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Old 09-29-2016, 06:28 AM
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SSH Brute Force Compromises Leading to DDoS

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A few weeks ago we ran an experiment to see how long it would take for some IPv4-only and IPv6-only servers to be compromised via SSH brute force attacks.

We configured five cloud servers on Linode and Digital Ocean with the root password set to “password.”* The idea was to see how long it would take before the servers were hacked.
Continued at: https://blog.sucuri.net/2016/09/ssh-...g-to-ddos.html

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