Noticeable Increase in Automated Hacking Attempts in United Arab Emirates

In the previous 14 days, United Arab Emirates has witnessed how the number of brute-force attacks has went up slightly. Statistics from Syspeace shows brute-force attacks per server have increased by 12 percent. Overall, in the world, there was a slight increase of 12 percent.

In United Arab Emirates, the sum total of attacks on Syspeace-secured Windows Servers increased slightly during the previous 14-day period as 250 brute-force attacks per Windows servers were logged by Syspeace. That means the automated hacking attempts increased slightly by 12 percent. Syspeace blocked 250 automated hacking attempts in United Arab Emirates. Throughout a single 14-day period in the country’s measured history, this is the 7th highest number of brute-force attacks per Windows server secured by Syspeace.

There has been, for comparison, a surge of the sum total of brute-force attacks in Romania and Mexico. With 1,600 blocked brute-force attacks per Syspeace-secured server the previous 14 days, Romania has recorded a growth of 12 percent compared to the previous 14 days. In Mexico, the number has shot up by 9.9 percent to 280 automated hacking attempts per Syspeace-secured server.

United Arab Emirates is not alone. The attacks on Syspeace-secured Windows Servers have shown a slight increase all around the world. The brute-force attacks on Windows servers secured by Syspeace have climbed up by 12 percent in the world in the course of the past two weeks. So far, this year there have been 2,200 brute-force attacks per Syspeace-secured server in the world. Compared to the same period last year, the number of brute-force attacks has risen by 8.1 percent. Simply put, Syspeace blocked 1,800,000 brute-force attacks in the world.

The evidence comes from Windows servers secured by Syspeace globally. Syspeace is an intrusion-prevention software that provides affordable and easy-to-use tools for firms to fight automated hacking attempts. Syspeace wants to make the digital world safer for enterprises, 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 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 correct one.

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