Architecture for manufacturing authenticatable gaming systems

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United States of America Patent

PATENT NO 7203835
APP PUB NO 20030093668A1
SERIAL NO

10011253

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An architecture is described to manufacture console-based gaming systems in a manner that allows them to be authenticated to a remote entity for online participation. The architecture involves placing pre-established secrets on the game console during console manufacturing that may be subsequently used to guarantee the authenticity of the game console during registration time.

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Patent OwnerAddressTotal Patents
MICROSOFT TECHNOLOGY LICENSING, LLCREDMOND, WA30751

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Inventor(s)

Inventor Name Address # of filed Patents Total Citations
Chen, Ling Tony Bellevue, WA 59 1360
Multerer, Boyd C Seattle, WA 37 1204

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