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Whitty, Monica T.; Edwards, Michael; Levi, M.; Peersman, C.; Rashid, A.; Sasse, A.; Sorell, Tom; Stringhini, G.
Publisher: ACM
Languages: English
Types: Conference object
Subjects: BF, ACM proceedings, mass-marketing fraud, online scams, cybercrime, cybersafety, T1, B1
Mass-marketing frauds (MMFs) are on the increase. Given the amount of monies lost and the psychological impact of MMFs there is an urgent need to develop new and effective methods to prevent more of these crimes. This paper reports the early planning of automated methods our interdisciplinary team are developing to prevent and detect MMF. Importantly, the paper presents the ethical and social constraints involved in such a model and suggests concerns others might also consider when developing automated systems.
  • The results below are discovered through our pilot algorithms. Let us know how we are doing!

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