With increase in the usage of the Internet, there has been an exponential increase in the use of online social media and networks on the Internet. Websites like Facebook, YouTube, LinkedIn, Twitter, Flickr, Instagram, Google+, FourSquare, Pinterest, Tinder, and the likes have changed the way the Internet is being used. However, widely used, there is a lack of understanding of privacy and security issues on online social media.

Privacy and security of online social media need to be investigated, studied and characterized from various perspectives (computational, cultural, psychological, etc.). Student completing the summer school will be able to appreciate various privacy and security concerns (spam, phishing, fraud nodes, identity theft) on Online Social networks, and will have hands-on experience on collecting, analyzing, and inferring some security and privacy aspects of OSN.

PSOSM

Scope

Who should attend?

Expectations from the participants

Speakers

Niloy Ganguly

Prof. Niloy Ganguly

IIT Kharagpur

Dr. Saikat Guha

Dr. Saikat Guha

Microsoft Research India

Prof. Anupam Joshi

Prof. Anupam Joshi

University of Maryland, Baltimore County

PK

Prof. Amitava Das

IIIT Sri City

Prof. Vasudeva Varma

Prof. Vasudeva Varma

IIIT Hyderabad

Organisers

Sponsors

ACM India IIIT-H IIIT-D KCIS KCIS

Finance Chair

Administrative Support

Kushagra Bhargava

Kushagra Bhargava

IIIT Delhi

Kumar Rishabh

Kumar Rishabh

IIIT Hyderabad

Email: pk@iiitd.ac.in