Brute-Force Attacks Go up Significantly in Poland

In Poland, the sum total of automated hacking attempts on Windows servers increased noticeably through the previous 14 days in comparison with the two weeks prior. According to statistics from Windows servers secured by Syspeace, there was an increase of 31 percent in brute-force attacks per server. However, there was a slight drop of 3.4 percent in the whole world.

Syspeace recorded 230 automated hacking attempts per Windows servers in Poland in the course of the previous 14 days. That means the brute-force attacks increased noticeably by 31 percent. Syspeace blocked 390 automated hacking attempts in Poland.

For the sake of comparison, there has been a climb of the amount of brute-force attacks in Argentina and Germany. With 250 blocked brute-force attacks per Windows server secured by Syspeace the two weeks prior, Argentina has recorded a climb of 32 percent in comparison with the previous 14 days. In Germany, the sum total has gone up by 30 percent to 970 automated hacking attempts per Syspeace-secured Windows Server.

The attacks on Windows servers secured by Syspeace have shown a slight contraction all around the world. In other words, Poland is going against the flow. The brute-force attacks on Syspeace-secured Windows Servers have declined by 3.4 percent in the world in the course of the two weeks prior. So far, this year there have been 1,400 automated hacking attempts per Windows server secured by Syspeace in the world. Compared to the same period last year, the sum total of automated hacking attempts has increased by 7.1 percent. That means the amount of brute-force attacks in the world that were blocked by Syspeace was 1,300,000.

The data comes from Syspeace, a service provider that fights brute-force attacks. Syspeace wants to make the digital world safer for enterprises, one server at a time. Having collected and analyzed statistics on brute-force attacks 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.

During the automated hacking attempt, an attacker submits many different passwords and passphrases in the system, hoping to eventually get them right. The attacker systematically checks all possible passwords and passphrases to find the correct one.

To keep trouble out and block automated hacking attempts, Syspeace offers software that safeguards businesses from IT theft, combined with exceptional customer support.