Slight Growth of Brute-Force Attacks in Colombia Witnessed

Throughout the previous 14 days, the amount of brute-force attacks in Colombia went up slightly compared to the past two weeks. The brute-force attacks have gone up by 18 percent throughout the last fortnight, according to evidence from Syspeace-secured Windows Servers. There was a slight escalation of 13 percent in the whole world.

Syspeace logged 890 brute-force attacks per Windows servers in Colombia through the last fortnight. That means the brute-force attacks went up slightly by 18 percent. That means 9,200 total the sum total of brute-force attacks in the Colombia in the previous 14 days were blocked by Syspeace.

There has been, for a comparison, a growth of the sum total of automated hacking attempts in USA and Hungary. With 1,100 blocked brute-force attacks per Syspeace-secured Windows Server the past two weeks, USA has seen a rise of 25 percent in comparison with the last fortnight. In Hungary, the number has climbed up by 15 percent to 340 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 Colombia is not alone with the problem. In the last weeks there have been 13 percent more brute-force attacks than through the last fortnight in the world. Up until now, this year there have been 840 brute-force attacks per Syspeace-secured Windows Server in the world. Compared to the same period last year, the sum total of brute-force attacks has declined by 30 percent. That means the amount of automated hacking attempts in the world that were blocked by Syspeace was 610,000.

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

During the automated hacking attempt, an attacker submits many passwords or passphrases, hoping to eventually get them right. Each and every possible password and passphrase is systematically inspected to find the correct one.

To keep trouble out and block brute-force attacks, Syspeace offers software that protects companies from IT theft, combined with excellent customer support.