Babies crawl and bawl to finish line in Japan race

Nov 23, 2015

Babies crawl and bawl to finish line in Japan race

More than 600 babies wriggled to the finish line on their hands and knees in the world's largest crawling competition Monday. Publisher Benesse organized the one-day event at a shopping mall in Yokohama, inviting infants aged from 6 to 16 months to participate in the ...

May 2, 2015

Major Japanese firms fall victim to data leaks: survey

According to a newly released survey, some of the nation’s major firms have reported being victims of data leaks over the past five years either because of cyberattacks or as former employees and others willfully took company data out with them.

/ Oct 29, 2014

Benesse to restart operations in November after leak scandal

Benesse Holdings Inc. will resume operations in November as it tries to recover from a massive leak of customer information, the head of the correspondence education service provider said. The company will try hard to win back customer trust, Benesse Chairman and Chief Executive Officer ...

Oct 14, 2014

Benesse leak prompts reforms in data reselling industry

The massive leak of personal data from education services provider Benesse Corp. has prompted data aggregators to tighten the way they work and has spurred the government to consider ways to prevent such breaches in the future. A systems engineer currently on trial is accused ...