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A fake Django admin login screen to notify admins of attempted unauthorized access.

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django-admin-honeypot is a fake Django admin login screen to log and notify admins of attempted unauthorized access. This app was inspired by discussion in and around Paul McMillan’s security talk at DjangoCon 2011.



  • Install django-admin-honeypot from PyPI:

    pip install django-admin-honeypot
  • Add admin_honeypot to INSTALLED_APPS

  • Update your

    urlpatterns = patterns(''
        url(r'^admin/', include('admin_honeypot.urls', namespace='admin_honeypot')),
        url(r'^secret/', include(,
  • Run python migrate

NOTE: replace secret in the url above with your own secret url prefix

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