatus for document clustering and document sketching 1 2008
8,069,174 System and method for automatic anthology creation using document aspects 1 2010
8,892,906 Method and apparatus for improved information transactions 0 2011
8,799,288 System and method for automatic anthology creation using document aspects 0 2011
 
M2 INTERNATIONAL LTD. (1)
* 2009/0048,970 Approval and Issuance of a Financial Card 1 2008
 
YAMAHA CORPORATION (1)
* 2005/0149,448 Music content acquisition apparatus 0 2004
 
Amdocs Software System Limited (1)
8,914,903 System, method, and computer program for validating receipt of digital content by a client device 0 2010
 
APPLE INC. (7)
* 8,306,918 Use of media storage structure with multiple pieces of content in a content-distribution system 9 2005
* 2007/0083,473 Use of media storage structure with multiple pieces of content in a content-distribution system 8 2005
8,256,005 Protection of audio or video data in a playback device 3 2007
* 2008/0165,961 Protection of audio or video data in a playback device 3 2007
8,347,098 Media storage structures for storing content, devices for using such structures, systems for distributing such structures 3 2007
8,719,947 Protection of audio or video data in a playback device 0 2012
9,311,492 Media storage structures for storing content, devices for using such structures, systems for distributing such structures 0 2012
 
SONY ERICSSON MOBILE COMMUNICATIONS AB (2)
* 7,900,048 Method for loading an application in a device, device and smart card therefor 4 2003
* 2005/0234,825 Method for loading an application in a device, device and smart card therefor 7 2004
 
S. AQUA SEMICONDUCTOR, LLC (1)
8,032,460 Authentication managing apparatus, and shop communication terminal 2 2001
 
Versata Development Group, Inc. (6)
7,958,024 Method and apparatus for processing sales transaction data 3 2001
7,925,513 Framework for processing sales transaction data 9 2001
7,908,304 Method and system for managing distributor information 1 2001
* 2002/0188,535 Method and apparatus for processing sales transaction data 68 2001
* 2002/0133,383 Method and system for managing distributor information 31 2001
* 7,904,326 Method and apparatus for performing collective validation of credential information 3 2001
 
CANON KABUSHIKI KAISHA (3)
* 7,594,173 Document control apparatus, document control system, document control method and storage medium 3 2005
* 2005/0235,204 Document control apparatus, document control system, document control method and storage medium 10 2005
* 8,041,149 Image processing apparatus, and control method and program of the same 0 2009
 
Sprint Communications Company L.P. (2)
* 7,496,843 Web construction framework controller and model tiers 1 2004
7,441,188 Web construction framework presentation tier 28 2004
 
INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS MACHINES CORPORATION (9)
8,874,544 System and method for exposing internal search indices to internet search engines 0 2005
* 2006/0155,685 System and method for exposing internal search indices to Internet search engines 7 2005
* 9,159,051 SEF parser and EDI parser generator 0 2008
* 2008/0307,384 SEF PARSER AND EDI PARSER GENERATOR 1 2008
* 7,860,970 Secure initialization of intrusion detection system 0 2008
* 2009/0126,021 SECURE INITIALIZATION OF INTRUSION DETECTION SYSTEM 3 2008
7,970,722 System, method and computer program product for a collaborative decision platform 3 2009
8,160,988 System, method and computer program product for a collaborative decision platform 0 2010
8,005,777 System, method and computer program product for a collaborative decision platform 16 2010
 
PARCHMENT INC. (1)
* 2010/0257,367 ELECTRONIC DOCUMENT MANAGEMENT AND DELIVERY 3 2010
 
CAPITAL ONE FINANCIAL CORPORATION (1)
* 2014/0279,330 SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR MANAGING CUSTOMER DATA 0 2014
 
SIEMENS AKTIENGESELLSCHAFT (1)
* 2002/0069,072 Augmented-reality system with voice-based recording of information data, in particular of service reports 19 2001
 
ENMETRIC SYSTEMS, INC. (4)
8,494,686 Electrical energy usage monitoring system 1 2008
8,463,452 Apparatus using time-based electrical characteristics to identify an electrical appliance 2 2009
* 2010/0030,393 Apparatus Using Time-Based Electrical Characteristics to Identify an Electrical Appliance 14 2009
8,487,634 Smart electrical wire-devices and premises power management system 1 2009
 
Klingelnberg GmbH (2)
* 8,402,550 Method and device for preventing a control error of a machine tool 0 2003
* 2007/0136,818 Method and device for preventing a control error of a machine tool 3 2003
 
