IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. - The Rise of Social Botnets: Attacks and Countermeasures

Author(s): Jinxue Zhang ; Rui Zhang ; Yanchao Zhang ; Guanhua Yan
Sponsor(s): IEEE Computer Society
Publisher: IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc.
Volume: PP
Page(s): 1
ISSN (Paper): 1545-5971
DOI: 10.1109/TDSC.2016.2641441
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Online social networks (OSNs) are increasingly threatened by social bots which are software-controlled OSN accounts that mimic human users with malicious intentions. A social botnet refers to a... View More

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