Access control and privacy in web-based social networks

  title={Access control and privacy in web-based social networks},
  author={Barbara Carminati and Elena Ferrari},
Purpose – Web-based social networks (WBSNs) are today one of the most relevant phenomena related to the advent of Web 2.0. The purpose of this paper is to discuss main security and privacy requirements arising in WBSNs, with a particular focus on access control, and to survey the main research activities carried out in the field. The social networking… CONTINUE READING