Digital Doors, Inc. (2)
* 8,677,505 Security system with extraction, reconstruction and secure recovery and storage of data 6 2007
* 2008/0222,734 Security System with Extraction, Reconstruction and Secure Recovery and Storage of Data 84 2007
 
YORANSO CONSULTING LIMITED LIABILITY COMPANY (1)
* 2005/0015,595 System and method for securely controlling communications 7 2003
 
OPEN TEXT S.A. (1)
* 2014/0304,388 SITE AND CHANNEL MANAGEMENT TO ACHIEVE CONTENT REPURPOSING 0 2014
 
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* 8,457,108 Method and apparatus for monitoring client software usage in end user device 2 2004
* 7,962,133 Method and apparatus for the ordering of carrier links 0 2009
9,014,053 Method and apparatus for monitoring client software usage in end user device 0 2013
 
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7,840,564 System and method for automatic anthology creation using document aspects 4 2006
* 2006/0195,431 Document aspect system and method 18 2006
8,015,418 Method and apparatus for improved information transactions 5 2009
* 2009/0187,535 Method and Apparatus for Improved Information Transactions 5 2009
 
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* 7,376,834 System and method for securely controlling communications 12 2003
 
INTEL CORPORATION (1)
* 2005/0038,996 Method and apparatus for controlling access restrictions for media playback 4 2004
 
Arvato Digital Services LLC (3)
7,882,037 Open, neutral electronic distribution system for digital content providing distribution channel support to publishers and retailers and abstract fulfillment for publishers 8 2007
* 2008/0162,307 Open, neutral electronic distribution system for digital content providing distribution channel support to publishers and retailers and abstract fulfillment for publishers 2 2007
* 2011/0125,608 OPEN, NEUTRAL ELECTRONIC DISTRIBUTION SYSTEM FOR DIGITAL CONTENT PROVIDING DISTRIBUTION CHANNEL SUPPORT TO PUBLISHERS AND RETAILERS AND ABSTRACT FULFILLMENT FOR PUBLISHERS 0 2011
 
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8,527,781 Secure and scalable solid state disk system 0 2007
8,499,168 Secure and scalable solid state disk system 1 2007
8,010,768 Secure and scalable solid state disk system 3 2007
* 2008/0282,027 SECURE AND SCALABLE SOLID STATE DISK SYSTEM 5 2007
* 2008/0279,382 SECURE AND SCALABLE SOLID STATE DISK SYSTEM 13 2007
* 2008/0282,264 SECURE AND SCALABLE SOLID STATE DISK SYSTEM 17 2007
 
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8,368,640 Process control configuration system with connection validation and configuration 0 2006
* 8,229,579 Control systems and methods with versioning 10 2008
* 2009/0125,128 Control systems and methods with versioning 31 2008
 
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8,607,070 Secure storage system and method of use 1 2006
* 2008/0155,276 Secure storage system and method of use 11 2006
 
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9,298,407 Mobile information apparatus that are configurable to include applications for playing audio digital content received over the internet from subscribed audio digital content service(s) 0 2008
9,042,811 Specification of smart wireless television for rendering digital content 2 2010
9,036,181 Wireless printing device for printing digital content received via wireless communication compatible, at least partly, with IEEE 802.11 or Bluetooth 4 2010
9,069,510 Touch sensitive screen information apparatus that includes close proximity or near distance radio frequency field communication 1 2010
9,008,572 Touch sensitive screen information apparatus that includes close proximity or near distance radio frequency field communication 0 2010
* 8,711,408 Smart television system having methods or means for accessing paid or subscribed digital content from the internet 13 2011
8,705,097 Internet applications and services for rendering digital content 13 2011
* 2011/0279,829 OUTPUT SYSTEM DEVICE METHODS FOR RENDERING ACCESSED INTERNET CONTENT 26 2011
9,037,088 Smart phone that includes a wireless communication unit compatible with at least one protocol within bluetooth and/or IEEE802.11 standards for wireless transmission of audio digital content from the smart phone to a wireless audio output device for voice output or music playing 2 2012
8,964,220 Mobile devices supporting wireless synchronization over a wireless Network compatible, at least partly, with IEEE 802.11 standard(s) 9 2012
9,092,177 Smart phones that include a digital camera, a touch sensitive screen, support for voice activated commands, and support to at least part of a protocol within IEEE 802.11 standards 1 2012
9,110,622 Internet-pads that include a digital camera, a touch sensitive screen interface, and support for voice activated commands 1 2012
 
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* 2006/0045,107 Network solution for integrated control of electronic devices between different sites 42 2005
 
