Social spam, campaigns, misinformation and crowdturfing Conference Paper uri icon


  • © Copyright 2014 by the International World Wide Web Conferences Steering Committee. This tutorial will introduce peer-reviewed research work on information quality on social systems. Specifically, we will address new threats such as social spam, campaigns, mis- information and crowdturfing, and overview modern tech- niques to improve information quality by revealing and de- Tecting malicious participants (e.g., social spammers, con- Tent polluters and crowdturfers) and low quality contents.

author list (cited authors)

  • Lee, K., Caverlee, J., & Pu, C.

editor list (cited editors)

  • Chung, C., Broder, A. Z., Shim, K., & Suel, T.

publication date

  • January 1, 2014 11:11 AM