Patent Number: 7,281,059

Title: Method for using a unique IP address in a private IP address domain

Abstract: Disclosed is a method for using a unique IP address for a limited period of time in a device connected to a LAN which includes a router and a LAN device. In the method, the LAN device sends a unique IP address request to the router to be allocated a unique IP address, when the LAN device needs a unique IP address. The LAN device returns the allocated unique IP address to the router after using the allocated unique IP address.

Inventors: Ryu; Young-Gyu (Suwon-shi, KR), Lee; Gi-Sik (Seoul, KR)

Assignee: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

International Classification: G06F 15/16 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 2019-10-09 0:00:00