proof_platform: Platform for automated analysis and archiving of data from the web
Polčák Libor, Ing., Ph.D. (DIFS FIT BUT)
Web crawling, web scrapping.
This platform enables scraping of web page content and storing the content in offline persistent database. The web crawl is performed using user-supplied regular expressions that may represent for example Torrent file names, Bitcoin wallets or keywords. Collected data may be used for law enforcement and other entitites, such as searching for information about a specific product. Archived data are stored in a database and available for later use without the possibility of modification due to web server updates.
Copyright 2019 Brno University of Technology
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