Author(s): Abdelberi Chaabane, Gergely Acs and Mohamed Ali Kaafar

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Date: 6 Feb 2012

Document Type: Presentations

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Associated Event: NDSS Symposium 2012


We show how seemingly harmless interests, such as Music interests, can leak privacy sensitive information. We infer users’ undisclosed attributes using other users’ public attributes sharing similar interests. We validate our technique on more than 110K Profiles to show that it efficiently predicts attributes that are often hidden.