HungarySees Second Largest Rise in Automated Hacking Attempts in the world

The sum total of automated hacking attempts on Windows servers in Hungary built up throughout the previous 14-day period. According to evidence from Syspeace-secured Windows Servers, there was an escalation of 34 percent in automated hacking attempts per server. In the world, that’s the second biggest rise of brute-force attacks on Windows servers. At the same time, there was a slight decline of 15 percent in the whole world.

The amount of attacks on Windows servers secured by Syspeace increased noticeably in the course of the 14 days prior in Hungary as 270 automated hacking attempts per Windows servers were logged by Syspeace. In other words, the brute-force attacks increased greatly by 34 percent. Syspeace blocked 870 brute-force attacks in Hungary.

There has been, for a comparison, a climb of the number of brute-force attacks in Spain and Argentina. With 290 blocked automated hacking attempts per Syspeace-secured Windows Server the last fortnight, Spain has witnessed an increase of 61 percent compared to the previous 14-day period. In Argentina, the sum total has shot up by 26 percent to 65 brute-force attacks per Syspeace-secured server.

The attacks on Windows servers secured by Syspeace have shown a slight contraction all around the world. In other words, Hungary is going against the flow. There have been 15 percent less automated hacking attempts in the world on Syspeace-secured Windows Servers throughout the 14 days prior compared to the last fortnight. Up until now, this year there have been 1,000 brute-force attacks per Syspeace-secured Windows Server in the world. The brute-force attacks have increased by 17 percent on a year-to-year comparison. That is to say, the sum total of brute-force attacks blocked by Syspeace in the world was 760,000.

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

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 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 companies from IT theft, combined with excellent customer support.

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