Privacy Preserving Web Search by Client Side Generalization of User ProfileAuthor : V.Sivaraman, N. Swaminathan and P.Vijayaraghavan
Volume 4 No.1 January-June 2015 pp 14-17
Personalized online search (PWS) has incontestible its effectiveness in up the standard of assorted search services on the web. However, evidences show that users reluctance to disclose their personal data throughout search has become a serious barrier for the wide proliferation of PWS. we have a tendency to study privacy protection in PWS applications that model user preferences as ranked user profiles. we have a tendency to propose a PWS framework referred to as UPS which will adaptively generalize profiles by queries whereas respecting user such privacy necessities. Our runtime generalization aims at placing a balance between 2 prognostic metrics that valuate the utility of personalization and also the privacy risk of exposing the generalized profile. We are going to use Resource Description Frame Work, for runtime generalization. Where privacy requirements represented as a set of sensitive-nodes. we use to conjointly offer an internet prediction mechanism for deciding whether personalization is required or not. The decision depends on users wish. When decision is made by the user that particular nodes along with all sub nodes will be removed in that hierarchical tree, in depth experiments demonstrate the effectiveness of our framework.