sshesame is an easy to set up and use SSH honeypot, a fake SSH server that lets anyone in and logs their activity.
It accepts and logs SSH connections and activity (channels, requests), without doing anything on the host (e.g. executing commands, making network requests).
The packages for RHEL 8 and RHEL 7 are in each distribution’s respective Extra Packages for Enterprise Linux (EPEL) repository. The instructions for adding this repository diverge slightly between RHEL 8 and RHEL 7, which is why they’re listed separately below.
The EPEL repository can be added to RHEL 8 with the following command: