Attack campaign hits thousands of MS-SQL servers for two years

Attack campaign hits thousands of MS-SQL servers for two years

In December, security researchers noticed an uptick in brute-force attacks against publicly exposed Microsoft SQL servers. It turns out the attacks go as far back as May 2018 and infect on average a couple thousand database servers every day with remote access Trojans (RATs) and cryptominers. Researchers from Guardicore Labs have dubbed the ongoing campaign […]