An Insider Attacks Immune Mobile Agent System Using Context and Insider Aware Policy Language

Mobile Agent technology has made a revolution in the domain of Distributed Computing. However they are prone to a lot of external threats. In this paper, the authors address the Insider threats which are caused due to the Malicious Mobile Agents present inside a Mobile Agent Environment. They design an Access Control Framework enabled Mobile Agent platform in order to overcome the Insider threats. This Mobile Agent platform works on the basis of a Trust-Based Environment. They use the Context and Insider Aware Policy Language to make the Mobile Agent Environment suitable to evaluate the Mobile Agents accessing the system.

Provided by: International Research Association of Computer Science and Technology (IRACST) Topic: Mobility Date Added: Jun 2012 Format: PDF

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