Automated Hacking Attempts Go up Significantly in Poland

The sum total of automated hacking attempts on Windows servers in Poland increased noticeably throughout the 14 days prior. The brute-force attacks have climbed up by 56 percent in the course of the past two weeks, according to evidence from Windows servers secured by Syspeace. At the same time, there was a slight drop of 14 percent in the whole world.

In Poland, the sum total of attacks on Windows servers secured by Syspeace built up throughout the previous 14 days as 180 brute-force attacks per Windows servers were registered by Syspeace. That means the automated hacking attempts increased greatly by 56 percent. That means 280 total the sum total of brute-force attacks in the Poland in the last fortnight were blocked by Syspeace.

For comparison purposes, there has been a climb of the number of brute-force attacks in USA and Norway. With 1,300 blocked automated hacking attempts per Windows server secured by Syspeace the last fortnight, USA has witnessed a surge of 56 percent compared to the two weeks prior. In Norway, the amount has shot up by 50 percent to 230 brute-force attacks per Windows server secured by Syspeace.

Poland is under increasing attacks, but at the same time the attacks on Windows servers secured by Syspeace have decreased all around the world. The automated hacking attempts on Windows servers secured by Syspeace have diminished by 14 percent in the world during the 14 days prior. Up until now, this year there have been 1,200 automated hacking attempts per Syspeace-secured server in the world. The brute-force attacks have increased by 7.1 percent on a year-to-year comparison. In other words, the amount of automated hacking attempts blocked by Syspeace in the world was 940,000.

The data is collected by Syspeace, a service provider that fights brute-force attacks. Syspeace wants to make the digital world safer for businesses, one server at a time. Having collected and analyzed statistics 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 automated hacking attempt consists of an attacker submitting many passwords or passphrases with the hope of eventually guessing them. The attacker systematically inspects all possible passwords and passphrases and tries to find the right one.

To keep trouble out and block automated hacking attempts, Syspeace offers software that protects firms from IT theft, combined with outstanding customer support.


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