Penta Security Systems Inc. (Korean: 펜타시큐리티시스템㈜) is an information technology (IT) security firm headquartered in Seoul, South Korea. Penta Security offers web application security, database security, and single sign-on solutions.
Founded in 1997 by Seokwoo Lee, and headquartered in Seoul, South Korea, Penta Security Systems Inc. is a provider of web application security products and core technology, with customers in government, large enterprise, small and medium business, education, and finance and medical institutions.
Penta Security has a research and development center so that researchers can conduct independent technology studies for the company. The R&D center has over 130 research specialists, a large portion of its complete workforce. Penta Security also fosters potential future information security officers by hiring employees from vocational high schools and university collaboration programs for its R&D center.