Towards Privacy-Preserving Content Sharing for Online Social Networks

  title={Towards Privacy-Preserving Content Sharing for Online Social Networks},
  author={Santi Phithakkitnukoon},
  journal={Proceedings of the 2018 ACM International Joint Conference and 2018 International Symposium on Pervasive and Ubiquitous Computing and Wearable Computers},
  • S. Phithakkitnukoon
  • Published 8 October 2018
  • Computer Science
  • Proceedings of the 2018 ACM International Joint Conference and 2018 International Symposium on Pervasive and Ubiquitous Computing and Wearable Computers
This paper presents presents an approach to preserve privacy for content sharing in online social networks. The approach is based on the concept of friendship strengths and social ties within a friendship circle. Friends can be categorized into different groups according to social strength e.g., close friends, just friends, and distant friends. Therefore, there are corresponding levels of privacy concerns. The paper describes a mechanism that categorizes a friend list based on "social context… 

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