ChinaWitnesses Second Biggest Growth in Brute-Force Attacks in the world

Brute-force attacks on Windows servers in China have increased significantly through the last fortnight. The brute-force attacks have grown by 730 percent through the last fortnight, according to evidence from Windows servers secured by Syspeace. That’s the second largest increase of automated hacking attempts on Windows servers in the world. At the same time, there was a big drop of 22 percent in the whole world.

Syspeace registered 270 brute-force attacks per Windows servers in China throughout the previous 14 days. That means the automated hacking attempts shot up by 730 percent. The number of brute-force attacks blocked by Syspeace in China was 270.

By way of comparison, there has been a growth of the amount of automated hacking attempts in Israel and Netherlands. With 360 blocked automated hacking attempts per Windows server secured by Syspeace the 14 days prior, Israel has recorded a surge of 1,300 percent compared to the past two weeks. In Netherlands, the amount has risen by 140 percent to 140 automated hacking attempts per Syspeace-secured server.

The attacks on Syspeace-secured Windows Servers have shown a big decline all around the world. In other words, China is going against the flow. The brute-force attacks on Syspeace-secured Windows Servers have decreased by 22 percent in the world throughout the previous 14 days. So far, this year there have been 740 automated hacking attempts per Syspeace-secured Windows Server in the world. The brute-force attacks have diminished by 27 percent on a year-to-year comparison. Simply put, Syspeace blocked 530,000 brute-force attacks in the world.

The statistics is provided by Syspeace-secured Windows Servers globally. Syspeace is an intrusion-prevention software that provides affordable and easy-to-use tools for businesses to fight brute-force attacks. Syspeace wants to make the digital world safer for firms, one server at a time. Having collected and analyzed data on automated hacking attempts since 2012, Syspeace is the world leader on the topic.

During the automated hacking attempt, an attacker submits many passwords or passphrases, hoping to finally get them right. Each and every possible password and passphrase is systematically inspected to find the right one.

To keep problems out and block brute-force attacks, Syspeace offers software that safeguards enterprises from IT theft, combined with excellent customer support.

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