Message service indication system and method
Systems and methods for displaying messages to a user, the messages having different levels of security, are provided herein. One method of displaying to a user...
Annotation system for creating and retrieving media and methods relating
The invention described herein is generally directed to a method and apparatus for creating and retrieving audio data. In one implementation the invention...
Method for protecting memory proprietary commands
A method for protecting memory proprietary command is provided. By using the logic block area (LBA) address in the header of the LBA mode, the device end can...
Gaining access via a coded surface
A method of gaining access to a resource using an access token printed on a print medium, comprising the steps of: determining, using a sensor module of a...
Mobile terminal and gateway for remotely controlling data transfer from
A data transfer system including mobile terminals and gateways for transferring data from a secure network to an external network under remote control using the...
Method and device for authorising conditional access
A method of authorising conditional access to an encrypted digital data product, includes storing at least one set of entitlements in a secure device, each...
Secure data exchange technique
Techniques utilizing common encryption approaches for data from multiple parties enable those parties to discover information that is held in common by the...
Bilateral communication using multiple one-way data links
A bilateral data transfer system comprising a first node, a second node, a first one-way link for unidirectional transfer of first data from the first node to...
Detection of nonconforming network traffic flow aggregates for mitigating
distributed denial of service attacks
An estimate of a portion of network traffic that is nonconforming to a communication transmission control protocol is used to signal that a distributed denial...
Method for curing a virus on a mobile communication network
A method for curing a virus of data used in a mobile terminal communicating with a server through a mobile communication network is provided. The method...
Pre-scanner for inspecting network traffic for computer viruses
In one embodiment, an add-on pre-scanner card is removably pluggable into a local bus of a computer. The add-on pre-scanner card may be coupled to a computer...
Method and system device for deterring spam over internet protocol
telephony and spam instant messaging
A method, system and device for deterring spam on a communication medium are disclosed. The method includes detecting a call with a device for accessing the...
Enhanced responses to online fraud
Solutions (including inter alia, systems, methods and software) for dealing with online fraud. Certain of these solutions provide enhanced responses to an...
Methods and systems for secure shared smartcard access
An embodiment generally relates to a method of accessing a secure computer. The method includes capturing an authentication state of a security token in...
Apparatus and method for inputting graphical password using wheel
interface in embedded system
Provided are an apparatus and method for inputting a graphical password that use representative pictures and elemental pictures of a graphic to form a graphical...
Dynamic network tunnel endpoint selection
Dynamically selecting an endpoint for a tunnel into an enterprise computing infrastructure. A client dynamically selects a gateway (which may alternatively be...
Secure sharing of transport layer security session keys with trusted
Embodiments of the present invention address deficiencies of the art in respect to security enforcement point operability in a TLS secured communications path...
Method for permitting two parties to establish connectivity with both
parties behind firewalls
A communications scheme enables a central communications station to assist two communications systems located behind firewalls that prevent communication...
Unified authentication for web method platforms
An authentication mechanism is provided for a web method platform that allows homogeneous access for different types of clients according to a bootstrapping...
Mobile authentication framework
Disclosed are apparatus and methods for associating a mobile device with a web service or a user account. A unique code is displayed on the mobile device. The...
Apparatus and method for performing hosted and secure identity
authentication using biometric voice...
Apparatus, methods, and machine-readable articles of manufacture enable a means of performing vocal tract based authentication and vocal tract based enrollment...
Efficient browser-based identity management providing personal control and
The invention allows a reliable and efficient identity management that can, with full interoperability, accommodate to various requirements of participants. For...
Methods and apparatus for identity and role management in communication
Methods and apparatus for identity and role management in communication networks are disclosed. An example method for identity and role management in a...
Method and apparatus to secure AAA protocol messages
A method and an apparatus are disclosed for securing authentication, authorization and accounting (AAA) protocol messages. An encryption key, a device...
Alerting as to denial of service attacks
A method and a system, wherein the system comprises a first server operatively coupled to a router, to receive a copy of network traffic processed by the...
System and method for controlling a websphere portal without the
requirement of having the administrator...
