Big Increase in Brute-Force Attacks in Poland

The sum total of brute-force attacks on Windows servers in Poland built up throughout the previous 14-day period. According to data from Syspeace-secured Windows Servers, there was a climb of 55 percent in brute-force attacks per server. There was a slight escalation of 3.9 percent in the whole world.

Syspeace logged 180 brute-force attacks per Windows servers in Poland during the 14 days prior. That means the brute-force attacks increased noticeably by 55 percent. That means 330 total the amount of automated hacking attempts in the Poland through the past two weeks were blocked by Syspeace.

For comparison purposes, there has been a rise of the amount of automated hacking attempts in Germany and Norway. With 2,200 blocked brute-force attacks per Windows server secured by Syspeace the past two weeks, Germany has recorded a growth of 58 percent compared to the two weeks prior. In Norway, the number has risen by 38 percent to 260 automated hacking attempts per Windows server secured by Syspeace.

The attacks on Windows servers secured by Syspeace have shown a slight growth all around the world. That is to say, Poland is not alone with the problem. The brute-force attacks on Syspeace-secured Windows Servers have gone up by 3.9 percent in the world throughout the last fortnight. So far, this year there have been 1,800 brute-force attacks per Syspeace-secured Windows Server in the world. Compared to the same period last year, the sum total of automated hacking attempts has dropped by 6.9 percent. In other words, the number of automated hacking attempts blocked by Syspeace in the world was 1,500,000.

The data comes from Syspeace-secured Windows Servers globally. Syspeace is an intrusion-prevention software that provides affordable and easy-to-use tools for businesses to fight automated hacking attempts. Syspeace wants to make the digital world safer for businesses, 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 passwords or passphrases, hoping to eventually get them right. Each and every possible password and passphrase is systematically checked to find the correct one.

To avoid problems and block brute-force attacks, Syspeace offers software that protects businesses from IT theft, combined with exceptional customer support.