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Mobile Code for Key Propagation

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We introduce the concept of keylets, which are mobile code used to control the propagation of keys in a system, as well as a technique for mobile agent code security that involves encryption of partitioned code components. Keylets are used to support this technique by directing the distribution of keys that decrypt the encrypted components. Formalisation for keylet operations are presented, and a scenario illustrating the use of keylets to implement the technique for mobile agent code security is detailed.

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Tan, Hock Kim and Moreau, Luc, (2001) Mobile Code for Key Propagation Fischer, Klaus and Hutter, Dieter (eds.) At First International Workshop on Security of Mobile MultiAgent Systems (SEMAS'2001). , p. 10.

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Published date: May 2001
Additional Information: Address: Montreal, Canada
Venue - Dates: First International Workshop on Security of Mobile MultiAgent Systems (SEMAS'2001), 2001-05-01
Organisations: Web & Internet Science

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Local EPrints ID: 256396
URI: http://eprints.soton.ac.uk/id/eprint/256396
PURE UUID: c9ec177d-f7d8-4ac2-8c6c-6949cb1c145f
ORCID for Luc Moreau: ORCID iD orcid.org/0000-0002-3494-120X

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Date deposited: 20 May 2002
Last modified: 18 Jul 2017 09:46

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Contributors

Author: Hock Kim Tan
Author: Luc Moreau ORCID iD
Editor: Klaus Fischer
Editor: Dieter Hutter

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