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How To Stop WordPress Brute Force Attacks

WordPress’ popularity not only attracts bloggers but also hackers. Hackers try to compromise WordPress installations to send spam, setup phishing exploits or launch other attacks. While there are many sophisticated attacks against WordPress, hackers often use a simple brute force password attack. In these attacks, botnets try to guess your admin password.

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How to Remove Your IP from Yahoo Blacklist

On the Yahoo blacklist? Can’t send email to Yahoo? Trust me, you are not alone. Yahoo, Google, AOL, ATT and other ISPs are often targets of spammers. If you have…