Over a year ago, I published a rather stunning graph showing the growth of malware.
It needs updating. I asked Andreas Marx at AV-Test for some new data, and he’s been kind enough to share it with me.
First, the size of Andreas’ collection:
Then the monthly malware collection growth:
(Excel spreadsheet here.)
Andreas tells me an updated chart will be available in a few weeks, and I expect to post that as well.