Global Patent Index - EP 1036372 A1

EP 1036372 A1 2000-09-20 - A REMOTELY ACCESSIBLE PRIVATE SPACE USING A FINGERPRINT

Title (en)

A REMOTELY ACCESSIBLE PRIVATE SPACE USING A FINGERPRINT

Title (de)

EIN ENTFERNT ZUGÄNGLICHER PRIVATER RAUMUNTER VERWEDNUNG VON FINGERABDRUCK

Title (fr)

ESPACE PRIVE ACCESSIBLE A DISTANCE AU MOYEN D'UNE EMPREINTE DIGITALE

Publication

EP 1036372 A1 (EN)

Application

EP 98965955 A

Priority

  • US 9823802 W
  • US 97034197 A

Abstract (en)

[origin: WO9926188A1] A method and apparatus for remote access to a private space (140) is provided. A private space (140) is set up in a remote system (140) accessible through a network (130). A user identification based on the user's fingerprint is associated with the private space. Fingerprint information is received from the user (420) to access the space, and compared to the user identification stored in the remote system (440). The private space is only accessible if the fingerprint information matches the user identification (450).

IPC 1-7 (main, further and additional classification)

G06K 9/00

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

G06F 12/00 (2006.01); G06F 21/32 (2013.01); G06F 21/62 (2013.01); G07C 9/00 (2006.01); G09C 1/00 (2006.01); H04L 9/32 (2006.01); G06F 1/00 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

G06F 21/32 (2013.01); G06F 21/6245 (2013.01); G07C 9/00158 (2013.01); H04L 9/3231 (2013.01); H04L 9/3263 (2013.01)

Citation (search report)

See references of WO 9926188A1

Designated contracting state (EPC)

DE GB

EPO simple patent family

WO 9926188 A1 19990527; AU 2196899 A 19990607; CN 1291313 A 20010411; EP 1036372 A1 20000920; JP 2001523903 A 20011127

INPADOC legal status


2003-05-07 [18D] DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN

- Ref Legal Event Code: 18D

- Effective date: 20020601

2000-09-20 [17P] REQUEST FOR EXAMINATION FILED

- Ref Legal Event Code: 17P

- Effective date: 20000603

2000-09-20 [AK] DESIGNATED CONTRACTING STATES:

- Ref Legal Event Code: AK

- Designated State(s): DE GB