Search

Rss Posts

Rss Comments

Login

 

Newegg Beats Patent Troll Over SSL and RC4 Encryption

Jul 29

New submitter codguy writes to note that a few days ago, and after a previous failed attempt to fight patent troll TQP Development in late 2013, Newegg has now beaten this troll in a rematch. From the linked post: “Newegg went against a company that claimed its patent covered SSL and RC4 encryption, a common encryption system used by many retailers and websites. This particular patent troll has gone against over 100 other companies, and brought in $45 million in settlements before going after Newegg.”
This follows on Intuit’s recent success in defending itself against this claim.


Read more of this story at Slashdot.

View source

Comments are closed.