Michigan Records 45 Percent Increase in Automated Hacking Attempts

The sum total of brute-force attacks on Windows servers in Michigan went up throughout the last fortnight. The brute-force attacks have increased by 45 percent throughout the previous 14-day period, according to evidence from Windows servers secured by Syspeace. Overall, in the USA, there was a slight growth of 15 percent.

The sum total of attacks on Windows servers secured by Syspeace increased greatly through the two weeks prior in Michigan as 690 brute-force attacks per Windows servers were logged by Syspeace. That means the automated hacking attempts increased noticeably by 45 percent. That means 3,000 total the sum total of automated hacking attempts in the Michigan in the course of the two weeks prior were blocked by Syspeace.

With similar changes, there has been an escalation of the number of brute-force attacks in Oregon and Georgia. With 390 blocked automated hacking attempts per Syspeace-secured Windows Server the two weeks prior, Oregon has recorded a climb of 45 percent compared to the previous 14 days. In Georgia, the sum total has grown by 42 percent to 190 brute-force attacks per Windows server secured by Syspeace.

Michigan is not alone. The attacks on Windows servers secured by Syspeace have shown a slight increase all around the USA. Throughout the last weeks there have been 15 percent more brute-force attacks than in the course of the previous 14-day period in the USA. By now, this year there have been 1,600 automated hacking attempts per Syspeace-secured Windows Server in the USA. The brute-force attacks have grown by 4.6 percent on a year-to-year comparison. In other words, the amount of automated hacking attempts blocked by Syspeace in the USA was 770,000.

The evidence is collected by Syspeace-secured Windows Servers globally. Syspeace is an intrusion-prevention software that provides affordable and easy-to-use tools for enterprises to fight automated hacking attempts. Syspeace wants to make the digital world safer for enterprises, 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 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 checks all possible passwords and passphrases to find the correct one.

To avoid problems and block brute-force attacks, Syspeace offers software that safeguards businesses from IT theft, combined with outstanding customer support.