2021.06.30 Press release

--To the press -

Cyber ​​Gym Japan and FRONTEO conclude a business alliance to provide solutions to combat cyber attacks and cyber crimes

FRONTEO Inc.
Masahiro Morimoto, President and CEO
東京 都 港区 港 南 2-12-23
(Code number: 2158 TSE Mothers)

 Cyber ​​security specialist company Cyber ​​Gym Japan Co., Ltd. (Headquarters: Minato-ku, Tokyo, CEO: Norihiko Ishihara, hereinafter Cyber ​​Gym Japan) and FRONTEO Inc. (Headquarters: Minato-ku, Tokyo, President: Masahiro Morimoto, FRONTEO) is a vulnerability that utilizes corporate information monitoring / discovery investigation (including confirmation of traces of continued attacks from the attacker's point of view, confirmation of infringement points that the organization does not understand, confirmation of facts of confidential information leakage, etc.) and AI. We will start a business alliance for diagnosis.

 

 Cyber ​​attacks and cyber crimes are becoming more serious and sophisticated year by year.According to the "Situation of threats surrounding cyberspace in Reiwa 2021 years *" released by the Metropolitan Police Department in March 3, due to the impact of the new coronavirus infection, online transactions and daily communication, cashless Due to the rapid progress of digitalization of society such as the spread of payments, not only was the number of cybercrime cleared in the second year of Reiwa the highest ever, but activities that are considered to be preparatory acts for cyber attacks such as exploration. It is reported that the situation is becoming more active.

 

 Cyber ​​attacks continue to be cracked down and new methods are being developed by criminals to break through the network, making it extremely difficult to detect and eliminate all fraud.In addition, it is extremely difficult to comprehensively complete the work of discovering each unauthorized access route or host by analysis that relies solely on human power.Cyber ​​Gym Japan and FRONTEO have signed a business alliance to tackle this social issue.Cyber ​​Gym Japan specializes in monitoring fraud related to corporate information such as confidentiality leaks, spoofing accounts, phishing, etc., and two services of vulnerability diagnosis using AI, and fraud that FRONTEO has been working on since the dawn of digital forensics in Japan. By combining the findings of the research, it will be possible to more strongly protect companies that are constantly exposed to threats in cyberspace.

 

Comment from Hiroyuki Ikura, Director of Cyber ​​Gym Japan Co., Ltd.

Nowadays, many companies are considering the importance of cyber resilience, and more and more companies are working on "fastest recovery and minimization of damage" even if they are damaged by a cyber attack.Along with this, not only the number of consultations with us regarding incident response and SOC has increased, but also the number of consultations regarding forensic investigations has been increasing day by day.

Through this alliance with FRONTEO, we believe that Cyber ​​Gym Japan's solution lineup will be enhanced to support response after an incident occurs, and we will be able to support the resolution of issues for more companies.In addition, the new service, the corporate monitoring service "Discovery," is a service that supports security measures from a new perspective that detects risks in the enterprise at an early stage. We believe that it can contribute to strengthening defense.

 

Comments from FRONTEO Inc. Director Shigecho Ikegami

Crime and fraudulent reserve forces in cyberspace are difficult to completely eliminate, and even with security measures, many companies are in danger every day as new methods are created one after another through the gaps. It is exposed.Monitoring the traces of attacks and checking for compromise points and vulnerabilities during normal times is very meaningful to prevent these risks.Through this alliance with Cyber ​​Gym Japan, we believe that FRONTEO will be able to contribute to a wider range of risk countermeasures and contribute to corporate safety from a wider variety of perspectives.

 

* "About the threat situation surrounding cyberspace in the second year of Reiwa"

https://www.npa.go.jp/publications/statistics/cybersecurity/data/R02_cyber_jousei.pdf

 

 

About Cyber ​​Gym Japan URL: https://cybergymjapan.com/

Cyber ​​Gym Japan is a comprehensive cyber security support company that uses Israel's cutting-edge cyber security technology to provide various security solutions for Japan, such as human resource development training, diagnostic services and consulting. It is a subsidiary of Bulk Holdings (Headquarters: Chuo-ku, Tokyo, CEO: Norihiko Ishihara).All human resources of the company, such as training for each level of employees such as "training for management" and "training for general employees", training for IT engineers according to the security framework, and training for control system (OT) engineers. We are supporting the strengthening of cyber security coping capacity.Human resources who have undergone advanced cyber security training provide solutions such as security vulnerability diagnosis and secure development support consulting, and security of various companies regardless of industry, from government offices and large companies to SMEs. We are contributing to improving the level.

 

 

FRONTEO  URL: https://www.fronteo.com/

FRONTEO uses the in-house developed AI engine "KIBIT" and "concept encoder" specializing in natural language processing to extract meaningful and important information from a huge amount of text data to support corporate business. A data analysis company. Since its establishment in August 2003, it has been expanding globally to Japan, the United States, South Korea, and Taiwan, focusing on legal tech businesses such as "e-discovery (electronic discovery)" and "digital forensic investigation" that support international litigation of companies. Has been deployed.Based on the AI ​​technology cultivated in the legal tech business, we expanded the business field to the life science field, business intelligence field, and economic security from 8, and by using AI to "turn text data into knowledge" , Drug discovery support, dementia diagnosis support, financial / personnel / sales support, etc., contributing to solving various corporate issues. Listed on TSE Mothers on June 2014, 2007. January 6, 26 Obtained a first-class medical device manufacturing and sales license (permit number: 2021B1X13).The capital is 13 thousand yen (as of March 1, 10350).

* FRONTEO, KIBIT, and concept encoder are registered trademarks of FRONTEO in Japan.

 

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