GULF BREEZE, Fla. -- (BUSINESS WIRE) -- AppRiver, LLC, a leading provider of email messaging and web security solutions, today released its mid-year Global Security Report, a detailed analysis of web and email-borne threats and malware trends tracked between January and June 2014.
During the first half of 2014, AppRiver screened more than 19 billion messages, nearly 18.9 billion of which were spam and another 636 million that contained malware. Europe was once again the top point of origin for spam output followed by the US, which accounted for a larger percentage than usual.
In a video available here, AppRiver Security Analysts Fred Touchette, Troy Gill and Jon French discuss highlights from the report, including:
For a full copy of AppRiver’s Mid-Year Global Threatscape Report, please visit: http://www.appriver.com/resources/global_security_report/global_security_report_mid-year-report-2014.aspx.
AppRiver is a Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) provider offering award-winning email and Web security solutions to businesses of all sizes. Understanding the need to protect networks from today's increasingly complex IT threats, AppRiver offers businesses a comprehensive, yet affordable subscription-based solution that incorporates the latest spam and virus protection, email encryption and Web security on the market. In addition, the company provides a complete managed service for Microsoft Exchange, as well as a bundled Office 365 solution. Since its inception, AppRiver has sustained an impressive 93% customer retention rate while growing its customer base to more than 47,000 companies and 8.5 million mailboxes worldwide. The company maintains offices in Florida, Georgia, Texas, New York, Switzerland and Spain, and is led by an Ernst & Young Florida Entrepreneur of the Year award winner. More information may be found at www.appriver.com.