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ACM Transactions on Internet Technology (TOIT), Volume 10 Issue 3, October 2010

Peeking Through the Cloud: Client Density Estimation via DNS Cache Probing
Moheeb Abu Rajab, Fabian Monrose, Niels Provos
Article No.: 9
DOI: 10.1145/1852096.1852097

Reliable network demographics are quickly becoming a much sought-after digital commodity. However, as the need for more refined Internet demographics has grown, so too has the tension between privacy and utility. Unfortunately, current techniques...

A Framework for Large-Scale Detection of Web Site Defacements
Alberto Bartoli, Giorgio Davanzo, Eric Medvet
Article No.: 10
DOI: 10.1145/1852096.1852098

Web site defacement, the process of introducing unauthorized modifications to a Web site, is a very common form of attack. In this paper we describe and evaluate experimentally a framework that may constitute the basis for a defacement...

Forecasting Click-Through Rates Based on Sponsored Search Advertiser Bids and Intermediate Variable Regression
Ilya Gluhovsky
Article No.: 11
DOI: 10.1145/1852096.1852099

To participate in sponsored search online advertising, an advertiser bids on a set of keywords relevant to his/her product or service. When one of these keywords matches a user search string, the ad is then considered for display among sponsored...

A Framework for Classification of Traffic Management Practices as Reasonable or Unreasonable
Scott Jordan, Arijit Ghosh
Article No.: 12
DOI: 10.1145/1852096.1852100

Traffic management practices of ISPs are an issue of public concern. We propose a framework for classification of traffic management practices as reasonable or unreasonable. We present a survey of traffic management techniques and examples of how...