Automated Hacking Attempts Go up Significantly in Michigan

In Michigan, the amount of automated hacking attempts on Windows servers increased noticeably in the last fortnight compared to the previous 14-day period. According to statistics from Syspeace-secured Windows Servers, there was a climb of 62 percent in automated hacking attempts per server. In the whole USA, there was a big increase of 32 percent.

The amount of attacks on Syspeace-secured Windows Servers increased noticeably through the previous 14 days in Michigan as 320 automated hacking attempts per Windows servers were registered by Syspeace. Simply put, the automated hacking attempts went up by 62 percent. That means 550 total the sum total of automated hacking attempts in the Michigan through the two weeks prior were blocked by Syspeace.

For the sake of comparison, automated hacking attempts in California and Ohio have shot up. With 2,000 blocked brute-force attacks per Syspeace-secured Windows Server the 14 days prior, California has recorded an escalation of 65 percent compared to the last fortnight. In Ohio, the amount has risen by 42 percent to 83 brute-force attacks per Windows server secured by Syspeace.

The attacks on Syspeace-secured Windows Servers have shown a great increase all around the USA. That is to say, Michigan is not alone with the problem. There have been 32 percent more brute-force attacks in the USA on Syspeace-secured Windows Servers in the through the previous 14-day period compared to the previous 14 days. Up until now, this year there have been 1,200 automated hacking attempts per Syspeace-secured Windows Server in the USA. The automated hacking attempts have dropped by 53 percent on a year-to-year comparison. In other words, Syspeace blocked 490,000 brute-force attacks in the USA.

The data source is Syspeace-secured Windows Servers 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 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.

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 right one.

To keep systems secure and block brute-force attacks, Syspeace provides software that protects firms from IT theft, combined with excellent customer support.