Argentina Sees 18 Percent Increase in Automated Hacking Attempts

In Argentina, the amount of automated hacking attempts on Windows servers grew slightly in the previous 14-day period compared to the previous 14-day period. According to evidence from Syspeace-secured Windows Servers, there was a climb of 18 percent in automated hacking attempts per server. Overall, in the world, there was a great increase of 48 percent.

In Argentina, the sum total of attacks on Syspeace-secured Windows Servers increased slightly during the two weeks prior as 160 brute-force attacks per Windows servers were logged by Syspeace. In other words, the brute-force attacks grew slightly by 18 percent. That means 400 total the sum total of automated hacking attempts in the Argentina through the previous 14 days were blocked by Syspeace.

There has been, by means of a comparison, a climb of the number of automated hacking attempts in Norway and Germany. With 180 blocked automated hacking attempts per Syspeace-secured Windows Server the previous 14 days, Norway has recorded an escalation of 21 percent compared to the last fortnight. In Germany, the sum total has gone up by 13 percent to 2,100 automated hacking attempts per Windows server secured by Syspeace.

Argentina is not alone. The attacks on Syspeace-secured Windows Servers have shown an escalation all around the world. During the last weeks there have been 48 percent more automated hacking attempts than through the 14 days prior in the world. By now, this year there have been 1,400 brute-force attacks per Syspeace-secured Windows Server in the world. The brute-force attacks have climbed up by 43 percent on a year-to-year comparison. That is to say, Syspeace blocked 1,100,000 automated hacking attempts in the world.

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

During the brute-force attack, an attacker submits many passwords or passphrases, hoping to finally 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 shields businesses from IT theft, combined with outstanding customer support.