Patent Number: 7,788,494

Title: Link key injection mechanism for personal area networks

Abstract: According to one embodiment, a method is disclosed. The method includes generating a link key at a secure component within a first personal area network device and injecting the link key into a protocol stack component database within the first device. The link key may further be transmitted to a second device. Other embodiments are described and claimed.

Inventors: Aissi; Selim (Beaverton, OR), Gadamsetty; Uma M. (Chandler, AZ)

Assignee: Intel Corporation

International Classification: H04L 9/32 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 8/31/12018