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Submission + - Pwn2Own 2017 Takes Aim at Linux (eweek.com)

darthcamaro writes: For the first time in its ten year history, the annual Pwn2Own hacking competition is taking direct aim at Linux. Pwn2Own in the past has typically focused mostly on web browsers, running on Windows and macOS. There is a $15,000 reward for security researchers that are able to get a local user kernel exploit on Ubuntu 16.10. The bigger prize though is a massive $200,000 award for exploiting Apache Web Server running on Ubuntu.

Comment 404 errors (Score 0) 110

change the wp-login.php name to wp-ThwartSupidScriptBotts-login.php or whatever variant you like
(and one other place in the code, if i remember correctly)
I'm getting 3000+ 404 errors a month from seemingly random IP

scripts cant deal with various names (though you may want to remember what the log in is )

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