Alabama Sees 72 Percent Increase in Brute-Force Attacks

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In the 14 days prior, Alabama has witnessed how the sum total of automated hacking attempts has increased noticeably. The automated hacking attempts have gone up by 72 percent in the 14 days prior, according to evidence from Syspeace-secured Windows Servers. In the whole USA, there was an escalation of 54 percent.

In Alabama, the number of attacks on Syspeace-secured Windows Servers increased greatly through the last fortnight as 9,600 automated hacking attempts per Windows servers were logged by Syspeace. Simply put, the brute-force attacks increased greatly by 72 percent. The number of automated hacking attempts blocked by Syspeace in Alabama was 48,000. In a single 14-day period in the state’s measured history, this is the 2nd highest number of automated hacking attempts per Windows server secured by Syspeace.

With similar changes, automated hacking attempts in Arkansas and Massachusetts have climbed up. With 14,000 blocked automated hacking attempts per Syspeace-secured Windows Server the last fortnight, Arkansas has witnessed a surge of 74 percent compared to the 14 days prior. In Massachusetts, the sum total has grown by 72 percent to 550 brute-force attacks per Syspeace-secured server.

All around the USA, brute-force attacks on Windows servers secured by Syspeace have shown a big increase, so Alabama is not alone with the problem. There have been 54 percent more automated hacking attempts in the USA on syspeaces in the throughout the previous 14-day period compared to the past two weeks. Up until today, this year there have been 2,300 automated hacking attempts per Windows server secured by Syspeace in the USA. During the same period last year, the sum total of brute-force attacks has climbed up by 51 percent. That is to say, the number of brute-force attacks blocked by Syspeace in the USA was 1,200,000.

The data is released from Syspeace, a company that helps fight brute-force attacks. Syspeace saves businesses time, effort, and money by blocking attacks that otherwise take many hours of repetitive, manual labor to detect and prevent. Syspeace monitors all the global syspeaces meticulously. The company is a global innovator on the topic since 2012, having collected and analyzed evidence on brute-force attacks.

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 brute-force attacks, Syspeace offers software that safeguards enterprises from IT theft, combined with outstanding customer support.

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