Apparatus for Securely Configuring A Target Device and Associated Methods
[pierson:wanda-patent]Timothy J. Pierson, Xiaohui Liang, Ronald Peterson, and David Kotz. Apparatus for Securely Configuring A Target Device and Associated Methods. U.S. Patent 10,574,298, February 25, 2020. Priority date 2015-06-23; Filing date 2016-06-23; Grant date 2020-02-25. Later revised as pierson:wanda-patent2.
Apparatus and method securely transfer first data from a source device to a target device. A wireless signal having (a) a higher speed channel conveying second data and (b) a lower speed channel conveying the first data is transmitted. The lower speed channel is formed by selectively transmitting the wireless signal from one of a first and second antennae of the source device based upon the first data. The first and second antenna are positioned a fixed distance apart and the target device uses a received signal strength indication (RSSI) of the first signal to decode the lower speed channel and receive the first data.
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Keywords: [authentication] [iot] [patent] [security] [wifi]
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