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Brute force attacks

Brute force attacks: CompTIA Security+ (SY0-501) Cert Prep: 6 Cryptography
Brute force attacks: CompTIA Security+ (SY0-501) Cert Prep: 6 Cryptography

Brute force attacks are the simplest form of attack against a cryptographic system. In a brute force attack, the attacker simply guesses repeatedly at the encryption key until he or she stumbles upon the correct value for the key and gains access to the encrypted information. In this video, learn how attackers wage brute force attacks and how security professionals can protect against them.

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