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A Method for Controlling Access to a Web Site using a Mobile Device

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000237381D
Publication Date: 2014-Jun-16

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The IP.com Prior Art Database

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Inventors:
Anson Ng King Sun Wyatt Huang

Abstract

Disclosed is a method for using a mobile device of a user as a key to lock/unlock one or more pages of a web site to protect private data of the user on the web site. The method utilizes a unique identifier associated with the mobile device and the web site such as, but not limited to, the media access control address (MAC address) and user ID, to control access to different web pages of the web site.