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Notice regarding illegal access to RESTEC server (continued)


Remote Sensing Technology Center of Japan (RESTEC) posted a notice on July 25 to inform customers and express our regret regarding the illegal access to the CROSS-EX satellite image search/order system server. We hereby provide a further update on the situation.

RESTEC is continuing its investigation into the details of the illegal access, but in light of the gravity of the incident, it was filed today with the Tokyo Metropolitan Police Department under the criminal law Part II Chapter XXXV Crimes against Credit and Business Article 233 & 234. CROSS-EX currently remains offline, and updates on the timeline for recovery of the system will be provided as soon as possible.

We sincerely apologize to our customers for the anxiety caused. RESTEC will cooperate wholeheartedly with the police investigation and we pledge to do our utmost to prevent such an incident from occurring again in the future.

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Data Service, Solution Service Department