27 Percent Increase in Brute-Force Attacks in Turkey

There’s no denying of facts — the sum total of brute-force attacks in Turkey has went up through the two weeks prior. According to statistics from Windows servers secured by Syspeace, there was a climb of 27 percent in brute-force attacks per server. There was a slight growth of 14 percent in the whole world.

In Turkey, the number of attacks on Syspeace-secured Windows Servers went up through the two weeks prior as 770 brute-force attacks per Windows servers were registered by Syspeace. That means the automated hacking attempts increased greatly by 27 percent. That means 1,500 total the number of brute-force attacks in the Turkey during the previous 14-day period were blocked by Syspeace.

For the sake of comparison, United Arab Emirates and Germany have been under increased attacks. With 220 blocked automated hacking attempts per Windows server secured by Syspeace the previous 14-day period, United Arab Emirates has recorded a climb of 31 percent in comparison with the previous 14 days. In Germany, the amount has increased by 24 percent to 1,200 brute-force attacks per Syspeace-secured Windows Server.

The attacks on Syspeace-secured Windows Servers have shown a slight increase all around the world. Simply put, Turkey is not alone with the problem. There have been 14 percent more brute-force attacks in the world on Syspeace-secured Windows Servers in the throughout the previous 14 days compared to the past two weeks. By now, this year there have been 1,600 brute-force attacks per Windows server secured by Syspeace in the world. In the course of the same period last year, the number of brute-force attacks has gone up by 6.6 percent. That means the amount of automated hacking attempts in the world that were blocked by Syspeace was 1,400,000.

The information comes from Syspeace, a company that helps fight automated hacking attempts. Syspeace saves businesses time, effort, and money by blocking attacks that otherwise take many hours of repetitive, manual labor to detect and prevent. Syspeace tracks all the global Syspeace-secured Windows Servers meticulously. The company is a global trendsetter on the topic since 2012, having collected and analyzed evidence on automated hacking attempts.

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

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