Messaging Security Market

Messaging Security Market

Messaging Security Market Forecasts to 2028 – Global Analysis By Communication Type (Email, Instant Messaging), Component (Solution, Service), Security Type, Deployment Mode, Application, End User, and By Geography

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Published: 2022 ID: SMRC21540

This report covers the impact of COVID-19 on this global market

Years Covered


Estimated Year Value (2021)

US $4.73 BN

Projected Year Value (2028)

US $13.54 BN

CAGR (2021 - 2028)


Regions Covered

North America, Europe, Asia Pacific, South America, and Middle East & Africa

Countries Covered

US, Canada, Mexico, Germany, UK, Italy, France, Spain, Japan, China, India, Australia, New Zealand, South Korea, Rest of Asia Pacific, South America, Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Middle East & Africa, Saudi Arabia, UAE, Qatar, and South Africa

Largest Market

Asia Pacific

Fastest Growing Market

North America

According to Stratistics MRC, the Global Messaging Security Market is accounted for $4.73 billion in 2021 and is expected to reach $13.54 billion by 2028 growing at a CAGR of 16.2% during the forecast period. Messaging security can be described as the practice of encrypting messages on a device to protect the messaging infrastructure. It is utilized for developing a secure network, restricting unwanted messages and protecting the devices against various threats. It can be deployed on cloud and on-premises, due to which it finds extensive applications across various sectors, including information technology (IT), real estate, government, defense, healthcare, and banking, financial services and insurance (BFSI). It involves pattern-based anti-spam, email antivirus, internet protocol (IP) reputation-based anti-spam, email intrusion prevention, administrator-defined allow/block lists and zero-hour malware detection systems.

Market Dynamics:


Rising popularity of cloud-based and virtual appliance-based solutions

The widespread adoption of virtual appliance-based and cloud-based solutions is providing a boost to the market growth. Organizations are operating through multi-cloud environments and Software-as-a-Service (SaaS)-based platforms to manage sensitive data of users. Cloud arrangement empowers undertaking to zero in on center business skills. It gives detailed information insurance and security effectively oversees capacity and protection issues, offers information trustworthiness and gives data identified with administration, and makes venture legitimately pre-arranged. This has resulted in the increasing use of email and messaging security services for intra-company communication and coordinating with other parties.


High cost of the security solutions

Notable expense for cutting-edge informing security arrangements is turning into a significant restriction for the development of the market. The Research and Development (R&D) cost to foster front-line informing security arrangements are high, which leads to a high valuing of the security arrangements. As the recurrence of safety breaks has expanded in recent years, associations have expanded their IT security speculations to ensure against cutting-edge informing dangers. In addition, for solid and progressed security, the expense of advancement is still high, and numerous associations see budgetary limitations as a boundary to development in the Market. This is one of the factors which are restraining the development of the market.


Increasing need to protect the data from messaging malware threats

The rising rates of cyberattacks, combined with the developing need to shield classified and touchy data from informing malware dangers, address a portion of the critical drivers for the worldwide Messaging Security Market. Expanding interest for the assurance of private data from informing malware dangers and the speeding up interest for cell phones for smoother correspondence among undertakings and their representatives through an organization ensured against dangers are relied upon to drive the Messaging Security Market over the estimated years.


Complexity of network infrastructure

The market can be utilized as a program that aid different administrators in finding a way to handle the broad difficulties of their informing administration. Besides, informing security is received for creating free from any and all harm network informing against the security dangers, across Email, SMS, MMS or RCS/SIP. The innovation is utilized to confine undesirable messages, yet it is additionally the security stage comprising the capacity to obstruct the picture and different spam. The innovation can likewise be utilized to decrease informing misuse, antivirus insurance, and obstructing superfluous email and messages.

The banking, financial services, and insurance (BFSI) segment is expected to be the largest during the forecast period

The banking, financial services, and insurance (BFSI) segment is estimated to have a lucrative growth. Banking institutions are pushed to adopt a proactive approach to security, thereby incorporating cloud-based security platforms with greater customer expectations, growing technological capabilities, and regulatory requirements. Email securities solutions help reduce risks, implementation time, and costs for banks that try to keep pace with regulations regarding organizational access control. The data is continuously growing, primarily due to the increase in the number of e-transactions. Email exchanges within this sector amongst employees and customers contain crucial valuable information that is lucrative and can result in a high gain for hackers. Moreover, organizations in the investment banking sector use emails as the primary mode of communication internally and externally. They also use measures to encrypt and limit eavesdropping and hacking of their email accounts.

