Patent Number: 7,823,203

Title: Method and device for detecting computer network intrusions

Abstract: A method and device for detecting intrusion on a network utilizes a target server running software that is executed for a network client only upon receiving authorization from a monitoring server to execute the software. When an attempt to execute software on the target server by a client is not authorized, monitoring server notifies the system administrator of the unauthorized attempt.

Inventors: Hall; Robert J. (Berkeley Heights, NJ)

Assignee: AT&T Intellectual Property II, L.P.

International Classification: G06F 21/00 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 2018-10-26 0:00:00