Threat Encyclopedia

HTTP.Authentication.Brute.Force

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This indicates a detection of at least 200 HTTP authentications in 10 seconds which indicate a possible HTTP authentication brute force attack.

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Any web server requiring authentication to access

Impact logoImpact

Impact of a successful attack could vary, with the worse case being a system compromise.

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Adjust the threshold to your network.
Monitor the traffic from that network for any suspicious activity.

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