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A sneak into the Devil's Colony - Fake Profiles in Online Social Networks

@article{Wani2017ASI,
  title={A sneak into the Devil's Colony - Fake Profiles in Online Social Networks},
  author={Mudasir Ahmad Wani and Suraiya Jabin},
  journal={ArXiv},
  year={2017},
  volume={abs/1705.09929}
}
Online Social Networks (OSNs) play an important role for internet users to carry out their daily activities like content sharing, news reading, posting messages, product reviews and discussing events etc. At the same time, various kinds of spammers are also equally attracted towards these OSNs. These cyber criminals including sexual predators, online fraudsters, advertising campaigners, catfishes, and social bots etc. exploit the network of trust by various means especially by creating fake… CONTINUE READING
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