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A system and a method are described for selecting and initiating security services for communication across computer networks. Negotiation is facilitated between nodes of a computer network to determine whether a security service is to be used, and if so, what particular method of providing the security service will be used. Communication with a wide range of different computer systems using different methods of providing various security services is thereby facilitated.

Title
System and method for negotiating security services and algorithms for communication across a computer network
Application Number
8/583890
Publication Number
5784566
Application Date
January 11, 1996
Publication Date
July 21, 1998
Inventor
Richard R Wessman
Redwood City
CA, US
Arthur A Gleckler
Belmont
CA, US
Steven Viavant
Piedmont
CA, US
Assignee
Oracle Corporation
CA, US
IPC
H04L 9/28
G06F 13/38
G06F 13/14
G06F 15/16
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