publication . Master thesis . 2016

Privacy in social networking sites

Λεονάρδος, Γεώργιος; Leonardos, Giorgos;
Open Access English
  • Published: 01 Jan 2016
  • Publisher: Πανεπιστήμιο Πειραιώς
  • Country: Greece
Abstract
The purpose of this study is to explore the aspects of privacy over the use of social networks web sites. More specific, we will show the types of social networks, their privacy mechanisms that are different in each social network site, their privacy options that are offered to users. We will report some serious privacy violations incidents of the most popular social networks sites such as Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn. Also, we will report some important surveys about social networks and preferences of their users. There is no denying that social networking has become a huge part of today’s information society. SNSs(Social Networks) are almost everywhere, example...
Subjects
free text keywords: Privacy, Social networking sites, Privacy violation, Privacy preferences, Mobile social networks, User privacy settings
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