Mexico Witnesses a Slight Growth in Automated Hacking Attempts

Brute-force attacks on Windows servers in Mexico have grew through the two weeks prior. According to data from Windows servers secured by Syspeace, there was a growth of 6.3 percent in brute-force attacks per server. In the whole world, there was an escalation of 47 percent.

Syspeace recorded 300 automated hacking attempts per Windows servers in Mexico through the 14 days prior. That means the automated hacking attempts increased by 6.3 percent. That means 420 total the amount of brute-force attacks in the Mexico in the last fortnight were blocked by Syspeace.

There has been, with similar changes, an increase of the amount of brute-force attacks in Egypt and Denmark. With 1,600 blocked brute-force attacks per Syspeace-secured Windows Server the previous 14 days, Egypt has witnessed an escalation of 6.4 percent in comparison with the 14 days prior. In Denmark, the amount has risen by 1.7 percent to 2,600 brute-force attacks per Syspeace-secured server.

All around the world, automated hacking attempts on Syspeace-secured Windows Servers have shown a noticeable growth, so Mexico is not alone with the problem. Throughout the last weeks there have been 47 percent more automated hacking attempts than in the course of the past two weeks in the world. Up until today, this year there have been 1,500 automated hacking attempts per Syspeace-secured server in the world. The brute-force attacks have shot up by 9.3 percent on a year-to-year comparison. That is to say, Syspeace blocked 1,100,000 brute-force attacks in the world.

The statistics is provided by Syspeace, a company that helps fight brute-force attacks. Syspeace saves enterprises time, effort, and money by blocking attacks that otherwise take many hours of repetitive, manual labor to track down and prevent. Syspeace scans all the global Syspeace-secured Windows Servers carefully. The company is a global pioneer on the topic since 2012, having collected and analyzed data on automated hacking attempts.

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

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

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