International Journal of Computer Networks and Applications (IJCNA)

Published By EverScience Publications

ISSN : 2395-0455

International Journal of Computer Networks and Applications (IJCNA)

International Journal of Computer Networks and Applications (IJCNA)

Published By EverScience Publications

ISSN : 2395-0455

A Survey on Potential Applications of Honeypot Technology in Intrusion Detection Systems

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Muhammet Baykara, Resul Das

Muhammet Baykara[1]

Resul Das[2]

[1]Software Engineering Department, Firat University, Elazig, Turkey.

[2]Software Engineering Department, Firat University, Elazig, Turkey.


Information security in the sense of personal and institutional has become a top priority in digitalized modern world in parallel to the new technological developments. Many methods, tools and technologies are used to provide the information security of IT systems. These are considered, encryption, authentication, firewall, and intrusion detection and prevention systems. Moreover, honeypot systems are proposed as complementary structures. This paper presents the overall view of the publications in IDS, IPS and honeypot systems. Recently, honeypot systems are anymore used in connection with intrusion detection systems. So this paper describes possible implementation of honeypot technologies combined with IDS/IPS in a network. Studies in the literature have shown intrusion detection systems cannot find the 0-day vulnerabilities. The system provided by the honeypots and intrusion detection systems in the network, might detect new exploit and hacker attempt.

Index Terms

Information security

Intrusion detection system (IDS)

Intrusion prevention system (IPS)


Network Security


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