Originally Posted by HarryAzhar
A brute force attack is a trial-and-error method used to obtain information such as a user password or personal identification number (PIN). In a brute force attack, automated software is used to generate a large number of consecutive guesses as to the value of the desired data.
Not really. If you have brute force enabled on your server and you make an error in your login for the server then you can be locked out as a brute force attack