Information Forensics & Security

Information Forensics & Security is a scientific journal published by the IEEE Signal Processing Society.

NetSpam

NetSpam: a Network-based Spam Detection Framework for Reviews in Online Social Media

NetSpam: a Network-based Spam Detection Framework for Reviews in Online Social Media Introduction: Nowadays, a big part of people rely on available content in social media in their decisions (e.g. reviews and feedback on a topic or product). The possibility that anybody can leave a review provide a golden opportunity for spammers to write spam …

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Distributed Denial of Service Flooding Attacks

Preventing Distributed Denial of Service Flooding Attacks with Dynamic Path Identifiers

Preventing Distributed Denial of Service Flooding Attacks with Dynamic Path Identifiers Introduction: In recent years, there are increasing interests in using path identifiers (PIDs) as inter-domain routing objects. However, the PIDs used in existing approaches are static, which makes it easy for attackers to launch distributed denial-of service (DDoS) flooding attacks. To address this issue, …

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Twitter Trends Manipulation

Twitter Trends Manipulation: A First Look Inside the Security of Twitter Trending

Twitter Trends Manipulation: A First Look Inside the Security of Twitter Trending Introduction: Twitter trends, a timely updated set of top terms in Twitter, have the ability to affect the public agenda of the community and have attracted much attention. Unfortunately, in the wrong hands, Twitter trends can also be abused to mislead people. In …

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