Big Increase in Brute-Force Attacks in Poland

The sum total of brute-force attacks on Windows servers in Poland increased noticeably in the last fortnight. Information from Syspeace shows brute-force attacks per server have grown by 22 percent. At the same time, there was a big decrease of 30 percent in the whole world.

In Poland, the number of attacks on Windows servers secured by Syspeace built up in the course of the two weeks prior as 170 automated hacking attempts per Windows servers were registered by Syspeace. In other words, the automated hacking attempts went up by 22 percent. That means 340 total the sum total of automated hacking attempts in the Poland during the last fortnight were blocked by Syspeace.

There has been, with similar changes, a growth of the amount of brute-force attacks in Hong Kong and Brazil. With 22 blocked automated hacking attempts per Syspeace-secured server the previous 14 days, Hong Kong has recorded an escalation of 26 percent compared to the past two weeks. In Brazil, the number has grown by 14 percent to 360 brute-force attacks per Syspeace-secured Windows Server.

Poland is under increasing attacks, but at the same time the attacks on Syspeace-secured Windows Servers have decreased all around the world. In the course of the last weeks, there have been 30 percent less brute-force attacks than in the previous 14 days in the world. So far, this year there have been 1,800 brute-force attacks per Windows server secured by Syspeace in the world. The automated hacking attempts have risen by 10 percent on a year-to-year comparison. Simply put, Syspeace blocked 1,500,000 brute-force attacks in the world.

The evidence is released from Syspeace-secured Windows Servers globally. Syspeace is an intrusion-prevention software that provides affordable and easy-to-use tools for firms to fight automated hacking attempts. Syspeace wants to make the digital world safer for firms, one server at a time. Having collected and analyzed data on automated hacking attempts since 2012, Syspeace is the world leader on the topic.

An automated hacking attempt consists of an attacker submitting many passwords or passphrases with the hope of in the end guessing them. The attacker systematically inspects all possible passwords and passphrases and tries to find the correct one.

To keep trouble out and block automated hacking attempts, Syspeace offers software that protects enterprises from IT theft, combined with outstanding customer support.


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