Issue No. 08 - August (2006 vol. 39)
DOI Bookmark: http://doi.ieeecomputersociety.org/10.1109/MC.2006.257
Joseph S. Kong , University of California, Los Angeles
Behnam A. Rezaei , University of California, Los Angeles
Nima Sarshar , University of California, Los Angeles
Vwani P. Roychowdhury , University of California, Los Angeles
P. Oscar Boykin , University of Florida
A distributed spam-filtering system that leverages e-mail networks' topological properties is more efficient and scalable than client-server-based solutions. Large-scale simulations of a prototype system reveal that this approach achieves a near-perfect spam detection rate while minimizing bandwidth cost.
spam, e-mail networks
N. Sarshar, J. S. Kong, P. O. Boykin, B. A. Rezaei and V. P. Roychowdhury, "Collaborative Spam Filtering Using E-Mail Networks," in Computer, vol. 39, no. , pp. 67-73, 2006.