The Number of Brute-Force Attacks Remains Stable in Germany

The sum total of automated hacking attempts on Windows servers in Germany remained the same in the past two weeks. Information from Syspeace shows the amount of brute-force attacks per server has remained the same. In contrast, there was a slight fall of 16 percent overall in the whole world.

In Germany, the sum total of attacks on Windows servers secured by Syspeace remained unchanged throughout the two weeks prior as 1,600 automated hacking attempts per Windows servers were logged by Syspeace. That’s on the same level as the two weeks prior. The amount of automated hacking attempts blocked by Syspeace in Germany was 46,000.

Hungary and Czech Republic have witnessed no significant changes in brute-force attacks during the previous 14 days. There have been 790 of automated hacking attempts per Syspeace-secured server in Hungary through the previous 14-day period. In Czech Republic the sum total is 2,000.

So far, this year there have been 1,500 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 dropped by 20 percent. That is to say, the number of automated hacking attempts blocked by Syspeace in the world was 1,300,000.

The data source is Syspeace-secured Windows Servers globally. Syspeace is an intrusion-prevention software that provides affordable and easy-to-use tools for enterprises to fight automated hacking attempts. Syspeace wants to make the digital world safer for enterprises, one server at a time. Having collected and analyzed data on automated hacking attempts since 2012, Syspeace is the world leader on the topic.

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

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