Slight Increase in Automated Hacking Attempts in Georgia

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The amount of automated hacking attempts on Windows servers in Georgia grew throughout the past two weeks. The brute-force attacks have gone up by 9.4 percent in the course of the two weeks prior, according to statistics from Windows servers secured by Syspeace. However, there was a slight drop of 3.2 percent in the whole USA.

Syspeace documented 350 brute-force attacks per Windows servers in Georgia during the 14 days prior. That is to say, the brute-force attacks grew by 9.4 percent. That means 2,000 total the amount of automated hacking attempts in the Georgia in the course of the last fortnight were blocked by Syspeace.

In comparison, brute-force attacks in Florida and Maryland have gone up. With 2,600 blocked automated hacking attempts per Syspeace-secured Windows Server the previous 14 days, Florida has witnessed a growth of 11 percent in comparison with the two weeks prior. In Maryland, the sum total has gone up by 5.8 percent to 1,400 automated hacking attempts per Syspeace-secured server.

Georgia is under increasing attacks, but at the same time the attacks on Syspeace-secured Windows Servers have decreased all around the USA. The automated hacking attempts on Windows servers secured by Syspeace have decreased by 3.2 percent in the USA in the two weeks prior. Up until today, this year there have been 1,900 brute-force attacks per Windows server secured by Syspeace in the USA. The automated hacking attempts have declined by 11 percent on a year-to-year comparison. That means the sum total of automated hacking attempts in the USA that were blocked by Syspeace was 1,000,000.

The data is released from Syspeace-secured Windows Servers 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 companies, 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 automated hacking attempt, an attacker submits many different passwords and passphrases in the system, hoping to in the end get them right. The attacker systematically checks all possible passwords and passphrases to find the right one.

To keep systems secure and block automated hacking attempts, Syspeace provides software that safeguards enterprises from IT theft, combined with excellent customer support.


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