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Evaluation of a query-obfuscation mechanism for the privacy protection of user profile

Autor
Estrada, J.; Rodríguez, A.; Parra-Arnau, J.; Forne, J.
Tipus d'activitat
Article en revista
Revista
Network Protocols and Algorithms
Data de publicació
2014-06-30
Volum
6
Número
2
Pàgina inicial
55
Pàgina final
92
DOI
https://doi.org/10.5296/npa.v6i2.5395 Obrir en finestra nova
Projecte finançador
CONSEQUENCE
Repositori
http://hdl.handle.net/2117/24215 Obrir en finestra nova
URL
http://www.macrothink.org/journal/index.php/npa/article/view/5395 Obrir en finestra nova
Resum
Traces related to our identity are left every day while we browse the Internet. Being the user’s information a very valued asset for most of the companies, user activities on Internet are permanently monitored, and the information obtained from this process is used by big advertising companies. Accurate user profiles are built based on web searches, tags, tweets and even clicks issued by users. Collecting and processing this huge amount of personal data represents a serious risk for the user...
Citació
Estrada, J. [et al.]. Evaluation of a query-obfuscation mechanism for the privacy protection of user profile. "Network Protocols and Algorithms", 30 Juny 2014, vol. 6, núm. 2, p. 55-92.
Paraules clau
Kullback-Leibler divergence, Privacy evaluation, Privacy protection, Profiling, Query obfuscation, Shannon’s entropy, User profile
Grup de recerca
SISCOM - Smart Services for Information Systems and Communication Networks

Participants

  • Estrada, Jose Antonio  (autor)
  • Rodríguez, Ana Fernanda  (autor)
  • Parra Arnau, Javier  (autor)
  • Forné, Jordi  (autor)