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  Post #12 (permalink)   10-08-2017, 01:51 PM
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Originally Posted by hostioo View Post
Brute force also known as brute force cracking is a trial and error method used by application programs to decode encrypted data such as passwords or Data Encryption Standard (DES) keys, through exhaustive effort (using brute force) rather than employing intellectual strategies.
Not really. any host can be locked out of their own servers if they have Brute Force enabled as all it means is that someone (could be you) have made too many failed login attempts.
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