IPR Details
KDDI Corporation's Statement about IPR related to draft-kiyomoto-kcipher2-06

Submitted: November 20, 2012 under the rules in RFC 3979 as updated by RFC 4879

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

Holder legal name
KDDI Corporation

II. Patent Holder's Contact for License Application

Holder contact name
Kazuyasu Yamashita
Holder contact email
Holder contact info

General Manager
Intellectual Property Department, Technology Development Division, Technology Sector
3-10-10, Iidabashi, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo, Japan
T: +81-120-925-041
F: +81-3-6678-0219

III. Contact Information for the IETF Participant Whose Personal Belief Triggered this Disclosure

Shinsaku Kiyomoto
Other info

Senior Research Engineer
Information Security Laboratory, KDDI R&D Laboratories Inc.
2-1-15 Ohara, Fujimino-shi, Saitama, 356-8502 Japan
T: +81-49-278-7885
F: +81-49-278-7510

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

draft-kiyomoto-kcipher2 ("A Description of the KCipher-2 Encryption Algorithm")
Revisions: 06

V. Disclosure of Patent Information i.e., patents or patent applications required to be disclosed by RFC 3979 as updated by RFC 4879

A. For granted patents or published pending patent applications, please provide the following information:

Patent, Serial, Publication, Registration, or Application/File number(s)

See Additional Notes
Date: See Additional Notes
Country: See Additional Notes

Notes: Patents and patent applications:
JP 4750105, granted on May 27, 2011, Japan
US 7978851, granted on July 12, 2011, Japan
US appl. 13/068,253, applied on May 6, 2011, USA

B. Does this disclosure relate to an unpublished pending patent application?:

Has patent pending

VI. 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):

Royalty-Free, Reasonable and Non-Discriminatory License to All Implementers
Licensing information, comments, notes, or URL for further information

KDDI's willingness to license is conditioned on reciprocity for the above document.

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.

VII. Contact Information of Submitter of this Form

Submitter name
Satoshi Usui
Submitter email

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