Asahi Net Personal Information Protection Policy

Personal Information Protection Policy

Asahi Net, Inc. (hereafter called "the Company") has established the following Personal Information Protection Policy to handle the personal information of our large number of customers both accurately and safely, recognizing that this is the single most important management task towards providing a customer-oriented service. In addition, when providing services including those offered with our telecommunications business, we believe that the adequate protection of personal information is a social responsibility, and so have we established the following Personal Information Protection Policy and we will continuously strive towards the proper handling of personal information.

1. The Company will handle the personal information of our customers only within the scope of the purpose of use and not for other purposes, unless prior consent has been obtained from the customer or unless otherwise stipulated by laws and regulations. Necessary measures will be taken for this purpose.

2. The Company vows to strictly comply with the obligations set forth in the Act on the Protection of Personal Information (hereinafter called "the Personal Information Protection Act"), and other relevant laws and regulations relating to personal information protection, in the same way as the Asahi Net Personal Information Protection Policy.

3. The Company will endeavor to keep personal data accurate and up-to-date within the scope of the purpose of use, and take necessary and appropriate measures to securely control personal information and to supervise employees and subcontractors.

4. The Company will endeavor to deal quickly and appropriately with inquiries or complaints received by the Company’s representatives from customers regarding our handling of personal information, and will disclosure, correct and delete acquired personal information in accordance with laws and regulations.

5. The Company will take all necessary corrective and preventive measures to safely manage personal information, and will strive to prevent unauthorized access, loss, destruction, alteration and leakage to or of personal information.

6. The Company appoints a person in charge of administering personal information for the purpose of properly handling the personal information acquired, and develops internal regulations, educates employees, implements internal auditing and has established, implemented and continuous strives to improve its Personal Information Protection Management System, including the review of this policy.

7. The Company will not provide personal information to third parties excluding the cases stated in Section 4 of the Asahi Net Individual Member Service Agreement and Section 5 of the Asahi Net Business Service User Agreement.

Asahi Net, Inc.
Date created: 25 March, 2005
Date revised: 1 May, 2015
Date revised: 25 December, 2015

Asahi Net, Inc.
President: Jiro Hijikata
Consultation desk for matters related to the handling of personal information:
Personal Information Protection Measures Department
Telephone: 03-3541-3892 (10am to 6pm)

>> Japanese-language version of the Asahi Net Personal Information Protection Policy.

Privacy Mark

Privacy Mark Asahi Net Inc. has been awarded the Privacy Mark by the Japan Information Processing Development Center (JIPDEC). Our customer's important personal information is handled, stored and administered with responsibility and care by Asahi Net, Inc.

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ISO/IEC 27001:2013 Certification

JQA UKAS Asahi Net Inc., has received ISO/IEC 27001:2013 certification for Information Security Management System (ISMS).

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Internet Connection Service Safety & Security

Asahi Net Inc., has passed the licensing examination of the Internet Connection Service Safety & Security Promotion Association and therefore can use the Safe Security ISP mark.

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Asahi Net is a leading Internet Service Provider (ISP) based in Japan. We started our operation in 1990 and now offer broadband fiber-optic, mobile broadband services as well as many optional services throughout Japan. We have been ranked no.1 for customer satisfaction for 10 years running and have been providing English signup and support since 1996.
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