Perseus -- A Personalized Reputation System

Petteri Nurmi
2007 IEEE/WIC/ACM International Conference on Web Intelligence (WI'07)  
We propose Perseus, a personalized reputation system. In Perseus, reputations comprise of three aspects: how much I personally trust another individual, how trustworthy others think the individual is, and how much I trust the opinions of others. Perseus is adaptive in the sense that user feedback is used to modify the way the different aspects are considered. We also present simulation experiments, which indicate that Perseus is robust and able to survive under extreme conditions of
more » ... ions of misbehavior. In addition, Perseus encourages individuals to rate the other party and give fair ratings. We also compare Perseus against other well-known reputation systems.
doi:10.1109/wi.2007.121 dblp:conf/webi/Nurmi07 fatcat:6lwwy67rufbwnkj677jqvphuqy