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Tool and Usage

Kippo is a honeypot for SSH connections and written in Python. It can be used to learn about the scripts and attacks that are commonly used against SSH.

The development of this tool is halted and no new updates are expected.

Usage and audience

This tool is categorized as a honeypot and SSH honeypot.

Kippo is commonly used for information gathering, intrusion detection, or security monitoring. Target users for this tool are security professionals and system administrators.

Tool review

The review and analysis of this project resulted in the following remarks for this security tool:


  • + More than 500 GitHub stars
  • + The source code of this software is available


  • - No updates for a while
  • - Unknown project license


Support operating systems

Kippo is known to work on Linux.

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Project details
Latest releaseNo release found
Last updatedSept. 29, 2017

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