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 26 Jan 2023.

Contents

All-in-one

  • chameleon  526   32   updated 3 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  47   3   updated 10 months ago
    Honeypot that emulates several protocols (incl. SSH, telnet, SMTP, HTTP, SSL and SIP)
  • honeytrap  1,109   46   updated 3 days ago
    Advanced Honeypot framework.
  • tpotce  4,299   172   updated today
    🍯 T-Pot - The All In One Honeypot Platform 🐝
  • dionaea  624   45   updated 1 week ago
    Home of the dionaea honeypot
  • Python-Honeypot  342   22   updated 1 week ago
    OWASP Honeypot, Automated Deception Framework.
  • dshield  328   45   updated today
    DShield Raspberry Pi Sensor

Counter-Honeypots

  • HoneypotBuster  263   24   updated 4 days ago
  • kippo_detect  53   7   updated 1 week ago
    Quick proof of concept to detect a Kippo SSH honeypot instance externally

Database

  • pg-server  30   6   updated 1 month ago
    Postgres DB server emulator, proxy or honeypot
  • MongoDB-HoneyProxy  81   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  101   14   updated 1 month ago
    The NoSQL Honeypot Framework
  • pghoney  15   2   updated 1 month ago
    Low-interaction Postgres Honeypot
  • mysql-honeypotd  25   4   updated 3 weeks ago
    Low interaction MySQL honeypot written in C

Email

  • hermes  8   5   updated 2 weeks ago
    SMTP honeypot built on top of the Salmon mail server
  • mailoney  234   13   updated 4 weeks ago
    An SMTP Honeypot

Other

  • conpot  1,058   90   updated 2 weeks ago
    ICS/SCADA honeypot
  • awesome-honeypots  6,647   372   updated 1 day ago
    an awesome list of honeypot resources
  • opencanary  1,644   69   updated today
    Modular and decentralised honeypot
  • bluepot  189   14   updated 1 week ago
    Bluetooth Honeypot

SSH

  • cowrie  4,132   120   updated 1 day ago
    Cowrie SSH/Telnet Honeypot https://cowrie.readthedocs.io
  • kippo  1,448   81   updated 3 days ago
    Kippo - SSH Honeypot
  • SecureHoney  25   7   updated 2 years ago
    SSH honeypot written in C

Telnet

  • telnet-iot-honeypot  277   15   updated 3 months ago
    Python telnet honeypot for catching botnet binaries
  • hontel  152   10   updated 3 weeks ago
    Telnet Honeypot

Web

  • honeyhttpd  28   1   updated 1 month ago
    HoneyHTTPD is a Python-based web server honeypot/service imitation builder. Great for honeypots or faking HTTP services.
  • ssh-honeypot  511   29   updated 3 days ago
    Fake sshd that logs ip addresses, usernames, and passwords.
  • glastopf  481   51   updated 3 weeks ago
    Web Application Honeypot
  • snare  381   34   updated 2 weeks ago
    Super Next generation Advanced Reactive honEypot
  • tanner  178   13   updated 3 weeks ago
    He who flays the hide
  • django-admin-honeypot  917   33   updated 1 day ago
    :honey_pot: A fake Django admin login screen page.
  • wordpot  169   10   updated 1 month ago
    A Wordpress Honeypot