NTT Security and ThreatQuotient Partner to Deliver Threat Intelligence Services

Tokyo, Japan — 14 February 2018

NTT Security, the specialized security company of NTT Group, has announced a partnership with ThreatQuotient to broaden its threat intelligence capabilities.

NTT Security Announces Expansion of Advanced Security Services into Thailand

Singapore — 15 January 2018

NTT Security, the specialized security company of NTT Group, has announced expansion into Thailand as part of its strategic growth plan. It will provide Managed Security Services (MSS) and specialized Professional Security Services based on its strength in Global Threat Intelligence and Cyber Threat Advanced Analytics accumulated through global operations. This will enable more effective and sophisticated cybersecurity solutions for Thailand enterprises and governments as well as global companies which have business operations in the region.

Lack of internal skills and access to better technology driving UK businesses to partner with managed security services providers – NTT Security 2017 Risk:Value report

London, UK — 25 October 2017

More UK businesses are looking to work with third party security specialists, driven by the lack of cybersecurity skills and the need for better technology. Nearly 30 per cent of UK organisations are either using or planning to use a managed security services provider (MSSP), according to the 2017 Risk:Value report – which examines attitudes to risk and the value of information security – from NTT Security, the specialised security company of NTT Group.

NTT Security Launches Security Services for Industrial Control Systems

Tokyo, Japan — 20 September 2017

Cyber-defense for critical infrastructure including factories, plants, utilities & hospitals

NTT Security Corporation (Head Office: Chiyoda-Ku, Tokyo; CEO: Jun Sawada), the specialized security company of NTT Group, has launched “IT/OT Integrated Security Services”. The new services will be taken to market globally through the NTT Group companies, Dimension Data, NTT Communications and NTT DATA, forming part of its suite of integrated services to enable successful digital transformation initiatives for its clients.

NTT Security strengthens senior management team in EMEA

London, UK — 10 August 2017

NTT Security, the specialised security company of NTT Group, has announced changes to its senior management team in Europe to help strengthen its presence as a leading provider of managed security services (MSS) and strategic and technical consulting services across the region, and to work more closely with its operating companies. Kai Grunwitz takes on the newly created role of Senior Vice President EMEA, responsible for the development of NTT Security’s consulting and MSS go-to-market strategy, and collaborating with the operating companies to drive substantial growth across Europe. Christophe Jourdet also becomes Director of Alliances EMEA, while Charles Bovy becomes Director of MSS Pre-sales EMEA.

Cyber attacks occurring more frequently and with greater sophistication - according to NTT Security GTIC 2017 Q2 Report

Global — 08 August 2017

Cyber Attacks Occurring More Frequently and with Greater Sophistication According to NTT Security GTIC 2017 Q2 Report

Attacks on Manufacturing Industry Continue to Rise – Email Phishing Top Cause of Concern

NTT Security to Highlight Incident Response at Black Hat 2017

Las Vegas, NV — 25 July 2017

Robust Response Plans are Key to Minimizing Damage and Liability. 

This year at Black Hat 2017, NTT Security is focusing on incident response readiness. One lucky show participant will win a thorough gap assessment from the NTT Security Incident Response team valued at approximately $15,000 based on 40 hours of professional services*. The promotion spotlights the importance for organizations to formulate a robust incident response program in order to minimize liability in the event their infrastructure is infiltrated.

A UK business will spend more than £1m recovering from a data security breach – NTT Security 2017 Risk:Value report

London, UK — 17 July 2017

- Estimates that companies will take 80 days to recover and suffer a 9.5% revenue drop
- Less than half of executives say preventing a security attack is a board-level topic


The cost of recovering from of a security breach for UK organisations has been estimated in a new report launched today by NTT Security, the specialised security company of NTT Group. The 2017 Risk:Value report, the company’s third annual study of business decision makers’ attitudes to risk and the value of information security to global organisations, reveals that a UK business would have to spend £1.1m ($1.4m) on average to recover from a breach – more than the global average of £1m ($1.3m), which has gone up from the previous report’s $907,000 estimate.

NTT Security to Give Away Gap Assessment at Black Hat 2017

Omaha, NE — 11 July 2017

"Swimming with the Sharks” Promotion Award Valued at Approximately $15,000
This year at Black Hat 2017, NTT Security is focusing on incident response readiness with a promotion called Swimming with the Sharks: The Need for Proactive Critical Incident Response.

