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honeypot

Node.js implementation of the Project Honeypot (Http:BL) API. Because we all hate spam.

honeypot

Node.js implementation of the Project Honeypot (Http:BL) API. Because we all hate spam.

  • Utilizes Http:BL from known and loved https://www.projecthoneypot.org/
  • Uses built-in node dns.resolve4 to get response from the DNS API
  • No Unicorns were harmed during development

Installation

npm install honeypot

Usage

var honeypot = require('honeypot');
 
var pot = new honeypot('your_api_key');
 
pot.query('127.0.0.1', function(err, response){
    if (!response) {
        console.log("IP not found in honeypot, we're all good!");
    } else {
        console.log("Oh no, it's a spammer mate! Kil it with fire!");
        console.log(response.getFormattedResponse());
        // Suspiious, Comment Spammer 
        // Threat Rating: 58 / 255 
        // Recency: 1 / 255 
    }
});

Example within Express

var honeypot = require('honeypot');
 
var pot = new honeypot('your_api_key');
 
// example route for POST /comment/ 
create: function(req, res) {
 
    pot.query(req.ip, function(err, response){
      if (!response) {
        console.log("IP not found in honeypot, we're all good!");
        // do some commentary magic 
        res.send({ msg: 'we hate spam!' });
      } else {
        console.log("Die!");
        res.send(null);
      }
    });
}

Kudos

Based on this sweet PHP gist https://gist.github.com/smithweb/7773373.

License

MIT

Free Software, Hell Yeah!