Tackling Cyber crime with Data science
As the internet continues to grow and infiltrate every aspect of an individual's life, the security and crime related aspects of the cyber-world also show up their ugly face. Cyber bullying, Frauds, Cyber crime and other nefarious online activities regularly create headlines. Data science approaches and technologies can become the first line of defence which shall combine together text mining, machine learning and statistical approaches to provide security threat prediction, detection and prevention at an early stage. The objectives of the research project are to effectively detect and combat a variety of cyber crime issues such as cyber bullying, cyber predation, social media trolling, social media spam, etc. The research is envisioned to provide tools and software for use by an individual or a group which shall help them remain safe from such threats while performing their regular online activities.