Jdex

Personal Data Service

Risks near your personal data

In highly data oriented society, various processors acquire, process, share, and utilize data which you produce in your everyday life,
Once leakage occur, it becomes a big social issue.
Data utilization technology is progressing rapidly, while, there may be a few who have enough knowledge how data are treated in business, governmental organizations and universities.
Data are treated strictly and adequately by well governed organizations.
However, in the past, not a few firms have caused troubles which gave quite big impacts of fear, threat and anger to consumers by lack in personal consents and expected explanations, and unpreparedness toward malicious attack.
Many organizations are searching an appropriate way. How can we use your daily data, in simple and convenient, and delightful way for you? On the other hand, you may hesitate not only to offer your personal data but just use services provided by the organizations unless you feel safe and secure.

Personal data is:

It is quite time consuming for individuals to just understand enormous rules and complicated technologies and services.

Of course, according to Act on the Protection of Personal Information, Article 2, (1),
The term ‘personal information’ as used in this Act shall mean information about a living individual which can identify the specific individuals by name, date of birth or other description contained in such information (including such information as will allow easy reference to other information and will thereby enable the identification of the specific individual).

Therefore, data, those are obtained through smart-phone and other related devices, buying behaviors at convenience stores, café, and on-line shopping, can be processed into anonymous and expected to be utilized more under certain standard or condition as Anonymously Processed Information.

However, on the other hand, when turning eyes to overseas condition, EU defines ‘Personal Data’ as ‘any information relating to an identified or identifiable natural person.
Natural person is very similar ‘individual’ in related Japanese law. And it defines as ‘identifier such as a name, an identification number, location data, an online identifier or to one or more factors specific to the physical, physiological, genetic, mental, economic, cultural or social identity of that natural person; quote ‘JIPDEC ‘GDPR: General Data Protection Regulation; Japanese translation

Likewise, in the US, ‘Personal Data’ is defined as follows.
Personal data” means any data that are under the control of a covered entity, not otherwise generally available to the public through lawful means, and are linked, or as a practical matter linkable by the covered entity, to a specific individual, or linked to a device that is associated with or routinely used by an individual, including
* Consumer Privacy Bill of Rights Act

And as in Japan, also, ‘personal data’ is defined as ‘personal information constituting a personal information database etc.’  explanation is made based on application guidelines and it is translated as follows; information relating to a living individuals meaning any and all matters (excluding an individual identification code) stated, recorded or otherwise expressed using voice, movement or other methods in a document, drawing or electromagnetic record (meaning a record kept in an electromagnetic form (meaning an electronic, magnetic or other forms that cannot be recognized through the human senses.
Personal Information Protection Commission, Japan

The point is, under certain condition, every country states that Personal Data can be defined as any information (EU), any data (US), any and all matters stated (Japan).
In other words, the definition of the personal data must be interpreted, by accordance with the time and place, with the mutual understandings in-between organizations and individuals every time transaction takes place.

J-DEX services

In this way, definition of ‘personal data information on individuals’ is very vague.
That is why we consider personal data should be data which individuals can freely collect, manage, and decide purpose of usage by and for him/herself.
Yes, this is the time you choose how to utilize your data.
In real, your personal data are scattered all around.
For example, various membership services in everyday life, utilized applications, computers, and smart-phones, etc.
Data may be piled up automatically. Without any effort, it must be too difficult to manage all data by yourself.

JDEX is aiming to serve and offer the way to make full usage of your data to yourself, not to the other party.
JDEX will make your data management, collection, control, and transaction simple and more understandable ever.
We aim to offer the service that is neutral, reliable, and clear to support you to manage your data how to utilize.
With promoting data wide range of data utilization and respecting your will and rights.
We hope and try to be an enterprise to contribute to the society to solve social problems.