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Trump's national security adviser cuts Europe trip short due to cyberattack

Trump's national security adviser cuts Europe trip short due to cyberattack

Robert O’Brien returns to Washington to coordinate government response to a suspected Russian cyberattack on multiple federal agencies.Ben Ariel, 16/12/2020 03:13
Cyber expert: Shirbit erred in its response to hacking attack

Cyber expert: Shirbit erred in its response to hacking attack

Expert admits that Shirbit was right not to pay ransom: "Data was already circulating; they had no reason to pay up."Nitzan Keidar, 06/12/2020 22:39
FBI issues warning of cyber attacks one day before election

FBI issues warning of cyber attacks one day before election

A month ago, Microsoft announced it had thwarted TickBot, but it bounced back within weeks. Experts say "more attacks looming."Y Rabinovitz, 03/11/2020 08:47
First time: Woman killed in cyber attack

First time: Woman killed in cyber attack

Cyber attack strikes German hospital resulting in critical patient's death; Prosecution in Germany opens investigation.Mordechai Sones, 21/09/2020 16:43
Professor Isaac Ben-Israel: 'Israel is under attack every day'

Professor Isaac Ben-Israel: 'Israel is under attack every day'

Israel experiences thousands of cyberattack attempts every day, but there was only one success in 20 years, TAU's Prof. Ben-Israel says.Yoni Kempinski, 22/05/2020 13:58
'No reason for concern' over Iranian cyber attack

'No reason for concern' over Iranian cyber attack

National Cyber Security Authority says Iranian hacking of hundreds of Israeli websites was a 'superficial attack'.'Gary Willig, 21/05/2020 15:26
'Iran crossed a red line - Israel had to respond'

'Iran crossed a red line - Israel had to respond'

Israeli cyberattack on Iranian port was retaliation for Iranian attack on Israel, Western source says. 'Iran crossed a red line.'David Rosenberg, 19/05/2020 11:44
Iran defuses another cyber attack

Iran defuses another cyber attack

Iran’s telecommunications minister says the country has defused a second cyber attack in less than a week.Elad Benari, 16/12/2019 01:12
Iran says it defused 'massive cyber attack'

Iran says it defused 'massive cyber attack'

Iran's telecommunications minister says an attack against an "electronic infrastructure" was foiled, doesn't provide details.Elad Benari, 12/12/2019 05:53
Did US cyber-attack Iran to stop oil tanker hijackings?

Did US cyber-attack Iran to stop oil tanker hijackings?

After some tensions with oil tankers arose in Strait of Hormuz, US allegedly struck Iran with cyber attacks to prevent further incidents.i24News, 29/08/2019 13:02
ANALYSIS: What was behind Trump's decision not to strike Iran

ANALYSIS: What was behind Trump's decision not to strike Iran

Did the president have his own "Syria moment' as in Obama's mythical red line crossing, or is there more than meets the eye?Yochanan Visser, 24/06/2019 18:15
Iran: American cyber attack against missile system failed

Iran: American cyber attack against missile system failed

Following claims US cyber attack neutralized Iranian military systems, Iran says US 'tried hard' but failed to launch successful attack.David Rosenberg, 24/06/2019 09:14
Iran commits 'major cyber assault' on UK infrastructure

Iran commits 'major cyber assault' on UK infrastructure

Parliament Member's cell numbers among data harvested during attack last December.Mordechai Sones, 02/04/2019 19:42
Massive hacking attack on Israeli websites

Massive hacking attack on Israeli websites

Hackers deface Israeli sites with 'Jerusalem is capital of Palestine' message, attempt massive ransomware attack.Gary Willig, 04/03/2019 11:21
'Iran hits Israel with cyberattacks on a daily basis'

'Iran hits Israel with cyberattacks on a daily basis'

PM highlights Israeli readiness in the face of Iranian cyberattacks. 'We see these attacks and foil them all the time.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 29/01/2019 14:57
Report: Israel approved sale of spy software to Saudi Arabia

Report: Israel approved sale of spy software to Saudi Arabia

Washington Post reports that Jewish State gave Israeli cyber company NSO go ahead to sell advanced monitoring software to Saudi Arabia.Tzvi Lev, 08/12/2018 22:33
Iran accuses Israel of failed cyber attack

Iran accuses Israel of failed cyber attack

Tehran claims it foiled major Israeli cyber attack targeting Iran's infrastructure.AFP, 05/11/2018 13:17
'The best cyber attacks are never discovered'

'The best cyber attacks are never discovered'

Kevin Curran, Professor of Cyber Security discussed UK government accusing Russia’s military intelligence service of cyberattacks.Arutz Sheva Staff, 04/10/2018 22:05
EU investigates cyberattack on Facebook

EU investigates cyberattack on Facebook

Irish Data Protection Commissioner launches investigation into massive cyberattack on Faceook that was disclosed last week.Ben Ariel, 04/10/2018 02:34
Cyberattackers target US ATM machines

Cyberattackers target US ATM machines

Recent reports indicate fraudsters are conducting sophisticated attacks on US ATM machines to extract large sums of money.Tal Polon, 28/01/2018 08:34
Qatar: Neighboring countries hacked our news agency

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, 21/06/2017 04:33
Al-Jazeera comes under hacker attack

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, 09/06/2017 05:10
It's not just cyber attacks and missile testing

It's not just cyber attacks and missile testing

There is now a real possibility of knocking out the electric grid in the USA with an EMP attack and Trump has ordered feds to be prepared for it.Dr. Peter Vincent Pry, 16/05/2017 12:35
How dangerous are the cyber attacks?

