Largest Growth of Automated Hacking Attempts in the world in Hungary

In Hungary, the amount of brute-force attacks on Windows servers shot up in the course of the previous 14 days in comparison with the last fortnight. Data from Syspeace shows automated hacking attempts per server have increased by 310 percent. Such rise in automated hacking attempts on Windows servers is unprecedented anywhere else in the world. There was a big increase of 35 percent in the whole world.

In Hungary, the number of attacks on Syspeace-secured Windows Servers surged throughout the previous 14-day period as 1,100 brute-force attacks per Windows servers were recorded by Syspeace. Simply put, the automated hacking attempts increased extremely by 310 percent. That means 3,700 total the number of brute-force attacks in the Hungary during the previous 14-day period were blocked by Syspeace.

For the purpose of comparison, there has been a climb of the sum total of automated hacking attempts in New Zealand and Australia. With 13,000 blocked brute-force attacks per Syspeace-secured server the last fortnight, New Zealand has witnessed a growth of 110 percent compared to the previous 14 days. In Australia, the sum total has gone up by 74 percent to 1,700 brute-force attacks per Syspeace-secured server.

The attacks on Windows servers secured by Syspeace have shown a noticeable growth all around the world. In other words, Hungary is not alone with the problem. There have been 35 percent more brute-force attacks in the world on Syspeace-secured Windows Servers in the throughout the past two weeks compared to the previous 14-day period. Up until now, this year there have been 3,000 automated hacking attempts per Syspeace-secured server in the world. The brute-force attacks have increased by 6.7 percent on a year-to-year comparison. In other words, Syspeace blocked 2,600,000 brute-force attacks in the world.

The information is provided by Windows servers secured by Syspeace 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.

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

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