FaceCloak: An Architecture for User Privacy on Social Networking Sites

@article{Luo2009FaceCloakAA,
  title={FaceCloak: An Architecture for User Privacy on Social Networking Sites},
  author={Wanying Luo and Qi Xie and U. Hengartner},
  journal={2009 International Conference on Computational Science and Engineering},
  year={2009},
  volume={3},
  pages={26-33}
}
Social networking sites, such as MySpace, Facebook and Flickr, are gaining more and more popularity among Internet users. As users are enjoying this new style of networking, privacy concerns are also attracting increasing public attention due to reports about privacy breaches on social networking sites. We propose FaceCloak, an architecture that protects user privacy on a social networking site by shielding a user's personal information from the site and from other users that were not… 

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