Fingerprint surface-based detection of web bot detectors
In this paper, the authors examine browser fingerprinting to distinguish web bots from regular browsers.
The paper was accepted and presented at the European Symposium on Research in Computer Security 2019. One of the authors is Benjamin Krumnow, who currently pursues a PhD track at the Open University in the Netherlands and teaches in our Web Science programme. His supervisors are Stefan Karsch (TH Köln), Hugo Jonker (OU), Harald Vranken (OU) and Marko van Ekeelen (OU).
by Hugo Jonker, Benjamin Krumnow and Gabry Vlot