Denmark in the world Witnesses Second Greatest Growth in Automated Hacking Attempts

In the previous 14 days, the number of automated hacking attempts in Denmark increased extremely compared to the last fortnight. Statistics from Syspeace shows brute-force attacks per server have grown by 160 percent. That’s the second biggest rise of brute-force attacks on Windows servers in the world. In contrast, there was no change in the sum total of brute-force attacks in the whole world.

In Denmark, the sum total of attacks on Syspeace-secured Windows Servers increased significantly through the past two weeks as 3,000 automated hacking attempts per Windows servers were logged by Syspeace. Simply put, the brute-force attacks increased significantly by 160 percent. That means 74,000 total the sum total of brute-force attacks in the Denmark in the course of the 14 days prior were blocked by Syspeace. In the country’s measured history, this is the 2nd highest number of attempted brute-force attacks per Windows server secured by Syspeace for a single 14-day period.

For the purpose of comparison, automated hacking attempts in Brazil and Netherlands have shot up. With 970 blocked brute-force attacks per Windows server secured by Syspeace the previous 14 days, Brazil has witnessed a rise of 310 percent in comparison with the previous 14 days. In Netherlands, the amount has shot up by 130 percent to 2,000 automated hacking attempts per Syspeace-secured Windows Server.

So far, this year there have been 1,800 brute-force attacks per Syspeace-secured Windows Server in the world. The brute-force attacks have grown by 9.4 percent on a year-to-year comparison. That means the sum total of automated hacking attempts in the world that were blocked by Syspeace was 1,600,000.

The statistics originates from Syspeace, a service provider that fights automated hacking attempts. Syspeace wants to make the digital world safer for firms, one server at a time. Having collected and analyzed data on brute-force attacks since 2012, Syspeace is a global trailblazer 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 finally get them right. Each and every possible password and passphrase is systematically checked to find the right one.

To keep systems secure and block brute-force attacks, Syspeace provides software that safeguards companies from IT theft, combined with outstanding customer support.