21 Percent Increase in Brute-Force Attacks in Czech Republic

Automated hacking attempts on Windows servers in Czech Republic have increased greatly during the last fortnight. The brute-force attacks have grown by 21 percent in the past two weeks, according to evidence from Windows servers secured by Syspeace. Overall, in the world, there was a great increase of 33 percent.

The sum total of attacks on Syspeace-secured Windows Servers went up during the last fortnight in Czech Republic as 44 automated hacking attempts per Windows servers were logged by Syspeace. That means the automated hacking attempts went up by 21 percent. Syspeace blocked 85 automated hacking attempts in Czech Republic.

For comparison, automated hacking attempts in Switzerland and Argentina have increased. With 970 blocked automated hacking attempts per Windows server secured by Syspeace the previous 14 days, Switzerland has recorded a climb of 22 percent in comparison with the last fortnight. In Argentina, the number has risen by 14 percent to 140 automated hacking attempts per Syspeace-secured server.

All around the world, automated hacking attempts on Windows servers secured by Syspeace have shown a noticeable growth, so Czech Republic is not alone with the problem. In the course of the last weeks there have been 33 percent more automated hacking attempts than in the course of the previous 14-day period in the world. Up until now, this year there have been 960 automated hacking attempts per Syspeace-secured Windows Server in the world. The automated hacking attempts have climbed up by 43 percent on a year-to-year comparison. That means the number of automated hacking attempts in the world that were blocked by Syspeace was 670,000.

The evidence source is Windows servers secured by Syspeace globally. Syspeace is an intrusion-prevention software that provides affordable and easy-to-use tools for companies to fight automated hacking attempts. Syspeace wants to make the digital world safer for firms, 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 different passwords and passphrases in the system, hoping to finally get them right. The attacker systematically inspects all possible passwords and passphrases to find the right one.

To keep systems secure and block automated hacking attempts, Syspeace provides software that shields businesses from IT theft, combined with excellent customer support.