Accession Number:

AD1007651

Title:

WMD Intent Identification and Interaction Analysis Using the Dark Web

Descriptive Note:

Technical Report

Corporate Author:

University of Arizona Tucson United States

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Report Date:

2016-04-01

Pagination or Media Count:

19.0

Abstract:

Our primary goal is to develop computational models and techniques for understanding the intent and interaction patterns among adversarial parties. The basic research questions are grounded on computational linguistics and social media analytics. We are leveraging our highly successful Dark Web project as our research testbed for identifying target adversarial groups and participants and using other data sets and languages to verify performance. Approach Develop basic research in Sentiment and Affect Analysis SAA and Interaction Coherence Analysis ICA to assist cyber analysts and policy makers in examining multilingual online WMD related Dark Web topic, sentiment, intent, and interaction dynamics.

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Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE