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Attackers usually don`t brute-force long passwords

Attackers usually don`t brut-force long passwords

Microsoft’s network of honeypot servers data showed that very few attacks targeted long and complex credentials. Instead, they primarily focus on short passwords. Ross Bevington, a security researcher at Microsoft, analyzed the credentials entered from over 25 million brute-force attacks against SSH. This is around 30 days of data in Microsoft’s sensor network. Passwords of over 10 characters saw only …

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Top Most Common Passwords 2021

Top Most Common Passwords 2021

So you think it’s time to change your password when you recently noticed that it may be your neighbor who is connecting to your wifi. Then it’s quite the time to take a look at the top most common passwords of 2021 in order not to fail with your password again. The most common passwords around the world in 2021 …

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