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Kevin Benedict's Mobile Cyber Security News Weekly – Week of February 8, 2015

Welcome to the Mobile Cyber Security News Weekly, our newest online newsletter. Mobile Cyber Security will focus on the most interesting news, articles and links related to mobile and cyber security, mobile malware, mobile application management, cyber warfare (and more!) that I run across each week.  I am specifically targeting market trend information.

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TechNavio's analysts forecast the global mobile security market to grow at a compound annual growth rate of 38.3 percent over the period 2013-2018. Read Original Content

Analysts forecast the Global cyber security market in the BFSI sector to grow at a compound annual growth rate of 13.14 percent over the period 2014-2019. Read Original Content

According to market research firm MarketsandMarkets, by 2019 cyber security spending will reach $155.74 billion. That's a 63 percent growth rate. Read Original Content

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New York's Financial Services Department said on Monday it planned to do regular cyber security reviews of insurers in the wake of the massive breach at health insurer Anthem Inc. Read Original Content

Millions of cars and trucks are vulnerable to hacking through wireless technologies that could jeopardize driver safety and privacy, a report by a U.S. Senator released late Sunday says. Read Original Content

Google's Project Zero security team revealed the existence this week of three vulnerabilities with high severity that have yet to be fixed in Apple's OS X operating system. Read Original Content

Apple has agreed to China's demand of carrying out security checks on its products, including iPhone, the country's cyber security regulator has announced. Read Original Content

Samsung aims to boost its presence in the enterprise space by teaming with Good Technology on a new mobile platform called "Good for Samsung Knox" on Android devices. The partnership will bolster Samsung's Knox security platform with Good Technology's enterprise-targeted app ecosystem. Read Original Content

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***Full Disclosure: These are my personal opinions. No company is silly enough to claim them. I am a mobility and digital transformation analyst, consultant and writer. I work with and have worked with many of the companies mentioned in my articles.