GDPR compliance not relevant to us say UK decision makers, while one in five admit they don’t know – new NTT Security Risk:Value report shows

London, UK — 10 July 2017

According to new research, when it comes to data compliance matters, one in five business decision makers within the UK admit they do not know which compliance regulations their company is subject to, while a worrying number do not believe the forthcoming General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) applies to them. The findings are part of the 2017 Risk:Value report commissioned by NTT Security, the specialised security company of NTT Group, which looks at attitudes to risk and the value of information security to the business.

Less than half of global executives believe GDPR compliance is relevant to their business, while a fifth admit they don’t know – NTT Security Risk:Value report shows

Global — 10 July 2017

Concerning numbers admit they do not know where corporate data is stored, or if all of their critical data is securely stored

Many global business decision makers are unaware of the implications of the forthcoming General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), as well as other compliance regulations like PCI-DSS and ISO27001/2, with one in five admitting they do not know which regulations their organisation is subject to. This is according to the 2017 Risk:Value report, commissioned by NTT Security, the specialized security company of NTT Group, which looks at attitudes to risk and the value of information security to the business.

NTT Security Communication: WannaCry – May 2017

Global — 12 May 2017

On Friday May 12, 2017, a major ransomware outbreak affected organizations globally. It has affected hundreds of thousands of computers around the world across 150 countries. The ransomware typically demands payments of $300 to $600, which are to be paid using bitcoins . The National Health Service (NHS), international shipper FedEx, telecommunications company Telefonica and others were among the organizations impacted.

EMEA is top source of phishing attacks worldwide according to NTT Security Global Threat Intelligence Report

London, UK — 09 May 2017

- UK third most common source of attacks against EMEA
- UK second only to the US as top source of all global attacks


Over half (53 per cent) of the world’s phishing attacks originated in EMEA, according to the 2017 Global Threat Intelligence Report (GTIR) published by NTT Security, the specialised security company of NTT Group. Analysing global threat trends (1 Oct 2015-31 Sept 2016), the report also shows that of all phishing attacks worldwide, 38 per cent came from the Netherlands, second only to the US (41 per cent). The data shows that nearly three-quarters (73 per cent) of all malware globally was delivered to its victims because of a phishing attack.

2017 Global Threat Intelligence Report: 77% of all Ransomware Detected in Four Industries - Business & Professional Services, Government, Health Care and Retail

Global — 25 April 2017

NTT Group report shows 25 passwords account for one third of all authentication attempts; and phishing attacks responsible for three-quarters of all malware
 
NTT Security, the specialized security company of NTT Group, has launched its 2017 Global Threat Intelligence Report (GTIR), which analyzes global threat trends based on log, event, attack, incident and vulnerability data [1 October 2015 to 31 September 2016]. Analyzing content from NTT Group operating companies, including NTT Security, Dimension Data, NTT Communications and NTT Data, and data from the Global Threat Intelligence Center (formerly known as SERT), the report highlights the latest ransomware, phishing and DDoS attack trends and demonstrates the impact of today’s threats against global organizations.

NTT Security combines regional assets to launch The Global Threat Intelligence Center

Global — 11 April 2017

NTT Security, the specialized security company of NTT Group, has announced the formation of the Global Threat Intelligence Center (GTIC) to replace what was known formerly as the Security Engineering and Research Team (SERT), which last year transitioned under the NTT Security brand.

Complacency Could be the Downfall to Organisations Effectively Achieving GDPR Compliance

London, UK — 06 April 2017

Businesses are falling into traps of complacency when it comes to preparing for the upcoming Global Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). This is according to NTT Security, the specialized security company of NTT Group, which has launched a comprehensive portfolio of GDPR services* in the UK for organisations looking for clarity about their current readiness.

New Q4 Threat Intelligence Report from NTT Security Finds Attacks on Organizations Becoming More Targeted, Sophisticated

Omaha, NE — 26 January 2017

Addresses the Evolving Science of Cyber Forensics to Identify Cyber-Attack Sources

NTT Security today issued its quarterly Threat Intelligence Report, which underscores the need for more advanced tools to protect organizations’ data and networks from the evolving tactics, techniques and procedures (TTPs) used by cyber-attackers. A topic of considerable public attention is the ability to determine the source of cyber-attacks to determine their credibility and motivation.

