GitHub bans common passwords amid mass brute force hacks 
By Darren Pauli | Nov 20, 2013 | Comment Now 
Attacks launched from 40,000 IPs.
 
WordPress botnet targets admin accounts 
By Danielle Walker | Apr 16, 2013 | Comment Now 
Massive brute force botnet.
 
Experts warn of MySQL password flaw 
By Darren Pauli | Jun 12, 2012 | Comment Now 
Brute force breaks authentication in one second.
 
MySQL servers vulnerable to password bypass 
By Darren Pauli | Jun 12, 2012 | Comment Now 
Brute force breaks authentication in one second.
 
Dumb brute force attacks slowing down, dying off 
By Darren Pauli | Nov 7, 2011 | Comment Now 
Hail Mary, it’s happening again.
 
Holes found in SonicWall god box 
By Darren Pauli | Oct 5, 2011 | Comment Now 
Pen tests poke holes in NSA 4500.
 
PayPal Twitter account hijacked 
By SC Australia Staff | Jul 6, 2011 | Comment Now 
Account tweets "don't use PayPal".
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