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7013296 Using electronic security value units to control access to a resource  
A network utilizes electronic security value units to prevent unauthorized access to resources in the network. The network includes at least a resource manager and an electronic bank server (e.g.,...
7011246 Portable card reader and card settlement system  
A portable card reader device performs storing credit card inquiry information and freight information of a plurality of consumers that exist in a certain delivery area at a hard disk, reading...
7006979 Methods and systems for creating models for marketing campaigns  
Methods and systems for increasing efficiency of a marketing campaign are disclosed. The method uses a system including a database containing customer demographic data and includes the steps of...
6996547 Method for purchasing items over a non-secure communication channel  
A method for purchasing items over a non-secure communication channel uses a secure communication device. The secure communication device includes a host processor, a secure memory that includes a...
6990472 Telecommunications initiated data fulfillment system  
A system for providing a wide range of telecommunications initiated data fulfillment services in which a multi-function code, such as “*#” (star, pound), input into an originating tel...
6970854 System for remote signature writing  
A portable device may be configured to transmit a digital signature of a user to an Internet terminal for the user to complete a transaction requiring a signature. The portable device may be a...
6971007 Assured printing of documents of value  
The transmission and reproduction of an original document transferred via a data network can be assured when the printing mechanism generates a unique serial number for the document being printed....
6954793 Pre-paid data card authentication in a public wireless LAN access system  
A user (121, 122) can gain access to a Local Area Network (LAN) (20) on a fee basis without the risk of having to transmit an un-encrypted PIN at upon initial access. The user initially sends a...
6954740 Action verification system using central verification authority  
Architecture for central e-commerce authorization and verification using multiple Keys/Pins storage and central action verification means. Action Verification is provided between Action Initiating...
6954714 System and associated method for measuring communication data volume and type thereof  
It is an object of the invention to measure a communication data volume for each service type in measuring a communication data volume in a charging process and the like. The invention comprises a...
6948063 Securing electronic transactions over public networks  
An electronic message for transmission over a network, such as the Internet, is created by encrypting a first component with a first crypto-key, which is associated with a first network entity,...
6938019 Method and apparatus for making secure electronic payments  
In accordance with the present invention, consumers and merchants use computing devices connected to a network, such as the Internet, through wired and wireless means, wherein the consumer connects...
6931381 Methods and apparatus for authenticating the download of information onto a smart card  
Systems and methods for producing a digitally-computed acknowledgment of a delegated download event are disclosed. An information owner, such as the issuer of a smart card, delegates an information...
6931382 Payment instrument authorization technique  
A method is provided for protecting a payment instrument in non-face-to-face transactions. The payment instrument is issued by an issuing entity and associated with an authorized instrument holder....
6865559 Method and system in electronic commerce for inspection-service-based release of escrowed payments  
A method, apparatus, system, or computer program product facilitates trustworthy electronic commerce by providing an inspection-service-based release of an escrowed payment for a transaction...
6862496 Laundry system  
Purpose: To provide a laundry system with improved customer services by utilizing portable information terminals having a radiocommunication function such as mobile phones and PHS. Constitution:...
6859795 Method for carrying out transactions and device for realizing the same  
A method for effecting payments is suggested which allows protecting the financial interests of each participant of a payment during payments via open telecommunication nets from other...
6836764 Tiered interest rate revolving credit system and method  
A method and a system for operating a revolving credit program utilizing a table of tiered interest rates in which one of the interest rates is applied as a finance charge to a remaining...
6826547 Printer service denial  
In a system in which a user obtains documents, a method of controlling what is supplied to the user, the method including providing one or more user accounts for the user and providing the or each...
6820064 E-commerce consumables  
A consumable article includes a consumable item and a memory device. The memory device is organized to represent currency. Use of the consumable item causes the memory device to be reorganized. The...
6728878 Deferred billing, broadcast, electronic document distribution system and method  
An electronic document delivery system and method in which a broadcast center periodically sends a “catalog” of available documents to a receiving computer, thereby allowing a user to browse thr...
6636969 Digital signatures having revokable anonymity and improved traceability  
A method of authenticating electronic data is disclosed. In the preferred embodiment, when a Receiver makes a request to a Signer (e.g., a bank customer asks the bank to issue E-Coin), the Receiver...
6598031 Apparatus and method for routing encrypted transaction card identifying data through a public telephone network  
A personal computer transmits encrypted information identifying a transaction card, together with a serial number of an encryption unit in which the information way encrypted, over a public network...
6594644 Electronic gift certificate system  
An electronic gift certificate system is disclosed which distributes electronic gift certificates in the form of e-mail documents that include hyperlinks for automating the redemption process. When...
6594647 Real time bank-centric universal payment system  
An infrastructure for a real time bank-centric universal payment system (2) in which a central processing system (CPU) defines an electronic commerce trust system (1) formed from a plurality of...
