Arkansas Witnesses 37 Percent Increase in Automated Hacking Attempts

The amount of automated hacking attempts on Windows servers in Arkansas built up throughout the previous 14 days. The brute-force attacks have increased by 37 percent during the previous 14 days, according to statistics from Windows servers secured by Syspeace. In the whole USA, there was an escalation of 48 percent.

The sum total of attacks on Windows servers secured by Syspeace went up in the two weeks prior in Arkansas as 5,700 brute-force attacks per Windows servers were registered by Syspeace. That is to say, the brute-force attacks increased noticeably by 37 percent. That means 5,700 total the amount of brute-force attacks in the Arkansas during the past two weeks were blocked by Syspeace.

For the sake of comparison, automated hacking attempts in California and Rhode Island have risen. With 2,400 blocked automated hacking attempts per Windows server secured by Syspeace the last fortnight, California has recorded an escalation of 46 percent in comparison with the past two weeks. In Rhode Island, the amount has gone up by 31 percent to 130 automated hacking attempts per Windows server secured by Syspeace.

Arkansas is not alone. The attacks on Windows servers secured by Syspeace have shown a great increase all around the USA. There have been 48 percent more automated hacking attempts in the USA on Windows servers secured by Syspeace in the in the previous 14 days compared to the previous 14 days. So far, this year there have been 1,500 brute-force attacks per Syspeace-secured Windows Server in the USA. The brute-force attacks have grown by 50 percent on a year-to-year comparison. That means the amount of brute-force attacks in the USA that were blocked by Syspeace was 680,000.

The statistics is provided by Syspeace, a company that helps fight automated hacking attempts. Syspeace saves enterprises time, effort, and money by blocking attacks that otherwise take many hours of repetitive, manual labor to find and prevent. Syspeace scans all the global Syspeace-secured Windows Servers carefully. The company is a global trailblazer on the topic since 2012, having collected and analyzed information on automated hacking attempts.

During the brute-force attack, 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 companies from IT theft, combined with excellent customer support.