Significant Growth in Brute-Force Attacks in Lithuania

There’s no denying of facts — the sum total of brute-force attacks in Lithuania has went up during the 14 days prior. The brute-force attacks have risen by 28 percent during the previous 14-day period, according to information from Windows servers secured by Syspeace. At the same time, there was a slight contraction of 7.9 percent in the whole world.

The sum total of attacks on Syspeace-secured Windows Servers built up during the 14 days prior in Lithuania as 470 brute-force attacks per Windows servers were logged by Syspeace. That means the brute-force attacks increased noticeably by 28 percent. That means 470 total the sum total of automated hacking attempts in the Lithuania in the 14 days prior were blocked by Syspeace.

There has been, for comparison purposes, a rise of the number of automated hacking attempts in Finland and Colombia. With 190 blocked automated hacking attempts per Syspeace-secured server the last fortnight, Finland has witnessed a surge of 46 percent in comparison with the previous 14-day period. In Colombia, the amount has shot up by 21 percent to 880 automated hacking attempts per Windows server secured by Syspeace.

Lithuania is under increasing attacks, but at the same time the attacks on Syspeace-secured Windows Servers have decreased all around the world. The automated hacking attempts on Windows servers secured by Syspeace have decreased by 7.9 percent in the world through the 14 days prior. Up until now, this year there have been 960 brute-force attacks per Syspeace-secured Windows Server in the world. The brute-force attacks have grown by 22 percent on a year-to-year comparison. That means the amount of automated hacking attempts in the world that were blocked by Syspeace was 750,000.

The information is provided by 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 evidence 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.

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 checks all possible passwords and passphrases to find the right one.

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