Patents Examined by Monjur Rahim
  • Patent number: 11153317
    Abstract: Systems, devices, and methods are disclosed for wireless communication of analyte data. In embodiments, a method of using a diabetes management partner interface to configure an analyte sensor system for wireless communication with a plurality of partner devices is provided. The method includes the analyte sensor system receiving authorization to provide one of the partner devices with access to a set of configuration parameters via the diabetes management partner interface. The set of configuration parameters is stored in a memory of the analyte sensor system. The method also includes, responsive to input received from the one partner device via the diabetes management partner interface, the analyte sensor system setting or causing a modification to the set of configuration parameters, according to a system requirement of the one partner device.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 24, 2018
    Date of Patent: October 19, 2021
    Assignee: DexCom, Inc.
    Inventors: Apurv Ullas Kamath, Michael Robert Mensinger, Nicholas Polytaridis, Gary A. Morris, Alexandra E. Constantin, Douglas William Burnette, Mario Remon, Jorge R. Barreras, Benjamin Elrod West, Christopher R. Hannemann
  • Patent number: 11146401
    Abstract: A programming session may be initiated to a vehicle ECU by an update device. A software update for the ECU may be authenticated by the update device using an authentication key. When an authentication result indicates successful authentication, the ECU software update is sent by the update device over the in-vehicle network to the ECU. The ECU may then flash a memory with the ECU software update. The authentication key may be obtained from the ECU. The update device may be a vehicle telematics control unit or a service tool coupled to a connector of the vehicle.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 10, 2016
    Date of Patent: October 12, 2021
    Assignee: Ford Global Technologies, LLC
    Inventors: Jason Michael Miller, Xin Ye, Aldi Caushi
  • Patent number: 11146554
    Abstract: A method for authentication is disclosed. The method may be implemented by a terminal device. The method may comprise generating, by a starting unit of the terminal device, process information of a process of the terminal device before starting the process, transmitting, by the starting unit, the process information to an authentication proxy of the terminal device, requesting, by the process, the authentication proxy to authenticate the process after the process is started, obtaining, by the authentication proxy and from system resources of the terminal device, process information corresponding to the process, and determining, by the authentication proxy, that the process is legal if the obtained process information is the same as the process information transmitted to the authentication proxy.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 28, 2016
    Date of Patent: October 12, 2021
    Assignee: Alibaba Group Holding Limited
    Inventors: Mengzhe Yang, Can Zhou, Lin Cheng
  • Patent number: 11146400
    Abstract: A method for verifying the integrity of data in a message by a data processing device, the message comprising a plurality of packets, the method comprising: receiving, at the device from a first resource, a manifest associated with the message, the manifest comprising a plurality of group check values for the plurality of packets; receiving, at the device, from the first or a different resource, the message; generating a first progression of rolling hashes for the plurality of packets; deriving group check values from the first progression of rolling hashes for groups of the plurality of packets along one or more paths; verifying the integrity of the data in the message based on or in response to a determination that the derived group check values correspond to the plurality of group check values in the manifest.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 16, 2020
    Date of Patent: October 12, 2021
    Assignees: ARM IP LIMITED, ARM LTD
    Inventors: Geraint David Luff, Brendan James Moran, Milosch Meriac, Manuel Pegourie-Gonnard
  • Patent number: 11126700
    Abstract: An information processing apparatus includes a processor that functions as a login section, an accepting section, a notifying section and a removing section. The login section performs a login process based on a predetermined account assigned to a first user. The accepting section accepts a use request of a predetermined function from the first user when the login process has been performed by the login section. The notifying section notifies a second user about the use request accepted by the accepting section. The removing section removes prohibition on execution of a process relevant to the predetermined function based on removal instruction information from the second user notified by the notifying section.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 21, 2018
    Date of Patent: September 21, 2021
    Assignee: Casio Computer Co., Ltd.
    Inventor: Kazuhiro Minami
  • Patent number: 11129017
    Abstract: A method for operating a user equipment (UE) includes deriving security keys for a signaling radio bearer (SRB) in accordance with a first message received from an access node, initiating security for the SRB in accordance with the first message, receiving, from the access node, a second message including at least one security parameter for at least one data radio bearer (DRB), wherein the at least one security parameter is associated with a session that includes the at least one DRB, and wherein the second message is secured with the security keys for the SRB, and initiating security for the at least one DRB in accordance with the at least one security parameter.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 25, 2018
    Date of Patent: September 21, 2021
    Assignee: Futurewei Technologies, Inc.
