eBook Social Network Engineering for Secure Web Data and Services, 1st Edition

  • Luca Caviglione
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  • ISBN-10: 146663927X
  • ISBN-13: 9781466639270
  • DDC: 302.3
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 361 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2013 | Published/Released July 2013
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2013
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While the innovation and phenomenon of social network applications has greatly impacted society, the economy, and the technological pool of the internet; these platforms are not only used for content sharing purposes. They are also used to support and develop new services and applications.Social Network Engineering for Secure Web Data and Services provides empirical research on the engineering of social network infrastructures, the development of novel applications, and the impact of social network- based services over the internet. This comprehensive collection highlights issues and solutions developed to prevent security threats and introduce proper countermeasures for attacks on every level. This book is useful for professionals and researchers in the field of social network and web security.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Editorial Advisory Board.
List of Reviewers.
Table of Contents.
Detailed Table of Contents.
1: Fundamentals.
2: On Social Network Engineering for Secure Web Data and Services.
3: Identity, Credibility, and Trust in Social Networking Sites: Old Issues, New Mechanisms, and Current Challenges for Privacy and Security.
4: Access Control Models for Online Social Networks.
5: Applications.
6: Social Interactions and Automated Detection Tools in Cyberbullying.
7: Social Networks and Collective Intelligence: A Return to the Agora.
8: Distributed Social Platforms for Confidentiality and Resilience.
9: Retrieval of Personal Public Data on Social Networks: The Risks for Privacy.
10: Security.
11: Privacy Issues in Social Networks.
12: A Graph-Based Approach to Model Privacy and Security Issues of Online Social Networks.
13: Security and Privacy of Online Social Network Applications.
14: On the Use of Formal Methods to Enforce Privacy-Aware Social Networking.
15: Web Malware that Targets Web Applications.
Compilation of References.
About the Contributors.