This attack wasn’t limited to only the small-time computer user, even
Huge, well-known companies were successfully hacked.
The only solution that we see that one could do to assure against this
type of attack in the future is to choose NOT to use WordPress or
Joomla for your website needs. They are just way too open to attack!
Get a regular website designed and secured and hosted by a well
known and Reputable Company.
The attacks are reportedly coming from a botnet using more than
90,000 servers. Hosting providers around the world have noted the
prevalence of the attacks anddetailed some security measures they’re
taking, along with measures they encourage customers to take.This, as
many others have observed, is a brute force attack. That means:
Attackers hit access points with thousands upon thousands of common
username and password combinations in quick succession.
“150,000.00 (and growing) WordPress Websites Hacked!”
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