On this thread, it's stated that it's probably a good idea to use a VM for your honeypot. I believe this is because;
- Comparative data is easier when comparing 2 exact images.
- Host/Network Security is probably easier
- Quicker to clean up/set up additional pots.
Looking for a step by step process so any NEW researchers can get it the OS up and running by your answer. This will also be Part 1 of "How to setup a honeypot" series of questions.
How would you set up a VM for a honey pot?