Data Science for Cybersecurity: Identifying and mitigating threats with RapidMiner

Rodrigo Fuentealba Cartes, The Pegasus Group

Data Science meets Cybersecurity to protect your Web application from bots: in this small demonstration, Rodrigo explains a proof of concept architecture he uses to score HTTP requests, detect attackers and block them using RapidMiner Real Time Scoring, making use of open source tools such as rsyslog, a small agent written in Python and iptables.