Walid Magdy (Informatics) builds programme to help identify online sex groomers and fraudsters

Press/Media: Research

Period8 Jun 2017

Media coverage

7

Media coverage

  • TitleTime to weed out the fakes
    Media name/outletThe Scottish Sun
    Duration/Length/Size39
    Date12/06/17
    PersonsWalid Magdy
  • TitleSoftware tool to fish out fake online profiles
    Degree of recognitionInternational
    Media name/outletThe Hans India
    Date11/06/17
    PersonsWalid Magdy
  • TitleAn algorithm trained to detect false online profiles
    Degree of recognitionInternational
    Media name/outletLes Echos (France)
    Date10/06/17
    PersonsWalid Magdy
  • TitleProgrammers set 'catfish' bait to hook online sex groomers
    Media name/outletThe Times
    Duration/Length/Size24
    Date8/06/17
    PersonsWalid Magdy
  • TitleDishonest web users found out
    Media name/outletThe Daily Star of Scotland
    Duration/Length/Size23
    Date8/06/17
    PersonsWalid Magdy
  • TitleNew hi-tech tool created to track fake web profiles
    Media name/outletThe National
    Duration/Length/Size17
    Date8/06/17
    PersonsWalid Magdy
  • TitleUni experts tackle fake social media
    Media name/outletThe Edinburgh Evening News
    Duration/Length/Size12
    Date8/06/17
    PersonsWalid Magdy