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Trust relationships in a mobile agent system

Tan, Hock Kim and Moreau, Luc, (2001) Trust relationships in a mobile agent system Picco, Gian Pietro (ed.) At Fifth IEEE International Conference on Mobile Agents. , 15--30.

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The notion of trust is presented as an important component in a security infrastructure for mobile agents. A trust model that can be used in tackling the aspect of protecting mobile agents from hostile platforms is proposed. We define several trust relationships in our model, and present a trust derivation algorithm that can be used to infer new relationships from existing ones. An example of how such a model can be utilized in a practical system is provided.

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Published date: December 2001
Additional Information: Address: Atlanta, Georgia
Venue - Dates: Fifth IEEE International Conference on Mobile Agents, 2001-12-01
Organisations: Web & Internet Science


Local EPrints ID: 256399
ISBN: 3-540-42952-2
PURE UUID: 0ba378cb-a0f8-4a88-88db-f7f5a880e573
ORCID for Luc Moreau: ORCID iD

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Date deposited: 22 Mar 2002
Last modified: 18 Jul 2017 09:46

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Author: Hock Kim Tan
Author: Luc Moreau ORCID iD
Editor: Gian Pietro Picco

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