alexa Abstract | A Survey on Protection Techniques of Mobile Agents from Malicious Hosts
ISSN ONLINE(2320-9801) PRINT (2320-9798)

International Journal of Innovative Research in Computer and Communication Engineering
Open Access

OMICS International organises 3000+ Global Conferenceseries Events every year across USA, Europe & Asia with support from 1000 more scientific Societies and Publishes 700+ Open Access Journals which contains over 50000 eminent personalities, reputed scientists as editorial board members.

Open Access Journals gaining more Readers and Citations

700 Journals and 15,000,000 Readers Each Journal is getting 25,000+ Readers

This Readership is 10 times more when compared to other Subscription Journals (Source: Google Analytics)

Research Article Open Access


Mobile agent technology has become a new paradigm of distributed computing that can replace the conventional client-server model. Despite its many practical benefits, it results in significant new security threats from malicious agents and from malicious hosts. Many techniques for the first have been developed. The second problem seems to be much harder. We will focus on the second one. We found that there is not a single, comprehensive solution that provides complete protection of agents against malicious hosts. Existing solutions either only detect or to some extent prevent attacks on agents. This paper gives a comparative survey on of the main security issues related to the mobile agent paradigm. These issues include security threats, security requirements and techniques for keeping the mobile agent secure against malicious hosts.

To read the full article Peer-reviewed Article PDF image | Peer-reviewed Full Article image

Author(s): Somnath Dey, Prof. Dr. Devadatta Sinha

Share This Page

Additional Info

Loading Please wait..
Peer Reviewed Journals
Make the best use of Scientific Research and information from our 700 + peer reviewed, Open Access Journals
International Conferences 2017-18
Meet Inspiring Speakers and Experts at our 3000+ Global Annual Meetings

Contact Us

© 2008-2017 OMICS International - Open Access Publisher. Best viewed in Mozilla Firefox | Google Chrome | Above IE 7.0 version