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Honeypots: To Lure or Not To Lure

In Cybersecurity by Ian CarnaghanLeave a Comment

This entry is part 2 of 8 in the series Prevention and Protection Strategies

Honeypots are sometimes used as an active defense mechanism for network security and provide a means for targeting attackers and recovering forensic evidence.  A typical honeypot traps attacks, records intrusion information about tools and activities of the hacking process, and prevents attacks outbound the compromised system.