Tool and Usage
HoneyPi is a tool to turn a Raspberry Pi into a honeypot. It can be used to learn about any network scanning activity and take actions.
Why this tool?
A honeypot is useful to learn more about the network probes that are happening. As this project uses a Raspberry Pi, the investments for a deployment are low.
How it works
HoneyPi has an installation utility that prepares the Raspberry Pi to be a honeypot. It needs to be running the Rasbian Linux distribution. The installer will leverage common system utilities and configure the system. After the reboot the required components should be running.
Usage and audience
HoneyPi is commonly used for learning or network analysis. Target users for this tool are security professionals and system administrators.
- HoneyPi is written in Python
- Command line interface
- + The source code of this software is available
History and highlights
- Demoed at Black Hat USA 2017
Author and Maintainers
HoneyPi is under development by Matt South.
Support operating systems
HoneyPi is known to work on Linux.
Several dependencies are required to use HoneyPi.