A security-aware metamodel for multi-agent systems (MAS)
- Publication Type:
- Journal Article
- Information and Software Technology, 2009, 51 (5), pp. 832 - 845
- Issue Date:
Copyright Clearance Process
- Recently Added
- In Progress
- Closed Access
This item is closed access and not available.
This paper adopts a model-based security (MBS) approach to identify security requirements during the early stages of multi-agent system development. Our adopted MBS approach is underpinned by a metamodel independent of any specific methodology. It allows for security considerations to be embedded within any situated agent methodology which then prescribes security considerations within its work products. Using a standard model-driven engineering (MDE) approach, these work products are initially constructed as high abstraction models and then transformed into more precise models until code-specific models can be produced. A multi-agent system case study is used to illustrate the applicability of the proposed security-aware metamodel. © 2008 Elsevier B.V. All rights reserved.
Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item: