The Anatomy of a Password Attack
are You probably thinking ‘what are the best practices to create a strong password’ to protect your accounts against the cybercriminals?
This attack tries to guess every combination in the book until it hits on yours.
Brute force attack
This attack is exactly what it sounds like — the hacker is essentially attacking you with a dictionary.
That most loathsome of tactics — phishing — is when cybercriminals try to trick, intimidate, or pressure you through social engineering into unwittingly doing what they want.