#<p><strong><a href="http://www.techeye.net/wp-content/uploads/2015/04/Screen-Shot-2015-04-14-at-15.55.54-e1429023393905.png"><img class="alignleft size-medium wp-image-157803" src="http://www.techeye.net/wp-content/uploads/2015/04/Screen-Shot-2015-04-14-at-15.55.54-300x197.png" alt="China" width="300" height="197" /></a>A report from ABI Research</strong> estimates that military forces, government agencies and private defence contractors will spend $10 billion on cybersecurity this year.</p>
<p>And some of that money will be spent on producing offensive cyber weapons.</p>
<p>Michela Mentining, a research director at ABI, said: “The commoditisation of a legitimate exploits market underpins the next generation of cyber warfare technologies.”</p>
<p>She said a portion of the $10 billion will go on creating cyber offensive weapons including covert surveillance programmes and the acquisition of zero day vulerabilities.… <a href="http://www.techeye.net/news/governments-invest-in-cyber-war" class="read-more">Read the rest</a></p>