Mexico Aghast by Third Biggest Growth in Automated Hacking Attempts in the world

During the previous 14 days, Mexico has recorded how the sum total of brute-force attacks has increased greatly. The automated hacking attempts have grown by 25 percent in the course of the last fortnight, according to information from Syspeace-secured Windows Servers. That’s the third largest rise of automated hacking attempts on Windows servers in the world. At the same time, there was a slight contraction of 9.6 percent in the whole world.

Syspeace recorded 120 automated hacking attempts per Windows servers in Mexico in the course of the previous 14 days. That means the automated hacking attempts built up by 25 percent. That means 200 total the number of brute-force attacks in the Mexico throughout the 14 days prior were blocked by Syspeace.

Morocco and Lithuania have – for comparison purposes – been under increased attacks. With 130 blocked automated hacking attempts per Syspeace-secured server the past two weeks, Morocco has witnessed an increase of 53 percent in comparison with the two weeks prior. In Lithuania, the number has gone up by 19 percent to 470 brute-force attacks per Syspeace-secured Windows Server.

The attacks on Windows servers secured by Syspeace have shown a slight drop all around the world. That is to say, Mexico is going against the flow. There have been 9.6 percent less brute-force attacks in the world on Syspeace-secured Windows Servers in the last fortnight compared to the two weeks prior. Up until today, this year there have been 760 automated hacking attempts per Syspeace-secured Windows Server in the world. Compared to the same period last year, the amount of automated hacking attempts has diminished by 32 percent. In other words, the amount of automated hacking attempts blocked by Syspeace in the world was 520,000.

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

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 correct one.

To avoid trouble and block brute-force attacks, Syspeace offers software that safeguards enterprises from IT theft, combined with outstanding customer support.

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