Is that really you?: an approach to assure identity without revealing real-name online

@inproceedings{Orita2009IsTR,
  title={Is that really you?: an approach to assure identity without revealing real-name online},
  author={Akiko Orita and Hisakazu Hada},
  booktitle={Digital Identity Management},
  year={2009}
}
Identity poisoning by fake-named account is caused not only by identity theft but also by valid accounts with impersonated screen-names. From users' perspective, screen-name is an identifier of other users without obtaining any credential information. To prove the originality of a user without revealing identifier information, we focused on linkability, an element of online identity. Not only the extent of linkability but also its direction assures the originality. We assumed that the existence… CONTINUE READING