labrea - a "sticky" honeypot and IDS

Property Value
Distribution Debian 8 (Jessie)
Repository Debian Main amd64
Package name labrea
Package version 2.5
Package release stable-3
Package architecture amd64
Package type deb
Installed size 176 B
Download size 55.74 KB
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LaBrea takes over unused IP addresses, and creates virtual servers
that are attractive to worms, crackers, and other denizens of the
The program answers connection attempts in such a way that the
machine at the other end gets "stuck", sometimes for a very long


Package Version Architecture Repository
labrea_2.5-stable-3_i386.deb 2.5 i386 Debian Main
labrea - - -


Name Value
libc6 >= 2.7-1
libdumbnet1 -
libpcap0.8 >= 0.9.3-1


Type URL
Binary Package labrea_2.5-stable-3_amd64.deb
Source Package labrea

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install labrea deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install labrea




2008-04-19 - Vincent Bernat <>
labrea (2.5-stable-3) unstable; urgency=low
* Adopting the package (Closes: #424715).
* Change "hackers" to "crackers" in package description, thanks to
Guillem Jover for noticing it (Closes: #436184).
* Conforms to Standards version 3.7.3.
* Add Homepage field in debian/control.
* Switch to quilt to manage changes from upstream.
* Fix hyphens in manpages.
2007-06-19 - Matej Vela <>
labrea (2.5-stable-2) unstable; urgency=low
* QA upload.
* Package is orphaned (#424715); set maintainer to Debian QA Group.
* Switch to debhelper 5.
* Build-depend on autotools-dev for config.guess and config.sub.
* debian/copyright: Include all copyright and license statements.
* debian/dirs: Let the Makefile create directories.
* debian/docs: Remove ChangeLog (already installed as changelog.gz).
* debian/lintian-overrides: Override warning about INSTALL.
* debian/rules: Make sure configure doesn't think it's cross-compiling
when the host architecture is the same as the build architecture.
* debian/rules: Let dh_strip handle DEB_BUILD_OPTIONS=nostrip.
* debian/watch: Add.
* Conforms to Standards version 3.7.2.
2003-11-13 - Samuele Giovanni Tonon <>
labrea (2.5-stable-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New Upstream version
* Compiled against limbdumbnet1
2003-05-22 - Samuele Giovanni Tonon <>
labrea (2.5beta1-1) unstable; urgency=low
* Initial Release. (Closes: #194286)
* TAKE A LOOK TO INSTALL file before starting it
* Modified configure script as well as inc/ctl.h inc/pkt.h inc/utils.h 
to use libdumbnet instead of libdnet (libdumbnet is the debian name
of libdnet )

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