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  10/27/2013, Cheshvan 23, 5774

Carmel Tunnel Problems Not the Result of a Cyber Attack

CarmelTun, the company which operates the Carmel tunnels in Haifa, denied, Sunday evening, media reports that a malfunction that paralyzed the operation, last month, was caused by a cyber attack.

The company issued a statement that read, "The event in question was due to a malfunction in the control system which was repaired in the shortest time to restore traffic to normal. It was an internal component malfunction that was not connected to external systems and in any case this was not a hacker attack."