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Israel '15 years ahead' in cyber warfare capabilities

Senior IDF official says cyber attacks against Israel down overall in 2015 - but many significant threats remain.Kobi Finkler, 2/16/2016, 6:16 PM

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

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

First: Haredi Hesder Yeshiva Specializing in Cyber-Warfare

'Derekh Chaim' is the first haredi yeshiva to incorporate IDF service - and hopes to raise Israel's next generation of cyber-warriors.Hillel Fendel, 5/10/2015, 1:39 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

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

Meretz Website Hijacked by Pro-Palestinian Hackers

Targeting 'Zionisme' and 'israhell,' pro-Palestinian hacker AnonGhost attacks website of left-wing Meretz party on Saturday night.Nir Har Zahav, Cynthia Blank, 4/5/2015, 7:51 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

Cyber Attacks against Israel Came from Gaza - Report

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

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

ADL Conducts Seminar on Cyber-Warfare After Sony Hacking

Is cyber-warfare becoming the latest in anti-Semitic tactics? The ADL says 'yes' - and is aiding Jewish orgs in defending themselves.Tova Dvorin, 12/23/2014, 12:13 PM

Iranian Hackers Bring Down Website of World's Largest Casino

Hackers target a company owned by pro-Israel Jewish businessman Sheldon Adelson, apparently over his criticism of Iran.Maayana Miskin, 2/12/2014, 3:43 PM

New Tech Protects Israel’s Nuclear Secrets

New device prevents picture-taking near sensitive nuclear installation.Maayana Miskin, 1/28/2014, 4:26 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

Iran News Agency Claims Israel, Saudi Arabia Making 'Stuxnet 2'

Iranian news agency Fars claims Israel, Saudi Arabia in cahoots to sabotage nuclear program, amid rumors of partnership.Tova Dvorin, 12/3/2013, 10:40 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

Lebanon Claims: Israel Launched a 'Cyberwar' Against Us

Lebanese parliamentary committee claims Israeli spying devices have infiltrated UNIFIL and army networks.Elad Benari, 11/29/2013, 4:44 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

Iran's Cyber Warfare Commander Found Dead

Mojtaba Ahmadi, commander of Iran’s Cyber War Headquarters, was found shot dead northwest of Tehran.Elad Benari, 10/3/2013, 12:14 AM

US Ex-General May Have Leaked News of Iran 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

Expert: Israel Faces 100,000 Cyber Attacks Each Day

Experts from around the world meet in Israel to talk about cyber warfare. Israel faces 100,000 to one million attacks per day.Yoni Kempinski and A7 Staff, 6/16/2013, 12:11 PM

Cyber Expert: The World is At Risk

Cyber expert Eugene Kaspersky warns that cyber attacks are on the rise, and the entire world is at risk.Yoni Kempinski and A7 staff, 6/14/2013, 12:23 PM

Netanyahu: Iran Stepping Up Cyber-War

Hizbullah and Hamas carrying out cyber-warfare on behalf of Iran, alongside Iran itself.Gil Ronen, 6/9/2013, 9:21 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

Iran Stages 'Cyber Warfare Drill'

Iran has combined cyber warfare tactics and maritime war games in a drill for the first time as it stages maneuvers in the Strait of Hormuz.Rachel Hirshfeld , 12/31/2012, 7:33 PM

Cyber Terrorists Threaten New Wave of Attacks Against US Banks

Islamic terrorists threaten to launch new round of cyber attacks against US banking websites. Rachel Hirshfeld , 12/11/2012, 9:49 PM

France: 'US Launched Flame Cyber Attack on Sarkozy's Office'

A French news magazine has accused the U.S. of using Israeli spy software to hack into office of former French president Nicolas Sarkozy.Rachel Hirshfeld , 11/22/2012, 3:45 AM

New 'miniFlame' Virus Hits Iran Computers

A new cyberespionage tool linked to the Flame virus has been infecting computers in Lebanon, Iran and elsewhere, say experts.Elad Benari, 10/16/2012, 4:12 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

Video: Israel Foils Daily Cyber Warfare Attacks, Says Netanyahu

“Cyber terrorists” try to attack Israel’s computer infrastructure on a daily basis, says Netanyahu. So far, Israel is winning. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 10/14/2012, 12:15 PM

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

Talk of Military Attack May Be Cover for Cyber War on Iran

Daily chatter of a military attack on Iran may be a ruse to cover a cyber war that could knock out Iran’s nuclear program Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 8/15/2012, 4:00 PM

New Mideast Virus 'Developed by Nation State'

Gauss is "a complex cyber-espionage toolkit created by the same actors behind the Flame malware platform."Gil Ronen, 8/9/2012, 7:42 PM

Iran Under a Threat from a 'Soft War', Says IRGC Chief

The commander of Iran’s Revolutionary Guards admits that the main threat on his country is the “soft war” being waged against it.Elad Benari, Canada, 8/3/2012, 9:20 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

Report: U.S., Israel Developed Flame Together

Washington Post reports that the U.S. and Israel jointly developed the sophisticated Flame computer virus.Elad Benari, 6/20/2012, 5:46 AM

Google to Alert Users of 'State-Sponsored Attacks' on Gmail

Google has begun warning users if their accounts may be compromised by state-sponsored cyber attacks. Rachel Hirshfeld, 6/7/2012, 8:27 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

McCain: Obama Leaked Info on Stuxnet Attack to Win Votes

Senator McCain says Obama's administration leaked a report on Obama's approval of cyber-attacks against Iran in order to win votes.Elad Benari, 6/4/2012, 7:00 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

Report: Obama Ordered the Stuxnet Attack on Iran

U.S. President Barack Obama ordered the Stuxnet virus attack on Iran in 2010, a new book claims, to show that he was not soft on Iran.Elad Benari, Canada, 6/2/2012, 12:03 AM

Iran: Yaalon Confirmed Israel is behind Flame

Fars news agency cites Yaalon's morning interview as proof Israel is responsible for the ingenious malware.Gil Ronen, 5/29/2012, 4:25 PM

The 'Flame' Computer Virus Strikes Iran, 'Worse Than Stuxnet'

Iranian security experts report a virus far more dangerous than the Stuxnet worm has struck the country's computer systems.Chana Ya'ar, 5/28/2012, 8:36 PM

Al-Arabiya Facebook Hacked

The Saudi-funded Al-Arabiya news service is the lastest victim of disruption by roving gangs of cyber-hooligans.Gavriel Queenan, 3/26/2012, 7:26 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

Israel on Cyber Warpath as Iran Races for A-Bomb

The Israeli Air Force is pioneering new methods in cyber war for gathering intelligence as Iran races ahead towards nuclear capability. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 1/29/2012, 10:52 AM

Hackers Publish Iranians' Credit Card Details

An Israeli hacker group publishes the credit card details of some 4,000 people, mostly Iranians. They promise: More on the way.Elad Benari, Canada, 1/27/2012, 11:03 PM

‘Saudi Hacker’ OxOmar: I Will Finish Israel Electronically

“I will finish Israel electronically,” warns the “Saudi hacker,” who adds, “I am one of the stronger haters of Israel.”Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 1/22/2012, 1:14 PM

Israeli Hackers Claim to Bring Down Saudi Stock Exchange Site

The hacking war continues: Israeli hackers claim to have attacked the websites of the Saudi Arabian and UAE stock exchanges.Elad Benari, 1/18/2012, 6:13 AM

Eitan: Keep Israel's 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