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Steven C. Morgan

Steve Morgan is founder and CEO at Cybersecurity Ventures and editor-in-chief of the Cybersecurity Market Report and the Cybersecurity 500 list of the world’s hottest and most innovative cybersecurity companies.  Steve is a contributor writer for Information Security Buzz, IDG’s CSO, Homeland Security Today, SandHill.com, and other business, technology, and cybersecurity media properties.

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Articles by Steve Morgan

Staying Cyber-Safe

No. 1 Cyber Defense Firm Goes On The Hunt

The editors at Cybersecurity Ventures recently caught up with Eric Hipkins, Founder, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer at root9B, a rapidly expanding, publicly-traded cyber defense firm focused on advanced adversary pursuit — a.k.a. HUNT. Hipkins has served as CEO since May 2011. He has built a team of more than 50 tier-I Cyber Network Operators and Security Specialists, …

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Preparing Security Standards for Consumer Routers

Top 500 Cybersecurity Companies

Cybersecurity Ventures has published the Q4 2016 edition of the Cybersecurity 500, a global compilation of leading companies who provide cybersecurity solutions and services. The entire list can be seen at http://www.cybersecurity500.com Worldwide spending on cybersecurity products and services is forecast to eclipse $1 trillion for the five-year period from 2017 to 2021,according to the Cybersecurity …

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Police skimming the surface of cybercrime

Cyber Numbers: Crime $6T Annually By 2021; Security Spending $1T 2017-2021; Unemployment Rate: 0%

The three pillars of the cybersecurity economy reveal a hacking epidemic which is pushing cybercrime numbers into the stratosphere, pumping up spending on cybersecurity products and services, and creating a cyber hiring hazard for employers. A look at the three categories: CYBERCRIME Cybersecurity Ventures predicts cybercrime will continue rising and cost businesses globally more than $6 trillion …

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Cybersecurity 500 List for Q3 2015

ANNOUNCING THE CYBERSECURITY 500 LIST FOR Q2 2016

The Definitive List of the World’s Hottest and Most Innovative Cybersecurity Companies Cybersecurity Ventures announces the Q2 2016 edition of the Cybersecurity 500, a global compilation of leading companies who provide cybersecurity solutions and services. The Cybersecurity 500 is online at www.Cybersecurity500.com The Cybersecurity industry is growing from $75 Billion in 2015 to $170+ Billion in …

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World’s 10 Hottest Cybersecurity Companies to Watch in 2016

World’s 10 Hottest Cybersecurity Companies to Watch in 2016

Cybersecurity Ventures announces the Cyber Top 10 for 2016, a global compilation of the leading companies who provide cybersecurity solutions and services. The ten companies sit atop the Cybersecurity 500, which is published quarterly by Cybersecurity Ventures. The Cybersecurity industry is growing from $75 Billion in 2015 to $170+ Billion in 2020, according to consolidated …

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Announcing the Cybersecurity 500 List for Q1 2016

Announcing the Cybersecurity 500 List for Q1 2016

The Definitive List of the World’s Hottest and Most Innovative Cybersecurity Companies Cybersecurity Ventures announces the Q1 2016 edition of the Cybersecurity 500, a global compilation of leading companies who provide cybersecurity solutions and services. The Cybersecurity industry is growing from $75 Billion in 2015 to $170+ Billion in 2020, according to consolidated estimates by …

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SIEM Report Q1 2016

SIEM Report Q1 2016

Small to mid-sized businesses are the next frontier for SIEM market growth. AlienVault Unified Security Management (USM) for SMBs According to IDC, the hot areas for (cybersecurity market) growth are security analytics/SIEM, threat intelligence, mobile security, and cloud security. Corporations are investing heavily in these areas to combat cybercrime. “IT organizations aren’t just fighting hackers …

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Security Analytics Report Q1 2016

Security Analytics Report Q1 2016

Security analytics market forecast to exceed $7 billion by 2020 despite cybersecurity labor shortage Cisco leverages Lancope’s StealthWatch System to protect its vast global network and power the Cisco Cyber Threat Defense Solution. International Data Corporation (IDC ) sees the big data technology and services market growing at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of …

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Database Security Report Q1 2015

Database Security Report Q1 2016

Database security spending lags behind database hacks Sponsored by DB Networks, Assuring database security through protocol inspection, machine learning, and behavioral analysis The database market is a huge and growing industry. According to IDC, the overall database market tops $40 billion today and should reach $50 billion by 2017. A recent Ponemon Institute survey found …

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Cybersecurity 500 List for Q4 2015

Sneak Peek at the Cybersecurity 500 list of the world’s hottest cybersecurity companies to watch in 2016

The Cybersecurity 500 list of the world’s hottest and most innovative cybersecurity companies was launched in Q1 2015.  FireEye topped the list as the #1 company for all of 2015, and led a list of what were mainly cybersecurity product vendors. By the end of 2015, the Cybersecurity 500 list evolved to include large tech …

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