Australia is expected to spend $3.8 billion on cybersecurity in 2018, up 6.5 percent from 2017, according to Gartner.

The research firm predicts that spending will be driven by regulations, shifting buyer mindset, awareness of emerging threats and the evolution to a digital business strategy.

Source: Australian cybersecurity spending to reach $3.8 billion in 2018: Gartner – Security – CRN Australia