Authentication translation

  • US 10,929,512 B1
  • Filed: 01/27/2020
  • Issued: 02/23/2021
  • Est. Priority Date: 12/09/2011
  • Status: Active Grant
First Claim
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1. A system, comprising:

  • a first processor of a first device, wherein the first processor is configured to;

    based at least in part on a request associated with a user to access an external resource, establish a secure connection with the external resource; and

    communicate with a second processor using a restricted interface, wherein the second processor is configured to;

    receive a biometric input from a sensor, wherein the biometric input corresponds to at least one of a fingerprint, a feature usable for facial recognition, a voiceprint, a feature usable for a retina scan, or a typing feature; and

    access a record stored in a secure storage, wherein the record is associated at least with the external resource;

    retrieve, from the record, at least one of a password, a cookie, or a cryptographic key;

    perform a cryptographic operation;

    in response to determining that there is a match between the biometric input and a stored biometric template accessed by the second processor, facilitate a login of the user to the external resource at least in part by transmitting, via the established connection, output based at least in part on the at least one of the password, the cryptographic key, or the cookie retrieved from the record, and wherein the user is logged in to the external resource based at least in part on the output; and

    perform a secure backup of the record to a storage service, wherein a second device associated with the user is registered with the storage service, and wherein the record is downloaded from the storage service by the second device; and

    a memory coupled to the first processor and configured to provide the first processor with instructions.

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