Distributed protocol for authorisation

Irvine, J. (2009) Distributed protocol for authorisation. WO/2009/044132.

Full text not available in this repository.Request a copy from the Strathclyde author


A decentralised, distributed approach to performing authorisation involves receiving an authorisation request at a service providing device, for example 'Carol', and then retrieving trust information from other peer devices in the network. The gathered information is used by the device 'Carol' to make a well-informed authorisation decision.