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'Ransom' software hacks governmental computers

A slew of computers throughout Israel were hacked, including four hospitals and many governmental institutions.Shoshana Miskin, 3/3/2016, 10:54 PM

Pentagon expands cyberattacks against ISIS

Senior defense officials in the United States say the cyber war against ISIS has intensified.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/1/2016, 1:14 AM

Report: Iran hacked computer of former IDF chief

Over last year Iran hacked dozen of computers belonging to Israeli security officials and extracted information.Cynthia Blank, 2/9/2016, 8:50 PM

Israel electric grid under severe cyberattack

Minister of National Infrastructure says: 'We are handling the situation and I hope that soon, this very serious event will be over.'Gil Ronen, 1/26/2016, 7:27 PM

Pro-Palestinian group hacks US intel official

Group succeeds at obtaining personal emails as well as redirecting home phone to pro-Palestinian group.Raphael Poch, 1/13/2016, 9:00 AM

US Intel Chief Warns of 'Armageddon' Cyberstrike

James Clapper tells intelligence conference large-scale cyber strike looming, but warns expanding medium-scale strikes the greater threat.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/11/2015, 10:19 AM

Watch: Why Paranoia Over Cyber-Attacks is Good

CEO of Israeli cyber-defense company White Hat says attacks have extended far beyond a simple data hack - and what you can do.Eliran Aharon, 9/1/2015, 7:46 PM

Cyber Attack on Defense Min.Computers Thwarted

Suspicious email would have allowed hackers deep access to classified information.Avi Haim, 8/10/2015, 7:13 PM

Israel’s Cyber 'War Between Wars'

While no longer held a secret, Israel's cyber "war between wars" has been going on quietly for as long as ten years.Dr. Joe Tuzara, 7/31/2015, 9:10 AM

'ISIS's Greatest Threat: A Cyber War Against US'

US Attorney General Lynch admits possibility of ISIS cyber attack 'keeps me and my colleagues up at night.'Ari Yashar, 7/27/2015, 11:01 AM

Kerry Warns: Israeli Strike on Iran 'Huge Mistake'

After indicating in Senate US will defend Iran from Israeli attempt to take out nuclear program, Kerry warns Israel against making a move.Ari Yashar, 7/24/2015, 3:00 PM

Israel's Cyber Threats - Not Just from Terrorists

Chairman of cybersecurity conference tells Arutz Sheva Israel's cyber enemies can come from anywhere - even private individuals.Yoni Kempinski, 6/24/2015, 10:44 PM

How Can You Survive Cyber Warfare?

Specialist provides 8 tips to make sure you aren't the next victim of the massive cyber attacks sweeping the internet.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/15/2015, 2:27 PM

Failed Hackers Target Judea-Samaria Website

Although vows to carry out an 'electronic holocaust' fell flat, anti-Israel hackers did have limited success attacking smaller websites.Ari Soffer, 4/12/2015, 2:30 PM

Russian Hackers Breach White House System

US officials reveal hackers for Russian govt. have 'owned' State Department site for months, have access to Obama's real-time schedule.Ari Yashar, 4/8/2015, 8:29 AM

Hackers Launch #OpIsrael, Mostly Fail

A select few websites have been successfully hacked during anti-Israel annual cyber-attack day; expert advises extra caution.Tova Dvorin, 4/7/2015, 8:27 AM

'Anonymous' Threatens 'Electronic Holocaust'

Latest cyber-attack threatened for April 7, will allegedly target Israeli government and military servers.Tova Dvorin, 3/31/2015, 9:56 AM

Report: Cyber Attacks on Israel Came from Gaza

Hacking mails coming from Gaza via German infrastructure, and targets sensitive data from key Israeli organizations.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/17/2015, 6:15 PM

Gantz: Entire Middle East is Upside Down

The instability in Lebanon, the IDF Chief of Staff said, was a good example of how the old order in the Middle East was being eroded.Moshe Cohen , 2/1/2015, 4:43 PM

ISIS Hackers Infiltrate North Korean Airline Page

Hackers call North Korean leader Kim Jong Un a 'crying pig' in latest cyberattack connected to jihadists.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/14/2015, 3:11 PM

