Issue No. 06 - November-December (2003 vol. 1)
Dakshi Agrawal , IBM T.J. Watson Research Center
Dogan Kesdogan , Aachen University of Technology
<p>Anonymity services hide user identity at the network or address level but are vulnerable to attacks involving repeated observations of the user. Quantifying the number of observations required for an attack is a useful measure of anonymity.</p>
anonymity, traffic analysis, evaluation and measurement of anonymity
D. Agrawal and D. Kesdogan, "Measuring Anonymity: The Disclosure Attack," in IEEE Security & Privacy, vol. 1, no. , pp. 27-34, 2003.