6584568 Network provider loop security system and method  
The present invention involves a desktop administration system and method which allows a network administrator to remotely create, protect, and manage desktops and control file systems across a...
6496824 Session management over a stateless protocol  
A method for session management over a stateless protocol the steps of comparing a first plurality of identifiers contained in a first request with a second plurality of identifiers contained in a...
6453306 Internet commerce method and apparatus  
A system that permits commercial transactions over a network of computers is described. In one example, the network of computers supports communications between business relation data structures....
6434536 Methods and systems for commerce  
Methods and systems are offered to create, eliminate and/or modify trade channels. These can utilize a variety of communication media, including computer networks and the network of interconnected...
6404337 System and method for providing access to an unattended storage  
In one embodiment of the present invention, a system for access to an unattended storage device is described. The system includes a first transmitter for placing an order for an item with a...
6363363 System, method and article of manufacture for managing transactions in a high availability system  
An architecture is disclosed allowing a server to communicate bidirectionally with a gateway over a first communication link, over which service requests are initiated by the server. In response to...
6343284 Method and system for billing on the internet  
The present invention discloses an Internet billing method which can reject invalid orders with reliability, and which can be used without a credit card. In the present invention, a terminal makes...
6336095 Method for electronic merchandise dispute resolution  
A system for open electronic commerce having a customer trusted agent securely communicating with a first money module, and a merchant trusted agent securely communicating with a second money...
6298441 Secure document access system  
A method for downloading a document via a communications medium operatively associated with a communications interface, the method including receiving the document from the communications medium,...
6256393 Authorization and access control of software object residing in set-top terminals  
A method for providing authentication, authorization and access control of software object residing in digital set-top terminals creates a fingerprint ("signature") for each software object,...
6236972 Method and apparatus for facilitating transactions on a commercial network system  
A method and device for using a computer to facilitate a transaction of secondary market shares of an investment company such as a mutual fund between a buyer and a seller, having the steps of: a...
6196461 Value data charging method and system for implementing the same  
A value charging apparatus for writing value data to an electronic storage device includes an apparatus main body having a processor, a cash inserting portion for accepting cash, and an interface...
6185307 Cryptography security for remote dispenser transactions  
The invention relates to providing secure transactions with a tag and POS device associated with a host network authorization system. In doing so, the tag is adapted to bi-directionally communicate...
6185545 Electronic payment system utilizing intermediary account  
Payments in cash are submitted to a merchant at a point of sale. The payment transaction is effected electronically to credit the end user's intermediary account. Subsequent electronic...
6178409 System, method and article of manufacture for multiple-entry point virtual point of sale architecture  
A server communicates bidirectionally with a gateway over a first communication link, over which service requests flow to the server for one or more merchants and/or consumers. Service requests are...
6161183 Data verifying method apparatus for creating data to be verified and data verifying apparatus  
A token 12 creates utilization history information and sends the information to an information processing unit 11 and simultaneously creates an verification value and stores the value in a...
6076078 Anonymous certified delivery  
A number of fault-tolerant methods for purchasing digital goods with a digital token over a network in which the token's value resides either with a customer or a merchant are disclosed. One...
6073237 Tamper resistant method and apparatus  
A method for securing data in a tamper resistant fashion on a computer connected to a network. The presence of a user on a network is established using one protocol with routine operations...
6049786 Electronic bill presentment and payment system which deters cheating by employing hashes and digital signatures  
An electronic bill presentment and payment system includes multiple biller computers, a bill presentment computer, and multiple customer computers. Each biller computer stores complete bills for...
6041316 Method and system for ensuring royalty payments for data delivered over a network  
A method and system for delivering data over a communication network which ensures proper payment of royalties while preserving free access to data for purposes such as browsing or research. An...
6029150 Payment and transactions in electronic commerce system  
A method of payment in an electronic payment system wherein a plurality of customers have accounts with an agent. A customer obtains an authenticated quote from a specific merchant, the quote...
6026163 Distributed split-key cryptosystem and applications  
A distributed split-key cryptosystem and application in a public-key setting wherein each of a plurality of trustees independently selects his own secret-public key pair. The trustees combine their...
6002771 Method and system for regulating discounts on merchandise distributed through networked computer systems  
The present invention provides a method and system for regulating discounts on merchandise distributed through networked computer systems. The method and system involve the use of discount coupons...
5991412 Method for protectedly debiting an electronic payment means  
The invention relates to a method for protected transactions involving a so-called smart card and a terminal, such as a cash register. In order to prevent the smart card from simultaneously...
5991411 Method and means for limiting adverse use of counterfeit credit cards, access badges, electronic accounts or the like  
A system for rejecting second and subsequent copies of an informationally-equivalent card or badge asserted into a client/server system by processing only those cards having transaction histories...
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