flyByNight: mitigating the privacy risks of social networking

  title={flyByNight: mitigating the privacy risks of social networking},
  author={Matthew M. Lucas and Nikita Borisov},
Social networking websites are enormously popular, but they present a number of privacy risks to their users, one of the foremost of which being that social network service providers are able to observe and accumulate the information that users transmit through the network. We aim to mitigate this risk by presenting a new architecture for protecting information published through the social networking website, Facebook, through encryption. Our architecture makes a trade-off between security and… CONTINUE READING
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