Security has shot up to the top of the agenda of many companies following the recent array of cyber attacks. Three-quarters of CIOs in a recent surveycalled it their top priority, up from 59% last year.
It’s why many investors expect billions of dollars will flow into this area in 2015. Union Square Ventures’ Fred Wilson even says VCs will start investing in the security sector like they did in the rental economy last year. (Uber and Airbnb are now worth tens of billions of dollars).