Method and arrangement for automatically controlling access between a computer and a communication network
2002 (English)Patent (Other (popular science, discussion, etc.))
The present invention relates to a device and method for increasing the security for a computer or server adapted for communication with a communication network, for example the Internet. The method for automatically controlling access between the computer and the communication network is arranges the access to be dependent on user activity. The user activity is determined by monitoring signal activity between the computer and at least one input/output device adapted for communication with the computer, and the user activity being defined as detection of signal activity between the computer and the input/output device. Access to the communication network is only allowed if user activity is occurring or has occurred in a predetermined time period.
Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
Electrical Engineering, Electronic Engineering, Information Engineering
IdentifiersURN: urn:nbn:se:kth:diva-51333OAI: oai:DiVA.org:kth-51333DiVA: diva2:463890
SE 525304-C2 (2005-01-25)
EP 1502171 (2007-08-01); CN 100346248 (2007-10-31); JP 4437043-B2 (2010-03-24); US 8341735-B2 (2012-12-25)2011-12-122011-12-122013-08-07Bibliographically approved