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IPR Details
Certicom's Patent statement pertaining to draft-ietf-ipsec-ike-ecc-groups

The text of the original IPR disclosure is available in the disclosure history.

Submitted: September 14, 1999 under the rules in RFC 2026.

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I. Patent Holder/Applicant ("Patent Holder")

Holder legal name Certicom Corp.

II. Patent Holder's Contact for License Application

Holder contact name Bruce MacInnis
Holder contact email
Holder contact info

Director of Licensing
200 Matheson Blvd. West, Mississauga, Ontario
Canada L5R 3L7
T: 905-507-9343
F: 905-507-9406

III. IETF Document or Other Contribution to Which this IPR Disclosure Relates

draft-ietf-ipsec-ike-ecc-groups ("Additional ECC Groups For IKE and IKEv2")

IV. Licensing Declaration

The Patent Holder states that its position with respect to licensing any patent claims contained in the patent(s) or patent application(s) disclosed above that would necessarily be infringed by implementation of the technology required by the relevant IETF specification ("Necessary Patent Claims"), for the purpose of implementing such specification, is as follows(select one licensing declaration option only):

Licensing See Text Below for Licensing Declaration
Licensing information, comments, notes, or URL for further information

This is to advise the IETF that Certicom believes it has rights under patents
and/or pending applications that relate to the internet draft
"draft-ietf-ipsec-ike-ecc-groups-01.txt". These include, but are not limited to,
patents and/or pending applications for techniques for performing elliptic curve
point compression, performing public key validation (including domain parameter
validation), thwarting small subgroup attacks, and various computational
techniques. If part of the draft submitted by Certicom is included in a standard and
Certicom has patents and/or pending application(s) that are essential to
implementation of such included part in said standard, Certicom is prepared to
grant a license on such included part on reasonable, non-discriminatory terms and
conditions, provided that the licensee provides a similar grant for any relevant
patents under their control to Certicom.

Note: The individual submitting this template represents and warrants that he or she is authorized by the Patent Holder to agree to the above-selected licensing declaration.

V. Contact Information of Submitter of this Form

Submitter name Simon Blake-Wilson
Submitter email

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