Greatest Rise of Brute-Force Attacks in the world in Romania

The report doesn’t lie — the amount of brute-force attacks in Romania has skyrocketed through the two weeks prior. The automated hacking attempts have gone up by 310 percent throughout the past two weeks, according to statistics from Syspeace-secured Windows Servers. That’s the greatest increase of brute-force attacks on Windows servers in the world. In contrast, there was a slight decrease of 14 percent in the whole world.

In Romania, the amount of attacks on Syspeace-secured Windows Servers increased extremely through the previous 14 days as 610 automated hacking attempts per Windows servers were logged by Syspeace. In other words, the automated hacking attempts shot up by 310 percent. That means 1,300 total the sum total of automated hacking attempts in the Romania in the course of the previous 14 days were blocked by Syspeace.

There has been, for comparison purposes, an increase of the number of automated hacking attempts in Australia and China. With 11,000 blocked brute-force attacks per Windows server secured by Syspeace the previous 14 days, Australia has recorded a growth of 36 percent in comparison with the previous 14 days. In China, the amount has shot up by 33 percent to 310 brute-force attacks per Windows server secured by Syspeace.

All around the world, brute-force attacks on Windows servers secured by Syspeace have shown a slight contraction, but Romania sees the opposite. There have been 14 percent less automated hacking attempts in the world on Syspeace-secured Windows Servers in the 14 days prior compared to the two weeks prior. By now, this year there have been 2,000 brute-force attacks per Windows server secured by Syspeace in the world. Compared to the same period last year, the sum total of brute-force attacks has gone up by 74 percent. That means the amount of brute-force attacks in the world that were blocked by Syspeace was 1,500,000.

The information 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 data on brute-force attacks since 2012, Syspeace is a global innovator 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 avoid problems and block automated hacking attempts, Syspeace offers software that protects firms from IT theft, combined with exceptional customer support.

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