Journal of Communications
Communications over the Internet are under serious risks as attacks are increasing day-after-day. Network forensics is the process of investigation such attacks through analyzing network data and events. Many challenges are facing investigators due to the rapid growing of network scale and intruders' skills. Honeypots are computer traps that are meant to be compromised to attract hackers and monitor their strategies and tools. Using honeypots provides a cost-effective solution to increase the security of an organization. Monitoring malicious traffic is useful for network forensics and intrusion detection systems.