    Inventors: Nathan Edward Tenny, Yi Guo
  • Patent number: 11122026
    Abstract: Adjustments to be made to a system for authenticating users may be made by performing the following operations: obtaining a stochastic model of the system, wherein the stochastic model includes two or more classes of requests; obtaining a set of preferences for handling authentication requests and a set of operational parameter values; determining, based at least in part on the stochastic model and the set of operational parameter values, that adjusting an authentication scheme will improve a probable degree to which the authentication system will meet the set of preferences; responsive to the determination that adjusting the authentication scheme will improve the probable degree to which the system for authenticating users will meet the set of preferences, adjusting the authentication scheme of the system for authenticating users; and performing an authentication of a user based on the adjusted authentication scheme.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 1, 2019
    Date of Patent: September 14, 2021
    Assignee: International Business Machines Corporation
    Inventors: Lawrence Koved, Bo Zhang
  • Patent number: 11115200
    Abstract: A method for quantum key output is disclosed. The method can be implemented by a first quantum key management device. The method can comprise acquiring a first quantum key from a first quantum key distribution device, according to the obtained first key acquisition request, and storing the acquired first quantum key in a first management device address range in a first storage media, the first management device address range having the same address range indicator as a second management device address range in a second storage media for storing a corresponding second quantum key acquired by a second quantum key management device, wherein the address range indicator is one of a pair of head address and a tail address, a head address and a range length, or a head address and a length of one of the first quantum key or the second quantum key.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 30, 2020
    Date of Patent: September 7, 2021
    Assignee: ALIBABA GROUP HOLDING LIMITED
    Inventors: Yingfang Fu, Shuanlin Liu
  • Patent number: 11108553
    Abstract: An example operation may include one or more of receiving, by a committer node or peer of a blockchain network, a block comprising a lock request that locks a partial state of a smart contract, the lock request comprising a submitter identifier and a lock delay, the committer node or peer configured to process blocks of transactions, the method further comprising, validating the lock request, committing transactions comprising the submitter identifier with no delay, and committing transactions not comprising the submitter identifier after the lock delay.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 5, 2019
    Date of Patent: August 31, 2021
    Assignee: International Business Machines Corporation
    Inventors: Jeronimo Irazabal, Andres Garagiola, Guillermo R. Lopez
  • Patent number: 11105850
    Abstract: Systems and methods for secure testing and debugging of electronic devices are described. In one embodiment, the systems and methods may include an electronic device that includes a control switch placed on a device test bus of the electronic device between a debugger external to the device and a debug interface on the device. In some cases, the device may include at least one register placed on the device test bus between the debugger and authentication logic of the electronic device.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 24, 2018
    Date of Patent: August 31, 2021
    Assignee: Seagate Technology LLC
    Inventor: Jon Trantham
  • Patent number: 11102010
    Abstract: The present disclosure relates to security risk warning system that a recipient may acknowledge and act accordingly. Security insights may be provided explicitly in a security insight panel that may clearly identify vulnerabilities specific to a particular authenticable communication. This may limit risk that a recipient would ignore or not understand the risk. Security insights may be provided for a combination of indicated source, recipients, and content, such as links, text, attachments, and images. Security insights may be provided on site, such as on or proximate to the reviewed portions of the authenticable communication.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 4, 2020
    Date of Patent: August 24, 2021
    Inventors: Benjamin Finke, Christopher Freedman
  • Patent number: 11102190
    Abstract: A system and method for blockchain-based access authorization to a protected entity. The method includes: receiving, by the protected entity, an access request to a protected entity, wherein the access request is received from a client device; extracting a unique client identifier from the received access request; causing the client device to perform an admission process; monitoring a blockchain network to identify at least one admission transaction, wherein the at least one admission transaction designates admission criteria; determining if the admission criteria satisfy a set of conditions for accessing the protected entity; and granting access to the client device when the admission criteria satisfies the set of conditions, wherein the access is access to the protected entity.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 15, 2019
    Date of Patent: August 24, 2021
    Assignee: Radware Ltd.
    Inventors: Alon Lelcuk, David Aviv
  • Patent number: 11102187
    Abstract: Systems, methods, and software are disclosed for managing workflow transactions including protected personal data (PPD) in regulated computing environments.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 20, 2019
    Date of Patent: August 24, 2021
    Assignee: Aetna Inc.
    Inventors: James Bartucca, Jeffrey Alan Leach
  • Patent number: 11095665
    Abstract: Systems, methods, and software for operating one or more content delivery nodes (CDN), which cache content for delivery to end users, are provided herein. In one example, content requests received from at least a first end user for the content at a first CDN are monitored to determine when the content requests comprise an attack on the first CDN. Responsive to the attack on the first CDN, a rate limit is established in the first CDN on at least the content requests received by the first CDN and an indication of the attack is transferred for delivery to at least a second CDN. Responsive to the indication of the attack, the rate limit is applied for further content requests received for the content at the second CDN.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 23, 2018
    Date of Patent: August 17, 2021
    Assignee: Fastly, Inc.
    Inventors: Artur Bergman, Tyler McMullen
  • Patent number: 11095660
    Abstract: Methods, systems, and devices of an encryption key distribution system. The encryption key distribution system includes a first computing device, a second computing device and a third computing device. The first computing device includes a memory configured to store a first distributed ledger. The first computing device includes an electronic control unit. The electronic control unit is configured to provide the first distributed ledger to the second computing device when the distance is less than a threshold distance. The electronic control unit is configured to receive a second distributed ledger from the second computing device. The electronic control unit is configured to verify the second computing device using the second distributed ledger. The electronic control unit is configured to receive an encryption key from the third computing device after the second computing device has been verified.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 30, 2019
    Date of Patent: August 17, 2021
    Assignee: Toyota Motor Engineering & Manufacturing North America, Inc.
