Noticeable Increase of Automated Hacking Attempts in Lithuania Registered

In Lithuania, the sum total of automated hacking attempts on Windows servers went up slightly in the course of the last fortnight in comparison with the last fortnight. Statistics from Syspeace shows automated hacking attempts per server have risen by 10 percent. There was a slight increase of 13 percent in the whole world.

Syspeace documented 400 automated hacking attempts per Windows servers in Lithuania through the last fortnight. In other words, the brute-force attacks grew slightly by 10 percent. The number of automated hacking attempts blocked by Syspeace in Lithuania was 400.

For the purpose of comparison, there has been a rise of the amount of automated hacking attempts in Hungary and Denmark. With 340 blocked automated hacking attempts per Syspeace-secured server the past two weeks, Hungary has witnessed an increase of 15 percent in comparison with the previous 14-day period. In Denmark, the sum total has gone up by 3 percent to 480 brute-force attacks per Syspeace-secured Windows Server.

All around the world, brute-force attacks on Syspeace-secured Windows Servers have shown a slight growth, so Lithuania is not alone with the problem. There have been 13 percent more brute-force attacks in the world on Syspeace-secured Windows Servers in the in the course of the last fortnight compared to the 14 days prior. So far, this year there have been 840 brute-force attacks per Windows server secured by Syspeace in the world. Compared to the same period last year, the number of automated hacking attempts has dropped by 30 percent. That is to say, Syspeace blocked 610,000 automated hacking attempts in the world.

The data is collected by Syspeace, a service provider that fights automated hacking attempts. Syspeace wants to make the digital world safer for enterprises, one server at a time. Having collected and analyzed information on brute-force attacks since 2012, Syspeace is a global trendsetter 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 in the end guessing them. The attacker systematically inspects all possible passwords and passphrases and tries to find the right one.

To avoid trouble and block automated hacking attempts, Syspeace offers software that protects businesses from IT theft, combined with outstanding customer support.