80% of shoppers demand transparency from online retailers after a data breach, according to NTT Security consumer survey

London, UK — 21 November 2016

- But a third admit they would still use an online store that’s been hacked
- Social media and dating sites are least trusted, but banks still seen as secure


Online shoppers want retailers to be transparent and honest if they have suffered a security breach, according to a new UK consumer survey commissioned by NTT Security, the global information security and risk management company. The research, ahead of one of the busiest online shopping periods in the lead up to Black Friday and Cyber Monday and Christmas, also reveals that customers want to know if a site has been hacked or personal data compromised.

Cylance Becomes First Technology Partner in NTT Security Cyber Security Innovation Programme with AI-based Advanced Endpoint Protection

London, UK — 02 November 2016

NTT Security, the global information security and risk management company, has today announced that it has chosen to work with next-generation endpoint security company Cylance on a joint go-to-market strategy. The deal sees Cylance become the first new technology partner since NTT Security launched its Cyber Security Innovation Programme in the UK in August. The new programme enables NTT Security to explore and test the evolving technology landscape, and select the most innovative companies as partners.

NTT Security Q3 SERT Report Confirms Need for Organizations to Better Identify Network Vulnerabilities

Omaha, NE — 20 October 2016

Detailed Report Indicates that Hackers are Becoming More Diversified

NTT Security today issued its quarterly threat intelligence report, confirming the need for organizations to conduct better penetration testing to combat continual changes in hackers’ tactics, techniques and procedures (TTPs).

Qualys and NTT Security (US) Announce Strategic Partnership

Redwood City, CA — 11 October 2016

NTT Security (US) Inc integrates the Qualys Cloud Platform for advanced analytic technologies, threat intelligence and detection

Qualys, Inc. (NASDAQ: QLYS), a pioneer and leading provider of cloud-based security and compliance solutions, and NTT Security (US) Inc, a specialized security company of NTT Group (NYSE: NTT), today announced a strategic partnership in the US to integrate Qualys’ cloud-based IT security and compliance services with NTT Security’s Managed Security Services (MSS) and strategic consulting engagements. The agreement enables NTT Security customers to leverage the Qualys Cloud Platform’s scale for continuous IT security and compliance visibility across all aspects of IT infrastructure including mobile, cloud or on-premises environments.

NTT Security awarded place on G-Cloud 8 government framework

London, UK — 20 September 2016

To supply Specialist Cloud Services alongside key partners to public sector and central government

NTT Security, the global information security and risk management company, has been confirmed as a supplier for the G-Cloud 8 framework by the Crown Commercial Service (CCS). The eighth iteration of the framework, the G-Cloud agreement is used by organisations right across the UK public sector, including central government, local government, health, education and the emergency services, without having to go through a formal procurement process.

NTT Security Cited as a Strong Performer in Managed Security Services North America by Independent Research Firm

Omaha, NE — 13 September 2016

NTT Security today announced the company has been cited as a “Strong Performer” in The Forrester Wave™: Managed Security Services Providers (MSSP), North America, Q3 2016 report. NTT Security was one of 11 select MSSP companies that Forrester invited to participate in the study. MSSPs were evaluated on a comprehensive set of 36 criteria, grouped into current offering, strategy and market presence categories.

NTT Security Launches UK Cyber Security Innovation Programme

London, UK — 15 August 2016

New Programme to Identify Innovations that will Help Businesses Establish a Resilient Cyber Defence Architecture 

NTT Security, the global information security and risk management company, has announced the launch of its Cyber Security Innovation Programme in the UK. Through the new programme, NTT Security will explore and test the evolving technology landscape, and examine how a multitude of new solutions can help organisations create sustainable and resilient cyber architectures while reducing complexity and cost.

The Launch of NTT Security Corporation

Global — 01 August 2016

NTT Security Corporation (abbreviated to NTT Security; Head Office: Minato-Ku, Tokyo; Chief Executive Officer: Jun Sawada) has started its operations as a specialized security company of NTT Group on August 1st, 2016, bringing together NTT’s advanced analytics technologies, threat intelligence and security experts.