Credentials-Based Authorization: Evaluation and Implementation

Abstract of Plenary Lecture
  • Fred B. Schneider
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 4596)


Nexus is a new operating system that runs on computers equipped with tamperproof secure co-processors; it is designed to support the construction of trustworthy applications-applications where actions can be attributed with some measure of confidence and where trust assumptions are explicit.

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© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2007

Authors and Affiliations

  • Fred B. Schneider
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Computer Science, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York 14558U.S.A

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