Combining Data Mining and Machine Learning for Effective User Profiling

  title={Combining Data Mining and Machine Learning for Effective User Profiling},
  author={Tom Fawcett and Foster J. Provost},
This paper describes the automatic design of methods for detecting fraudulent behavior. Much of the de&,, ic nrrnm,-,li~h~rl ,,&,a n .am.L~ nf mn.-h;na lm..~:~~ e-. .. ..--..*.*yYYA’“.. UY.“b Y UISLUY “I III-Yllr IxuIY11~ methods. In particular, we combine data mining and constructive induction with more standard machine learning techniques to design methods for detecting fraudulent usage of cellular telephones based on profiling customer behavior. Specifically, we use a rulelearning program to… CONTINUE READING
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