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Method of Revoking a Capability Containing a Pointer Type Identifier Without Accessing the Capability

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000048429D
Original Publication Date: 1982-Jan-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Feb-08

Publishing Venue

IBM

Related People

Authors:
Plambeck, KE [+details]

Abstract

A capability is an unforgeable, though possibly copyable, data elementt that is given to a process to enable the process to access an object that the capability identifies.