Norway Witnesses No Significant Change in Automated Hacking Attempts

The sum total of automated hacking attempts on Windows servers in Norway remained unchanged through the previous 14-day period. According to information from Syspeace-secured servers, the number of brute-force attacks stayed the same. At the same time, there was a big drop of 35 percent overall in the whole world.

In Norway, the sum total of attacks on Windows servers secured by Syspeace remained the same during the previous 14 days as 170 brute-force attacks per Windows servers were logged by Syspeace. Simply put, the level of the brute-force attacks remained the same as the previous 14 days. Syspeace blocked 1,100 brute-force attacks in Norway.

There has been no significant change in automated hacking attempts in Lithuania. There have been 480 of automated hacking attempts per Syspeace-secured server in Lithuania in the course of the last fortnight.

Up until now, this year there have been 620 automated hacking attempts per Windows server secured by Syspeace in the world. The brute-force attacks have shot up by 35 percent on a year-to-year comparison. That is to say, the sum total of automated hacking attempts blocked by Syspeace in the world was 470,000.

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 evidence on automated hacking attempts since 2012, Syspeace is a global innovator on the topic. The company believes that cyber security management doesn’t have to be complicated and expensive.

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

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