Compile opinions from cybersecurity policy specialists and formulate policy recommendations

Policy Proposals

  • Realizing a True Digital Society in the Post-Coronavirus Era
    ~ Building a Better Japan~

    Proposal 1: Japan should improve an environment that allows all citizens to access the Internet
    Proposal 2: Japan should establish a scheme for personal authentication in the digital society
    Proposal 3: Japan should allocate sufficient human resources and budget to manage the operation of the entire digital social system
    Proposal 4: Japan should ensure the right of all citizens to user education
    Proposal 5: Japan should avoid the pitfalls of pseudo-digital society

    Policy Proposals

JCIC Thinktank Report

  • Offensive Plus Security Human Resources NEW!

    This report illustrates the necessity of "Offensive Plus Security Human Resources " in the DX era. Offensive Plus Security Human Resources (people who know about information security in addition to their digital innovation work) are required rather than deffensive security human resources.

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  • Corporate Cybersecurity Disclosure Report NEW!

    Through panel discussion, professional interviews and research, JCIC summarized the key points of corporate cybersecurity disclosure. JCIC concluded that managements' attitude of dealing with cybersecurity is important to disclose. (Only available for Japanese version)

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  • Cybersecurity KPI Model

    This report illustrates “Cybersecurity KPI Model” as our original model to visualize cybersecurity. Cybersecurity KPI Model is able to identify organization's KPIs according to their maturity level and to objectively evaluate performance and to reduce the potential financial impact.
    ・An Example of Cybersecurity KPIs (Japanese) (PDF)

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  • Shortfall of Human Resources and its Solutions: Plus (+) Security Human Resources

    This report illustrated that the often claimed shortage of human resources in the area of information security is not one of security specialists but rather plus security human resources (people who know about information security in addition to their primary tasks).

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  • Quantifying Cyber Risk Survey

    According to our survey, the stock value index declined by an average of 10% from the day on which a data breach was disclosed, and the companies experienced an average decrease of 21% in net profit. Japanese companies should discuss cyber risks as part of their corporate governance.
    - Cyber-risk estimation model "Probable Maximum Loss"(Excel)

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  • Cybersecurity Information Sharing Survey

    Major countries of the world are encouraging the sharing of information on cybersecurity by enacting national cybersecurity laws and regulations. Japan should maintain a close watch on the status of these countries to see whether these laws and regulations enhance their cybersecurity levels and whether public-private partnerships are being conducted in a successful manner.

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JCIC Commentary

JCIC Columns

JCIC Event Report

JCIC Overseas' News Clip

  • Please see the Japanese website

    Overseas' cybersecurity news are compiled and distributed to the JCIC members on a weekly basis. Please see the Japanese website for the detailed information.

JCIC Working Group

Policy Proposal WG

    To promote private sector’s cybersecurity / More tangible approaches / Practical measures for SMEs

Human Development WG

    To identify effective HR and make proposals for training / To develop HR who lead the global discussion