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's 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: Iranian 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 'Amateurs' Behind Anti-Israel Attack

'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 Get A Taste of 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

Muslim 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 Computers

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 to France: Mossad Behind Elysee Palace Hacking

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

Hackers Deface Google Homepage with Anti-Israel Messages

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 Terrorism

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 Iranian Censorship Can Be Bypassed

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 Post About 'White House Explosions' on AP's Twitter

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 Department 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, FBI Head

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

Syria, China, Iran: 'Enemies of the Internet'

Syria, China, Iran are flagrantly spying online, media watchdog RSF said Tuesday.Arutz Sheva staff, 3/12/2013, 7:26 PM

Australia’s Central Bank Struck in Cyber Attack

Australia’s central back has confirmed it was hit in a cyber attack, but declined to comment on the source of the malware used.Chana Ya'ar, 3/11/2013, 4:59 PM

Urgent Calls for US Action Against Chinese Hackers

Calls mounted for stiffer action against China for cyber spying and massive theft of US industrial secrets, by their military., 2/24/2013, 8:31 PM

Microsoft Hit In Latest Hacker Attack

Microsoft joined Facebook and Apple on the list of American technology companies targeted in recent cyber attacks.Arutz Sheva staff, 2/24/2013, 1:08 PM

White House to Combat China, Int'l Cyber Spies

The White House is worrying about the rise of cybertheft at the highest levels of government, the role played by China’s military.Chana Ya'ar, 2/22/2013, 2:42 AM

Hacker Gang Targets Apple, Facebook, Twitter in Malware Attack

A hacker gang has targeted Apple Inc. and major social networking websites like Facebook and Twitter in a massive malware attack.Chana Ya'ar, 2/20/2013, 11:08 AM

Report: Chinese Army Uses Thousands of Hackers to Attack U.S.

China's army controls thousands of hackers, according to a report that traced cyberattacks to an anonymous building in Shanghai., 2/19/2013, 6:01 PM

Facebook Hacked in Java Attack

Facebook was hacked last week in a zero-day Java attack that struck the laptops of several of its engineers, not long after Twitter was hit.Chana Ya'ar, 2/17/2013, 9:40 AM

Dept of Energy Targeted by Hackers in Latest String of Attacks

The US Department of Energy confirmed that it was the target of a cyber attack in January, which purloined employee and contractor data. Rachel Hirshfeld , 2/5/2013, 9:48 AM

Hackers Target Twitter, Access Thousands of Accounts

Twitter revealed that "extremely sophisticated" hackers may have gained access to information on thousands of its users. Rachel Hirshfeld , 2/3/2013, 10:01 AM

Washington Post Among Those Hit by Twitter Hackers

The Washington Post disclosed that it had suffered a cyberattack and suspects Chinese hackers were behind it, 2/2/2013, 8:48 PM

Report: New York Times Targeted by Chinese Hackers

The New York Times says Chinese hackers have breached its computer systems, stealing passwords of high-profile reporters and staff members. Rachel Hirshfeld , 2/1/2013, 9:17 AM

'Anonymous' Hacks Govt Website, Vows to Release Classified Info

Activists from the infamous hacker group 'Anonymous' have disabled US government website and have vowed to release classified information. Rachel Hirshfeld , 1/27/2013, 12:36 PM

Rage Over Control of Internet Sparks Hack Threat

The loosely organized 'Anonymous' hacker group threatens to attack the ITU, a UN agency for global telecommunications now meeting in Dubai.Chana Ya'ar, 12/9/2012, 2:11 PM

Iranian Hackers Break Into IAEA Systems

Iranian hackers break into the computer systems of the International Atomic Energy Agency, publish confidential material.Elad Benari, 11/28/2012, 5:14 AM

Israel Deflects 44 Million Cyber Attacks

Israel said it had become the victim of 44 million cyber attacks since the beginning of Pillar of Defense operation last week. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 11/19/2012, 10:15 AM

Arab Hackers Attack the Jewish State

Netanyahu says Israel facing an increasing number of cyber attacks.Scott Krane, 10/15/2012, 1:46 AM

Hackers Attack 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

Hackers Try to Bring Down Jewish Agency's Website

Jewish Agency uses new safeguarding methods after hackers attack its website over the weekend.Elad Benari, 9/11/2012, 5:46 AM

Video: In an Online World, Cyber Warfare 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

Pro-Arab Website Publishes Details About IAF Pilots

A pro-PA website has published confidential details about 100 IAF pilots, including pictures and names.Elad Benari, 8/10/2012, 5:13 AM

Hackers Publish Israelis' Credit Card Information

Hackers' site bearing the name of terrorist Imad Mughniyeh publishes Israelis' personal information and credit card numbers. Elad Benari, 8/8/2012, 11:43 PM

'Gaza Hackers' Breach MK Yuli Edelstein's Website

The website of Public Diplomacy and Diaspora Affairs Minister Yuli Edelstein was hacked today.Rachel Hirshfeld, 7/31/2012, 5:04 PM

Pro-Arab Hackers Hit Website Dedicated to Late 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

Iran Arrests Hacker of 3 Million Bank Accounts

An Iranian who wanted to expose bank security flaws fled the country and proved his point, exposing 3 million bank accounts., 4/22/2012, 8:12 AM

'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

‘Anonymous’ Hacks CIA Website

“CIA Tango down:” The “Anonymous” group hacked the CIA website one day after threatening to crusade against Israel and defend Iran. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 2/12/2012, 11:53 AM