Protecting location privacy using location semantics

  title={Protecting location privacy using location semantics},
  author={Byoungyoung Lee and Jinoh Oh and Hwanjo Yu and Jong Kim},
As the use of mobile devices increases, a location-based service (LBS) becomes increasingly popular because it provides more convenient context-aware services. However, LBS introduces problematic issues for location privacy due to the nature of the service. Location privacy protection methods based on k-anonymity and l-diversity have been proposed to provide anonymized use of LBS. However, the k-anonymity and l-diversity methods still can endanger the user's privacy because location semantic… CONTINUE READING
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