Tool and Usage
HoneyPy is a low interaction honeypot written in Python, yet has additional capabilities. Plugins can be created to emulate services that run on UDP or TCP.
The honeypot can be extended by plugins and customization is possible as well. This may increase the interaction level that the honeypot can support. All activity is logged to a file, with the option to post activity to Twitter or a web server.
Usage and audience
HoneyPy is commonly used for security monitoring. Target users for this tool are security professionals and system administrators.
- HoneyPy is written in Python
- Customization and additions are possible
- Extendable with custom tests and plugins
- Twitter integration
- + The source code of this software is available
Support operating systems
HoneyPy is known to work on Linux.
Several dependencies are required to use HoneyPy.