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Definition Edit

The extortion threat is carried out in co-ordinated campaigns aimed at blackmailing an individual by damaging his reputation for profit or general malicious motives. For example, denial-of-reputation can lock-out the victim who is then blackmailed in order to clean his reputation.[1]

References Edit

  1. Reputation-based Systems: A Security Analysis, at 14.

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