The Amount of Brute-Force Attacks Remains Stable in Turkey

Brute-force attacks on Windows servers in Turkey have remained unchanged throughout the past two weeks. The amount of automated hacking attempts has remained unchanged. There was a great increase of 35 percent in the whole world.

The amount of attacks on Windows servers secured by Syspeace showed no change in the last fortnight in Turkey as 620 brute-force attacks per Windows servers were recorded by Syspeace. That’s on the same level as the last fortnight. The amount of brute-force attacks blocked by Syspeace in Turkey was 1,200.

South Africa and United Kingdom have recorded no significant changes in brute-force attacks during the previous 14-day period. There have been 870 of brute-force attacks per Syspeace-secured Windows Server in South Africa throughout the two weeks prior. In United Kingdom the sum total is 1,200.

Up until now, this year there have been 3,000 automated hacking attempts per Syspeace-secured Windows Server in the world. In the same period last year, the number of automated hacking attempts has shot up by 6.7 percent. That means the sum total of brute-force attacks in the world that were blocked by Syspeace was 2,600,000.

The data comes from Syspeace, a service provider that fights automated hacking attempts. Syspeace wants to make the digital world safer for firms, one server at a time. Having collected and analyzed information on automated hacking attempts since 2012, Syspeace is a global trailblazer on the topic. The company believes that cyber security management doesn’t have to be complicated and expensive.

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

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