Detecting unknown threats: a honeypot how-to

Catching threats is tricky business, especially in today’s threat landscape. To tackle this problem, for many years сybersecurity researchers have been using honeypots – a well-known deception technique in the industry. Dan Demeter, Senior Security Researcher with Kaspersky’s Global Research and Analysis Team and head of Kaspersky’s honeypot project, explains what honeypots are, why they are recommended for dealing with external threats, and how you can set up your own simple SSH-honeypot. This post offers a condensed version of his presentation alongside the video, which you can view below.

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Source: Kaspersky