05832211 is referenced by 115 patents and cites 14 patents.

A network system server that provides password synchronization between a main data store and a plurality of secondary data stores is disclosed. The network server further includes a security server, which is coupled to the main data store, a plurality of clients, coupled to the security server for accessing the main data store wherein each client maintains a unique, modifiable password, and a password synchronization server, coupled to the security server and the plurality of secondary data stores, that provides password propagation synchronization to each of the secondary data stores from a user associated with one of the plurality of clients so that user is able to maintain a single, unique password among plurality of secondary data stores. The password propagation is imposed on the plurality of secondary data stores regardless of the current password status of the secondary data stores.

Title
Propagating plain-text passwords from a main registry to a plurality of foreign registries
Application Number
8/557755
Publication Number
5832211
Application Date
November 13, 1995
Publication Date
November 3, 1998
Inventor
Wayne Dube Sigler
Austin
TX, US
Ivan Matthew Milman
Austin
TX, US
George Robert Blakley III
Austin
TX, US
Agent
Andrew J Dillon
Brian F Russell
Jeffrey S LaBaw
Assignee
International Business Machines Corporation
NY, US
IPC
H04L 9/00
H04K 1/00
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