TITLE

An Approach to Evaluating the Computer Network Security with Uncertain Linguistic Information

AUTHOR(S)
Jian Wu
PUB. DATE
March 2012
SOURCE
International Journal of Digital Content Technology & its Applic;Mar2012, Vol. 6 Issue 5, p174
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The problem of evaluating the computer network security with uncertain linguistic information is the multiple attribute group decision making (MAGDM) problems. In this paper, we investigate the multiple attribute group decision making (MAGDM) problems for evaluating the computer network security with uncertain linguistic information. We utilize the uncertain linguistic weighted geometric (ULWG) operator and uncertain linguistic hybrid geometric (ULHG) operator to aggregate and get the overall value of the computer network security, then rank the computer network security and select the most desirable one(s) by using the formula of the degree of possibility for the comparison between two uncertain linguistic variables. Finally, an illustrative example for evaluating the computer network security is given to verify the developed approach and to demonstrate its practicality and effectiveness.
ACCESSION #
76361798

 

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