VirnetX Holding Corp. (AMEX: VHC) said it was recently awarded four new Internet security patents in Japan: JP Patent Nos. 5,377,562, 5,374,536, 5,374,535, and 5,377,455, and has received a notice of allowance in Canada, two additional notices of allowance in Japan, and six notices of allowance in the United States, which should result in several new patents.
Since 2006, VirnetX has been granted over 75 patents worldwide related to Internet security.
Patent development is attributed to the VirnetX research and development team, headed by VirnetX chief technical officer and Chief Scientist, Dr. Robert Dunham Short III, which includes the scientists who created the original inventions that are the basis of VirnetX´s patent portfolio.
VirnetX Holding is an Internet security software and technology company with patented technology for secure communications including 4G LTE security. For more information, visit www.virnetx.com.