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Brute force against SSH and FTP services: attacking and defending SSH and FTP

Apr 23, 2019, 10:00 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Ivan Vanney)

Bruteforce is among the oldest hacking techniques, it is also one of the simplest automated attacks requiring minimum knowledge and intervention by the attacker. The attack consists in multiple login attempts using a database of possible usernames and passwords until matching.

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