Anonymity Metrics Revisited

  • Claudia Díaz
  • Published 2005 in Anonymous Communication and its Applications
In 2001, two information theoretic anonymity metrics were proposed: the effective anonymity set size and the degree of anonymity. Here, we propose an abstract model for a general anonymity system which is consistent with the definition of anonymity on which the metrics are based. We revisit entropybased anonymity metrics, and we apply them to Crowds, a… (More)