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Research Article

Differentially Private Recommendation System Based on Community Detection in Social Network Applications

Table 1

Description of symbols.

Symbol Description

The modularity, evaluation index of community detection
, is the sum of the weights of all the links in the network
The weight between node and node
The sum of the weights of the edges attached from vertex
The sum of the weights of the links from to nodes in
The community.
An algorithm.
The result of any query operation
is a random noise and follows the Laplace distribution of scale parameter
The sensitivity of
represents a given practical evaluation function. is data set, represents any legitimate output
is a social network. V represents the set of users in . . The friendship link denoted by . The set of user attributes is denoted by . .
The set of attribute categories in ,
The attribute value, equal to label,
The similarity of attributes between users
The accuracy of dependence
The parameters for evaluating utility, it is close to 1 that means utility better, otherwise, it is close to 0, utility lower

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