Accession Number:

AD1095545

Title:

Detecting Malign or Subversive Information Efforts over Social Media: Scalable Analytics for Early Warning

Descriptive Note:

Technical Report

Corporate Author:

RAND Arroye Center Santa Monica United States

Report Date:

2020-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

67.0

Abstract:

This publication explores the value of scalable analytic means to detect malign or subversive information efforts, lays out methods and workflows for detection of these efforts, and details a proof-of-concept study addressing malign information efforts detected around the 2018 Fdration Internationale de Football AssociationFIFA World Cup. Overall, our results suggest that organizations should consider adopting this or a similar social media analysis method to provide early warning to planners by detecting shaping actions over social media.

Subject Categories:

  • Military Operations, Strategy and Tactics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE