Detection of Phishing Websites using Machine Learning Techniques

V. Bhagyashree A., Anjan K Koundinya
2020 Zenodo  
With the developing interaction of the Internet and public activity, the Internet is taking a gander at how individuals learn and work, however it likewise opens us to raising genuine security dangers. Step by step instructions to perceive different system assaults, especially attacks not seen already, is a key issue that should be unraveled critically. The target of phishing website URLs is to gather the individual data like client's name, passwords and on the web banking exchanges. Phishers
more » ... changes. Phishers use the sites which are outwardly and semantically like those of genuine sites. Since a large portion of the clients go online to get to the administrations given by government and financial foundations, there has been a significant increment in phishing assaults in last few years. Machine learning is a useful asset used to endeavor against phishing assaults. There are a few strategies or ways to deal with identifying phishing sites. The fundamental point of this paper is to execute the framework with high efficiency, exactness and cost effectively. The task is actualized utilizing 4 ML managed classification models. The four classification models are K-Nearest Neighbor, Kernel Support vector machine, Decision tree and Random Forest classifier. It was discovered that the Random Forest classifier is most accurate for the chosen dataset and gives an accuracy score of 96.82%.
doi:10.5281/zenodo.3982839 fatcat:g2bm456idndffpl63hdx3ybgj4