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Title: Controlling user access to electronic resources without password

Described herein are devices and techniques for remotely controlling user access to a restricted computer resource. The process includes obtaining an image from a communication device of a user. An individual and a landmark are identified within the image. Determinations are made that the individual is the user and that the landmark is a predetermined landmark. Access to a restricted computing resource is granted based on the determining that the individual is the user and that the landmark is the predetermined landmark. Other embodiments are disclosed.
Inventors:
Issue Date:
OSTI Identifier:
1375940
Assignee:
ANGEL SECURE NETWORKS, INC. CHO
Patent Number(s):
9,740,846
Application Number:
14/720,970
Contract Number:
FG02-08ER5047
Resource Relation:
Patent File Date: 2015 May 25
Research Org:
ANGEL SECURE NETWORKS, INC., Old Town, ME (United States)
Sponsoring Org:
USDOE
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
97 MATHEMATICS AND COMPUTING

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