Denmark Aghast by Third Greatest Growth in Brute-Force Attacks in the world

Automated hacking attempts on Windows servers in Denmark have increased significantly in the course of the previous 14-day period. Data from Syspeace shows brute-force attacks per server have grown by 180 percent. In the world, that’s the third greatest rise of automated hacking attempts on Windows servers. Overall, in the world, there was a slight increase of 14 percent.

In Denmark, the number of attacks on Syspeace-secured Windows Servers shot up in the course of the two weeks prior as 1,700 automated hacking attempts per Windows servers were recorded by Syspeace. In other words, the automated hacking attempts escalated by 180 percent. The sum total of brute-force attacks blocked by Syspeace in Denmark was 39,000. It is the 11th highest number of automated hacking attempts per Windows server secured by Syspeace for a single 14-day period in the country’s measured history of hackers trying to gain access to servers.

By way of comparison, automated hacking attempts in Brazil and Romania have shot up. With 1,400 blocked automated hacking attempts per Windows server secured by Syspeace the last fortnight, Brazil has recorded a surge of 320 percent compared to the 14 days prior. In Romania, the number has shot up by 160 percent to 2,500 automated hacking attempts per Windows server secured by Syspeace.

The attacks on Windows servers secured by Syspeace have shown a slight growth all around the world. In other words, Denmark is not alone with the problem. There have been 14 percent more brute-force attacks in the world on Syspeace-secured Windows Servers in the throughout the two weeks prior compared to the last fortnight. So far, this year there have been 1,500 brute-force attacks per Syspeace-secured Windows Server in the world. The automated hacking attempts have increased by 18 percent on a year-to-year comparison. That means the number of brute-force attacks in the world that were blocked by Syspeace was 1,300,000.

The data 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 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 brute-force attack, 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 right one.

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

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