Objectives of the report:

Technological development in cyber security is swift and many new ideas are spreading to the market. Some are relevant while some are less relevant. For users and service providers it is becoming more and more important to focus on the relevant new topics and technologies and sort out the hype that has little or no market impact.

The purpose of this report is to:

  • Identify the next big topics in the cyber security market
  • Explain the pros and cons
  • Explain who should be interested
  • Give advice how to handle it


Part 1 of this report

Part 3 of this report



Management Summary

The Next Big Things

  • Supply chain attacks
  • Assumed breach paradigm
  • Quantum-resistant cryptography

PAC’s Recommendations

  • Recommendations for IT providers
  • Recommendations for IT users