Argentina Sees 46 Percent Increase in Brute-Force Attacks

Brute-force attacks on Windows servers in Argentina have increased greatly during the two weeks prior. The automated hacking attempts have increased by 46 percent throughout the previous 14 days, according to evidence from Windows servers secured by Syspeace. However, there was a slight contraction of 7.9 percent in the whole world.

Syspeace recorded 95 brute-force attacks per Windows servers in Argentina during the last fortnight. That is to say, the automated hacking attempts increased noticeably by 46 percent. That means 260 total the sum total of brute-force attacks in the Argentina through the last fortnight were blocked by Syspeace.

There has been, for comparison purposes, an increase of the amount of brute-force attacks in United Kingdom and Finland. With 1,000 blocked brute-force attacks per Syspeace-secured Windows Server the last fortnight, United Kingdom has seen a climb of 50 percent in comparison with the previous 14-day period. In Finland, the number has shot up by 46 percent to 190 automated hacking attempts per Windows server secured by Syspeace.

All around the world, brute-force attacks on Syspeace-secured Windows Servers have shown a slight fall, but Argentina sees the opposite. There have been 7.9 percent less brute-force attacks in the world on Syspeace-secured Windows Servers in the course of the previous 14-day period compared to the previous 14 days. So far, this year there have been 960 brute-force attacks per Syspeace-secured server in the world. The brute-force attacks have declined by 22 percent on a year-to-year comparison. That means the amount of brute-force attacks in the world that were blocked by Syspeace was 750,000.

The information is collected by Syspeace-secured Windows Servers globally. Syspeace is an intrusion-prevention software that provides affordable and easy-to-use tools for firms to fight automated hacking attempts. Syspeace wants to make the digital world safer for companies, one server at a time. Having collected and analyzed data on brute-force attacks since 2012, Syspeace is the world leader on the topic.

During the brute-force attack, an attacker submits many different passwords and passphrases in the system, hoping to in the end get them right. The attacker systematically inspects all possible passwords and passphrases to find the correct one.

To keep trouble out and block brute-force attacks, Syspeace offers software that shields businesses from IT theft, combined with outstanding customer support.