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Category Archive: Monthly Attack Activity Report

The October 2017 WordPress Attack Report

This entry was posted in Monthly Attack Activity Report, WordPress Security on November 06, 2017 by Dan Moen   3 Replies

This month’s WordPress Attack Report is a continuation of a series we have been publishing since December 2016. Reports from the previous months can be found here. This report contains the top 25 attacking IPs for October 2017 and their details. It also includes charts of brute force and complex attack activity for the same …
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The September 2017 WordPress Attack Report

This entry was posted in Monthly Attack Activity Report, WordPress Security on October 06, 2017 by Dan Moen   5 Replies

This edition of the WordPress Attack Report is a continuation of the monthly series we’ve been publishing since December 2016. Reports from the previous months can be found here. This report contains the top 25 attacking IPs for September 2017 and their details. It also includes charts of brute force and complex attack activity for …
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The August 2017 WordPress Attack Report

This entry was posted in Monthly Attack Activity Report, WordPress Security on September 15, 2017 by Dan Moen   6 Replies

This is the ninth edition of the WordPress Attack Report series we’ve been publishing since December 2016. You can find reports from the previous months here: July 2017 June 2017 May 2017 April 2017 March 2017 February 2017 January 2017 December 2016 This report contains the top 25 attacking IPs for the month of August and …
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The July 2017 WordPress Attack Report

This entry was posted in Monthly Attack Activity Report, WordPress Security on August 10, 2017 by Dan Moen   8 Replies

This post is a continuation of the WordPress Attack Report series we’ve been publishing since December 2016. Reports from previous months can be found here: June 2017 May 2017 April 2017 March 2017 February 2017 January 2017 December 2016 This report contains the top 25 attacking IPs for the month of July and their details. It …
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The June 2017 WordPress Attack Report

This entry was posted in Monthly Attack Activity Report, WordPress Security on July 12, 2017 by Dan Moen   5 Replies

Today’s post is a continuation of the WordPress Attack Report series we’ve been publishing since December 2016. Previous months’ reports can be found here: May 2017 April 2017 March 2017 February 2017 January 2017 December 2016 This report contains the top 25 attacking IPs for the month of June and their details. It also includes charts …
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The May 2017 WordPress Attack Report

This entry was posted in Monthly Attack Activity Report, WordPress Security on June 06, 2017 by Dan Moen   8 Replies

Today’s post is a continuation of the WordPress Attack Report series we’ve been publishing since December 2016. Previous versions can be found here: April 2017, March 2017, February 2017, January 2017 and December 2016. This report contains the top 25 attacking IPs for the month of May and their details. It also includes charts of brute force and complex attack activity …
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The April 2017 WordPress Attack Report

This entry was posted in Monthly Attack Activity Report, Wordfence, WordPress Security on May 04, 2017 by Mark Maunder   17 Replies

Today we are releasing the WordPress Attack Report for April, 2017. You can also find these previous attack reports on our blog: December 2016 January 2017 February 2017 March 2017 This report contains the top 25 attacking IPs for the month of April and their details. It also includes charts of brute force attack activity and …
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The March 2017 WordPress Attack Report

This entry was posted in Monthly Attack Activity Report, WordPress Security on April 06, 2017 by Mark Maunder   32 Replies

Today we are releasing the WordPress Attack Report for March, 2017. You can also find the following previous attack reports on our blog: December 2016, January 2017 and February 2017. This report contains the top 25 attacking IPs for the month of March and their details. It also includes charts of brute force attack activity …
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The February 2017 WordPress Attack Report

This entry was posted in Monthly Attack Activity Report, WordPress Security on March 02, 2017 by Mark Maunder   23 Replies

Today we are releasing the WordPress attack report for February 2017. You can also find our January 2017 and December 2016 attack reports on the blog. This report contains a new kind of analysis on the top 25 attacking IPs, called topology analysis. We have used this technique to identify groups of IPs acting in …
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The January 2017 WordPress Attack Activity Report

This entry was posted in General Security, Monthly Attack Activity Report, Wordfence, WordPress Security on February 03, 2017 by Mark Maunder   23 Replies

Last month we introduced a monthly attack activity report. This report gives you an indication of attack trends during the past month and how they have changed. Today we are releasing the January WordPress attack activity report which covers the period from January 1st until January 31st. Most Active IPs In the table below we have …
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