Preventing and blocking brute force and dictionary attacks in a Windows Server environment with Syspeace
Syspeace is an automated brute force prevention / dictionary attack software that protects Microsoft Windows Servers by monitoring the Windows Authentication mechanisms for unsuccessful logins.
This means that you get immediate protection for Microsoft Terminal Server, Citrix, Exchange OWA Webmail , SharePoint, CRM, Terminal Server RDWeb and more, for instance there is also built in protection for Exchange connectors.
Each attack is automatically blocked, tracked and reported and as a system administrator you set up your own rules on when to block and for how long.
Syspeace is easy to install and you’re up & running and protected within minutes of the download. No need for changing your infrastructure, buy costly new appliances or hire specialized consultants.
The Global Blacklist that is shared among all Syspeace installation around the world gives you preemptive protectionfrom well known hackers and ddos attackers, blocking them even before an attack can be initiated.
Syspeace also contain reporting capabilities, giving you the ability to check for failed and successful logins for your servers and separated mail notifcations based on events.
The Syspeace licensing model is very flexible and and targeted to be easily affordable for any company, whether you’re n the SMB segment, a large enterprise or even a large Cloud Service Provider or an outsourcing company.
One of the goals for Syspeace is to become a natural part of every servers installed security mechanisms as part of the baseline security and an important piece of that security work is
A Windows 2003 version of Syspeace is underway to also provide brute force and dictiionary atacks prevention for older servers
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Other IT Security aspects
If you’re interested in various aspects of server security questions you might want to check out http://syspeace.wordpress.com and this blog where there’s quite a few articles on why and how Syspeace can help you with your everyday battle of brute force and dictionary attacks but also a few other guidelines for IT security.