Global Mobile Anti-Malware Market 2016-2020
About Mobile Anti-Malware
The internet has become significantly important in everyday life. Devices are at a greater risk of infection with different kinds of malware because of the increased use of the internet. Malware can come from different sources such as social media websites, e-mail spam, and websites that have unauthorized codes. Malware infections result in low performance and damage of the device.
Malware is a software that loads on mobile devices through the internet or while downloading unauthorized applications. It spreads from one device to another in different ways such as through networks, the internet, and e-mails. Mobile anti-malware protects mobile devices from malware, data theft, unauthorized access, viruses, spyware, hacker attacks, and online identity theft. It blocks unwanted calls and messages and detects, prevents, and eliminates viruses and malware. Mobile anti-malware scans the memory, OS, and files of mobile devices using heuristic detection, signature-based detection, rootkit detection, and real-time scanning methods to prevent mobile malware infections.
Technavio’s analysts forecast the global mobile anti-malware market to grow at a CAGR of 17.36% during the period 2016-2020.
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The report covers the present scenario and the growth prospects of the global mobile anti-malware market for the period 2016-2020. To calculate the market size, the report considers the revenue generated from the sales of anti-malware software for the following mobile devices:
Technavio Announces the Publication of its Research Report – Global Mobile Anti-Malware Market 2016-2020
Technavio recognizes the following companies as the key players in the Global Mobile Anti-Malware Market: AVAST Software s.r.o., AVG Technologies N.V., BitDefender, LLC, McAfee, Inc., and Symantec Corp.
Other Prominent Vendors in the market are: Ahn Labs, Avira, Doctor Web, Emsisoft, ESET, Fortinet, F-Secure, Kaspersky Lab, Malwarebytes, Microsoft, and Sophos.
Commenting on the report, an analyst from Technavio’s team said: “As cloud is a convenient and cost-effective way to store business critical data, its adoption is increasing among SMBs worldwide. As a result, the need for cloud security solutions such as cloud anti-malware is increasing. The adoption of premise-based security software among SMBs is limited due to budget constraints, few resources, and lack of expertise to address security problems.”
According to the report, People are highly dependent on mobile devices because of the growing need for connectivity. Hackers can gain access to the critical information that is stored on mobile devices, so the need for securing these devices is increasing. Organizations and end-users are considering adopting mobile anti-malware to ensure the security of mobile devices. The increase in internet use has led to the greater demand for security of mobile devices, which drives the global mobile anti-malware market.
Further, the report states that threat from inexpensive security solutions hinders the market growth.
AVAST Software s.r.o., AVG Technologies N.V., BitDefender, LLC, McAfee, Inc., Symantec Corp, Ahn Labs, Avira, Doctor Web, Emsisoft, ESET, Fortinet, F-Secure, Kaspersky Lab, Malwarebytes, Microsoft, Sophos.