Defensive Publications are a method for the open source community to prevent the issuance of low quality software
patents. These publications serve as evidence to disclose to the examiner what is new and innovative within the
technology. Through Linux Defenders, developers collaborate with our team to ensure that these publications are
effective in protecting the freedom to create, invent and operate.
March 11, 2009
File Lock System
Current systems also fail to provide a means to encrypt only the sensitive portions of documents, such as an audio file attached to a text document.