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A set of code for a peripheral device is installed on a host device. The set of code is used to control access to the peripheral device from the host device. The set of code also contains one or more subsets of code that can be used by software entities on the host device for access to the peripheral device. A software entity on a host device must be successfully authenticated with the set of code installed on the host device. Once the software entity is successfully authenticated, the set of code will provide access to the one or more subsets of code specific to the software entity. The one or more subsets of code can be used by the software entity to access the peripheral device.

Title
Systems for authentication for access to software development kit for a peripheral device
Application Number
12/124456
Publication Number
8621601 (B2)
Application Date
May 21, 2008
Publication Date
December 31, 2013
Inventor
Po Yuan
Milpitas
CA, US
Patricia Dwyer
San Carlos
CA, US
Farshid Sabet Sharghi
Los Altos Hills
CA, US
Bahman Quwami
San Jose
CA, US
Chieh Hao Yang
Sunnyvale
CA, US
Mei Yan
Cupertino
CA, US
Agent
Brinks Hofer Gilson & Lione
Assignee
SanDisk Technologies
TX, US
IPC
G06F 21/00
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