Russian hacker would even be prosecuted in Russia

Alexei Burkov's lawyer: Even if he goes to Russia he will be prosecuted.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/15/2019, 2:26 PM

Russian hacker: I'm also in prison because of political games

Russian hacker whose case has been linked to Naama Issachar's: I strengthen Naama and her family, I'm not a spy.Ben Ariel, Canada, 10/13/2019, 6:22 PM

Microsoft: Iran-linked hackers tried to compromise US campaign

Microsoft says hacking group that appears to be linked to the Iranian government carried out a campaign against a US presidential campaign.Elad Benari, Canada, 10/4/2019, 8:40 PM

Israeli intel firm: Russian hackers hit Benny Gantz’s cellphone

CGI Group says Gantz's phone hit in “powerful and unprecedented attack by Russian hackers, a type we have never before encountered.”Marcy Oster, JTA, 8/29/2019, 8:24 AM

Hackers break into Israeli Broadcasting Corporation's site

Pro-Palestinian hackers believed to be behind attack on website of Israeli Broadcasting Corporation during Eurovision semi-final.Yoni Kempinski, 5/15/2019, 3:34 AM

Shin Bet head: Foreign hacking of Israeli elections

Shin Bet chief Nadav Argaman discovers foreign country intends to intervene in Israeli elections with hackers.Mordechai Sones, 1/8/2019, 8:59 PM

10 years for man behind JCC bomb threats

Ashkelon Hacker gets 10 years in prison and $16,000 fine for threatening thousands of institutions worldwide.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/22/2018, 12:15 PM

How hackers could use smart home devices to spy on you

Smart devices are supposed to increase convenience and security, but could be making your home, family, and data vulnerable.Mordechai Sones, 10/1/2018, 8:54 PM

Hacker behind US bomb threats convicted

Youth from Ashkelon threatened long list of US institutions, including many Jewish ones. Sentence to be given at later date.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/28/2018, 11:14 AM

Hackers attempt to knock Israeli out of Eurovision song contest

Anti-Israel hackers launch cyber attacks in bid to block votes for Israeli contestant at annual Eurovision music contest.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/11/2018, 10:56 AM

British teen: Accessing classified documents was 'kind of easy'

British teen gains access to classified documents by impersonating CIA and FBI directors.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/20/2018, 10:16 PM

Russian firm confirms Israeli accusations on theft of US intel

Kaspersky Lab admits to taking source code for a secret American hacking tool via its antivirus software after Israel discovered the theft.JTA, 10/25/2017, 6:32 PM

Report: Israel found Russians using Kaspersky for hacks

Reports say Israeli intelligence officials spying on Russian government hackers found they were using Kaspersky Lab software.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/11/2017, 5:33 AM

Israelis work with Google to stop cellphone hackers

New chip prevents cellphone hackers from attacking phone systems. Researcher says 'there's no way for a phone to detect it's under attack.'Uzi Baruch, 9/28/2017, 11:04 AM

FireEye: No confidential information was accessed

Hackers break into cybersecurity firm, compromise bank, IDF documents, company insists nothing compromised, not their fault.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/31/2017, 9:34 PM

Pro-ISIS hackers break into U.S. government sites

Several government pages hacked with messages advocating support for ISIS.Elad Benari, 6/26/2017, 3:07 AM

Qatar: Neighboring countries hacked our news agency

Qatar accuses countries that cut ties with it of being behind cyber attack on Doha's state media.Ben Ariel, 6/21/2017, 4:33 AM

Al-Jazeera comes under hacker attack

Pan-Arab satellite network says it is combating a large-scale cyber attack on its media platform.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/9/2017, 5:10 AM

Did Russian hackers cause rift with Qatar?

According to US reports, Russian hackers planted disinformation in Qatar state news agency, leading to crisis between Arab world and Qatar.Mordechai Sones, 6/7/2017, 10:29 AM

Did Russian 'fake news' cause Gulf crisis?

American officials believe Russian hackers breached Qatar's state news agency, contributing to crisis among Gulf states.Elad Benari, 6/7/2017, 4:37 AM

Father of JCC bomb scarer: My son is mentally-ill and autistic

The father of the Ashkelon hacker accused of making bomb threats to JCCs around US claims his son is 'mentally-ill and autistic.'Yoel Domb, 4/25/2017, 11:54 AM

Hackers set off 156 sirens in Dallas

Hackers turn on 156 storm alert sirens in Dallas, leave them blaring for 90 minutes.Chana Roberts, 4/8/2017, 10:55 PM

Printers at 3 colleges produce anti-Semitic fliers

Printers on the campuses of Stanford, Vanderbilt and California, Berkeley produce anti-Semitic fliers in a suspected hacking attempt.JTA, 1/27/2017, 4:32 AM

Report: Former MI6 officer produced dossier on Trump

Christopher Steele, a former British intelligence officer, allegedly authored dossier on Trump’s activities and connections in Russia.Ben Ariel, 1/12/2017, 2:07 AM

Trump doubles down on 'Nazi' tweet at news conference

President-elect defends tweet comparing the leak of a dossier containing allegations about him to the actions of Nazi Germany.JTA, 1/12/2017, 1:58 AM

Do Russian hackers have compromising info on Trump?