Israel Launches National Cyber-Defense Authority

Historic move to protect civilians - not only the government - from cyber warfare surfaces after major hacking attempt during Gaza war.Tova Dvorin, 9/21/2014, 2:33 PM

Iran Aided Hamas in Cyber-War on Israel

IDF reveals that in addition to providing weapons, Iran launched unprecedented cyber attack on Israel during Operation Protective Edge.Ari Yashar, 8/17/2014, 7:51 PM

EBay Announces Cyber-Security Breach

Popular online shopping company sends message stating that client data was stolen - then retracts it 24 hours later.Tova Dvorin, 5/21/2014, 6:06 PM

Secret Unit at Front Lines of Israel's Cyber-War

Officials speak about the ISA's involvement in protecting Israel's cyberspace for the first time.Tova Dvorin, 4/25/2014, 3:17 PM

Anti-Israel Hackers Taste Their Own Medicine

Counterattack follows cyber-attack on Israel. Public is advised to be particularly cautious in opening suspicious e-mails on Monday.Ari Yashar, 4/7/2014, 10:05 AM

Hackers Threaten Cyber-Attack Against Israel

'We will not stop until Palestine is freed,' hackers warn. But how serious is the threat?Nir Har-Zahav, 4/6/2014, 10:51 AM

Israel's New 'Cyber Gym' Trains Cyber-Warfare

New facility trains IT and infrastructure company employees to defend against cyber attacks. Israel 'is the most-attacked country' online.Ari Yashar, 12/2/2013, 12:39 PM

UWI's 'Stop Iran' Initiative Hit by Cyber-Attack

Successful 'Stop Iran' petition site targeted in internationally coordinated cyber-attack, 1 year after UWI Pillar of Defense site attacked.Ari Yashar, 11/22/2013, 10:37 AM

Arab Hackers Target Israeli Facebook Users

Hackers from Tunisia and Gaza break into the Facebook accounts of some 13,000 Israelis, make public a list of usernames and passwords.Elad Benari, 11/12/2013, 3:15 AM

Failed Hackers Issue New Threat

Hackers plan September 11 assault on Israel, United States.Maayana Miskin, 9/4/2013, 1:42 AM

US Ex-General May Have Leaked News of Cyber Attack

A former American general is under investigation for allegedly leaking details about the Stuxnet virus.Maayana Miskin, 6/28/2013, 12:47 PM

Syrian Cyber-Attack on Haifa Water System

High ranking official reveals the attack by Syrian Electronic Army, which failed, took place two weeks ago.Gil Ronen, 5/25/2013, 10:43 PM

Underwater Internet Cable Cutting in Cyber Warfare

Cyber warfare is the newest addition to the domain of war against Israel. Though attention is usually focused on software aspects of this new battlefield, a low-tech attack on the hardware infrastructure can be much more crippling and long-lasting. Dr. Eado Hecht, 4/22/2013, 10:14 AM

Tips from a Top Hacker on Israel's Cyber Storm

A computer systems analyst -- and hacker -- explains the current cyber storm on Israel and offers advice on how to avoid the onslaught.Chana Ya'ar, 4/8/2013, 5:10 PM

Lieberman: Ignore Those who Say to Wait on Iran

Israel’s enemies use modern technology to express ‘primitive, backward’ hate, Lieberman says.Maayana Miskin, 4/7/2013, 2:35 PM

Internet Slowed by 'Biggest Cyber-Attack Ever'

Experts worry the attack could escalate to affect banking and email systems.Gil Ronen, 3/27/2013, 8:49 PM

Iran Claims it was Target of Cyber Attack

Iran claims a cyber attack was sent to stall the country's nuclear ambitions. Annie Lubin, 10/3/2012, 5:59 PM

White House Targeted by Cyber Attack

The White House confirmed that it was targeted by a cyber-attack, many believe had originated from China. Rachel Hirshfeld, 10/2/2012, 9:41 AM

Hackers Hit Bank of America Over Anti-Islam Film

A US bank website was targeted by hackers in revenge for the obscure amateur video that mocked Islam's Prophet Mohammed.Chana Ya'ar, 9/19/2012, 11:47 AM

