The Number of Brute-Force Attacks Remains the Same in District of Columbia

The number is clear — the sum total of automated hacking attempts in District of Columbia has remained the same through the past two weeks. Information from Syspeace shows the number of automated hacking attempts per server has showed no change. However, there was a great increase of 52 percent in the whole USA.

The number of attacks on Windows servers secured by Syspeace showed no change throughout the last fortnight in District of Columbia as 400 automated hacking attempts per Windows servers were documented by Syspeace. That’s on the same level as the previous 14 days. Syspeace blocked 400 brute-force attacks in District of Columbia.

Utah and Oregon have seen no significant changes in brute-force attacks through the previous 14 days. There have been 550 of automated hacking attempts per Syspeace-secured server in Utah through the past two weeks. In Oregon the amount is 540.

So far, this year there have been 2,200 brute-force attacks per Windows server secured by Syspeace in the USA. The automated hacking attempts have climbed up by 1.3 percent on a year-to-year comparison. Simply put, Syspeace blocked 1,100,000 brute-force attacks in the USA.

The statistics is released from Syspeace, a service provider that fights brute-force attacks. 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 a global innovator on the topic. The company believes that cyber security management doesn’t have to be complicated and expensive.

An brute-force attack consists of an attacker submitting many passwords or passphrases with the hope of eventually guessing them. The attacker systematically checks all possible passwords and passphrases and tries to find the right one.

To keep trouble out and block brute-force attacks, Syspeace offers software that protects companies from IT theft, combined with exceptional customer support.