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Front. Comput. Sci.    2018, Vol. 12 Issue (1) : 135-145     https://doi.org/10.1007/s11704-016-5415-8
RESEARCH ARTICLE |
A multi-level approach to highly efficient recognition of Chinese spam short messages
Weimin WANG1(), Dan ZHOU2
1. School of Computer Science & Engineering, Jiangsu University of Science and Technology, Jiangsu 212003, China
2. School of Computer and Control Engineering, University of Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing 100190, China
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Abstract

The problem of spam short message (SMS) recognition involves many aspects of natural language processing. A good solution to solving the problem can not only improve the quality of people experiencing the mobile life, but also has a positive role on promoting the analysis of short text occurring in current mobile applications, such as Webchat and microblog. As spam SMSes have characteristics of sparsity, transformation and real-timedness, we propose three methods at different levels, i.e., recognition based on symbolic features, recognition based on text similarity, and recognition based on pattern matching. By combining these methods, we obtain a multi-level approach to spam SMS recognition. In order to enrich the pattern base to reduce manual labor and time, we propose a quasi-pattern learning method, which utilizes quasi-pattern matching results in the pattern matching process. Themethod can learnmany interesting and new patterns from the SMS corpus. Finally, a comprehensive analysis indicates that our spam SMS recognition approach achieves a precision rate as high as 95.18%, and a recall rate of 95.51%.

Keywords spam short message      spam recognition      similarity computing      pattern learning     
Corresponding Authors: Weimin WANG   
Just Accepted Date: 25 February 2016   Online First Date: 07 June 2017    Issue Date: 12 January 2018
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Weimin WANG,Dan ZHOU. A multi-level approach to highly efficient recognition of Chinese spam short messages[J]. Front. Comput. Sci., 2018, 12(1): 135-145.
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