Automated Hacking Attempts Go up Significantly in Pennsylvania
In the 14 days prior, the number of automated hacking attempts in Pennsylvania increased greatly compared to the past two weeks. The brute-force attacks have grown by 32 percent during the previous 14-day period, according to evidence from Syspeace-secured Windows Servers. There was a noticeable growth of 52 percent in the whole USA.
The sum total of attacks on Syspeace-secured Windows Servers built up during the previous 14 days in Pennsylvania as 1,500 automated hacking attempts per Windows servers were recorded by Syspeace. Simply put, the brute-force attacks built up by 32 percent. The number of brute-force attacks blocked by Syspeace in Pennsylvania was 3,100.
For comparison, automated hacking attempts in Iowa and Alabama have grown. With 2,900 blocked automated hacking attempts per Syspeace-secured Windows Server the last fortnight, Iowa has recorded a rise of 32 percent in comparison with the 14 days prior. In Alabama, the number has increased by 30 percent to 10,000 brute-force attacks per Windows server secured by Syspeace.
The attacks on Syspeace-secured Windows Servers have shown a big increase all around the USA. That is to say, Pennsylvania is not alone with the problem. The automated hacking attempts on Windows servers secured by Syspeace have climbed up by 52 percent in the USA throughout the 14 days prior. So far, this year there have been 2,200 automated hacking attempts per Syspeace-secured Windows Server in the USA. The automated hacking attempts have risen by 1.3 percent on a year-to-year comparison. Simply put, Syspeace blocked 1,100,000 automated hacking attempts in the USA.
The evidence source is Syspeace-secured Windows Servers globally. Syspeace is an intrusion-prevention software that provides affordable and easy-to-use tools for companies to fight brute-force attacks. Syspeace wants to make the digital world safer for enterprises, one server at a time. Having collected and analyzed data on brute-force attacks since 2012, Syspeace is the world leader on the topic.
An brute-force attack consists of an attacker submitting many passwords or passphrases with the hope of finally guessing them. The attacker systematically checks all possible passwords and passphrases and tries to find the correct one.
To avoid problems and block automated hacking attempts, Syspeace offers software that protects enterprises from IT theft, combined with excellent customer support.