SSH honeypot, deployed in the wild, collecting and sharing data

A Curated List of Awesome Honeypots

This is a work-in-progress curated list of honeypots. Feel free to contact me with any suggestions.

Page last updated 24 Jul 2024.

Contents

All-in-one

  • chameleon  653   36   updated 2 days ago
    19 Customizable honeypots for monitoring network traffic, bots activities and username\password credentials (DNS, HTTP Proxy, HTTP, HTTPS, SSH, POP3, IMAP, STMP, RDP, VNC, SMB, SOCKS5, Redis, TELNET, Postgres, MySQL, MSSQL, Elastic and ldap)
  • honeypot  51   3   updated 3 months ago
    Honeypot that emulates several protocols (incl. SSH, telnet, SMTP, HTTP, SSL and SIP)
  • honeytrap  1,201   50   updated 2 days ago
    Advanced Honeypot framework.
  • tpotce  6,383   196   updated 1 day ago
    🍯 T-Pot - The All In One Multi Honeypot Platform 🐝
  • dionaea  689   44   updated 2 weeks ago
    Home of the dionaea honeypot
  • Python-Honeypot  414   24   updated 1 day ago
    OWASP Honeypot, Automated Deception Framework.
  • dshield  430   53   updated 5 days ago
    DShield Raspberry Pi Sensor

Counter-Honeypots

  • HoneypotBuster  279   24   updated 1 week ago
  • kippo_detect  56   8   updated 3 months ago
    Quick proof of concept to detect a Kippo SSH honeypot instance externally

Database

  • pg-server  42   7   updated 4 months ago
    Postgres DB server emulator, proxy or honeypot
  • MongoDB-HoneyProxy  88   8   updated 4 months ago
    A honeypot proxy for mongodb. When run, this will proxy and log all traffic to a dummy mongodb server.
  • nosqlpot  102   15   updated 7 months ago
    The NoSQL Honeypot Framework
  • pghoney  17   2   updated 2 months ago
    Low-interaction Postgres Honeypot
  • mysql-honeypotd  29   7   updated 2 days ago
    Low interaction MySQL honeypot written in C

Email

  • hermes  8   6   updated 2 years ago
    SMTP honeypot built on top of the Salmon mail server
  • mailoney  248   13   updated 1 week ago
    An SMTP Honeypot

Other

  • conpot  1,214   96   updated 2 days ago
    ICS/SCADA honeypot
  • awesome-honeypots  8,300   381   updated 1 day ago
    an awesome list of honeypot resources
  • opencanary  2,223   76   updated 1 day ago
    Modular and decentralised honeypot
  • bluepot  234   15   updated 1 week ago
    Bluetooth Honeypot

SSH

  • cowrie  5,037   125   updated 1 day ago
    Cowrie SSH/Telnet Honeypot https://cowrie.readthedocs.io
  • kippo  1,596   84   updated 1 day ago
    Kippo - SSH Honeypot
  • SecureHoney  23   7   updated 3 months ago
    SSH honeypot written in C

Telnet

  • telnet-iot-honeypot  304   15   updated 5 days ago
    Python telnet honeypot for catching botnet binaries
  • hontel  158   11   updated 4 weeks ago
    Telnet Honeypot

Web

  • honeyhttpd  40   1   updated 1 week ago
    HoneyHTTPD is a Python-based web server honeypot/service imitation builder. Great for honeypots or faking HTTP services.
  • ssh-honeypot  611   29   updated 2 days ago
    Fake sshd that logs ip addresses, usernames, and passwords.
  • glastopf  543   52   updated 1 day ago
    Web Application Honeypot
  • snare  439   34   updated 5 days ago
    Super Next generation Advanced Reactive honEypot
  • tanner  218   15   updated 5 days ago
    He who flays the hide
  • django-admin-honeypot  1,011   31   updated 1 week ago
    :honey_pot: A fake Django admin login screen page.
  • wordpot  175   11   updated 2 months ago
    A Wordpress Honeypot