Trust-\(\mathcal{X}\): An XML Framework for Trust Negotiations

  • Elisa Bertino
  • Elena Ferrari
  • Anna Cinzia Squicciarini
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 2828)


In this paper we present Trust-\(\mathcal{X}\), a comprehensive XML-based [9] framework for trust negotiations. The framework we propose takes into account all aspects related to negotiations, from the specification of the profiles and policies of the involved parties to the determination of the strategy to succeed in the negotiation. In the paper we present the system architecture, and describe the phases according to which negotiations can take place.


Digital Library Policy Language Negotiation Process Policy Exchange Policy Base 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Elisa Bertino
    • 1
  • Elena Ferrari
    • 2
  • Anna Cinzia Squicciarini
    • 1
  1. 1.Dipartimento di Informatica e ComunicazioneUniversità degli Studi di MilanoMilanoItaly
  2. 2.Dipartimento di Scienze Chimiche, Fisiche e MatematicheUniversità dell’Insubria ComoComoItaly

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