Large Brute Force Attack against WordPress installations
You are working with self hostet WordPress installations?If you still you usernames "Admin" or "admin"
... Change it immediately and if you are done, delete the user "admin"!If you are still using weak passwords
... Change it immediately!Some information sources
techcrunch - http://tcrn.ch/16SGbgC
Host Gator - http://bit.ly/Zk5K4SOther things you can do immediately
wp-login protection - http://bit.ly/YgcXmb
And for the next time, RTFM! Security advices before and whilest installing a new WordPress, some essential informations about the how toHardening WordPress
And if your installation was hacked ... I understand your anger, but ... that was a administration fail (yours, or your admins) sorry guys. Stay informed, try to work more reasonable next time.
via +Janette Toral