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Dr. S. A. Vetha Manickam
SA Vetha Manickam, Ramanjaneyulu Rmanjaneyulu Padegal: Method and apparatus for rule-based masking of data. Verizon Data Services India Private, Verizon, Patent Management Group, February 19, 2009: US20090048997-A1

An approach is provided for de-personalizing data. Content from a data source is retrieved in response to a request by a user. A rule for masking data (e.g., web data) is determined, wherein the rule is specified in a profile associated with the user. A search, within the content, for data that sati ...


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Dr. S. A. Vetha Manickam
SA Vetha Manickam, S Saravanan Nattamai: Method and system for masking data. Verizon Data Services India Private, Verizon, Patent Management Group, February 19, 2009: US20090049512-A1

An approach is provided for masking data. A determination is made whether an action initiated by an authenticated user corresponds to one of a plurality of policies stored in a policy store, wherein the policies relate to whether data to be retrieved from a data source is to be masked. A new policy ...


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Dr. S. A. Vetha Manickam
SA Vetha Manickam, S Saravanan Nattamai: Method and apparatus for providing a data masking portal. Verizon Data Services India Private, Verizon, Patent Management Group, February 19, 2009: US20090049511-A1

An approach is provided for de-personalizing data. A request is received from an application for retrieval of data. An end user associated with the request is authenticated. A determination is made whether to mask the data based on the request and the authentication. In response to the determination ...


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Henry McKelvey, MIS
Henry A MCKELVEY, Jimmie D PETERMAN, Rose M UNDERWOOD, Emory L YOUNG: Method, system, and device for resetting network elements. Verizon Services, Verizon, Patent Management Group, September 10, 2009: US20090228696-A1

A system and method in accordance with exemplary embodiments may include detecting a fault associated with a network element that is communicatively coupled to a network. After detecting the fault, the network element may receive a reset signal in response to the fault detection. After receiving the ...


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Henry McKelvey, MIS
Jimmie D PETERMAN, Henry A MCKELVEY, Rosa M UNDERWOOD, Emory L YOUNG: Method and system for simplifying protocol analysis. Verizon Services, Verizon, Patent Management Group, March 25, 2010: US20100074124-A1

A system and method in accordance with exemplary embodiments may include receiving, from a user system, one or more protocol analysis request messages via a network, transmitting, to one or more multipurpose interface devices, one or more control signals based on the one or more protocol analysis re ...


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Henry McKelvey, MIS
Henry A McKelvey, Rosa M Underwood, Umang A Patel: Systems and methods for monitoring, troubleshooting and/or controlling a digital television. Verizon Services, Verizon, Patent Management Group, October 1, 2009: US20090244290-A1

A system for monitoring, troubleshooting, controlling, calibrating and/or configuring a digital television is provided. The system includes a functionality module configured to perform one or more functions of a digital television. The system includes a testing module associated with the digital tel ...


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George Louis Hughes, Craig Reding: Network data distribution system and method. Verizon, Patent Management Group, November 30, 2006: US20060271617-A1

Embodiments of a system and method for distributing network data to multiple nodes in a data communications network is described. Two data communication channels are provided for each node in the network. While one of the communication channels carries routing and flow control protocol messages, as ...


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Stefan A Fouant: Method and apparatus for detecting denial of service attacks. MCI, Verizon, Patent Management Group, November 30, 2006: US20060272018-A1

An approach is provided for supporting network security. A dataflow destined for an end user network is received. The dataflow is sampled according to a predetermined sampling rate. Flow information is generated from the sampled dataflow. The flow information is forwarded to a collector device for r ...


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Todd H Russell: System and method for identifying fiber optic cables. Verizon New England, Verizon, Patent Management Group, February 1, 2007: US20070025676-A1

A system is provided including a unique marker configured to engage an unknown optical fiber and an identification device configured to selectively engage the unknown optical fiber and detect the unique marker. A method is further provided including the steps of attaching a unique identifier to an u ...


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Christopher Morrow, James Gill: WAN defense mitigation service. MCI, Verizon, Patent Management Group, October 19, 2006: US20060236394-A1

A mitigation service may be used to mitigate a network attack in a network including a group of mitigation devices. Datagrams, intended for a customer that is subject of a network attack, may be received by at least one of the mitigation devices based on an anycast address associated with the mitiga ...