Feature Engineering for Bot Detection

Agenda

According to some estimates, bots constitute close to 50% of the overall traffic.
In this introductory talk to Feature Engineering for Bot Detection, we will cover various aspects of feature engineering for bot detection of automated web traffic. We will start with understanding the impact of bots on an online business and various types of web bots. Finally, we will talk about the extraction of useful features for detecting bots.

What you’ll learn

  • Role of bots in internet traffic
  • Good bots vs bad bots
  • Common types of bots
  • Detecting bots with feature engineering
Raja Iqbal

Raja Iqbal

CEO and Chief Data Scientist at Data Science Dojo

Raja Iqbal is a data scientist, a passionate educator, and an internationally recognized speaker on all things data science. He is the Founder and Chief Data Scientist at Data Science Dojo. Prior to Data Science Dojo, Raja worked at Microsoft in a variety of research and development roles involving machine learning and data mining at very large scale. Raja has a Ph.D in Computer Science from Tulane University with a focus on machine learning and data mining.

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