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 27 May 2024.

Contents

All-in-one

  • chameleon  643   36   updated 4 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 2 weeks ago
    Honeypot that emulates several protocols (incl. SSH, telnet, SMTP, HTTP, SSL and SIP)
  • honeytrap  1,194   50   updated 5 days ago
    Advanced Honeypot framework.
  • tpotce  5,985   189   updated today
    🍯 T-Pot - The All In One Multi Honeypot Platform 🐝
  • dionaea  681   44   updated 5 days ago
    Home of the dionaea honeypot
  • Python-Honeypot  409   24   updated 1 week ago
    OWASP Honeypot, Automated Deception Framework.
  • dshield  423   53   updated 3 days ago
    DShield Raspberry Pi Sensor

Counter-Honeypots

  • HoneypotBuster  273   24   updated 4 weeks ago
  • kippo_detect  56   8   updated 2 weeks ago
    Quick proof of concept to detect a Kippo SSH honeypot instance externally

Database

  • pg-server  42   7   updated 2 months ago
    Postgres DB server emulator, proxy or honeypot
  • MongoDB-HoneyProxy  88   8   updated 2 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 5 months ago
    The NoSQL Honeypot Framework
  • pghoney  17   2   updated 1 week ago
    Low-interaction Postgres Honeypot
  • mysql-honeypotd  30   6   updated 2 days 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  246   13   updated 2 weeks ago
    An SMTP Honeypot

Other

  • conpot  1,194   96   updated 5 days ago
    ICS/SCADA honeypot
  • awesome-honeypots  8,122   379   updated today
    an awesome list of honeypot resources
  • opencanary  2,025   71   updated today
    Modular and decentralised honeypot
  • bluepot  227   15   updated 2 weeks ago
    Bluetooth Honeypot

SSH

  • cowrie  4,941   123   updated today
    Cowrie SSH/Telnet Honeypot https://cowrie.readthedocs.io
  • kippo  1,587   84   updated 1 week ago
    Kippo - SSH Honeypot
  • SecureHoney  23   7   updated 1 month ago
    SSH honeypot written in C

Telnet

  • telnet-iot-honeypot  302   15   updated 6 days ago
    Python telnet honeypot for catching botnet binaries
  • hontel  157   11   updated 3 weeks ago
    Telnet Honeypot

Web

  • honeyhttpd  39   1   updated 3 weeks ago
    HoneyHTTPD is a Python-based web server honeypot/service imitation builder. Great for honeypots or faking HTTP services.
  • ssh-honeypot  595   29   updated 1 week ago
    Fake sshd that logs ip addresses, usernames, and passwords.
  • glastopf  535   52   updated 1 week ago
    Web Application Honeypot
  • snare  431   33   updated 4 days ago
    Super Next generation Advanced Reactive honEypot
  • tanner  216   15   updated 4 days ago
    He who flays the hide
  • django-admin-honeypot  1,005   31   updated 2 days ago
    :honey_pot: A fake Django admin login screen page.
  • wordpot  174   11   updated 1 month ago
    A Wordpress Honeypot