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Holding aid for a personal, hand-held, tablet-shaped device and methods of
A securement device to make it much easier for a user to securely hold onto a personal, hand-held, tablet-shaped device such as an electronic reader, a tablet...
Secure payment card transactions
Payment card transactions at a point of sale (POS) are secured in certain embodiments by intercepting, with a POS security layer installed on a POS terminal,...
System and method for chip-enabled card transaction processing and alert
A system, method and computer program product is capable of proactive assessment of transactions and communication of alerts based on pre-set rules to increase...
Method and apparatus for accessing secure data in a dispersed storage
A method begins by a processing module receiving, from a user device, a request to access secure data, wherein the request includes a user identification code...
System and method for securely transmitting video data
Exemplary embodiments provide a system and method for securely transmitting video data to an electronic display. The video data may be transmitted using a wired...
Secure terminal, a routine and a method of protecting a secret key
The method of protecting a secret key from being read by a non-secure software application, comprises a step (94) of recording the secret key as a routine...
Tiered exposure model for event correlation
A method for real-time threat monitoring includes identifying two or more real time vulnerabilities, each associated with one or more objects of an enterprise,...
Image forming apparatus with hard disk drive securely formatted
If the validity of authorization information read from a USB key is verified (S1 to S4), use-information that indicates "used" is written in both of the...
Network security system
A method and system for preventing an unacceptable data packet directed at a computing device on a first network and sent from a client device. The method...
Trusted computing entities
The present invention relates to trust in computing platforms and the like. In particular, embodiments of the invention provide a trusted computing entity (64),...
Real time streaming data communications through a security device
An exemplary method of the invention is for connecting a plurality of clients to one another over a computer network for communication of real-time streaming...
Multiple independent authentications for enhanced security
A system and associated method for providing enhanced site access security by use of multiple authentications from independent sources. A security enhanced user...
Rule-based derived-group security data management
Methods for rule-based group security data management and corresponding systems and computer-readable mediums. A method includes receiving a complex rule set...
Security access control method and system for wired local area network
The present invention relates to a security access control method and system for wired local area network, the method includes the following steps: 1) a...
Web service provision system, server device, and method
A web application server includes a user information management unit that manages user IDs and attributes such that each of the user IDs is associated with...
Methods and systems for communicating between trusted and non-trusted
The methods and systems described herein provide for establishing a secure communication channel between a non-trusted virtual machine and a trusted virtual...
Portable secure data files
A portable secure data file includes an encrypted data portion and a metadata portion. When a request associated with a current user of a device to access a...
Authentication-secured access to a data carrier comprising a mass storage
device and chip
The invention provides a method for accessing the mass memory of a data carrier with a mass memory and a chip. The data carrier has been or is personalized by...
Receiver non-repudiation via a secure device
Techniques for assuring a receiver's non repudiation of a communication are provided via cooperation with a secure device. A secure device operates within a...
Transaction auditing for data security devices
Data security devices are provided which store user data and interact with terminal devices to provide information about the stored user data. Security device...
Secure key distribution with general purpose mobile device
One embodiment is directed to a method for managing cryptographic information. The method includes initiating cryptographic information loading application on a...
Data security method and apparatus using a characteristic preserving
Provided is a data security method and apparatus using a characteristic preserving encryption. The data security apparatus includes an interface communicating...
System, method and computer program product for serving an application
from a custom subdomain
In accordance with embodiments, there are provided mechanisms and methods for serving an application from a custom subdomain. These mechanisms and methods for...
Managed peer-to-peer applications, systems and methods for distributed
data access and storage
Applications, systems and methods for efficiently accessing and controlling data of devices among multiple computers over a network. Communication of data over...
System and method to strengthen advertiser and consumer affinity
A system and method is provided for an on-demand advertising information vault so that advertisers may establish accounts for distributing advertisements...
System and method for analyzing data associated with statistical arbitrage
Providing computer-based systems and methods for analyzing historical performance of financial securities and identifying trades in those securities based on...
