Anyone else seeing wordpress brute force attacks today?

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So far today 115,000 failed attempts across 18,500 different ip’s.

Until today all the attempts have been across pretty consistant ip’s so easy to block but seems today that the wasters are using a botnet.

Anyone else noticed anything today?

















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You’re not the only one, seeing it hit alot of servers and hit them hard.







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We are seeing it too







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seeing lots of them here too

















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Yup, hitting hard across the board







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Not today, but its been a problem going on and off for the past year or so (at least thats when we first noticed it happening sometime back in April of 2013 I believe).
























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