January 17, 2013

SSH honeypot workshop Bsides London 2013

At the last BruCON conference in Ghent last year I had the pleasure to talk to Soraya (Iggi), Bsides London co-organizer. She convinced me into submitting […]
December 29, 2012

The Ethics of Social Honeypots

For the last few years, I have been participating in a Department of Homeland Security sponsored effort to develop principles and applications for the evaluation of […]
November 28, 2012

ENISA publishes report on honeypots

ENISA (The European Network and Information Security Agency) under the leadership of CERT Polska has published report on honeypots. Its a hands-on guide on the various […]
August 27, 2012

6Guard: a honeypot-based IPv6 attack detector

6Guard is a honeypot-based IPv6 attack detector aiming at detecting the link-local level attacks, especially when the port-mirror feature of switch is unavailable. Intallation Download and […]
June 14, 2012

Ghost USB honeypot released

I’m very pleased to announce that we have released the first public version of the Ghost USB honeypot. Ghost is a honeypot for malware that uses […]
May 5, 2011

GSoC2011-THP Project 1 – Improve our high interaction client honeypot Capture-HPC

Project Description: Proposed Capture-HPC Description Capture-HPC is a high-interaction client honeypot that is capable of seeking out and identifying client-side attacks. It identifies these attacks by […]
January 1, 2011

New version of honeypot monitoring tool Qebek available

Folks, Chengyu Song has been busy the last few weeks and made some upgrades to the honeypot monitoring tool Qebek. He has ported it from QEMU […]
November 15, 2010

Announcing the publication of Know Your Tools: Glastopf – A dynamic, low-interaction web application honeypot

Folks, I am very pleased to announce the publication of our Know Your Tools paper: Glastopf – A dynamic, low-interaction web application honeypot authored by Lukas […]
June 28, 2009

Confusion About Honeypots

Honeypots have been actively used by the security community for over ten years now.  They are used for a variety of purposes, but now a days […]