Phoenix Technologies' Letter of Intent pertaining to the SPEKE patent and its relation to SRP and RFC 2945
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IPR Disclosure ID #63, "Phoenix Technologies Ltd.'s Statement about IPR related to RFC 2945 and SPEKE patent and SRP"
I. Patent Holder/Applicant ("Patent Holder")
- Holder legal name
- Phoenix Technologies Ltd.
II. Patent Holder's Contact for License Application
- Holder contact name
- Katherine Stolz
- Holder contact email
- Holder contact info
III. IETF Document or Other Contribution to Which this IPR Disclosure Relates
RFC2945 ("The SRP Authentication and Key Exchange System")
- Designations for Other Contributions
- SPEKE patent and SRP
IV. Disclosure of Patent Information i.e., patents or patent applications required to be disclosed by Section 6 of RFC 8179
A. For granted patents or published pending patent applications, please provide the following information:
- Patent, Serial, Publication, Registration, or Application/File number(s)
U.S. Patent Number 6,226,383
B. Does this disclosure relate to an unpublished pending patent application?:
- Has patent pending
V. Licensing Declaration
The Patent Holder states that its position with respect to licensing any patent claims contained in the patent(s) or patent application(s) disclosed above that would necessarily be infringed by implementation of the technology required by the relevant IETF specification ("Necessary Patent Claims"), for the purpose of implementing such specification, is as follows(select one licensing declaration option only):
- See Text Below for Licensing Declaration
- Licensing information, comments, notes, or URL for further information
This is to advise the IETF that Phoenix Technologies Ltd.
("Phoenix") has U.S. Patent Number 6,226,383 that may
relate to the IETF document RFC 2945 titled "The SRP
Authentication and Key Exchange System".
To the extent that this patent assigned to Phoenix is
necessary for implementation of RFC 2945 or any related
IETF standard, Phoenix will provide, upon written request,
to implementers of the relevant standard, a non-exclusive
license under reasonable and non-discriminatory terms.
Phoenix has licensed this technology to companies, and
accepts inquiries regarding licensing or evaluating the
SPEKE technology. For these inquiries, please contact our
security products department at:
Vice President, Security Products
Any questions or issues regarding this communication should
be directed to the Phoenix Technologies Legal Department.
Associate General Counsel
Phoenix Technologies Ltd
411 E. Plumeria Drive
San Jose, CA 95134
Note: The individual submitting this template represents and warrants that he or she is authorized by the Patent Holder to agree to the above-selected licensing declaration.
VI. Contact Information of Submitter of this Form
- Submitter name
- David Jablon
- Submitter email
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