SONY COMPUTER ENTERTAINMENT INC. (3)
* 7,502,928 Methods and apparatus for secure data processing and transmission 4 2004
* 2006/0112,213 Methods and apparatus for secure data processing and transmission 5 2004
8,001,377 Methods and apparatus for secure data processing and transmission 2 2009
 
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* 2013/0218,968 SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR EXPERIENCE-SHARING WITHIN A COMPUTER NETWORK 0 2012
 
Hand Held Products, Inc. (2)
* 8,108,317 System and method for restricting access to a terminal 0 2005
* 2007/0067,634 System and method for restricting access to a terminal 25 2005
 
Altera Corporation (2)
* 7,676,355 Method and apparatus for providing protected intellectual property 5 2006
8,200,472 Method and apparatus for providing protected intellectual property 1 2010
 
LogicVision, Inc. (1)
* 2003/0149,669 Method and system for licensing intellectual property circuits 8 2003
 
NOKIA TECHNOLOGIES OY (2)
* 7,424,115 Generating asymmetric keys in a telecommunications system 5 2003
* 2004/0151,317 Generating asymmetric keys in a telecommunications system 15 2003
 
LTO LIMITED (2)
* 7,925,777 Content based data routing 3 2002
* 2005/0021,838 Data routing 10 2004
 
DIGIBOO LLC (1)
* 2010/0205,023 SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR DISTRIBUTING DIGITAL CONTENT 14 2009
 
MASTERCARD INTERNATIONAL INCORPORATED (1)
* 7,801,825 Systems and methods for conducting secure payment transactions using a formatted data structure 2 2004
 
THE INVENTION SCIENCE FUND, LLC (1)
8,203,609 Anonymization pursuant to a broadcasted policy 4 2007
 
CONTENTGUARD HOLDINGS, INC. (1)
* 2012/0123,952 SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR MANAGING TRANSFER OF RIGHTS USING SHARED STATE VARIABLES 0 2011
 
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* 7,657,910 Distributed electronic entertainment method and apparatus 126 2000
8,099,482 Prioritized content download for an entertainment device 9 2004
 
SUMMIT DESIGN SOLUTIONS, INC. (1)
* 2011/0185,110 METHOD AND DEVICE FOR PROTECTING INFORMATION CONTAINED IN AN INTEGRATED CIRCUIT 0 2008
 
SEARETE LLC (1)
* 2008/0028,422 Implementation of media content alteration 8 2007
 
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* 7,712,143 Trusted enclave for a computer system 6 2006
* 2008/0077,994 Trusted enclave for a computer system 19 2006
7,809,955 Trustable communities for a computer system 1 2006
* 2008/0092,235 Trustable communities for a computer system 33 2006
 
MICROSOFT TECHNOLOGY LICENSING, LLC (9)
8,156,538 Distribution of information protection policies to client machines 9 2007
* 2009/0158,384 DISTRIBUTION OF INFORMATION PROTECTION POLICIES TO CLIENT MACHINES 7 2007
8,239,967 Simultaneous tamper-proofing and anti-piracy protection of software 4 2008
* 2009/0183,263 SIMULTANEOUS TAMPER-PROOFING AND ANTI-PIRACY PROTECTION OF SOFTWARE 13 2008
* 2009/0327,059 DIGITAL RIGHTS MANAGEMENT SUPPORT FOR METERING IN ADVERTISING SCENARIOS 4 2008
* 8,955,134 Malicious code infection cause-and-effect analysis 0 2012
* 8,955,135 Malicious code infection cause-and-effect analysis 0 2012
* 2012/0144,490 MALICIOUS CODE INFECTION CAUSE-AND-EFFECT ANALYSIS 3 2012
* 2012/0137,342 MALICIOUS CODE INFECTION CAUSE-AND-EFFECT ANALYSIS 2 2012
 
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7,706,540 Content distribution using set of session keys 6 2006
* 2006/0193,474 Content distribution using set of session keys 25 2006
* 7,991,697 Method and system to digitally sign and deliver content in a geographically controlled manner via a network 2 2008
* 2008/0109,362 METHOD AND SYSTEM TO DIGITALLY SIGN AND DELIVER CONTENT IN A GEOGRAPHICALLY CONTROLLED MANNER VIA A NETWORK 9 2008
* 2012/0102,547 METHOD AND SYSTEM TO DIGITALLY SIGN AND DELIVER CONTENT IN A GEOGRAPHICALLY CONTROLLED MANNER VIA A NETWORK 13 2011
 
