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Israel prepares to defend against hacker assault

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 pro-Assad hackers 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

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 to extradite 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 Site

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 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 Govt. Ever

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

Defense Secretary: Russians Hacked Pentagon

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 Began 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

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 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

Marine Corps Urges 'Vigilance' After ISIS Hacking

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 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

'Honey Trap' Hackers Stole Syrian 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

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

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

Syrian Hackers Wish a 'Happy Thanksgiving'

Hackers identifying with the Syrian regime hit the websites of British and North American media organizations.Ben Ariel, 11/28/2014, 4:43 AM

Hackers Threaten to Shut Down Israeli Internet

Hackers claiming to be affiliated with Anonymous have declared Friday as a “day of attack” against Israeli web sites.Yaakov Levi, 11/11/2014, 8:08 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

IDF Twitter Hacked, Warning of Nuclear Leak Posted

Hackers nearly cause panic after posting a fake tweet about a nuclear leak in Dimona on IDF's Twitter account.Elad Benari, 7/4/2014, 12:44 AM

US Group: Hackers Target Israelis on Facebook

Iranian hackers use social media networks to spy on Israelis, by pretending to be their online 'friends,' a US organization said.Yaakov Levi, 5/29/2014, 12:14 PM

Israeli Hackers Expose 'Amateur' Anonymous Hackers

'Israel Elite Force' takes the fight to anti-Israel hackers behind #OpIsrael attack - using their own webcams to expose them.Ari Soffer, 4/13/2014, 12:08 PM

Expert: Israel Needs More Cyber-Attack Specialists

#OpIsrael may turn out to be a dud, expert says - but future attacks might not be.Shimon Cohen, 4/7/2014, 9:31 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

Arab Hackers Threaten Cyberattack April 7

One year after previous wave of cyberattacks, 'Anonymous Arab' threatens to do it again.Gil Ronen, 3/17/2014, 7:20 PM

Hackers Hit European Jewish News Site

Turkish hackers took down the site of the European Jewish Press news site overnight Wednesday.David Lev, 1/30/2014, 4:28 PM

Report: Arab Hackers Hit Defense Ministry

Israeli cyber security firm tells Reuters hackers broke into an Israeli defense ministry computer. Israeli officials won't comment.Elad Benari, 1/27/2014, 12:11 AM

Syrian Hackers Infiltrate Skype's Social Media

Syrian Electronic Army hacks into Skype's blog and Twitter, posts warning that Microsoft 'monitors your accounts, sells data to government.'Ari Yashar, 1/3/2014, 12:50 PM

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

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

U.S. Hinted: Mossad Hacked into Elysee

Leaked document: France believed U.S. was behind a cyber attack on the Elysee Palace, U.S. hinted Mossad was responsible.Elad Benari, Canada, 10/25/2013, 8:41 PM

Failed Hackers Issue New Threat

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

Pro-Assad Hackers Hit Marines Website

Computer hackers break into the Marine Corps recruiting website, call Obama "a traitor who wants to put your lives in danger."Elad Benari, 9/3/2013, 5:44 AM

Hackers Bring Down New York Times Website

Syrian Electronic Army believed to be behind the hacking of the New York Times website.Elad Benari, 8/28/2013, 2:16 AM

Hackesr Try to Wipe Israel Off the Map

Google was "owned" yesterday by hackers who wanted to remind the corporation that "the country in Google maps is not Israel. It's Palestine"Kochava Rozenbaum , 8/27/2013, 6:54 PM

Hackers Launch Operation to Fight Cyber Terror

A group of anonymous hackers has banded together to announce an operation against anti-Semitic and jihadist sites, set to begin on Friday.Chana Ya'ar, 7/25/2013, 12:01 PM

Exclusive: Hacker Says Iran Censorship Breakable

An Israeli hacker says it’s easy to bypass Iranian censorship, as tight as it is. "Possible camouflage measures are widely available."Chana Ya'ar, 6/13/2013, 1:03 PM

Syrian Hackers Target The Onion's Twitter Feed

Syrian Electronic Army hacks the Twitter feed of satirical website The Onion, injecting its own sardonic spin on the conflict.Elad Benari, 5/7/2013, 4:15 AM

Hackers Break Into AP's Twitter Account

Hackers who broke into the Twitter account of the Associated Press posted an erroneous treat about explosions at the White House.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/24/2013, 12:16 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

Jordan Arrests Anti-Israel Hackers

Hacker group threatens to attack Jordanian sites if they are not released immediately.Gil Ronen, 4/7/2013, 10:11 PM

Expert: Use your Brain and your Anti-Virus

Israel under cyber-attack: Hi-tech CEO says simple measures should suffice to stay protected.Yoni Kempinski & Gil Ronen, 4/7/2013, 5:51 PM

Ministry: All Govt. Sites Up and Running

Israeli government web sites came under heavy attack by anti-Israel hackers, Ministry of Foreign Affairs said.Arutz Sheva, 4/7/2013, 5:12 PM

Hackers Target Website for Children with Cancer

Hackers' group 'Anonymous' prides itself on repeatedly bringing down Larger than Life's website.Gil Ronen, 4/6/2013, 8:34 PM

'Hacktivists' Vow to 'Erase Israel From Internet'

“Hackers Anonymous” vows to “erase Israel from the Internet” in coordinated attack. Arutz Sheva staff, 3/27/2013, 10:05 PM

US Justice Dept. Investigating Wall Street Journal

US Justice Department is investigating allegations that employees at The Wall Street Journal bribed Chinese officials for information.Rachel Hirshfeld , 3/18/2013, 11:44 PM

Hackers Post Private Data of Michelle Obama

Hackers have reportedly leaked personal financial data belonging to first lady Michelle Obama and head of the FBI.Rachel Hirshfeld , 3/12/2013, 9:12 PM