Slowed by botnet attacking WordPress & Joomla sites

From the server admins:

“2013-05-13 17:55:22

It appears that the WordPress and Joomla administrative interfaces of some sites on some servers are being attacked by a botnet. We are deploying countermeasures, but performance may be degraded on the servers in question.”

Looks like a further wave of attacks from this botnet:

http://www.zdnet.com/wordpress-attack-highlights-30-million-targets-7000014256/

Time to get two-factor auth figured out.

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