How dangerous are the cyber attacks?

Watch: ILTV speaks with Gil Barak, co-founder and CTO of SECDO, about the actual threats of cyber attacksILTV, 16/05/2017 10:11
Is North Korea behind cyber attack?

Is North Korea behind cyber attack?

Symantec Corp and Kaspersky Lab looking into clues that may connect last weekend’s global cyber attack to North Korea.Ben Ariel, 16/05/2017 05:06
Number of countries hit by massive cyber attack doubles

Number of countries hit by massive cyber attack doubles

EU law enforcement agency says 150 countries hit by massive cyber attack over the weekend, with about 200,000 individual victims.Gary Willig, 14/05/2017 15:55
Netanyahu: Hanging effigies of soldiers is abominable

Netanyahu: Hanging effigies of soldiers is abominable

Israeli PM speaks about haredi extremists burning effigy of IDF soldier, asks public to take precautions against global cyber attack.Nitsan Keidar, 14/05/2017 12:49
74 countries hit by huge cyber attack

74 countries hit by huge cyber attack

Massive cyber attack targets Britain's health system, telecommunications companies in Spain and Russia, among others.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 12/05/2017 22:23
Annual Anonymous cyber attack against Israel April 7

Annual Anonymous cyber attack against Israel April 7

'Despite meager achievements of offensive in previous years, take into account this year takes place on weekend'Mordechai Sones, 26/03/2017 12:39
Six more fictitious Hamas 'women' revealed by IDF

Six more fictitious Hamas 'women' revealed by IDF

The IDF reports Thursday it revealed 6 more fictitious identities of Hamas 'girls' who tried to obtain sensitive intelligence information.Yoel Domb, 26/01/2017 14:38
Cyberspace, the final frontier

Cyberspace, the final frontier

Israel’s young cyber industry is proving to be a remarkable success story. Between the National Cyber Bureau and the budding Cyber Defense Agency, Israel can protect its infrastructure and cement its position as a global cybersecurity powerhouse.Maj. Gen. (res.) Yaacov Amidror, 31/08/2016 13:25
US launches cyber war against ISIS

US launches cyber war against ISIS

US military now aiming for ISIS's social media network in addition to physical targets, general reveals.Arutz Sheva staff, 26/04/2016 22:19
Iranian cyber assault on the US exposed

Iranian cyber assault on the US exposed

In landmark indictment, US charges 7 Iranians working for IRGC with widespread campaign targeting American banks, NY dam and NASA.Ari Yashar, 25/03/2016 07:46
'Ransom' software hacks governmental computers

'Ransom' software hacks governmental computers

A slew of computers throughout Israel were hacked, including four hospitals and many governmental institutions.Shoshana Miskin, 03/03/2016 22:54
Pentagon expands cyberattacks against ISIS

Pentagon expands cyberattacks against ISIS

Senior defense officials in the United States say the cyber war against ISIS has intensified.Arutz Sheva Staff, 01/03/2016 01:14
Report: Iran hacked computer of former IDF chief

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, 09/02/2016 20:50
Israel electric grid under severe cyberattack

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, 26/01/2016 19:27
Pro-Palestinian group hacks US intel official

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, 13/01/2016 09:00
US Intel Chief Warns of 'Armageddon' Cyberstrike

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, 11/09/2015 10:19
Watch: Why Paranoia Over Cyber-Attacks is Good

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, 01/09/2015 19:46
Cyber Attack on Defense Min.Computers Thwarted

Cyber Attack on Defense Min.Computers Thwarted

Suspicious email would have allowed hackers deep access to classified information.Avi Haim, 10/08/2015 19:13
Israel’s Cyber 'War Between Wars'

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, 31/07/2015 09:10
'ISIS's Greatest Threat: A Cyber War Against US'

'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, 27/07/2015 11:01
Kerry Warns: Israeli Strike on Iran 'Huge Mistake'

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, 24/07/2015 15:00
Israel's Cyber Threats - Not Just from Terrorists

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, 24/06/2015 22:44
How Can You Survive Cyber Warfare?

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, 15/04/2015 14:27
Failed Hackers Target Judea-Samaria Website

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, 12/04/2015 14:30
Russian Hackers Breach White House System

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, 08/04/2015 08:29
Hackers Launch #OpIsrael, Mostly Fail

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, 07/04/2015 08:27
'Anonymous' Threatens 'Electronic Holocaust'

'Anonymous' Threatens 'Electronic Holocaust'

Latest cyber-attack threatened for April 7, will allegedly target Israeli government and military servers.Tova Dvorin, 31/03/2015 09:56
Report: Cyber Attacks on Israel Came from Gaza

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, 17/02/2015 18:15
Gantz: Entire Middle East is Upside Down

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 , 01/02/2015 16:43
ISIS Hackers Infiltrate North Korean Airline Page

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, 14/01/2015 15:11
Israel Launches National Cyber-Defense Authority

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, 21/09/2014 14:33
Iran Aided Hamas in Cyber-War on Israel

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, 17/08/2014 19:51
EBay Announces Cyber-Security Breach

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, 21/05/2014 18:06