Slight Increase of Automated Hacking Attempts in El Salvador Documented

In El Salvador, the sum total of automated hacking attempts on Windows servers went up slightly during the 14 days prior compared to the two weeks prior. According to evidence from Syspeace-secured Windows Servers, there was a surge of 3.7 percent in brute-force attacks per server. In the whole world, there was a slight increase of 14 percent.

Syspeace documented 230 brute-force attacks per Windows servers in El Salvador in the previous 14 days. That means the automated hacking attempts increased by 3.7 percent. That means 230 total the sum total of automated hacking attempts in the El Salvador throughout the last fortnight were blocked by Syspeace.

For comparison purposes, there has been a rise of the sum total of brute-force attacks in Iceland and Finland. With 970 blocked automated hacking attempts per Syspeace-secured Windows Server the last fortnight, Iceland has witnessed an escalation of 11 percent in comparison with the last fortnight. In Finland, the sum total has climbed up by 1.1 percent to 96 automated hacking attempts per Windows server secured by Syspeace.

El Salvador is not alone. The attacks on Windows servers secured by Syspeace have shown a slight escalation all around the world. There have been 14 percent more automated hacking attempts in the world on Syspeace-secured Windows Servers in the throughout the previous 14 days compared to the previous 14-day period. Up until today, this year there have been 1,500 brute-force attacks per Windows server secured by Syspeace in the world. The automated hacking attempts have grown by 18 percent on a year-to-year comparison. Simply put, Syspeace blocked 1,300,000 brute-force attacks in the world.

The statistics is provided by Syspeace, a company that helps fight automated hacking attempts. Syspeace saves enterprises time, effort, and money by blocking attacks that otherwise take many hours of repetitive, manual labor to detect and prevent. Syspeace scans all the global Syspeace-secured Windows Servers carefully. The company is a global trendsetter on the topic since 2012, having collected and analyzed information on automated hacking attempts.

An automated hacking attempt consists of an attacker submitting many passwords or passphrases with the hope of eventually guessing them. The attacker systematically checks all possible passwords and passphrases and tries to find the correct one.

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