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SQL Injection Behavior Mining Based Deep Learning

  • Peng Tang
  • Weidong Qiu
  • Zheng Huang
  • Huijuan Lian
  • Guozhen Liu
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 11323)

Abstract

SQL injection is a common network attack. At present, filtering methods are mainly used to prevent SQL injection, yet risks of incomplete filtering still remains. By deep learning, we detect whether the user behaviors contain SQL injection attacks. The scheme proposed in this article extracts the characteristics of the HTTP traffic in the training sets and uses the deep neural network LSTM and the MLP training data sets, the final predictive capacity of the testing sets is over 99%. The deep neural network uses ReLU as the activation function of the hidden layer, continuously updates the weight parameters through gradient descent algorithm, and finally completes the training within 50 epoch iterations.

Keywords

SQL injection Deep learning MLP LSTM 

Notes

Acknowledgments

This work was supported by the Development Program of China under Grants Complexity 2017YFB0802704 and program of Shanghai Technology Research Leader under grant 16XD1424400.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Peng Tang
    • 1
  • Weidong Qiu
    • 1
  • Zheng Huang
    • 1
  • Huijuan Lian
    • 1
  • Guozhen Liu
    • 1
  1. 1.School of Cyber SecurityShanghai Jiao Tong UniversityShanghaiChina

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