Noticeable Growth in Automated Hacking Attempts in Virginia

Through the two weeks prior, Virginia has seen how the sum total of automated hacking attempts has increased. The automated hacking attempts have increased by 3.2 percent through the past two weeks, according to evidence from Windows servers secured by Syspeace. At the same time, there was a slight drop of 4.4 percent in the whole USA.

The sum total of attacks on Syspeace-secured Windows Servers increased throughout the past two weeks in Virginia as 210 automated hacking attempts per Windows servers were documented by Syspeace. In other words, the automated hacking attempts grew by 3.2 percent. The amount of brute-force attacks blocked by Syspeace in Virginia was 6,300.

By way of comparison, Utah and Kentucky have been under increased attacks. With 920 blocked brute-force attacks per Syspeace-secured server the previous 14 days, Utah has seen an increase of 16 percent in comparison with the last fortnight. In Kentucky, the amount has gone up by 4.4 percent to 140 brute-force attacks per Windows server secured by Syspeace.

The attacks on Windows servers secured by Syspeace have shown a slight decline all around the USA. That is to say, Virginia is going against the flow. During the last weeks, there have been 4.4 percent less brute-force attacks than during the 14 days prior in the USA. By now, this year there have been 980 automated hacking attempts per Syspeace-secured Windows Server in the USA. Compared to the same period last year, the amount of brute-force attacks has declined by 55 percent. Simply put, the sum total of automated hacking attempts blocked by Syspeace in the USA was 370,000.

The statistics source is Windows servers secured by Syspeace globally. Syspeace is an intrusion-prevention software that provides affordable and easy-to-use tools for businesses 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 automated hacking attempt, an attacker submits many different passwords and passphrases in the system, hoping to ultimately get them right. The attacker systematically inspects all possible passwords and passphrases to find the correct one.

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