Today @VessOnSecurity tweeted that they have seen an increase on the number of SMB attacks in their honeypot (See Figure 1). We checked our telemetry and indeed we saw an increase on the incoming traffic to our honeypots on port 445. We will describe in this blog post the observations from our telemetry.
In this blogpost we introduce our tool which uses honeypots as a defense mechanism based on the game theoretical model of behavior of the attackers. Ludus fully automates honeypot deployment and management and visualize results in the level of individual routers. [Read more]