Patent Number: 6,167,522

Title: Method and apparatus for providing security for servers executing application programs received via a network

Abstract: A method and apparatus for providing security to a server running an application program received over a network is provided. The application program, along with a source identifier is received from a source computer. Access privileges to server resources are granted based on the source identifier. The application program is loaded into a predetermined, bounded region of memory.

Inventors: Lee; Jong Y. (Mountain View, CA), Dharmaraj; Satish K. (Santa Clara, CA)

Assignee: Sun Microsystems, Inc.

International Classification: G06F 21/00 (20060101); G06F 12/14 (20060101); G06F 1/00 (20060101); G06F 012/14 ()

Expiration Date: 12/26/2017