The software-as-a-service (SaaS)/cloud segment is expected to have the highest CAGR during the forecast period

The software-as-a-service (SaaS)/cloud segment is anticipated to witness the fastest CAGR growth during the forecast period owing to the high adoption of cloud-computing among industries due to its too easy availability and low cost. Achieve zero-effort device upgrade since messages and attachments are stored in the cloud--switching to a new device is as simple as installing the app and entering the password. Moreover, cloud-based enterprise messaging solution allows employees to seamlessly switch from smartphones to tablets to laptops--and enables IT to effortlessly upgrade company-owned devices.

Region with highest share:

Asia Pacific is projected to hold the largest market share during the forecast period. Asia Pacific has arisen as the quickest developing business sector in the informing security market. The huge presence of medical care and IT sectors in China & Japan and the rich help industry in India just as developing economies of the Asian nations are boosting the Messaging Security market growth in the Asia Pacific region.

Region with highest CAGR:

North America is projected to have the highest CAGR over the forecast period due to the presence of several global players in the region, especially in the U.S. and Canada. The growing penetration of the Internet and increasing attacks over enterprise communications have led to the growing messaging security needs. In North America, enterprises are focusing on end-to-end encryption messaging applications and services to provide the most secure collaboration platforms, which help to secure enterprise data. There has been an exponential growth of data, with an increase in the number of e-transactions. Hence, organizations based out of the region, which use emails as a primary mode of communication, both internally and externally, are taking measures to encrypt and limit eavesdropping and hacking of their email accounts.

Key players in the market

Some of the key players profiled in the Messaging Security Market include Adaptive Mobile Security Limited, Barracuda Networks Inc, Check Point Software Technologies Ltd, Cisco Systems Inc, Forcepoint, F-Secure Corporation, Google Inc, GreatHorn, Inc, GWAVA, Inc, McAfee LLC, Microsoft Corporation, Mimecast Services Limited, Perception Point, Proofpoint Inc, Quick Heal Technologies Ltd, Sophos Ltd, Symantec Corporation, Trend Micro Incorporated, and Trustwave Holdings Inc.

Key Developments:

In January 2020, Accenture has agreed to acquire Symantec’s Cyber Security Services business from Broadcom, Inc. The acquisition will make Accenture Security one of the leading providers of managed security services, further enhancing its ability to help companies rapidly anticipate, detect and respond to cyber threats. With the addition of Symantec’s Cyber Security Services business, Accenture Security will offer one of the most comprehensive managed services for global businesses to detect and manage cybersecurity threats aimed at their companies.

In January 2020, Perception Point launched its Internal Email Security product, completing the company's email security offering, and enabling organizations to protect themselves from threats stemming from within. While other solutions in the market require compromise on either content usability (e.g. CDR) or speed and scale (sandbox), Perception Point's technology is the only solution that answers both needs in a single platform.

In November 2020, Trend Micro, an American multinational cybersecurity software company, patched several vulnerabilities in its InterScan Messaging Security product, including flaws that may have a serious impact.
Communication Types Covered:
• Email
• Instant Messaging
Components Covered:
• Solution
• Service
Security Types Covered:
• Personal Message Security
• Enterprise Message Security
Deployment Modes Covered:
• Hybrid
• On-premises
• Software-as-a-Service (SaaS)/Cloud
Applications Covered:
• Data Loss Prevention
• Malware Protection
• Message Filter
• Spam Protection
End Users Covered:
• Banking, Financial Services, and Insurance (BFSI)
• Education
• Government
• Healthcare and Lifesciences
• Manufacturing and Automotive
• Media and Entertainment
• Retail and eCommerce
• Telecom and IT
• Utilities and Logistics
• Real Estate

Regions Covered:
• North America
o US
o Canada
o Mexico
• Europe
o Germany
o UK
o Italy
o France
o Spain
o Rest of Europe
• Asia Pacific
o Japan       
o China       
o India       
o Australia 
o New Zealand
o South Korea
o Rest of Asia Pacific    
• South America
o Argentina
o Brazil
o Chile
o Rest of South America
• Middle East & Africa
o Saudi Arabia
o Qatar
o South Africa
o Rest of Middle East & Africa

What our report offers:
- Market share assessments for the regional and country-level segments
- Strategic recommendations for the new entrants
- Covers Market data for the years 2020, 2021, 2022, 2025, and 2028
- Market Trends (Drivers, Constraints, Opportunities, Threats, Challenges, Investment Opportunities, and recommendations)
- Strategic recommendations in key business segments based on the market estimations
- Competitive landscaping mapping the key common trends
- Company profiling with detailed strategies, financials, and recent developments
- Supply chain trends mapping the latest technological advancements

