A study conducted in 2019 found the top leading uses of AI in cybersecurity skills. Moreover, they include network, data, and endpoint security. Network security was found to be the most common AI use case for cybersecurity. Furthermore, 75% of surveyed IT executives reported this use of AI.
Since the pandemic, endpoint security has become an urgent priority for organizations. As employees transition to work from home, endpoint security increases. The global cybersecurity market is currently worth $173B in 2020, growing to $270B by 2026. By then, researchers anticipate that 77% of cybersecurity spending will be for externally managed security services.