Threat Level: green Handler on Duty: Jim Clausing

SANS ISC: Brute-Force Attacks Targeting RDP on the Rise SANS ISC InfoSec Forums

Participate: Learn more about our honeypot network

Sign Up for Free!   Forgot Password?
Log In or Sign Up for Free!
Brute-Force Attacks Targeting RDP on the Rise
Quoting InfoRiskToday: ESET Researchers: Attacks Open the Door to Lauching Ransomware, Planting CryptominersSince the start of the COVID-19 pandemic, the number of brute-force attacks targeting RDP connections has steadily increased, spiking to 100,000 incidents per day in April and May, according to the security firm ESET. These attacks pave the way for launching ransomware attacks and planting cryptominers.

Sign Up for Free or Log In to start participating in the conversation!