Honeypot books Dec 25 2007 01:52AM
karlzen (henrik karlzen bostream nu) (1 replies)
Re: Honeypot books Dec 25 2007 09:44AM
Jamie Riden (jamie riden gmail com) (1 replies)
RE: Honeypot books Dec 26 2007 01:46PM
Dodge, R. LTC IETD (Ronald Dodge usma edu) (2 replies)
RE: Honeypot books Dec 26 2007 10:37PM
Roger A. Grimes (roger banneretcs com)
Re: Honeypot books Dec 26 2007 07:15PM
Parvinder Bhasin (parvinder bhasin gmail com) (1 replies)
I would recommend Know your enemy. It covers quite a bit in detail
about honeypots.

The new Virtual Honeypots is a good read too.

-Parvinder Bhasin

Dodge, R. LTC IETD wrote:
> The new book "Virtual Honeypots" is a great read. I am not sure it will
> provide you the depth you are looking for.
> What is the thesis of your project? You may need to find books that
> detail technologies specific to your project, i.e. "TCP/IP vol I or II"
> from Stevens, a detailed reference on SNORT, or a more service (like
> APACHE) focused book.
> Ron
> Ron Dodge
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> On 24/12/2007, karlzen <henrik.karlzen (at) bostream (dot) nu [email concealed]> wrote:
>> Hi everyone!
>> I'm new here and I hope my question is not posed in the wrong forum.
>> :)
>> After New Year I will do my bachelor project which will consist of
>> adding/improving on an existing honeypot application. Now, I'm new to
>> this area but have for example taken a course on network security.
>> Anyway, I'm going to buy a book on the subject and am wondering which
>> one is best suited. I've checked out
>> http://www.honeypots.net/honeypots/books and apparently all the books
>> get great reviews on amazon. Since I will be coding some stuff myself
>> I'd like the book to explain such things in more detail and not just
>> existing tools (but of course I don't want to "cheat"). Is the latest
> "Virtual honeypots" the best bet?
> I think it's a great book, but I haven't read other honeypot books so I
> can't compare directly. It covers a lot of ground, including every
> honeypot technology I'd heard of and quite a few that I hadn't before I
> read it.
> I think a lot of people find the title slightly misleading - in fact it
> has a lot of detail about honeypots in general and is not restricted to
> virtualised implementations.
> Happy Christmas,
> Jamie
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Re: Honeypot books Dec 26 2007 09:53PM
Joshua Gimer (jgimer gmail com)


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