Indiana Records 3.7 Percent Increase in Automated Hacking Attempts

Brute-force attacks on Windows servers in Indiana have went up slightly through the previous 14-day period. The brute-force attacks have shot up by 3.7 percent through the last fortnight, according to statistics from Syspeace-secured Windows Servers. There was a slight growth of 5.3 percent in the whole USA.

Syspeace registered 510 automated hacking attempts per Windows servers in Indiana throughout the previous 14 days. Simply put, the automated hacking attempts grew by 3.7 percent. That means 580 total the sum total of automated hacking attempts in the Indiana in the 14 days prior were blocked by Syspeace. Throughout a single 14-day period in the state’s measured history, this is the 15th highest number of automated hacking attempts per Syspeace-secured Windows Server.

By way of comparison, there has been an increase of the sum total of automated hacking attempts in Michigan and Arkansas. With 480 blocked brute-force attacks per Windows server secured by Syspeace the 14 days prior, Michigan has witnessed a rise of 6.9 percent compared to the two weeks prior. In Arkansas, the amount has increased by 4.3 percent to 2,900 brute-force attacks per Syspeace-secured Windows Server.

Indiana is not alone. The attacks on Windows servers secured by Syspeace have shown a slight growth all around the USA. In the course of the last weeks there have been 5.3 percent more brute-force attacks than through the last fortnight in the USA. Up until now, this year there have been 1,400 automated hacking attempts per Syspeace-secured Windows Server in the USA. In the course of the same period last year, the number of brute-force attacks has risen by 5.1 percent. In other words, the sum total of automated hacking attempts blocked by Syspeace in the USA was 710,000.

The evidence is released from Windows servers secured by Syspeace globally. Syspeace is an intrusion-prevention software that provides affordable and easy-to-use tools for businesses 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 automated hacking attempt consists of an attacker submitting many passwords or passphrases with the hope of in the end guessing them. The attacker systematically inspects all possible passwords and passphrases and tries to find the correct one.

To keep problems out and block automated hacking attempts, Syspeace offers software that shields enterprises from IT theft, combined with excellent customer support.