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Jeffrey C Smith, Jean Christophe Bandini: Electronic document delivery system in which notification of said electronic document is sent to a recipient thereof. Tumbleweed Software Corporation, Michael A Glenn, Donald M Hendricks, August 4, 1998: US05790790 (855 worldwide citation)

An electronic document delivery system and methods of its use are provided. A document, preferably in a portable format, is forwarded to a remote server (e.g. using HTTP to "push" the document to the server). The server sends a generic notification of the document to an intended recipient, and the r ...


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Jeffrey C Smith, Jean Christophe Bandini: Private, trackable URLs for directed document delivery. Tumbleweed Communications, Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom, February 20, 2001: US06192407 (501 worldwide citation)

A document delivery architecture dynamically generates a private Uniform Resource Locator (URL) to distribute information. Each private URL (“PURL”) uniquely identifies an intended recipient of a document, the document or set of documents to be delivered, and (optionally) other parameters specific t ...


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Jeffrey C Smith, Jean Christophe Bandini: Method and system for dynamic server document encryption. Tumbleweed Communications, James D Ivey, Michael A Glenn, May 9, 2000: US06061448 (417 worldwide citation)

A method and system are provided for secure document delivery over a wide area network, such as the Internet. A sender directs a Delivery Server to retrieve an intended recipient's public key. The Delivery Server dynamically queries a certificate authority and retrieves the public key. The public ke ...


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Jeffrey C Smith, Jean Christophe Bandini: Distributed dynamic document conversion server. Tumbleweed Communications, James D Ivey, Michael A Glenn, September 12, 2000: US06119137 (331 worldwide citation)

A document delivery server dynamically customizes the format of a document to be delivered, based on the capabilities of the recipient and the type of document to be delivered. The server enables transparent delivery of formatted documents, regardless of the capabilities of the recipient. For exampl ...


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Jeffrey C Smith, Jean Christophe Bandini, Randy Shoup: Method and apparatus for delivering documents over an electronic network. Tumbleweed Communications, Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom, May 7, 2002: US06385655 (211 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus are provided for securely delivering documents over an electronic network while preserving document formatting. The invention also provides security that restricts access to the system to an authorized user. A document is sent from a sending computer to a dedicated server, usi ...


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Jeffrey C Smith, Jean Christophe Bandini: Electronic document delivery system in which notification of said electronic document is sent a recipient thereof. Tumbleweed Communications, Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom, November 26, 2002: US06487599 (179 worldwide citation)

An electronic document delivery system and methods of its use are provided. A document preferably in a portable format is forwarded to a remote server (e.g. using HTTP to “push” the document to the server). The server sends a generic notification of the document to an intended recipient and the reci ...


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Jeffrey C Smith, Jean Christophe Bandini: Private, trackable URLs for directed document delivery. Tumbleweed Communications, Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom, March 4, 2003: US06529956 (135 worldwide citation)

A document delivery architecture dynamically generates a private Uniform Resource Locator (URL) to distribute information. Each private URL (“PURL”) uniquely identifies an intended recipient of a document, the document or set of documents to be delivered, and (optionally) other parameters specific t ...


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Jean Christophe Bandini, Daryl Odnert, Dmitry Dolinsky: Method and system for filtering communication. Tumbleweed Communications, Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom, October 3, 2006: US07117358 (101 worldwide citation)

A e-mail relay provides message filtering services to an e-mail network. The e-mail relay monitors incoming communication and intercepts e-mail messages. The e-mail relay compares attributes of the messages to data derived from SPAM messages, which is stored in a SPAM database. The e-mail relay rest ...


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Jeffrey C Smith, Jean Christophe Bandini: Solicited authentication of a specific user. Tumbleweed Communications, Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom, April 20, 2004: US06725381 (91 worldwide citation)

Secure web-based messaging according to a “push” paradigm is augmented by specific, intended recipient authentication. In particular, a document can be sent to a specified, intended recipient through the Web using e-mail recipient notification, and the recipient is authenticated prior to delivering ...


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Jeffrey C Smith, Jean Christophe Bandini: Method and system for binary data firewall delivery. Tumbleweed Communications, Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom, December 31, 2002: US06502191 (80 worldwide citation)

A method and system sends documents from a desktop computer inside an intranet through a series of firewalls and/or proxy servers to a server residing on the Internet. A computer in an intranet system protected by a firewall or proxy server uses a software application to access the Internet. The sof ...