Issue No. 04 - April (2005 vol. 38)
DOI Bookmark: http://doi.ieeecomputersociety.org/10.1109/MC.2005.132
P. Oscar Boykin , University of Florida
Vwani P. Roychowdhury , University of California, Los Angeles
Social networks are useful for judging the trustworthiness of outsiders. An automated antispam tool exploits the properties of social networks to distinguish between unsolicited commercial e-mail—spam—and messages associated with people the user knows.
e-mail, spam, Internet, communities, social networks
P. O. Boykin and V. P. Roychowdhury, "Leveraging Social Networks to Fight Spam," in Computer, vol. 38, no. , pp. 61-68, 2005.