Antivirus makers eying growth, changing pricing

Tuesday, 30 November 2004, 8:25 AM EST

IDC forecasts the antivirus software market will increase to reach US$4.4 billion by 2007, with significant market share from corporate customers, and customers in North America and Western Europe. Gateway and mail server applications are expected to comprise nearly 90 percent of this market within the next five years.

However, not all of the additional revenue will come from new virus-wary consumers responding to media headlines about malicious bugs and worms. Some of it will come from price hikes from leading vendors.

By Jennifer LeClaire at the E-Commerce Times.

[ Read more ]




Spotlight

Cloned, booby-trapped Dark Web sites steal bitcoins, login credentials

Apart from being a way for dissidents and journalists to do their business without being spotted and identified by "the powers that be", the Dark Web is also a place where criminals sell and buy illegal wares and services and, apparently, where they also get robbed by scammers.


Weekly newsletter

Reading our newsletter every Monday will keep you up-to-date with security news.
  



Daily digest

Receive a daily digest of the latest security news.
  
DON'T
MISS

Fri, Jul 3rd
    COPYRIGHT 1998-2015 BY HELP NET SECURITY.   // READ OUR PRIVACY POLICY // ABOUT US // ADVERTISE //