[wp-hackers] Admin Login Brute Force Attacks

Chris Williams chris at clwill.com
Wed Mar 20 23:05:21 UTC 2013

And if you reduce the 1000 guesses/sec to 16 guesses a day, either of
these examples turn into millennia.

On 3/20/13 3:45 PM, "John Blackbourn" <johnbillion+wp at gmail.com> wrote:

>On 20 March 2013 22:30, Doug Stewart <zamoose at gmail.com> wrote:
>> Correct horse battery staple.
>In case anyone thinks Doug has gone bonkers, this is a reference to
>this XKCD thread which quite neatly explains entropy in passwords:
>http://xkcd.com/936/. Basically, length is the all-important factor in
>password strength.
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