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ABSTRACT

Social networks represent a new range of online uses that pose a series of challenges to the security community. While these networks provide new opportunities for interaction and socialization among users, the overwhelming amount of information generated, exchanged, and redistributed by users demands the adoption of new tools and techniques to search, analyze and secure online data, which are the subject of this paper. An understanding of the implications of online social networking to human social interaction and societal structure will bring new ideas and challenges to consumers, businesses, and governments worldwide. This report analyzes the social network phenomenon, focusing on its security implications and perspectives on potential future development paths. 



KEYWORDS

Social Network, Security, Predictions, Trends.

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THE INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF FORENSIC COMPUTER SCIENCE - IJoFCS

Volume 5, Number 1, pp 60-79, DOI: 10.5769/J201001007 or http://dx.doi.org/10.5769/J201001007


Security Aspects and Future Trends of Social Networks


By Anchises de Paula



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