Homemade custom interaction DNS honeypot

Posted on April 02, 2014 in Tools • Tagged with dns, honeypot • 2 min read

Time ago I needed a weird DNS honeypot with “some” level of interaction.
I mean an honeypot which acts as a real DNS server, sending out DNS replies  for the first bunch of requests, and after it work as a sinkhole.
I did it in Python and Twisted,  named it with the worst name I was able to catch and published it on Github.

I hope all setup steps are documented in README.md, anyway here is a quick recap.

Check it out from Github and create a virtualenv (you have to install it for example with apt-get install python-virtualenv ...


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