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Table of Contents

1 Executive Summary       
2 Preface  
 2.1 Abstract       
 2.2 Stake Holders      
 2.3 Research Scope      
 2.4 Research Methodology     
  2.4.1 Data Mining     
  2.4.2 Data Analysis     
  2.4.3 Data Validation     
  2.4.4 Research Approach     
 2.5 Research Sources      
  2.5.1 Primary Research Sources    
  2.5.2 Secondary Research Sources    
  2.5.3 Assumptions     
3 Market Trend Analysis      
 3.1 Introduction      
 3.2 Drivers       
 3.3 Restraints      
 3.4 Opportunities      
 3.5 Threats       
 3.6 Application Analysis     
 3.7 End User Analysis      
 3.8 Emerging Markets      
 3.9 Impact of Covid-19      
4 Porters Five Force Analysis      
 4.1 Bargaining power of suppliers     
 4.2 Bargaining power of buyers     
 4.3 Threat of substitutes     
 4.4 Threat of new entrants     
 4.5 Competitive rivalry      
5 Global Messaging Security Market, By Communication Type   
 5.1 Introduction      
 5.2 Email       
 5.3 Instant Messaging      
  5.3.1 Short Message Service (SMS)    
  5.3.2 Internet Relay Chat (IRC)    
  5.3.3 UseNet      
6 Global Messaging Security Market, By Component    

 6.1 Introduction      
 6.2 Solution       
  6.2.1 Anti-spam/Anti-malware    
  6.2.2 Content Filtering     
  6.2.3 Data Loss Prevention    
  6.2.4 Email Encryption     
  6.2.5 Information Protection and Control   
  6.2.6 Web Filtering     
 6.3 Service       
  6.3.1 Managed Services     
  6.3.2 Professional Services    
7 Global Messaging Security Market, By Security Type   
 7.1 Introduction      
 7.2 Personal Message Security      
 7.3 Enterprise Message Security     
  7.3.1 Small & Medium Enterprise    
  7.3.2 Large Enterprise     
8 Global Messaging Security Market, By Deployment Mode   

 8.1 Introduction      
 8.2 Hybrid       
 8.3 On-premises      
 8.4 Software-as-a-Service (SaaS)/Cloud    
9 Global Messaging Security Market, By Application    
 9.1 Introduction      
 9.2 Data Loss Prevention     
 9.3 Malware Protection      
 9.4 Message Filter      
 9.5 Spam Protection      
10 Global Messaging Security Market, By End User    
 10.1 Introduction      
 10.2 Banking, Financial Services, and Insurance (BFSI)   
 10.3 Education      
 10.4 Government      
 10.5 Healthcare and Lifesciences     
 10.6 Manufacturing and Automotive    
 10.7 Media and Entertainment     
 10.8 Retail and eCommerce     
 10.9 Telecom and IT      
 10.10 Utilities and Logistics     
 10.11 Real Estate      
11 Global Messaging Security Market, By Geography    
 11.1 Introduction      
 11.2 North America      
  11.2.1 US      
  11.2.2 Canada      
  11.2.3 Mexico      
 11.3 Europe       
  11.3.1 Germany      
  11.3.2 UK      
  11.3.3 Italy      
  11.3.4 France      
  11.3.5 Spain      
  11.3.6 Rest of Europe     
 11.4 Asia Pacific      
  11.4.1 Japan      
  11.4.2 China      
  11.4.3 India      
  11.4.4 Australia      
  11.4.5 New Zealand     
  11.4.6 South Korea     
  11.4.7 Rest of Asia Pacific     
 11.5 South America      
  11.5.1 Argentina     
  11.5.2 Brazil      
  11.5.3 Chile      
  11.5.4 Rest of South America    
 11.6 Middle East & Africa     
  11.6.1 Saudi Arabia     
  11.6.2 UAE      
  11.6.3 Qatar      
  11.6.4 South Africa     
  11.6.5 Rest of Middle East & Africa    
12 Key Developments       
 12.1 Agreements, Partnerships, Collaborations and Joint Ventures  
 12.2 Acquisitions & Mergers     
 12.3 New Product Launch     
 12.4 Expansions      
 12.5 Other Key Strategies     
13 Company Profiling       
 13.1 Adaptive Mobile Security Limited    
 13.2 Barracuda Networks Inc     
 13.3 Check Point Software Technologies Ltd    
 13.4 Cisco Systems Inc      
 13.5 Forcepoint      
 13.6 F-Secure Corporation     
 13.7 Google Inc      
 13.8 GreatHorn, Inc      
 13.9 GWAVA, Inc      
 13.10 McAfee LLC      
 13.11 Microsoft Corporation     
 13.12 Mimecast Services Limited     
 13.13 Perception Point      
 13.14 Proofpoint Inc      
 13.15 Quick Heal Technologies Ltd     
 13.16 Sophos Ltd      
 13.17 Symantec Corporation     
 13.18 Trend Micro Incorporated     
 13.19 Trustwave Holdings Inc     

