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Abstract

Social networking sites are a rage among public now a days. Individuals’ keep themselves abreast of latest developments around them through these Online Social Networks (OSNs). With so many activities on OSNs, many a times users tend to reveal the information that may not be appeasing or morally acceptable by other users. Quite possible, though unknowingly, any user may enter into malpractices of spreading hatred among people by posting unethical and unacceptable material. Through this paper, the author has tried to resolves zooming issues of socially unacceptable postings by providing a new framework for controlling the user’s actions on OSNs and thereby trying to minimize the menace of notorious activities.

Keywords

Social networks security privacy spamming phishing malpractice credibility 

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© ICST Institute for Computer Science, Social Informatics and Telecommunications Engineering 2013

Authors and Affiliations

  • Gambhir Mohit
    • 1
  • Doja M.N.
    • 2
  • Moinuddin
    • 3
  1. 1.Jamia Millia IslamiaNew DelhiIndia
  2. 2.Dept. of Computer EngineeringNew DelhiIndia
  3. 3.Delhi Technological UniversityNew DelhiIndia

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