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Table 3 Actionable intelligence products provided through social network analysis of information

From: Federated databases and actionable intelligence: using social network analysis to disrupt transnational wildlife trafficking criminal networks

Product Action
List of players who have high network centrality values Remove all of these players from the network
Recommended sequence of players to remove Remove these players in the recommended order
Prediction of players most likely to succeed removed players Increase surveillance on potential successors
Prediction of influential players who are attempting to conceal themselves Increase surveillance on these players as they are often highly influential and the sole connection to other networks
Predictions of rising stars Increase surveillance on these increasingly influential players
Network resilience index value Increase frequency of removals if this index is high
  1. We also provide examples of response actions.