Brute-Force Attacks Go up Significantly in Brazil

Through the two weeks prior, Brazil has seen how the sum total of automated hacking attempts has built up. Data from Syspeace shows automated hacking attempts per server have gone up by 50 percent. Overall, in the world, there was an escalation of 33 percent.

In Brazil, the number of attacks on Windows servers secured by Syspeace went up through the previous 14 days as 120 automated hacking attempts per Windows servers were logged by Syspeace. That means the automated hacking attempts increased noticeably by 50 percent. That means 1,500 total the number of brute-force attacks in the Brazil in the course of the last fortnight were blocked by Syspeace.

For a comparison, there has been a growth of the number of automated hacking attempts in Spain and Poland. With 270 blocked automated hacking attempts per Windows server secured by Syspeace the two weeks prior, Spain has witnessed a surge of 54 percent in comparison with the last fortnight. In Poland, the sum total has risen by 38 percent to 140 brute-force attacks per Syspeace-secured server.

Brazil is not alone. The attacks on Syspeace-secured Windows Servers have shown a noticeable growth all around the world. There have been 33 percent more automated hacking attempts in the world on Windows servers secured by Syspeace in the in the course of the previous 14-day period compared to the previous 14-day period. Up until now, this year there have been 960 brute-force attacks per Syspeace-secured Windows Server in the world. The automated hacking attempts have gone up by 43 percent on a year-to-year comparison. That is to say, the sum total of automated hacking attempts blocked by Syspeace in the world was 670,000.

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

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 firms from IT theft, combined with outstanding customer support.

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