Strategies & Issues: Honeypots – Sticking It to Hackers

“Whoever came up with the adage that you can catch more flies with honey than with vinegar probably didn’t have system bugs and other digital-age pests in mind. But there’s a kernel of truth in this old saying that applies to network security today. Enter the honeypot, a security resource whose value lies in being probed, attacked, or compromised…The concept of a honeypot is simple. … [ Read more ]