A Protection Scheme for Mobile Agents on Java

  title={A Protection Scheme for Mobile Agents on Java},
  author={Daniel Hagimont and Leila Ismail},
This paper describes a protection scheme for mobile agents implemented on a Java environment. In this scheme, access to objects is controlled by means of software capabilities that can be exchanged between mutually suspicious agents. Each agent defines the access control rules that must be enforced when interacting with other agents. An important advantage of the proposed scheme is that the definition of the protection policy of an agent (i.e. how access rights are granted to other agents) is… CONTINUE READING
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