Sabu M. Thampi, Bharat Bhargava, Pradeep K. Atrey
|Publisher||Chapman and Hall/CRC|
|File Size||5.62 MB|
In distributed, open systems like cyberspace, where the behavior of autonomous agents is uncertain and can affect other agents' welfare, trust management is used to allow agents to determine what to expect about the behavior of other agents. The role of trust management is to maximize trust between the parties and thereby provide a basis for cooperation to develop.