Automated Hacking Attempts Go up Significantly in Oregon

The amount of brute-force attacks on Windows servers in Oregon built up in the course of the 14 days prior. Data from Syspeace shows brute-force attacks per server have climbed up by 32 percent. There was a noticeable growth of 54 percent in the whole USA.

The sum total of attacks on Syspeace-secured Windows Servers increased greatly in the course of the past two weeks in Oregon as 680 brute-force attacks per Windows servers were documented by Syspeace. That means the automated hacking attempts went up by 32 percent. The amount of brute-force attacks blocked by Syspeace in Oregon was 3,900.

For comparison purposes, there has been a surge of the number of brute-force attacks in Iowa and Washington. With 1,900 blocked brute-force attacks per Syspeace-secured server the previous 14-day period, Iowa has recorded a surge of 36 percent compared to the previous 14 days. In Washington, the amount has increased by 31 percent to 4,200 brute-force attacks per Syspeace-secured Windows Server.

All around the USA, automated hacking attempts on Windows servers secured by Syspeace have shown a noticeable growth, so Oregon is not alone with the problem. The brute-force attacks on Windows servers secured by Syspeace have grown by 54 percent in the USA through the last fortnight. Up until now, this year there have been 2,000 brute-force attacks per Windows server secured by Syspeace in the USA. Compared to the same period last year, the number of automated hacking attempts has dropped by 15 percent. Simply put, the sum total of brute-force attacks blocked by Syspeace in the USA was 1,000,000.

The evidence source is Syspeace-secured Windows Servers globally. Syspeace is an intrusion-prevention software that provides affordable and easy-to-use tools for firms to fight automated hacking attempts. Syspeace wants to make the digital world safer for businesses, 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 passwords or passphrases, hoping to eventually get them right. Each and every possible password and passphrase is systematically checked to find the right one.

To keep systems secure and block brute-force attacks, Syspeace provides software that protects enterprises from IT theft, combined with outstanding customer support.