Towards robust trust establishment in web-based social networks with socialtrust Conference Paper uri icon


  • We propose the SOCIALTRUST framework for tamper-resilient trust establishment in online social networks. Two of the salient features of SOCIALTRUST are its dynamic revision of trust by (i) distinguishing relationship quality from trust; and (ii) incorporating a personalized feedback mechanism for adapting as the social network evolves.

author list (cited authors)

  • Caverlee, J., Liu, L., & Webb, S.

citation count

  • 13

editor list (cited editors)

  • Huai, J., Chen, R., Hon, H., Liu, Y., Ma, W., Tomkins, A., & Zhang, X.

publication date

  • January 2008