September 21, 2006

Measures Taken for Instructing KDDI Corp. to Manage Personal Information Concerning Case of Personal Information Leakage

With respect to KDDI's case of personal information leakage, MIC as of September 21, 2006, instructed KDDI Corp. in writing to manage personal information adequately and thoroughly, as well as requested the Telecommunications Carriers' Association to call its member carriers' attention to full management of personal information.
In order to ensure appropriate handling of personal information in possession of telecommunications carriers, MIC will continue making efforts to instruct and supervise telecommunications carriers.
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International Policy Division,
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Telecommunications Bureau, MIC
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