IPS Signatures

WordPress Installation Brute Forcing Attempt

 
Signature ID: 2147/1
Original Release:S714
Release:S714 (download)
Original Release Date:2013 May 04
Latest Release Date:2013 May 04
Default Enabled:False
Default Retired:True
Alarm Severity:Medium
Fidelity:80 

Description

This signature detects an attempt to brute force a WordPress installation.

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IntelliShield Alerts

IntelliShield ID Headline VersionCVSS ScoreLast Published
28950Increasing Distributed, Brute-Force Attacks Against WordPress22013 April 30 19:10 GMT
29130Possible Distributed Denial of Service Attacks Targeting Financial and U.S. Government Websites32013 May 08 18:43 GMT

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