07591020 is referenced by 159 patents and cites 44 patents.

A method or system for providing a level of data security dependent on the location of the user of a wireless device is disclosed. One exemplary embodiment relates to a method of adjusting security for a network user node in communication with a network based upon the location of the node. The method is performed by determining the location of a network user node, selecting a single level of security from a group of more than two security levels based on the determined location, and modifying the security protection for the network user node based upon the selected level of security.

Title
Location based security modification system and method
Application Number
10/53013
Publication Number
7591020 (B2)
Application Date
January 18, 2002
Publication Date
September 15, 2009
Inventor
Ray Combs
San Jose
CA, US
David Kammer
Seattle
WA, US
Agent
Foley & Lardner
Assignee
Palm
CA, US
IPC
G06F 11/30
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