Device for ambulatory monitoring of brain activity
A device for ambulatory monitoring of brain activity includes a patch secured to a head of a monitoring subject and an electrode secured to the head of the...
Visual voicemail client authentication
Visual voicemail enables a user to view a list of voicemail messages and caller information, and select which messages to hear. Currently, a handset accesses...
Methods and apparatus for secure, portable, wireless and multi-hop data
A mobile network solution provides secure and portable wireless networking service to mobile users with devices equipped with wireless network interfaces. The...
Frame indexing technique to improve personal video recording functionality
and security of transmitted video
Systems and methods of efficiently indexing a digitized video stream are presented. In one embodiment, the method comprises receiving a coded video stream...
Chaotic cipher system and method for secure communication
The present invention provides a method for a data encryption device to perform network communications, the method comprising obtaining an indexed array of...
Context-aware based cryptography
A method, of providing a key pair for secure transmission of data between at least two applications, includes receiving context information relating to the...
Separating control and data operations to support secured data transfers
For a data transfer, security is negotiated via a control channel operating in accordance with a first protocol. The data is transmitted responsive to the...
Method and system for accelerating the deterministic enciphering of data
in a small domain
Conventional block ciphers that traffic in 128-bit block sizes are ill-suited for operating in small domains like credit card numbers. Some embodiments relate...
Data processing circuit and control method therefor
When an encryption processing circuit encrypts data, a current flows in the encryption processing circuit. A noise current generated by a noise generation...
Multi-tier wireless home mesh network with a secure network discovery
An apparatus and method for a multi-tier wireless home mesh network is described. The method may include formation of an infrastructure-less wireless home mesh...
Method and apparatus to create multicast groups based on proximity
Devices and methods use close range communication links, such as near field communication (NFC) protocol links, to enable users to authenticate mobile devices...
Optical pickup device, optical pickup unit and data streamer apparatus
In one embodiment, an optical pickup device includes a fixed portion 100, a movable portion 11, first and second elastic supporting members 12a and 12b, one and...
Image processing apparatus for obtaining image data comprising a code
generation section, an encryption...
In a digital multi-function peripheral, a QR code generation section generates image data of a QR code on the basis of first data for security of obtained image...
E-chuck with automated clamped force adjustment and calibration
The present disclosure describes a semiconductor manufacturing apparatus. The apparatus includes a processing chamber designed to perform a process to a wafer;...
System and method for securing a computer system
A secured computer system includes a communication interface and an intrusion detection module. The computer system may be portable and configured for wireless...
Method and apparatus for varying coin-processing machine receptacle limits
In one aspect, a method for optimizing a usable volume of a coin receptacle associated with a coin-processing device includes receiving a plurality of coins in...
System and method for multilevel secure object management
A system and method for secure transport of data, the method comprising: sharing of key information with a key distributor, wherein the key information is for...
Print policy commands
Embodiments of converting or translating electronic data from a first format to a second format with an applied electronic data security policy in mechanisms...
Mechanism to evaluate the security posture of a computer system
A mechanism for evaluating the security posture of a computer system is described. In one embodiment, a method includes receiving data representing an event...
Secure data storage and retrieval incorporating human participation
A computer related security mechanism requires that a human participate in an access verification sequence. Upon a request to access secure data, a puzzle is...
System and method for implementing adaptive security zones
A system for managing adaptive security zones in complex business operations, comprising a rules engine adapted to receive events from a plurality of event...
Secure user/host authentication
A portable storage device has a storage peripheral interface connecting to a computer. An encrypted data storage is available to the computer connected to the...
System and method for N-dimensional encryption
A system and method is directed to providing an n-dimensional entity for encoding and storing data securely. A user provides a cursor position within the...
Programmable security platform
A dynamically programmable security device. The device includes: a secure nonvolatile read only memory (NVMROM) for securely storing a unique device cipher key;...