Specification and Recognition of Service Trust Behaviors

Hamdi Yahyaoui, Jumana El-Qurna, Mohamed Almulla

Abstract


We propose in this paper a new approach for the specification and recognition of service trust behaviors through the so-called trust patterns, which denote typical trust behaviors. The trust
patterns are defined based on context free languages and modeled as pushdown automata. Furthermore, we provide a unified model to capture these patterns and prove the correctness of the proposed model. Finally, we conduct a comprehensive experimental study using Weka in which we test different classifiers on a dataset of trust sequences and provide a comparative study regarding the accuracy of these classifiers.


Keywords


Service; Trust; Pattern; Pushdown Automata; Data Mining

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