[E-Lang] Java 2 "Security" (was: Re: Welcome ChrisSkalkaandScottSmith of Johns Hopkins)

Jonathan S. Shapiro shap@cs.jhu.edu
Tue, 23 Jan 2001 08:54:49 -0500

Ben Laurie wrote:

> Fair enough. Nevertheless, this is something you can't defend against in
> a distributed capability system, which was my point. IIRC.

Yes you can. A distributed capability system can use an encrypted
transport to transmit capabilities between runtimes.