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What's a brute force attack?

It's when a program with commonly used words and character combinations is used to crack passwords

It's when a large group of big, strong men are deployed to break physical security controls with brute force

It's a social engineering technique when an attacker impersonates an army or a group of security guards in order to intimidate a target

It's when a program exhaustively uses all types of character combinations to crack passwords


M2-T13-Password Attacks and Countermeasures

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