38 Percent Increase in Brute-Force Attacks in Hungary

In the course of the last fortnight, Hungary has witnessed how the sum total of brute-force attacks has increased greatly. Statistics from Syspeace shows automated hacking attempts per server have climbed up by 38 percent. However, there was a slight decrease of 13 percent in the whole world.

In Hungary, the sum total of attacks on Syspeace-secured Windows Servers increased greatly in the 14 days prior as 340 automated hacking attempts per Windows servers were recorded by Syspeace. Simply put, the brute-force attacks increased noticeably by 38 percent. That means 1,000 total the number of brute-force attacks in the Hungary in the past two weeks were blocked by Syspeace.

By means of a comparison, there has been an increase of the sum total of brute-force attacks in Romania and Hong Kong. With 840 blocked automated hacking attempts per Syspeace-secured server the past two weeks, Romania has witnessed a growth of 39 percent compared to the last fortnight. In Hong Kong, the sum total has gone up by 31 percent to 120 automated hacking attempts per Syspeace-secured Windows Server.

The attacks on Syspeace-secured Windows Servers have shown a slight decline all around the world. Simply put, Hungary is going against the flow. The automated hacking attempts on Syspeace-secured Windows Servers have diminished by 13 percent in the world in the past two weeks. Up until now, this year there have been 1,800 automated hacking attempts per Windows server secured by Syspeace in the world. The brute-force attacks have climbed up by 7.8 percent on a year-to-year comparison. That means the amount of brute-force attacks in the world that were blocked by Syspeace was 1,400,000.

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

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 checks all possible passwords and passphrases and tries to find the right one.

To keep systems secure and block automated hacking attempts, Syspeace provides software that shields firms from IT theft, combined with excellent customer support.

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