Security

Nikkei Report: Japan Becomes the International Standard in Cloud Safety

The International Organization for Standardization (ISO) announced that it would match the safety requirements for cloud services with the Japanese standards by October 2015. The Japanese Ministry of Economy, Trade, and Industry (METI) also announced that during March it would revise its safety requirements for cloud services based on a provider’s ability to backup or

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Partner Webcast: Schneier & Zittrain

The Berkman Center for Internet & Society at Harvard University was founded to explore cyberspace, share in its study, and help pioneer its development. We represent a network of faculty, students, fellows, entrepreneurs, lawyers, and virtual architects working to identify and engage with the challenges and opportunities of cyberspace. The Berkman

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Big Data 2013: Question & Answer IV

Topics: Security, Cloud Computing, & Big Data There is a major shift underway in how organizations use and share data that will require new approaches to security while distinguishing and continuing to address existing issues for enterprises and consumers. The scale of operations and the remote access that the Cloud makes possible are also its

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Big Data 2013: Tokuda & Tsuchiya

Topics: Security, Cloud Computing, & Big Data

There is a major shift underway in how organizations use and share data that will require new approaches to security while distinguishing and continuing to address existing issues for enterprises and consumers. The scale of operations and the remote access that the Cloud makes possible are also its greatest vulnerabilities.

What are the threats and what are the tools we need to manage and ultimately defeat them? What is the situation in Japan and Korea? What best practices might be shared? Is there a need for greater cooperation and information sharing between the private sectors of the two countries perhaps in conjunction with US partners?

Speakers:

Professor Hideyuki Tokuda’s areas of research include ubiquitous computing systems, smart spaces, sensor networks, distributed real-time operating systems and embedded systems. He served as the executive vice president of Keio University between 1997 and 2001 and now directs the Ubiquitous Computing and Communications Laboratory within the Keio Research Institute.

Professor Motohiro Tsuchiya is a professor of Graduate School of Media and Governance and deputy director of Global Security Research Institute (G-SEC) at Keio University. He is interested in the impact of the information revolution on international relations; regulatory policy regarding telecommunications and the Internet; and issues related to global governance and information technologies.

Big Data 2013: Reiko Kondo

Topics: Security, Cloud Computing, & Big Data

There is a major shift underway in how organizations use and share data that will require new approaches to security while distinguishing and continuing to address existing issues for enterprises and consumers. The scale of operations and the remote access that the Cloud makes possible are also its greatest vulnerabilities.

What are the threats and what are the tools we need to manage and ultimately defeat them? What is the situation in Japan and Korea? What best practices might be shared? Is there a need for greater cooperation and information sharing between the private sectors of the two countries perhaps in conjunction with US partners?

Speaker:

Dr. Reiko Kondo is a Counselor for International Strategy of the National Information Security Center (NISC), Cabinet Secretariat, Government of Japan. She held a position in the Network Security Research Laboratory of the National Institute of Information and Communications Technology (NICT) as Director of the Planning Division from 2009 to 2011.

Big Data 2013: Jae Chul Suh

Topics: Security, Cloud Computing, & Big Data

There is a major shift underway in how organizations use and share data that will require new approaches to security while distinguishing and continuing to address existing issues for enterprises and consumers. The scale of operations and the remote access that the Cloud makes possible are also its greatest vulnerabilities.

What are the threats and what are the tools we need to manage and ultimately defeat them? What is the situation in Japan and Korea? What best practices might be shared? Is there a need for greater cooperation and information sharing between the private sectors of the two countries perhaps in conjunction with US partners?

Speaker:

Dr. Jae Chul Suh is the executive director of the Korean Internet and Security Agency. Prior to joining the Agency, he was director for planning and management at the Korea Network Information Center. He currently serves as the vice chair of the Korea Internet Governance Alliance.