Brute-Force Attacks Go up Significantly in Pennsylvania

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The sum total of brute-force attacks on Windows servers in Pennsylvania increased noticeably during the previous 14-day period. According to statistics from Windows servers secured by Syspeace, there was an escalation of 38 percent in automated hacking attempts per server. In the whole USA, there was a slight growth of 8.2 percent.

The sum total of attacks on Syspeace-secured Windows Servers increased greatly throughout the 14 days prior in Pennsylvania as 4,700 automated hacking attempts per Windows servers were documented by Syspeace. Simply put, the brute-force attacks increased noticeably by 38 percent. The sum total of automated hacking attempts blocked by Syspeace in Pennsylvania was 25,000. During a single 14-day period in the state’s measured history, this is the 2nd highest number of automated hacking attempts per Syspeace-secured Windows Server.

There has been, for comparison, a growth of the amount of automated hacking attempts in Utah and Oregon. With 1,600 blocked brute-force attacks per Syspeace-secured server the previous 14-day period, Utah has witnessed an escalation of 38 percent in comparison with the last fortnight. In Oregon, the amount has increased by 32 percent to 1,000 brute-force attacks per Syspeace-secured Windows Server.

Pennsylvania is not alone. The attacks on Syspeace-secured Windows Servers have shown a slight increase all around the USA. There have been 8.2 percent more automated hacking attempts in the USA on Windows servers secured by Syspeace in the through the previous 14-day period compared to the last fortnight. Up until now, this year there have been 2,100 brute-force attacks per Syspeace-secured Windows Server in the USA. The brute-force attacks 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 evidence is provided by 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 statistics on brute-force attacks since 2012, Syspeace is a global trendsetter 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 different passwords and passphrases in the system, hoping to in the end get them right. The attacker systematically inspects all possible passwords and passphrases to find the right one.

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

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