Patent Portfolio

Last updated: December 2, 2021

The following patents and their foreign counterparts are part of HID® Prox and Indala® Technology Licensing Program:

US 7392943
US 7439862
US 7407110
US 7586413
US 8322608
US 8183980
US 8358783


Multi-Frequency Readers
HID RFID readers that support both high-frequency (13.56 MHz) and low-frequency (125 kHz) credentials, including the Signo™, multiCLASS®, pivCLASS® (e.g., RP10, RP40, RPK40, RPKCL40), iCLASS SE® Reader Module, and OMNIKEY® 5127CK and 5427 CK, may be protected by the following patents and their foreign counterparts:

US 7,439,862
US 8,967,476
AU 2005202015
CA 2507277
CN 1722521
DE 602005013321
EP 1605391
ES 2324223T3
IN 318197
JP 4815148
JP 5043062


pivCLASS Solutions
HID’s pivCLASS Solutions (including the pivCLASS Readers, pivCLASS Authentication Module (PAM), and pivCLASS Reader Services) may be protected by the following patents and their foreign counterparts:

US 9092016
US 9769164


OSDP Transparent Mode
HID Global developed the Transparent Mode of the Open Supervised Device Protocol (OSDP). Implementation of OSDP Transparent Mode may practice one or more of the following patents owned by HID:

EP 1384212
EP 1384369
EP 1384370
US 7225465
US 7316030
US 7363486
US 7853789
US 8028083


If you are interested in licensing HID Global’s patents related to Transparent Mode, please contact us at [email protected] with your request.

Signo Reader Design
The HID Signo line of readers and iCLASS SE RB25F (now Signo Biometric Reader 25B) are protected by following design patents/registrations and their foreign counterparts:

AU 201813615
AU 201815430
AU 201817539
AU 201910991
CA 181933
CN ZL201830308351.8
CN 305412716
CN ZL201830308709.7
CN ZL201830723353.3
EU 005309564-0001
EU 005887866-0001
GB 90058878660001
GB 90053095640001
GB 90053095640002
GB 90053095640003
GB 90053095640004
GB 90053095640005
GB 90053095640006
GB 90053095640007
GB 90053095640008
GB 90053095640009
GB 90053095640010
GB 90053095640011
GB 90053095640012
GB 90053095640013
GB 90053095640014
IN 306804
IN 306805
IN 306806
MX 58298
US D867916
US D883282


Visually Impaired Mode
HID’s Visual Impaired Mode feature available on Signo™ 20K and 40K Keypad Readers is protected by the following patent(s) and their foreign counterparts:

US 10983601


Velocity Check
HID’s Velocity Check feature (available on Signo™, iCLASS SE, pivCLASS, and multiCLASS SE® Readers) is protected by the following patents and their foreign counterparts:

US 9548973
US 10403064


HID Global has a large and growing patent portfolio in the areas of biometrics and smart imaging. Lumidigm® products are covered by one or more of the issued patents listed here.

Lumidigm’s US patents include:

US9061899
US9060688
US9016577
US9007175
US8971593
US8913800
US8872908
US8840020
US8831297
US8787630
US8781181
US8763917
US8731250
US8651383
US8570149
US8544747
US8355545
US8285010
US8229185
US8184873
US8175346
US8165357
US7995808
US7899217
US7890158
US7835554
US7831072
US7819311
US7804984
US7801339
US7801338
US7751594
US7735729
US7668350
US7627151
US7620212
US7613504
US7545963
US7539330
US7508965
US7460696
US7440597
US7394919
US7386152
US7347365
US7263213
US7203345
US7147153
US6816605
US6628809
US6560352


Lumidigm’s foreign patents include:

2393040
2397969
1789908
602005039082.0
ZL201010587981.6
2372604
ZL200780031781.9
ZL200680038579.4
ZL200480009307.2
1700246
ZL200580017952.3
159108
1711831611541
602004030549.9
ZL200680014517.X
1839233
602006016549.8-08
1825416
1397667
ZL200480041398.8
10-0871349
ZL02812136.8
ZL00814024.3
202251767
1582914020251
10-0742713
2002239928
60211678T2
1380015
ZL02809861.7
148301
ZL200580048430.X
1217948
60021738.3-08
775204
60232794


Foreign counterparts to above in other jurisdictions.