IGLOO SECURITY, establishing a research institute of prerequisite skills to investigate security technology for the next generation
Igloo security, establishing a research institute of prerequisite skills to investigate security technology for the next generation
- further solidify security control structure through research on preceding security threats and security technology
- aim at overseas market through continuous R&D investment
[May 28th, 2013] A leading integrated security management company for next generation, Igloo security (CEO :LeeDeuk-choon, www.igloosec.co.kr) has announced that it will establish “preceding technology research institute” professionally studying preceding security threats and security technology for the next generation.
Demands for horizontal expansion of security management from the occurrence of security incidents to post management in security markets at home and abroad have recently increased and against this backdrop, in a bid to satisfy the market’s demand, Igloo Security has decided to found “preceding technology research institute” professionally studying preceding security technology for the next generation.
Igloo Security’s preceding technology research institute is comprised of security technology research team and generic technology team. Research manpower is made up of manpower that realizes generic technology related to user terminals and hacking specialists including web, network, binary and forensic.
The relatively young research manpower with ripe experience and know-how regarding hacking techniques, diagnosis/analysis of weak points and security technologies is expected to create significant synergy effects when their research achievements and the existing business lines are combined.
In particular, they are expected to greatly help solution development with next-generation technology applied by carrying out in-depth study of next-generation security technology to prevent security threats which can occur in user terminals. In addition, Igloo Security’s security control structure is expected to become stronger as preemptive response ability which can overcome the existing limitations to post resoinse in control service is provided.
Kim Dong-woo, director of Igloo Security’s preceding technology research institute were quoted as saying, “
“Research results of preceding technology research institute will firstly pave the way for advancement of the existing solution and service of Igloo Security, and in the future form the basis of establishing a significant milestone in overseas markets through exchanges with overseas manpower.”
CEO of Igloo Security, Lee Deuk-choon stated, “Foundation of the preceding technology research institute is the first step of Igloo Security’s mid and long-term vision to present preceding countermeasures against security threats. We will continue to offer security technology for the next generation to establish a safe society through consistent R&D investment.”
Meanwhile, Igloo Security is currently operating a total of 3 research institutes including a newly-found preceding technology research institute, internet security lab and converged security institute, boasting of R&D manpower of over 100 talents. Igloo Security is planning to launch competitive products in the overseas market by gradually increasing R&D investment by 2015.