1st Edition

Cybercrime in Social Media Theory and Solutions

Edited By Pradeep Kumar Roy, Asis Kumar Tripathy Copyright 2023
    276 Pages 69 B/W Illustrations
    by Chapman & Hall

    276 Pages 69 B/W Illustrations
    by Chapman & Hall

    This reference text presents the important components for grasping the potential of social computing with an emphasis on concerns, challenges, and benefits of the social platform in depth.


    • Detailed discussion on social-cyber issues, including hate speech, cyberbullying, and others
    • Discusses usefulness of social platforms for societal needs
    • Includes framework to address the social issues with their implementations
    • Covers fake news and rumor detection models
    • Describes sentimental analysis of social posts with advanced learning techniques

    The book is ideal for undergraduate, postgraduate, and research students who want to learn about the issues, challenges, and solutions of social platforms in depth.

    1. Fundamental Theories for Detection of Fake News & Rumors

    Brijendra Pratap Singh, Abhinav Kumar, Dibya Ranjan Das Adhikari,  Jitesh Pradhan, Durgesh Singh, and Debahuti Mishra

    2. Social Media and Cyber Crime: A Socio-Demographic Study of Awareness Level among Indian Youth

    Pushkar Dubey, and Srijan Pateriya

    3. Emotions Detection from Social Media Text using Machine Learning

    Pradeep Kumar Roy, and Jitender Choudhary

    4. Hope Speech Detection on Social Media Platform

    Pranjal Aggarwal, Pasupuleti Chandana, Jagrut Nemade, Shubham Sharma, Sunil Saumya, and Shankar Biradar

    5. A Multilingual Review of Hate Speech Detection in Social Media Content

    6. Analysis and Detection of Cyberbullying in Reddit discussions

    Kirti Kumari, Jyoti Prakash Singh, and Sunil Kumar Suman

    7. A Doubled-Edged Sword Called Cyberspace: Introducing the Concept of Cybercrime

    T. Smith, and K. Haines

    8. Cyber crime by minors and its impact

    Sunidhi Joshi, Sourabh Kumar Singh, and Mridu Sharma

    9. Deep learning for hate speech and offensive language detection

    Aastha Hooda, Sourabh Kumar Singh, and Mridu Sharma

    10. Speech Processing and Analysis for Forensics and Cyber Crime: A Systematic Review

    Kruthika S. G, and Trisiladevi C. Nagavi

    11. Authentication Bypass Through Social Engineering

    Kanojia Sindhuben Babulal, and Apurba Kundu

    12. Emphasizing the power of Natural Language Processing in Cyberbully detection

    Jayanthi Ganapathy, Sathishkumar M, and Vishal Lakshmanan


    Dr. Pradeep Kumar Roy received the B. Tech degree in Computer Science and Engineering from BPUT University Odisha. He received his M. Tech and Ph. D. degree in Computer Science and Engineering from the National Institute of Technology Patna in 2015 and 2018, respectively. He received a Certificate of Excellence for securing a top rank in the M. Tech course. He is currently an Assistant Professor with the Department of Computer Science and Engineering, Indian Institute of Information Technology (IIIT) Surat, Gujarat, India. Earlier he worked in Vellore Institute of Technology, Vellore, Tamil Nadu, India. His area of specialization straddles across question answering, text mining, machine learning, information retrieval, social network, and wireless sensor networks. He is part of the technical program committee and chaired many technical sessions of International Conferences. He has published articles in reputed peer-reviewed journals, including IEEE Transaction on Artificial Intelligence, IEEE Transactions on Network Science and Engineering, Neural Processing Letters, IJIM, Neural Computing and Applications, Future Generation Computer Systems, and others. He has also published the conference proceedings in various international conferences.

    Dr. Asis Kumar Tripathy is an Associate Professor in the School of Information Technology and Engineering, Vellore Institute of Technology, Vellore, India. He has more than ten years of teaching experience. He completed his Ph.D. from the National Institute of Technology, Rourkela, India, in 2016. His areas of research interests include wireless sensor networks, cloud computing, Internet of things and advanced network technologies. He has several publications in refereed journals, reputed conferences and book chapters to his credit. He has served as Program Committee Member in several conferences of repute. He has also been involved in many professional and editorial activities. He is Senior Member of IEEE and Member of ACM.