International Journal of Web Information Systems: Volume 4 Issue 4


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Access control and privacy in web‐based social networks

Barbara Carminati, Elena Ferrari

Web‐based social networks (WBSNs) are today one of the most relevant phenomena related to the advent of Web 2.0. The purpose of this paper is to discuss main security and privacy…


S2ProT: rank allocation by superpositioned propagation of topic relevance

Ola Ågren

The purpose of this paper is to assign topic‐specific ratings to web pages.


Automatic violent content web filtering approach based on the KDD process

Mohamed Hammami, Radhouane Guermazi, Abdelmajid Ben Hamadou

The growth of the web and the increasing number of documents electronically available has been paralleled by the emergence of harmful web pages content such as pornography…

DTD schema: a simple but powerful XML schema language

Mengchi Liu

The purpose of this paper is to describe a novel XML schema language called DTD Schema that solves major limitations of document type definition (DTD) and supports features that…

Arabic script language identification using letter frequency neural networks

Ali Selamat, Choon‐Ching Ng

With the rapid emergence and explosion of the internet and the trend of globalization, a tremendous number of textual documents written in different languages are electronically…

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