How To Brute Force WordPress on Kali Linux using Wpscan
WordPress is a free and open-source content management system (CMS) based on PHP and MySQL. But in non-geek speak, it’s probably the easiest and most powerful blogging and website content management system (or CMS) in existence today.
As a WordPress administrator or webmaster you are responsible for the security of the WordPress blog or website you manage. Most probably you’ve already done a lot to beef up the security and today in k4linux.com we will show you How tobrute forceWordPresspassword on Kali Linux 2018.1 using Wpscan to checking your Password Strength.
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As we knew WPScan is a black box WordPress vulnerability scanner, and it is installed by default in kali linux 2018.1 we will use it to brute force wordpress websites.
–wordlist set the location of your Password Wordlist
–username set the administrator username that you have found
After a search Wpscan will find the password and this will take a few minutes, this depends on your Wordlist.
Efficiency of the Brute Force depend on how much strong is your wordlist and how many password contains it.
How To Use Wpscan on Kali Linux (2018.1)
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