Corpus ID: 221319553

Identifying Coordinated Accounts in Disinformation Campaigns

  title={Identifying Coordinated Accounts in Disinformation Campaigns},
  author={K. Sharma and Emilio Ferrara and Y. Liu},
  • K. Sharma, Emilio Ferrara, Y. Liu
  • Published 2020
  • Political Science, Computer Science
  • ArXiv
  • Disinformation campaigns on social media, involving coordinated activities from malicious accounts towards manipulating public opinion, have become increasingly prevalent. There has been growing evidence of social media abuse towards influencing politics and social issues in other countries, raising numerous concerns. The identification and prevention of coordinated campaigns has become critical to tackling disinformation at its source. Existing approaches to detect malicious campaigns make… CONTINUE READING
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