Security in Mobile agent systems with Locator mechanism

  title={Security in Mobile agent systems with Locator mechanism},
  author={Shilpa Budhkar and Anshita Mishra and Ferdous A. Barbhuiya and Sukumar Nandi},
  journal={2012 1st International Conference on Recent Advances in Information Technology (RAIT)},
The Mobile agent system is a distributed computing environment that is perceived as a flexible alternative to client server technology. The agents possessing different functionalities roam in the network executing a task in the target hosts. This helps in reducing network traffic to a large extent. The vulnerability of mobile agents to a variety of attacks is the prominent concern for this technology to be applied more extensively. The existing scenario of employing different architectures does… CONTINUE READING