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8,266,438 Secure data parser method and system 25 2005
8,009,830 Secure data parser method and system 25 2006
* 2007/0160,198 Secure data parser method and system 57 2006
8,904,080 Tape backup method 1 2007
8,135,134 Systems and methods for managing cryptographic keys 13 2008
* 2009/0097,661 SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR MANAGING CRYPTOGRAPHIC KEYS 42 2008
8,473,756 Systems and methods for securing data using multi-factor or keyed dispersal 9 2009
8,656,167 Systems and methods for secure workgroup management and communication 3 2009
8,654,971 Systems and methods for securing data in the cloud 10 2010
8,745,372 Systems and methods for securing data in motion 3 2010
9,195,839 Tape backup method 0 2011
8,650,434 Systems and methods for securing data in motion 4 2011
8,601,498 Accelerator system for use with secure data storage 1 2011
8,320,560 Secure data parser method and system 8 2011
8,769,270 Systems and methods for secure data sharing 11 2011
9,294,444 Systems and methods for cryptographically splitting and storing data 0 2012
8,271,802 Secure data parser method and system 22 2012
8,332,638 Secure data parser method and system 2 2012
9,338,140 Secure data parser method and system 0 2012
9,294,445 Secure data parser method and system 0 2012
9,047,475 Secure data parser method and system 1 2012
9,009,848 Secure data parser method and system 0 2012
8,904,194 Secure data parser method and system 0 2012
8,769,699 Secure data parser method and system 5 2012
8,745,379 Systems and methods for securing data in motion 2 2012
9,213,857 Systems and methods for securing data in motion 0 2013
8,898,464 Systems and methods for secure workgroup management and communication 2 2013
9,064,127 Systems and methods for securing data in the cloud 0 2013
9,264,224 Systems and methods for secure data sharing 0 2014
9,298,937 Secure data parser method and system 0 2014
9,135,456 Secure data parser method and system 0 2014
 
GOOGLE INC. (8)
* 7,664,751 Variable user interface based on document access privileges 18 2004
* 2006/0074,913 Variable user interface based on document access privileges 22 2004
* 7,747,537 System and method for providing a secure intellectual property marketplace 24 2004
8,364,712 Variable user interface based on document access privileges 6 2009
8,832,150 Variable user interface based on document access privileges 0 2013
* 8,838,645 Variably controlling access to content 0 2013
* 2014/0114,960 VARIABLY CONTROLLING ACCESS TO CONTENT 0 2013
9,224,004 Variable user interface based on document access privileges 0 2014
 
Vormetric, Inc. (1)
* 2007/0174,362 System and methods for secure digital data archiving and access auditing 44 2006
 
EBRARY.COM (1)
* 8,311,946 Method and apparatus for improved information transactions 2 2000
 
KONICA MINOLTA BUSINESS TECHNOLOGIES, INC. (2)
* 8,499,358 Program executing processing and controlling 0 2003
* 2005/0060,564 Processing device, multifunction device, network system, control method and computer readable medium 59 2003
 
FISHER-ROSEMOUNT SYSTEMS, INC. (2)
* 8,788,071 Security for objects in a process plant configuration system 0 2011
* 2011/0224,808 Security for Objects in a Process Plant Configuration System 3 2011
 
TELEFONAKTIEBOLAGET L M ERICSSON (PUBL) (2)
8,127,131 System and method for efficient security domain translation and data transfer 3 2008
* 2009/0259,857 System and Method for Efficient Security Domain Translation and Data Transfer 23 2008
 
T-MOBILE USA, INC. (1)
* 8,676,187 Dynamic binding of service on bearer 1 2012
 
FLASHPOINT TECHNOLOGY, INC. (1)
* 8,972,867 Method and apparatus for editing heterogeneous media objects in a digital imaging device 0 2012
 
UNISYS CORPORATION (1)
* 7,392,232 Method for knowledge management 7 2005
 
FORENSIC INTELLIGENCE DETECTION ORGANIZATION (1)
8,731,934 System and method for multi-modal audio mining of telephone conversations 1 2008
 
SANDISK TECHNOLOGIES INC. (2)
* 8,752,193 Content binding at first access 0 2009
* 2011/0119,767 CONTENT BINDING AT FIRST ACCESS 0 2009
 
AT&T CORP. (1)
* 7,606,706 System and method for storage and retrieval of personal communications in a broadband network 5 2000
 
T&D CORPORATION (2)
* 7,822,934 Multipurpose semiconductor integrated circuit device 1 2004
* 2006/0190,529 Multipurpose semiconductor integrated circuit device 1 2004
 
McAfee, Inc. (2)
* 8,090,660 Pay per use security billing method and architecture 1 2005
* 2006/0282,388 Pay per use security billing method and architecture 23 2005
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