security research institute
Towards a Global Center of Excellence for Cybersecurity R&D through collaboration with industry and academia
About Cybersecurity Research Institute
The Cybersecurity Research Institute is a research institute working in the cybersecurity fields, one of four strategic research fields at the National Institute of Information and Communications Technology (NICT).
We are committed to scientific excellence and cutting-edge research, and we aim to promote innovation through the social deployment of research results and human resource development.
Promoting R&D of cybersecurity technologies to protect society from increasingly sophisticated cyber attacks.
Security Fundamentals Laboratory
Engaging in R&D of cryptography to support the utilization of secure information systems.
Establishing an advanced infrastructure will serve as “Nexus,” a nodal point for industry-academia-government in cybersecurity.
National Cyber Training Center
Promoting cybersecurity workforce development programs by leveraging NICT's R&D expertise.
National Cyber Observation Center
Surveying vulnerable IoT devices in Japan as the implementing organization for the NOTICE project.
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