Sysmex handles data about its customers, as well as on the entities with which it collaborates on R&D and other testing as well as information on the Company’s proprietary technologies. We recognize the importance of upholding information such as this, as well as of other important corporate secrets, and view the leak of such corporate secrets as an important risk for the Group. Accordingly, we have in place structures to prevent this risk from materializing.
We have formulated consistent global regulations for information security and corporate secrets for all Group companies, strengthening measures to prevent information leaks and counter cyber threats. Group companies in Japan also regularly conduct e-learning related to information security and corporate secrets.
Sysmex CNA has obtained certification under ISO 27001*, the international standard for information security management systems, ensuring confidentiality, completeness and availability of information related to service and support.
* The service and support division has obtained certification from 2016.