Video: In Online World, Cyber War Can be Lethal

Arutz Sheva visits the Institute for National Security Studies' annual international conference on cyberspace.Elad Benari & Yoni Kempinski, 9/5/2012, 5:47 PM

‘Muslim Messiah’ Cyber Attack on Iran

An Israeli security firm says an ongoing cyber attack aimed mainly at Iran uses Persian and is named after the “Muslim Messiah.”Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 7/17/2012, 10:13 PM

Experts: U.S. Cyber War on Iran Has Just Begun

Experts believe a U.S. cyber war against Iran's nuclear program has only just begun and could escalate.Elad Benari, Canada, 7/14/2012, 2:15 AM

Hackers Hit Website Dedicated to Israeli Artist

Pro-Arab hackers hit website in memory of Israeli artist Eliyahu Gat, write "Death to Israel".Elad Benari, 6/5/2012, 6:46 AM

IDF Joins the Fight Against Cyber Attacks

The IDF’s Operations Department defines the essence of IDF cyber warfare, puts together instructions for facing potential enemies.Elad Benari, 6/4/2012, 5:13 AM

Experts: Iran Preparing for Cyberwar

Experts say Iran is busy acquiring the technical know-how to launch a cyber-attack on the United States and its allies.Elad Benari, 4/27/2012, 2:15 AM

Attempted Cyber-Attack on Bank Hapoalim

Hackers working via an Iranian server farm staged a cyber-attack on Bank Hapoalim; Bank of Israel convenes emergency meeting.Gabe Kahn., 2/17/2012, 8:33 AM

Iran: Nuclear Facilities Immune to Cyber Attacks

Iranian official: "The country's nuclear facilities are immune to cyber attacks."Rachel Hirshfeld, 2/14/2012, 1:26 PM

'Israel Must Defend Itself Against Hacker Attacks'

The 2012 CyberSec conference on cyber security was held in Israel, in the midst of the cyber war between pro-Arab and pro-Israeli hackers.Elad Benari & Yoni Kempinski, 2/13/2012, 5:12 AM

Hacker Attacks Yeshiva Machon Meir

An Arab hacker attack on popular Israeli outreach Yeshiva Machon Meir failed to keep its website down for more than an hour.Chana Ya'ar, 2/1/2012, 3:02 PM

Eitan: Keep Internet Open Despite Hacker Attacks

Likud Minister Eitan says Israel will keep its Internet open and safe despite attempts by hackers to penetrate its cyber-defenses.Chana Ya'ar, 1/16/2012, 10:44 PM

Hackers Break into Israel Fire Services Website

Hackers from Gaza break into the Israel Fire and Rescue Services website. "We'll break into your sites every day," they promise.Elad Benari, 1/13/2012, 5:14 AM

Saudi Hacker Strikes Again: 200 Cards Published

The Saudi hacker strikes again, publishes list of an additional 200 Israeli credit card numbers. "You won't be able to find me."Elad Benari, 1/12/2012, 5:15 AM

Israeli Hackers Publish Saudi Credit Card Details

A group of Israeli hackers "return the favor" for last week's attack on Israeli websites, publish credit card details of Saudis.Elad Benari, 1/11/2012, 6:09 AM

Hackers Fail to Wreck DFM Ayalon's Website

Hackers tried to bring down the website of Deputy Foreign Minister Danny Ayalon on Monday but failed to do much more than make a dent.Chana Ya'ar, 1/9/2012, 7:23 PM

Ayalon: Israel Retaliates on Cyber Attacks

Deputy Foreign Minister Danny Ayalon warned Saturday that Israel will retaliate against cyberspace hackers as it does against terrorists.Chana Ya'ar, 1/7/2012, 7:57 PM

Israeli Blogger Exposes “Saudi” Hacker

Israeli blogger claims he tracked down the "Saudi" hacker who published Israelis' credit card numbers - and that he's Mexican.Elad Benari, Canada, 1/6/2012, 8:42 PM

Saudi Hacker Outs 11,000 More Credit Card Numbers

Hacker "0xOmar" claims he possesses the credit card details of about a million Israelis.Gil Ronen, 1/5/2012, 9:27 PM