This preliminary prior art search report presents the mappings of the various elements of claim 1 of U.S. Patent No. 7,181,252 (‘252 Patent), titled “System and method for performing security functions of a mobile station”, from assignee Pineapple34, LLC, published on 20 February 2007.
The patent discloses a communications system comprising a mobile station that communicates via a communications network, wherein the mobile station comprises a ringer capable of generating a ringing tone, a receiver configured to receive at least one security message with at least one security function that actuates the ringer to continuously generate a ringing tone, a controller coupled to the ringer and the receiver to interpret the security message and perform the security function, and a user-identifying device configured to generate data identifying a user of the mobile station.
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