Significant Growth in Brute-Force Attacks in Maryland

Automated hacking attempts on Windows servers in Maryland have built up in the previous 14-day period. The automated hacking attempts have increased by 20 percent throughout the 14 days prior, according to evidence from Windows servers secured by Syspeace. However, there was a big decline of 25 percent in the whole USA.

In Maryland, the amount of attacks on Windows servers secured by Syspeace built up throughout the past two weeks as 760 automated hacking attempts per Windows servers were recorded by Syspeace. That means the brute-force attacks went up by 20 percent. Syspeace blocked 2,200 automated hacking attempts in Maryland.

For the sake of comparison, automated hacking attempts in Indiana and Michigan have climbed up. With 3,400 blocked brute-force attacks per Windows server secured by Syspeace the past two weeks, Indiana has seen a surge of 33 percent in comparison with the past two weeks. In Michigan, the amount has risen by 9.6 percent to 750 automated hacking attempts per Syspeace-secured Windows Server.

The attacks on Windows servers secured by Syspeace have shown a big drop all around the USA. That is to say, Maryland is going against the flow. The automated hacking attempts on Syspeace-secured Windows Servers have decreased by 25 percent in the USA during the past two weeks. Up until now, this year there have been 1,200 automated hacking attempts per Syspeace-secured Windows Server in the USA. The automated hacking attempts have decreased by 47 percent on a year-to-year comparison. Simply put, Syspeace blocked 500,000 brute-force attacks in the USA.

The information is released from Syspeace, a company that helps fight brute-force attacks. Syspeace saves enterprises time, effort, and money by blocking attacks that otherwise take many hours of repetitive, manual labor to track down and prevent. Syspeace tracks all the global Syspeace-secured Windows Servers carefully. The company is a global trailblazer 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 in the end get them right. Each and every possible password and passphrase is systematically inspected to find the correct one.

To keep problems out and block automated hacking attempts, Syspeace offers software that protects businesses from IT theft, combined with outstanding customer support.

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