Ask Sucuri: How to Stop Brute Force Attacks?
Ask Sucuri: My site is under a brute force attack. What can I do? How can we solve this password guessing problem known as brute forcing? This is a common question we get from users of our WordPress plugin and from the overall community. Brute force attacks are very common, but most people do not understand how they work and what they can do to stop them.
What is a Brute Force Attack?