Survey results from a travel information service provider.
Accommodations in Tokyo seem to have risen 3.2 times during the Olympics and 1.5 times during the Paralympics compared to 2019.
If the number of facilities that can be booked online increases in the future, the price is expected to drop temporarily, but it will be difficult to determine.
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The preparations for the Olympics are steadily advancing under the influence of the spread of the new coronavirus infection, but the final athlete selection competition is also being affected.
Although the IOC is on schedule, if the spread of infection continues in various countries as it is, Japan will converge but there will be no players.
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Communications infrastructure 5G will be fully launched this year.
In relation to various things, Mitsubishi Electric and NTT Docomo, which have been subjected to cyber attacks, are conducting surveillance camera service demonstrations, and Russia’s spy incident has been involved in Russia’s development situation, and we can already hear the preparatory battle of 5G cyber attacks.
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The results of a security survey at a world-class airport conducted by a Swiss security company.
There are only three airports where security is ensured, and there seems to be various problems thereafter.
Japanese airports ahead of the Olympics and Paralympics also need thorough security measures to prevent cyber attacks.
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IOC and FC Barcelona twitter accounts were temporarily hijacked by a hacking group called OurMine.
OurMine is said to be a Saudi-based hacker group since around 2016.
There are many hacking of SNS accounts, and it seems that they are active again recently, and some events have been taken over Facebook Twitter account.
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Security-related events such as BlackHat Asia 2020, DEFCON China 2.0, and Cisco Live have been delayed or canceled due to the effects of coronavirus.
RSAConference2020, which will be held from February 24 to 28, also has some company cancellations.
In the situation where multiple infections of coronavirus have been confirmed in Japan, we are worried that the event will be affected by torch relays and other Olympic-related events in Japan.
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The Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry requested each electric power company to prepare for cyber attacks.
In response, the Federation of Electric Power Companies will set up the Power Cyber Security Countermeasures Committee to share information and take specific measures. Continue reading “Cyber Security Countermeasures Conference”
Mr. Mori has stated that he will not consider it as the hoax information on the suspension of the Tokyo Olympics spreads with the new coronavirus.
However, we have been worried for some time about the recent marathon-related demands, including requests for self-restraint.
Mori Mori, Organizing Committee, “No consideration for suspension or postponement of new Olympic virus”
IOC = International Olympic Committee confirming the preparations for the Tokyo Olympics and office negotiations by the Olympic Organizing Committee have started, and Mori will proceed with Continue reading “Tokyo Olympics does not consider cancellation or postponement of new virus”
At the counter sales at “Tokyo 2020 Ticket Center Yurakucho,” which is right next to Yurakucho Station, a ticket must be purchased in advance to purchase a ticket for watching the game.
News of fake resale sites is also scattered every time, so accurate information and attention is needed.
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NTT supports the torch relay starting from Fukushima on March 26.
There is also information on applying for the Torch Relay event to be held in Osaka in April, and applications can be made from February 12 to March 10.
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