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Kevin Benedict's Mobile Cyber Security News Weekly - Week of March 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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According to Allied Market Research, the global mobile security market will reach $34.8 billion by 2020, registering a combined annual growth rate of 40.8 percent during 2014 - 2020. Read Original Content

New analysis from TechNavio released January 14 has set a 38.3 percent year-over-year growth for the global mobile security market from 2013 to 2018, citing increased demand amid the growing popularity of bring your own devices. Read Original Content

In the next three years, IBM hopes to turn $4 billion in spending on its “strategic imperatives,” namely analytics, cloud, mobile and security, into some $40 billion in sales, or 44 percent of 2018’s $90 billion in expected revenue, according to chief executive Ginni Rometty. Read Original Content

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According to a new report by Allied Market Research titled the global Mobile Security Market would reach $34.8 billion by 2020, registering a combined annual growth rate of 40.8 percent during 2014 - 2020. Read Original Content

According to the Wall Street Journal, a handful of banks will be asking users to perform an authorization of some kind in order to confirm that they added their credit card to Apple Pay. Read Original Content

TechNavio's analysts forecast the Global Aviation Cyber Security market to grow at a combined annual growth rate of 5.94 percent over the period 2014-2019. Read Original Content

Cybersecurity firms have experienced a wave of business as the risks of cyber attacks become better known. The industry is expected to grow by nearly two-thirds within five years to $159 billion, according to Dallas research firm Markets and Markets.  Read Original Content

FBR Capital Markets predicts a 20 percent increase in “next-generation cyber security spending” this year, relative to a three percent to five percent IT spending environment, as companies move beyond traditional firewall and endpoint vendors to cloud and Big Data solutions. 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.