The Sum Total of Automated Hacking Attempts Remains the Same in Washington

Throughout the last fortnight, Washington has witnessed how the amount of brute-force attacks has showed no change. According to evidence from Syspeace-secured servers, the number of brute-force attacks stayed the same. There was a slight escalation of 18 percent in the whole USA.

The amount of attacks on Syspeace-secured Windows Servers remained unchanged in the course of the 14 days prior in Washington as 1,800 brute-force attacks per Windows servers were registered by Syspeace. That’s on the same level as the previous 14 days. Syspeace blocked 10,000 automated hacking attempts in Washington.

Pennsylvania and Arkansas have recorded no significant changes in brute-force attacks in the previous 14 days. There have been 1,100 of automated hacking attempts per Syspeace-secured Windows Server in Pennsylvania in the course of the past two weeks. In Arkansas the sum total is 3,900.

Up until now, this year there have been 810 brute-force attacks per Windows server secured by Syspeace in the USA. Compared to the same period last year, the sum total of brute-force attacks has dropped by 48 percent. Simply put, Syspeace blocked 330,000 automated hacking attempts in the USA.

The information is collected by Syspeace-secured Windows Servers globally. Syspeace is an intrusion-prevention software that provides affordable and easy-to-use tools for firms to fight automated hacking attempts. Syspeace wants to make the digital world safer for businesses, one server at a time. Having collected and analyzed data on automated hacking attempts since 2012, Syspeace is the world leader on the topic.

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