[Bro] Are there any machine learning functionality in Bro?

Robin Sommer robin at icir.org
Wed Jun 13 07:45:01 PDT 2012

On Wed, Jun 13, 2012 at 09:56 +0200, Roger Larsen - H�gskolen i Gj�vik wrote:

> Threshold Random Walk algorithm (TRW).

(TRW doesn't use machine learning.)

> Are the learning capabilities in Bro well hidden – or missing?

Missing. Not by design, but out of operational concerns: it's
extremely hard to get ML approaches to work reliably. You may be
interested in this paper we wrote a little while ago on this topic:



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