Slight Increase of Automated Hacking Attempts in United Kingdom Logged

In the previous 14 days, the sum total of brute-force attacks in United Kingdom grew slightly compared to the 14 days prior. According to evidence from Windows servers secured by Syspeace, there was a surge of 11 percent in automated hacking attempts per server. Overall, in the world, there was an escalation of 48 percent.

Syspeace documented 340 brute-force attacks per Windows servers in United Kingdom during the past two weeks. That means the brute-force attacks increased by 11 percent. That means 13,000 total the number of automated hacking attempts in the United Kingdom throughout the last fortnight were blocked by Syspeace.

For comparison purposes, Germany and Canada have been under increased attacks. With 2,100 blocked automated hacking attempts per Windows server secured by Syspeace the 14 days prior, Germany has seen a rise of 13 percent in comparison with the last fortnight. In Canada, the sum total has climbed up by 5.6 percent to 270 automated hacking attempts per Syspeace-secured Windows Server.

All around the world, brute-force attacks on Syspeace-secured Windows Servers have shown a noticeable growth, so United Kingdom is not alone with the problem. There have been 48 percent more brute-force attacks in the world on Syspeace-secured Windows Servers in the through the past two weeks compared to the previous 14 days. Up until now, this year there have been 1,400 brute-force attacks per Windows server secured by Syspeace in the world. The brute-force attacks have dropped by 43 percent on a year-to-year comparison. In other words, the amount of automated hacking attempts blocked by Syspeace in the world was 1,100,000.

The statistics is released from Syspeace, a service provider that fights brute-force attacks. Syspeace wants to make the digital world safer for businesses, one server at a time. Having collected and analyzed statistics on brute-force attacks 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 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 correct one.

To keep trouble out and block brute-force attacks, Syspeace offers software that shields enterprises from IT theft, combined with outstanding customer support.

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