Top 6 Password Attacks and How to Prevent Them

Modified on Tue, 13 Oct 2020 at 08:24 PM

Passwords are highly vulnerable and extremely valuable, and therefore a high-value target for attackers.
There numerous attacks on passwords. Here’s an overview of the main tactics:

  1. Social Engineering
  2. Brute Force
  3. Extracting Passwords from Credential Stores
  4. Input Capture
  5. Network Sniffing
  6. Man-in-the-middle


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