Trump presented with intelligence documents showing that Russian operatives may have compromising information about him.Ben Ariel, 1/11/2017, 2:08 AM

Obama vows retaliation for Putin's 'interference in elections'

Obama promises to retaliate against Russia, Trump says entire thing ploy to invalidate election results.Chana Roberts, 12/18/2016, 7:09 AM

Hack on Yahoo hits more than a billion users

Yahoo says more than a billion users may have had data stolen in a hack dating back to August of 2013.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/15/2016, 2:14 AM

Check Point reveals 1,000,000 Google accounts were hacked

Israeli software security company Check Point revealed that hackers had breached more than a million Google accountsArutz Sheva staff, 11/30/2016, 5:12 PM

Hackers take over Israeli television

Channel 2 and 10 newscasts temporarily disrupted by images of Muslim holy sites and the words "Allah is great".Elad Benari, 11/30/2016, 4:16 AM

Cyber attacks disrupt service on East Coast

Cyber attacks on internet infrastructure provider Dyn disrupt service on major sites such as Twitter and Spotify.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 11/1/2016, 7:38 PM

FBI investigating hacking of Democrats' mobile phones

FBI is investigating suspected attempts to hack mobile phones used by Democratic Party officials.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/28/2016, 1:04 AM

Mark Zuckerberg's social media accounts hacked

Facebook founder's Twitter and Pinterest accounts hijacked by hacker group called 'OurMine,' using breach in LinkedIn database.JTA, 6/7/2016, 4:18 PM

Israel prepares to defend against 'Anonymous' online attacks

April 7 has traditionally been a date for anti-Israel hackers to attack Israeli and Jewish websites.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/6/2016, 4:25 PM

'Syrian Electronic Army' members face hacking charges

Hackers - 2 based in Syria and a third in Germany - charged in US court for crimes including false tweet of White House bomb.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/23/2016, 4:41 AM

Anonymous launches cyber war against Trump

Anonymous launches #OpTrump, calls for April 1 cyber attacks on the billionaire's websites.Ben Ariel, 3/17/2016, 6:43 AM

Anonymous: We've taken down 5,000 ISIS accounts on Twitter

Anonymous hackers group says it took down more than 5,500 Twitter accounts belonging to ISIS, part of declared war on the organization.Ben Ariel, 11/18/2015, 5:15 AM

US opens extradition proceedings against two Israeli hackers

Israel readies to send Gery Shalon and Ziv Orenstein to US to stand trial for massive hacking scheme against JPMorgn Chase.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/12/2015, 1:48 PM

ISIS Hackers Take Down Human Rights Monitor's Website

Hackers claiming affiliation with Islamic State threatened and took down website of Syrian Observatory for Human Rights.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/8/2015, 6:26 PM

Anonymous Takes Down Canadian Government Website

Anonymous group claims cyberattack on Canadian government public website, cites new anti-terror law as the reason.Ben Ariel, 6/18/2015, 3:43 AM

IDF to Establish New Cyber Command

Chief of Staff announces that IDF will form a cyber command to combat new challenges in online warfare.Ben Ariel, 6/16/2015, 12:14 AM

Officials: Largest Cyberattack on US Government in History

Personal info of 4 million federal employees hacked; US points the finger at China, which denies the charges.Ari Yashar, 6/5/2015, 7:44 AM

Report: Russian Hackers Read Obama's Emails

Some of Obama’s email correspondence was swept up by Russian hackers last year, say officials.Ben Ariel, 4/26/2015, 6:37 AM

Russians Hacked Pentagon Network, Reveals Defense Secretary

Defense Secretary Ashton Carter reveals that Russian hackers accessed an unclassified Pentagon network earlier this year.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/24/2015, 3:46 AM

Researchers Say Arab Hackers Attacked IDF Systems

Security researchers tell Reuters that hackers penetrated computer networks associated with the IDF, which denies the report.Elad Benari, Canada, 4/17/2015, 10:10 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

ISIS's 'Massive' French TV Hack Was Set in Motion Months Ago

Sources say hack of TV5Monde through 'phishing' emails was simple, but sophisticated through use of complicated software.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/14/2015, 3:47 PM

'Cyberjihad' Causes French TV to Broadcast Reruns Only

Self-described ISIS terrorists bring TV5Monde down for hours, threaten families of soldiers on channel's Facebook.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/9/2015, 4:27 PM

ISIS Hackers Hit French Television Network TV5Monde

Warning of a 'cyberjihad' against ISIS's enemies, hackers take control of TV5Monde's television broadcasts and social media pages.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/9/2015, 7:22 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

Israel Girds Itself for Cyber Warfare

Israelis have shown themselves to be experts in "counter-insurgency" against cyber terrorist attacks.Gedalyah Reback, 3/26/2015, 10:07 AM

Pentagon Notifies Personnel on ISIS 'Hit List'

Pentagon officials say ISIS "hit list" was drawn from public sources, from newspaper interview to Facebook pages.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/24/2015, 2:14 AM

US Marine Corps Urges 'Vigilance' After ISIS Death Threats

Marines, families urged to upgrade online privacy settings after ISIS published 'hit list' of names, details for 100 soldiers.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/22/2015, 2:01 PM

ISIS Hackers Take Down Japanese Websites

Japanese Tourism Association, futsal team hijacked by Islamist hackers, plastered with Islamic State logos.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/11/2015, 1:56 PM

Hackers Stole Syrian Rebel Army's Battle Plans

A US cybersecurity firm found that pro-government hackers in Syria stole opposition's battle plans and gathered personal information.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/2/2015, 6:16 PM

Syrian Regime Hackers Used 'Honey Traps' to Steal Rebels' Plans

Pro-Assad hackers targeted activists, humanitarian aid workers and fighters; revealed rebel plans for major military operation.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/2/2015, 2:25 PM

Syrian Hackers Take Over French Newspaper's Account

The Syrian Electronic Army hacks the Twitter account of Le Monde newspaper, tweets "I am not Charlie".Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/22/2015, 5:15 AM