List of Tables        
1 Global Messaging Security Market Outlook, By Region (2020-2028) ($MN) 
2 Global Messaging Security Market Outlook, By Communication Type (2020-2028) ($MN)
3 Global Messaging Security Market Outlook, By Email (2020-2028) ($MN)  
4 Global Messaging Security Market Outlook, By Instant Messaging (2020-2028) ($MN)
5 Global Messaging Security Market Outlook, By Short Message Service (SMS) (2020-2028) ($MN)
6 Global Messaging Security Market Outlook, By Internet Relay Chat (IRC) (2020-2028) ($MN)
7 Global Messaging Security Market Outlook, By UseNet (2020-2028) ($MN) 
8 Global Messaging Security Market Outlook, By Component (2020-2028) ($MN) 
9 Global Messaging Security Market Outlook, By Solution (2020-2028) ($MN) 
10 Global Messaging Security Market Outlook, By Anti-spam/Anti-malware (2020-2028) ($MN)
11 Global Messaging Security Market Outlook, By Content Filtering (2020-2028) ($MN) 
12 Global Messaging Security Market Outlook, By Data Loss Prevention (2020-2028) ($MN)
13 Global Messaging Security Market Outlook, By Email Encryption (2020-2028) ($MN) 
14 Global Messaging Security Market Outlook, By Information Protection and Control (2020-2028) ($MN)
15 Global Messaging Security Market Outlook, By Web Filtering (2020-2028) ($MN) 
16 Global Messaging Security Market Outlook, By Service (2020-2028) ($MN) 
17 Global Messaging Security Market Outlook, By Managed Services (2020-2028) ($MN)
18 Global Messaging Security Market Outlook, By Professional Services (2020-2028) ($MN)
19 Global Messaging Security Market Outlook, By Security Type (2020-2028) ($MN) 
20 Global Messaging Security Market Outlook, By Personal Message Security (2020-2028) ($MN)
21 Global Messaging Security Market Outlook, By Enterprise Message Security (2020-2028) ($MN)
22 Global Messaging Security Market Outlook, By Small & Medium Enterprise (2020-2028) ($MN)
23 Global Messaging Security Market Outlook, By Large Enterprise (2020-2028) ($MN) 
24 Global Messaging Security Market Outlook, By Deployment Mode (2020-2028) ($MN)
25 Global Messaging Security Market Outlook, By Hybrid (2020-2028) ($MN)  
26 Global Messaging Security Market Outlook, By On-premises (2020-2028) ($MN) 
27 Global Messaging Security Market Outlook, By Software-as-a-Service (SaaS)/Cloud (2020-2028) ($MN)
28 Global Messaging Security Market Outlook, By Application (2020-2028) ($MN) 
29 Global Messaging Security Market Outlook, By Data Loss Prevention (2020-2028) ($MN)
30 Global Messaging Security Market Outlook, By Malware Protection (2020-2028) ($MN)
31 Global Messaging Security Market Outlook, By Message Filter (2020-2028) ($MN) 
32 Global Messaging Security Market Outlook, By Spam Protection (2020-2028) ($MN) 
33 Global Messaging Security Market Outlook, By End User (2020-2028) ($MN) 
34 Global Messaging Security Market Outlook, By Banking, Financial Services, and Insurance (BFSI) (2020-2028) ($MN)
35 Global Messaging Security Market Outlook, By Education (2020-2028) ($MN) 
36 Global Messaging Security Market Outlook, By Government (2020-2028) ($MN) 
37 Global Messaging Security Market Outlook, By Healthcare and Lifesciences (2020-2028) ($MN)
38 Global Messaging Security Market Outlook, By Manufacturing and Automotive (2020-2028) ($MN)
39 Global Messaging Security Market Outlook, By Media and Entertainment (2020-2028) ($MN)
40 Global Messaging Security Market Outlook, By Retail and eCommerce (2020-2028) ($MN)
41 Global Messaging Security Market Outlook, By Telecom and IT (2020-2028) ($MN) 
42 Global Messaging Security Market Outlook, By Utilities and Logistics (2020-2028) ($MN)
43 Global Messaging Security Market Outlook, By Real Estate (2020-2028) ($MN) 
Note: Tables for North America, Europe, APAC, South America, and Middle East & Africa Regions are also represented in the same manner as above.

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