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Defend against password attacks

Defend against password attacks: CISSP Cert Prep: 5 Identity and Access Management (2015)
Defend against password attacks: CISSP Cert Prep: 5 Identity and Access Management (2015)

Passwords secure the vast majority of systems today. This time-tested approach does provide adequate security for many purposes, but also has potential drawbacks. Attackers can wage attacks designed to crack passwords stored in system files. Many recent attacks used this approach to steal massive numbers of user accounts. In this video, you learn about common attacks against passwords, including brute-force attacks, dictionary attacks, hybrid attacks, and rainbow tables.

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Network Administration Security IT CISSP

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