Noticeable Growth of Brute-Force Attacks in Romania Logged

The number of brute-force attacks on Windows servers in Romania grew in the course of the last fortnight. According to information from Windows servers secured by Syspeace, there was an increase of 12 percent in automated hacking attempts per server. In contrast, there was a big decrease of 41 percent in the whole world.

The sum total of attacks on Windows servers secured by Syspeace grew in the course of the previous 14-day period in Romania as 1,300 brute-force attacks per Windows servers were registered by Syspeace. That is to say, the brute-force attacks grew by 12 percent. That means 5,300 total the sum total of automated hacking attempts in the Romania in the 14 days prior were blocked by Syspeace.

In comparison, brute-force attacks in Hungary and Turkey have increased. With 500 blocked brute-force attacks per Windows server secured by Syspeace the past two weeks, Hungary has recorded a growth of 12 percent compared to the last fortnight. In Turkey, the sum total has grown by 11 percent to 960 automated hacking attempts per Syspeace-secured Windows Server.

All around the world, brute-force attacks on Windows servers secured by Syspeace have shown a big decrease, but Romania sees the opposite. In the last weeks, there have been 41 percent less automated hacking attempts than through the 14 days prior in the world. So far, this year there have been 1,300 automated hacking attempts per Syspeace-secured Windows Server in the world. The automated hacking attempts have grown by 10 percent on a year-to-year comparison. That is to say, the number of brute-force attacks blocked by Syspeace in the world was 1,100,000.

The data is collected by Syspeace, a company that helps fight brute-force attacks. Syspeace saves businesses time, effort, and money by blocking attacks that otherwise take many hours of repetitive, manual labor to find and prevent. Syspeace records all the global Windows servers secured by Syspeace conscientiously. The company is a global trendsetter on the topic since 2012, having collected and analyzed evidence on brute-force attacks.

During the automated hacking attempt, an attacker submits many different passwords and passphrases in the system, hoping to in the end get them right. The attacker systematically inspects all possible passwords and passphrases to find the right one.

To avoid problems and block brute-force attacks, Syspeace offers software that protects businesses from IT theft, combined with exceptional customer support.


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