or hon·ey pot
- a computer system, isolated from the rest of its network, established as bait to lure malicious hackers into engaging with it, thereby revealing the identity or technique of the perpetrator without endangering the network or its data.
- a web page or section of hidden code in a web page that lures spammers into an interaction that identifies their content as spam or reveals its point of origin.
Examples from the Web for honeypot
She was adorable with her Little Rose face half unfolded, and the Honeypot smell of her silken skin.The Combined Maze|May Sinclair
Patsy dismounted from Honeypot and bade Stair Garland get on board.
On Stair's Honeypot rode Patsy, ordering and ranging everything everywhere.
This was a negotiation which was better left to Honeypot and Derry Down.
The surly ranter became softened for a time, and, though he spoke of her to others as "Honeypot," he ruled his tongue in public.