Sampling Labelled Profile Data for Identity Resolution

  Matthew Edwards, Stephen Wattam, Paul Rayson and Awais Rashid Abstract Identity  resolution  capability  for  social  networking profiles  is  important  for  a  range  of  purposes,  from  open-source intelligence  applications  to  forming  semantic  web  connections. Yet  replication  of  research  in  this  area  is  hampered  by  the  lack of  access  to  ground-truth  Read more…

Ethical and social challenges with developing autonomous agents to detect and warn potential victims of Mass-marketing fraud (MMF)

Monica Whitty, Matthew Edwards, Michael Levi, Claudia Peersman, Awais Rashid, Angela Sasse, Tom Sorell, Gianluca Stringhini ABSTRACT Mass-marketing frauds (MMFs) are on the increase. Given the amount of monies lost and the psychological impact of MMFs there is an urgent need to develop new and effective methods to prevent more Read more…