"Brute Force Attacks" Posts

Ransomware Research: 10 Key Findings, Five Ways to Defend Against Hijackers

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Barracuda reports an increase in attacks across the most highly targeted industries, with those on critical infrastructure quadrupling.

Brute Force Password Attacks, Vulnerabilities Equal Trouble

Brute force password cyber infiltrations have more than doubled in the last year security company Kaspersky said in a new incident analysis.

U.S., U.K. Security Warn of Russian-backed Brute Force Cyberattacks

Russia-sponsored hackers carry out brute force cyberattacks vs. government & private sector organizations worldwide, U.S. & U.K. cyber agencies warn.

Report: Massive Brute Force Attack Targets WordPress Sites

A “massive distributed brute force attack” recently hit WordPress sites using a high volume of IPs, according to a Wordfence blog describing the scene.