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Optimizing Graph Structure for Targeted Diffusion

@article{Yu2020OptimizingGS,
  title={Optimizing Graph Structure for Targeted Diffusion},
  author={Sixie Yu and Leonardo A. B. T{\^o}rres and Scott Alfeld and Tina Eliassi-Rad and Yevgeniy Vorobeychik},
  journal={ArXiv},
  year={2020},
  volume={abs/2008.05589}
}
The problem of diffusion control on networks has been extensively studied, with applications ranging from marketing to controlling infectious disease. However, in many applications, such as cybersecurity, an attacker may want to attack a targeted subgraph of a network, while limiting the impact on the rest of the network in order to remain undetected. We present a model POTION in which the principal aim is to optimize graph structure to achieve such targeted attacks. We propose an algorithm… Expand

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