Who's got the power in the IT security world?
From Apple, to Symantec and Anonymous, lots of people, companies and groups influence the IT security world
By Ellen Messmer | Network World US | Published: 18:01, 05 October 2012
Power — it’s about industry influence or setting security standards or breaking into networks or defending them. These are some of the most powerful and influential groups operating in the security realm today.
According to Infonetics Research, Symantec gets to sit in the most powerful seat for a number of anti-malware software licenses sold globally, mainly for Windows-based desktop computers. But whether its past success can be replicated in a world of the future of smartphones and tablets is an open question.