Second Largest Growth of Automated Hacking Attempts in the world in Ireland

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Brute-force attacks on Windows servers in Ireland have went up through the 14 days prior. According to data from Syspeace-secured Windows Servers, there was a rise of 64 percent in automated hacking attempts per server. That’s the second largest increase of automated hacking attempts on Windows servers in the world. At the same time, there was a slight fall of 3.4 percent in the whole world.

In Ireland, the sum total of attacks on Syspeace-secured Windows Servers went up during the previous 14-day period as 600 brute-force attacks per Windows servers were documented by Syspeace. That means the brute-force attacks increased noticeably by 64 percent. That means 2,200 total the amount of brute-force attacks in the Ireland during the previous 14 days were blocked by Syspeace.

Italy and Mexico have – for comparison – been under increased attacks. With 4,600 blocked brute-force attacks per Syspeace-secured Windows Server the two weeks prior, Italy has witnessed an escalation of 100 percent compared to the previous 14 days. In Mexico, the sum total has climbed up by 52 percent to 780 brute-force attacks per Syspeace-secured server.

The attacks on Syspeace-secured Windows Servers have shown a slight drop all around the world. In other words, Ireland is going against the flow. The automated hacking attempts on Syspeace-secured Windows Servers have dropped by 3.4 percent in the world through the previous 14 days. By now, this year there have been 1,400 brute-force attacks per Windows server secured by Syspeace in the world. Compared to the same period last year, the number of brute-force attacks has shot up by 7.1 percent. Simply put, Syspeace blocked 1,300,000 automated hacking attempts in the world.

The evidence is provided by Syspeace, a service provider that fights automated hacking attempts. Syspeace wants to make the digital world safer for enterprises, one server at a time. Having collected and analyzed statistics on brute-force attacks since 2012, Syspeace is a global pioneer on the topic. The company believes that cyber security management doesn’t have to be complicated and expensive.

An brute-force attack consists of an attacker submitting many passwords or passphrases with the hope of in the end guessing them. The attacker systematically checks all possible passwords and passphrases and tries to find the right one.

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

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