Patent Number: 7,788,708

Title: Systems and methods for delegating information technology authorization to at least one other person

Abstract: A system for delegating authorization relating to an information technology resource is described. The system includes a processor and memory in electronic communication with the processor. A user database is stored in the memory. The user database includes a plurality of user identifications and trusted circle data. Instructions are stored in the memory and are executable to add a new user to the trusted circle data and to provide a user interface for the new user so that the new user is capable of resetting a password for an account owner or of reinstating an account for the account owner.

Inventors: Doane; David A. (Draper, UT), Walker; Douglas Jock (Springville, UT)

Assignee: PresenceID, Inc.

International Classification: G06F 7/04 (20060101); H04L 29/06 (20060101); H04L 9/32 (20060101); G06F 12/14 (20060101); G06F 21/00 (20060101); G06F 7/00 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 8/31/12018