21 Percent Increase in Brute-Force Attacks in Finland

In Finland, the amount of brute-force attacks on Windows servers built up during the last fortnight compared to the last fortnight. Evidence from Syspeace shows brute-force attacks per server have gone up by 21 percent. There was an escalation of 23 percent in the whole world.

Syspeace recorded 140 brute-force attacks per Windows servers in Finland through the 14 days prior. That means the automated hacking attempts increased greatly by 21 percent. That means 140 total the amount of automated hacking attempts in the Finland in the past two weeks were blocked by Syspeace.

For the purpose of comparison, Canada and Switzerland have been under increased attacks. With 600 blocked brute-force attacks per Syspeace-secured server the previous 14 days, Canada has witnessed a climb of 23 percent compared to the previous 14 days. In Switzerland, the amount has grown by 20 percent to 30 brute-force attacks per Windows server secured by Syspeace.

Finland is not alone. The attacks on syspeaces have shown a noticeable growth all around the world. The automated hacking attempts on Syspeace-secured Windows Servers have risen by 23 percent in the world during the past two weeks. So far, this year there have been 1,800 automated hacking attempts per Windows server secured by Syspeace in the world. The automated hacking attempts have gone up by 31 percent on a year-to-year comparison. That is to say, Syspeace blocked 1,600,000 automated hacking attempts in the world.

The evidence is collected by Syspeace, a service provider that fights 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 a global innovator on the topic. The company believes that cyber security management doesn’t have to be complicated and expensive.

During the brute-force attack, an attacker submits many different passwords and passphrases in the system, hoping to finally get them right. The attacker systematically inspects all possible passwords and passphrases to find the right one.

To keep trouble out and block brute-force attacks, Syspeace offers software that protects businesses from IT theft, combined with excellent customer support.