A Privacy Preserving Reputation Protocol for Web Service Provider Selection

Omar Hasan, Lionel Brunie, Ernesto Damiani
<span title="">2011</span> <i title="IEEE"> <a target="_blank" rel="noopener" href="https://fatcat.wiki/container/ma4kgqf4lnhyfahyj2jlhr2usy" style="color: black;">2011 IEEE 35th Annual Computer Software and Applications Conference Workshops</a> </i> &nbsp;
Reputation systems offer web service consumers an effective solution for selecting web service providers who meet their Quality of Service (QoS) expectations. A reputation system computes the reputation of a provider as an aggregate of the feedback submitted by consumers. Truthful feedback is clearly a pre-requisite for accurate reputation scores. However, it has been observed that users of a reputation system often hesitate in providing truthful feedback, mainly due to the fear of reprisal
more &raquo; ... target entities. We present a privacy preserving reputation protocol that enables web service consumers to provide feedback about web service providers in a private and thus uninhibited manner.
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