On December 14, 2019, Masataka won the first place winner award of CDMC 2019 at ICONIP 2019 in Sydney, Australia.
CDMC 2019 is an international cybersecurity data mining competition held online from July 15 to October 31, with 190 participants from 24 countries. It had two tasks, one is sensor data classification for vehicle-based accident detection systems and the other is IoT malware classification. He solved them by putting a lot of thought into the preprocessing methods. (Written by Masataka)