Trust in the pi-Calculus
Hepburn, M and Wright, D (2001) Trust in the pi-Calculus. In: Principles and Practice of Declarative Programming, September, 2001, Florence, Italy.
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We introduce a new system of trust analysis for concurrent
and distributed systems using the pi-calculus as a modelling tool. A Type system using boolean annotations
guarantees that no run-time errors due to untrusted data
being used in a trusted context are possible. We improve on other similar systems by introducing a safe environment in which trust-coercion can be performed based on the results of run-time checks. An algorithm for deducing the most general types for the type system is presented.
|Item Type:||Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)|
|Keywords:||pi calculus, run-time coercion, flow analysis, trust, annotations|
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|Deposited On:||12 Aug 2004|
|Last Modified:||18 Jul 2008 19:37|
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