    Inventors: Katsumi Nagata, Divya Sai Toopran
  • Patent number: 11093631
    Abstract: This application discloses a data access authority management method, apparatus, terminal device and storage medium. The data access authority management method comprises obtaining report metadata in Tableau, the report metadata comprises report ID; creating folder data in Portal platform, the folder data comprises at least one folder, and the folder comprises folder ID; creating a correlation relationship between the report ID and the folder ID in Portal platform; obtaining user class authority configuration request entered by user, the user class authority configuration request comprises user class ID and target folder ID; performing user class authority configuration based on the user class authority configuration request in Portal platform, so as to enable the user class corresponding to the user class ID to have access authority to access report metadata which is corresponded to the report ID corresponding to the target folder ID.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 28, 2018
    Date of Patent: August 17, 2021
    Assignee: PING AN TECHNOLOGY (SHENZHEN) CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Zhijie Tan, Yongjian Liang, Chuan Zhang
  • Patent number: 11089015
    Abstract: The present disclosure relates to systems, methods, and computer-readable media for securely verifying an identity of a user of a client device based on a signal transmitted by the client device. For example, systems disclosed herein include registering a client device and facility device via a cloud computing system to enable the client device and facility device to securely communicate a signal via a wireless connection. The systems disclosed herein additionally include determining whether a trigger condition applies based on a position of the client device relative to the facility device. The systems disclosed herein further include maintaining and updating a subset of user verification information to include personal verification of a registered user of the client device. Using the subset of user verification information, a biometric scanning device may efficiently and accurately verify an identity of an individual associated with the client device.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 15, 2019
    Date of Patent: August 10, 2021
    Assignee: MICROSOFT TECHNOLOGY LICENSING, LLC
    Inventors: Frank Gorgenyi, Matthew Thomas Beaver, Aidan George Purdy-Say, Bartosz Henryk Paliswiat, Jared Enoch Henderson, Brian Andrew Bowman, Peter Dawoud Shenouda Dawoud, Arvind Muthukrishnan
  • Patent number: 11082204
    Abstract: A method for generation of blocks for a partitioned blockchain includes: storing blocks comprising a partitioned blockchain, wherein each block includes a header and transaction entries; receiving transaction data entries for each of a plurality of subnets; generating a hash value of the header included in the most recently added block; generating a new block header, the new block header including the generated hash value, a timestamp, and a sequence of pairs including a pair for each of the plurality of subnets, each pair including a subnet identifier associated with the respective subnet and a merkle root of each of the transaction data entries received for the respective subnet; generating a new block, the new block including the generated new block header and the transaction data entries for each of the plurality of subnets; and transmitting the new block to a plurality of nodes associated with the partitioned blockchain.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 5, 2019
    Date of Patent: August 3, 2021
    Assignee: MASTERCARD INTERNATIONAL INCORPORATED
    Inventor: Steven Charles Davis
  • Patent number: 11070527
    Abstract: A protected link between a first computing device and a second computing device is set up, wherein communication over the protected link is to comply with a communication protocol that allows packets to be reordered during transit. A plurality of packets are generated according to a packet format that ensures the plurality of packets will not be reordered during transmission over the protected link, the plurality of packets comprising a first packet and a second packet. Data of the plurality of packets are encrypted for transmission over the protected link, wherein data of the first packet is encrypted based on the cryptographic key and a first value of a counter and data of the second packet is encrypted based on the cryptographic key and a second value of the counter.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 1, 2019
    Date of Patent: July 20, 2021
    Assignee: Intel Corporation
    Inventors: David J. Harriman, Raghunandan Makaram, Ioannis T. Schoinas, Kapil Sood, Yu-Yuan Chen, Vedvyas Shanbhogue, Siddhartha Chhabra, Reshma Lal, Reouven Elbaz
  • Patent number: 11062001
    Abstract: Methods, systems and computer program products for providing matrix transformation-based authentication are provided. Aspects include storing an original matrix having a plurality of cells. Each of the plurality of cells is in a selected state or an unselected state. Aspects also include receiving an original pin from a user device. The original pin includes a plurality of characters. Aspects also include selecting a bit operation. Aspects also include generating a modified matrix based on the original matrix, the original pin, and the bit operation. Aspects also include transmitting the modified matrix to the user device. Responsive to receiving a user authentication request comprising an authentication pin and an authentication matrix, aspects further include authenticating a user.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 2, 2019
    Date of Patent: July 13, 2021
    Assignee: INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS MACHINES CORPORATION
    Inventors: Mark Maresh, Colm Nolan, Juan F. Vargas, Michael J. Whitney