US Patent No. 9,237,426

DEVICE MESSAGING ATTACK DETECTION AND CONTROL SYSTEM AND METHOD


Patent No. 9,237,426
Issue Date January 12, 2016 
Title Device Messaging Attack Detection And Control System And Method
Inventorship Andrew Weiss, San Ramon, CA (US)
Assignee Location Labs, Inc., Emeryville, CA (US)

Claim of US Patent No. 9,237,426

1. A messaging control method comprising:
detecting at least one of incoming messages to a mobile device and outgoing messages from the mobile device;
determining by at least one processor a number of and a time proximity of the at least one of the incoming messages and the
outgoing messages;

limiting at least one of message transmission and message receipt by the mobile device based at least on the number and time
proximity of the at least one of the incoming messages and the outgoing messages; and

providing a notification to at least one user based at least on the number and time proximity of the at least one of the incoming
messages and the outgoing messages.