Penta Security History

Specializing in web and data security

Data is transferred through applications, the prime environment for which is the Web. Communications technology, system environments, user interfaces – all existing IT technologies are being integrated into the Web, and all future applications will undergo development and usage in Web environments. This ongoing Web integration is creating a more and more interconnected and open society, and will change cyber security history.

We have been striving to provide trust for open societies since 1997, and we continue to strive to make a better future for the digital era ahead.

waf market leader penta security history

2017

  • 02 Started smart factory and smart metering security solutions, Penta Smart Factory Security and Penta Smart Metering Security
  • 01 Sysone obtains contract for distribution for security solutions

2016

  • 06 “Encryption” book published and released
  • 10 Genuine Product Authentication solution, D’Amo SEAL (D’EAL) released
  • 06 Selected as Asian Cyber Security Vendor of the Year by Frost & Sullivan
  • 06 AutoCrypt selected as provider for authentication system for next-generation ITS businesses
  • 05 “D’Amo KMS Enhanced Security Package released
  • 01 Partnership announced with DSR to provide “STAR Cloud Security Service SCSS-WAF”

2015

  • 11 WAPPLES WAF becomes APAC market share leader(2015 Frost IQ Report)
  • 08 “AutoCrypt,” the intelligent vehicle security solution, launches in Korea
  • 06 “Cloudbric,” the cloud-based WAF service, released in Korea
  • 04 Penta IoT Convergence Lab established
  • 04 WAPPLES V-Series G-Cloud, optimized version released
  • 03 “Image File Encryption Solution” released
  • 01 “Cloudbric,” the cloud-based WAF service, released globally

2014

  • 07 U.S.A. subsidiary established (Penta Security Systems Corporation)
  • 04 D’Amo POS released
  • 03 Penta Security becomes the first in Korea to establish vehicle communication technology meeting all IEEE 1609.2 compliance standards

2013

  • 11 D’amo SG-KMS obtains EAL3+ CC certification
  • 10 WCSP (WAPPLES Cloud Service Platform) established in Japan
  • 07 WAPPLES Management Portal (WMP), real-time analysis service, released
  • 03 MyDiamo, engine-level encryption solution for MySQL, released
  • 01 Penta Systems Technology, Inc. obtains contract for distribution for SSO solution, “ISign+”

2012

  • 11 D’Amo for SAP patented in Japan
  • 08 ACA Pacific (Indonesia) obtains contract for distribution
  • 05 KIMIDATA obtains domestic distribution contract for DB Encryption Solution, D’Amo
  • 04 WAPPLES obtains patent in Japan
  • 01 D’Amo obtains patent in Japan

2011

  • 10 D’amo for SAP released
  • 04 Key management server, for DB Encryption “D’Amo SG-KMS” launched
  • 03 Singapore’s Quantiq and Thailand’s BlueZebra obtain distribution contracts

2009

  • 01 Japanese subsidiary (Penta Security Systems K.K.) established

2008

  • 07 D’Amo for DB2 released
  • 05 D’Amo for SG released
  • 04 Japanese corporation, QUEST obtains contract for distribution for WAPPLES

2006

  • 10 D’Amo for SQL Server released
  • 07 Branch office in Japan established
  • 05 Daishin Information Communications obtains contract for domestic distribution for WAPPLES

2005

  • 04 Web Application Firewall “WAPPLES” released

2004

  • 12 Enterprise in Japanese market established (D’Amo agency contracted)
  • 03 DB Encryption Solution product “D’Amo” released

2002

  • 09 Government Public Key Infrastructure(GPKI) system for Korea established

2001

  • 09 EAM Solution, “ISign“ released

1999

  • 07 First in Korea to launch a database security enterprise

1998

  • 08 Penta Security Technology Laboratory established
  • 08 Intrusion Detection System (IDSs) “Siren” released
  • 01 PKI Solution “ISSAC” released

1997

  • 08  Cooperation with Pohang University of Science and Technology for information security technology research
  • 07 Penta Security Systems, Inc. founded