A system and method for securely controlling (e.g., "starting" and "stopping") a WebSphere Portal (WP) in a production environment without the requirement of...
Authorization scheme to simplify security configurations
Various technologies and techniques are disclosed that provide a centralized model to assign, monitor, and manage security on home electronic devices. A...
System and method for hierarchical role-based entitlements
A system and method for authorization to adaptively control access to a resource, comprising the steps of providing for the mapping of a principal to at least...
Document access control system, data processing apparatus, program product
and method for performing document...
A document access control system for determining whether to allow a client to access a target document file according to a security policy set in a server, the...
System and method of dual-screen interactive digital television
Disclosed is a system and method of dual-screen interactive digital television (IDTV), which is implemented by applying modality-independent remote console...
Broadcasting receiver and volume control method thereof
A broadcasting receiver implements volume control by first software (OCAP application) for volume control obtained from outside or second software (receiver...
Receiver and receiving method and program
In a TS information sharing system, digital broadcast receivers and a digital-broadcast-compliant TV receive TS information separately and may transfer the...
Hardware module for adding functionality to television using mechanical
and wireless links
A set-box (SBB) is advanced into a receptacle on the rear of a TV to add functionality to the TV. Digital video information is conveyed from the SBB to the TV...
Enabling users to create, to edit and/or to rate online video captions
over the web
This invention relates to systems and methods for enabling users to create, to edit and to rate online video timed text over the web. A system embodiment of...
Information provisioning apparatus and information provisioning method
Information provisioning includes acquiring a data stream of content that is composed of a plurality of segments, and actual data of metadata that includes...
Information presentation system, information presentation terminal and
An information presentation system includes an imaging unit, a peripheral information acquisition unit which acquires peripheral information, a storage unit...
Image displaying apparatus and method
Provided is an apparatus and method for displaying images, which enables a selected image to be displayed in full screen mode or slide show mode on the TV...
System and method for selecting a pay per view program to be transmitted
to a program receiver
The present invention may be regarded as personal video recorder and a method of selecting a pay per view program to be transmitted to a personal video recorder...
Downloading file reception process
Process for receiving files sent by a central server to an audiovisual data reproduction system, managed by an operating system and linked to the server, by...
Point-to-multipoint high definition multimedia transmitter and receiver
A high definition video transmitter and receiver are disclosed. The transmitter provides high definition video to a one-point receiver or to multipoint...
Apparatus and method for effectively implementing a wireless television
An apparatus and method for effectively implementing a wireless television system may include a communications processor and a transmitter device that combine...
Methods and apparatus to provide content on demand in content broadcast
Methods and apparatus to provide content on demand in content broadcast systems are disclosed. An example method comprises receiving a first portion of a...
Method and system for downstream time stamp in an adaptive modulation
based satellite modem termination system
Provided are a method and system for determining system time in a satellite based cable data communication system. The system includes a satellite modem...
A receiver that provides continuous scrolling when a program guide is displayed and scrolled in a channel direction, even if displayed content extends across...
Method and systems for multicast using multiple transport streams
A system for delivering interactive program guide (IPG) includes a number of encoding units, at least one transport stream generator, and a session manager. The...
System and method for controlled viral distribution of digital content in
a social network
A controlled content distribution system (CCDS) employs a peer-level application into which a content producer can import digital content (e.g., video, audio,...
Apparatus for providing electronic program guide information in a digital
multimedia broadcast receiving...
Disclosed is a method for providing Electronic Program Guide (EPG) information in a digital multimedia broadcast receiving terminal, which includes causing the...
Signal processing apparatus and methods
A unified system of programming communication. The system encompasses the prior art (television, radio, broadcast hardcopy, computer communications, etc.) and...
Dynamic zoning for targeted ad insertion
A custom ad selection and delivery system may include an ad selector to select candidate ads for one or more ad avail opportunities, a bandwidth resource...
Content replacement by PID mapping
A method and apparatus for content substitution, consistent with certain embodiments of the present invention involves receiving data representing content, the...