An interesting article that provides some statistics on the booming cybersecurity sector in Israel. It is amazing that israeli companies generate 10% of global cybersecurity revenues.
There are now more than 300 cybersecurity companies operating in Israel, making it an industry second only to the US in size. According to the 2015 State of the Cyber Nation Report from Yoav Leitersdorf, Ofer Schreiber and Iren Reznikov of seed investors YL Ventures, in 2014, exports by Israeli cybersecurity companies reached $6 billion, equating to approximately 10% of the global cybersecurity market. That percentage has increased, as the number of startups grew almost 25% since then, with the founding of 81 new cybersecurity startups.