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 23, 2011
Executable Integrity Verification
The ability to have an automatic process that verifies the integrity of any application would be of immense usefulness to any operating system, computer network, or computer user.