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WordPress – Discourage Brute Force

A common technique used by hackers to gain unauthorized access to websites is called ‘Brute Force’. Using this technique, hackers use software designed to scan a website for vulnerabilities and …

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Defending Against the WordPress Brute Force Flood

There has been a massive distributed brute force attack being launched the past few days against every WordPress based website at every hosting provider in the world. Well over 150,000 …

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