New York Records 5.9 Percent Increase in Automated Hacking Attempts

In the course of the previous 14-day period, the number of brute-force attacks in New York grew slightly compared to the 14 days prior. The automated hacking attempts have shot up by 5.9 percent in the 14 days prior, according to data from Windows servers secured by Syspeace. At the same time, there was a big decline of 53 percent in the whole USA.

Syspeace documented 420 automated hacking attempts per Windows servers in New York throughout the last fortnight. That means the automated hacking attempts grew slightly by 5.9 percent. That means 5,700 total the amount of automated hacking attempts in the New York in the two weeks prior were blocked by Syspeace.

There has been, by means of a comparison, an escalation of the amount of automated hacking attempts in New Jersey and Arkansas. With 2,700 blocked automated hacking attempts per Windows server secured by Syspeace the 14 days prior, New Jersey has recorded a surge of 7.7 percent in comparison with the previous 14-day period. In Arkansas, the sum total has risen by 5.2 percent to 4,600 brute-force attacks per Syspeace-secured server.

The attacks on Windows servers secured by Syspeace have shown a big decrease all around the USA. Simply put, New York is going against the flow. The automated hacking attempts on Syspeace-secured Windows Servers have dropped by 53 percent in the USA in the previous 14-day period. Up until now, this year there have been 890 automated hacking attempts per Syspeace-secured server in the USA. Compared to the same period last year, the sum total of automated hacking attempts has shot up by 3.6 percent. That means the number of brute-force attacks in the USA that were blocked by Syspeace was 410,000.

The evidence is collected by 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 information on automated hacking attempts since 2012, Syspeace is a global trailblazer on the topic. The company believes that cyber security management doesn’t have to be complicated and expensive.

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 inspected to find the correct one.

To avoid trouble and block automated hacking attempts, Syspeace offers software that protects businesses from IT theft, combined with exceptional customer support.