Credibility Assesment

Conference Paper
Date of publication: 
Mon, 04/07/2011
Discovering and gathering information from multiple disparate sources, assessing the veracity of that information, and determining how and when to utilize the information in each stream is one of the most perplexing challenges that governments and businesses face. This symposium explores how governments and businesses can increase the fidelity and use of information streams. Assessing the credibility of information and increasing the quality of information streams is critical in many venues (e.g., law enforcement scenarios, border security, fraud investigations, intelligence gathering, etc.).