Industry-wide EoU in Multi-factor Authentication Portfolio


2 Assets, 2 Claim Charts

Multi-Factor Authentication (MFA) is relevant for cloud computing, banking, and mobile communication fields. The patents in the offered patent portfolio are related to authentication systems for network resources. The patents claim methods and systems for multi-factor authentication which facilitates authentication of a suspect user seeking access to a network resource from an access authority of a computer network. The offered patent portfolio consists of a distinct patent family with a priority date of 2001, i.e. over a decade before multi-factor authentication started to be discussed by industry players and making this a foundational patent in this area.