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 16 Apr 2024.

Contents

All-in-one

  • chameleon  636   36   updated 5 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  49   3   updated 1 week ago
    Honeypot that emulates several protocols (incl. SSH, telnet, SMTP, HTTP, SSL and SIP)
  • honeytrap  1,189   50   updated today
    Advanced Honeypot framework.
  • tpotce  5,854   188   updated today
    🍯 T-Pot - The All In One Honeypot Platform 🐝
  • dionaea  675   44   updated 1 week ago
    Home of the dionaea honeypot
  • Python-Honeypot  405   24   updated 1 day ago
    OWASP Honeypot, Automated Deception Framework.
  • dshield  415   52   updated 1 day ago
    DShield Raspberry Pi Sensor

Counter-Honeypots

  • HoneypotBuster  275   24   updated 4 weeks ago
  • kippo_detect  55   8   updated 3 months ago
    Quick proof of concept to detect a Kippo SSH honeypot instance externally

Database

  • pg-server  42   7   updated 6 days ago
    Postgres DB server emulator, proxy or honeypot
  • MongoDB-HoneyProxy  88   8   updated 1 week ago
    A honeypot proxy for mongodb. When run, this will proxy and log all traffic to a dummy mongodb server.
  • nosqlpot  102   15   updated 3 months ago
    The NoSQL Honeypot Framework
  • pghoney  16   2   updated 9 months ago
    Low-interaction Postgres Honeypot
  • mysql-honeypotd  28   6   updated 2 weeks ago
    Low interaction MySQL honeypot written in C

Email

  • hermes  8   6   updated 1 year ago
    SMTP honeypot built on top of the Salmon mail server
  • mailoney  244   13   updated 1 month ago
    An SMTP Honeypot

Other

  • conpot  1,180   95   updated today
    ICS/SCADA honeypot
  • awesome-honeypots  8,002   377   updated today
    an awesome list of honeypot resources
  • opencanary  1,991   70   updated 3 days ago
    Modular and decentralised honeypot
  • bluepot  225   15   updated 2 days ago
    Bluetooth Honeypot

SSH

  • cowrie  4,900   123   updated today
    Cowrie SSH/Telnet Honeypot https://cowrie.readthedocs.io
  • kippo  1,577   83   updated 1 day ago
    Kippo - SSH Honeypot
  • SecureHoney  23   7   updated 2 days ago
    SSH honeypot written in C

Telnet

  • telnet-iot-honeypot  300   15   updated 6 days ago
    Python telnet honeypot for catching botnet binaries
  • hontel  157   11   updated 4 months ago
    Telnet Honeypot

Web

  • honeyhttpd  37   1   updated 2 weeks ago
    HoneyHTTPD is a Python-based web server honeypot/service imitation builder. Great for honeypots or faking HTTP services.
  • ssh-honeypot  590   30   updated 6 days ago
    Fake sshd that logs ip addresses, usernames, and passwords.
  • glastopf  529   52   updated 5 days ago
    Web Application Honeypot
  • snare  429   33   updated 3 weeks ago
    Super Next generation Advanced Reactive honEypot
  • tanner  212   15   updated 3 weeks ago
    He who flays the hide
  • django-admin-honeypot  996   32   updated today
    :honey_pot: A fake Django admin login screen page.
  • wordpot  173   11   updated 2 weeks ago
    A Wordpress Honeypot