Cyber Attacks

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Iran behind proliferation of cyber attacks against Israel

Iran behind proliferation of cyber attacks against Israel

Increase in Iranian cyber attacks on Israeli targets under guise of independent hacker groups, some also linked to countries like Turkey.Arutz Sheva Staff, 19/01/2021 16:41
Iranian hackers attack dozens of Israeli sites, demand ransom

Iranian hackers attack dozens of Israeli sites, demand ransom

Israeli cyber security expert explains how Iranian-linked group was able to breach dozens of local firms in the past weeks.i24NEWS, 13/12/2020 22:37
Interpol warns of fake COVID vaccines & immunity passports

Interpol warns of fake COVID vaccines & immunity passports

Vaccines will be "equivalent of liquid gold to organized crime networks," Interpol warns.Y Rabinovitz, 02/12/2020 14:55
Greek PM Kyriakos Mitsotakis meets JVP Chairman Erel Margalit to explore cyber cooperation

Greek PM Kyriakos Mitsotakis meets JVP Chairman Erel Margalit to explore cyber cooperation

Meeting comes after many cyber-attacks on Greek sites and companies and global rise in cyber-crime during COVID-19 pandemic.Arutz Sheva Staff, 16/06/2020 18:44
Israeli cyber chief warns of 'new era' in cyber warfare

Israeli cyber chief warns of 'new era' in cyber warfare

National Cyber Directorate chief says attempted Iranian cyberattack on Israel water systems was a 'turning point' in cyber warfare.Arutz Sheva Staff, 28/05/2020 12:59
Cybersecurity: Israel Aerospace Industries collaborates with Mellanox Technologies

Cybersecurity: Israel Aerospace Industries collaborates with Mellanox Technologies

Mellanox to join Israeli Cyber Companies Consortium led by IAI to develop unique tech for investigating & handling cyber incidents.Arutz Sheva, 16/01/2020 10:32
Report: US launched cyber attack against Iran

Report: US launched cyber attack against Iran

US targeted Iran's computers and systems responsible for missile attacks, report says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 22/06/2019 23:59
Shin Bet head: Foreign hacking of Israeli elections

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, 08/01/2019 20:59
Germany: Iran, Russia, China have identical cyber capabilities

Germany: Iran, Russia, China have identical cyber capabilities

Iran's cyber capabilities pose a threat to German companies, research institutions, report says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 24/07/2018 14:58
Major deal inked between US, Israeli companies on cyber-defense

Major deal inked between US, Israeli companies on cyber-defense

CyberReadyUSA signs deal with Israeli Electric Corporation to learn how to defend against cyber attacks.Tzvi Lev, 01/08/2017 11:45
Report: UAE responsible for hacking Qatari media

Report: UAE responsible for hacking Qatari media

U.S. intelligence officials say the United Arab Emirates orchestrated the hacking of Qatari government news and social media sites.Elad Benari, 17/07/2017 04:37
Hackers target Israeli hospitals

Hackers target Israeli hospitals

Wave of cyber attacks affecting Western countries makes its way to Israeli hospitals - where it gets stopped short.Nitsan Keidar, 29/06/2017 12:12
'US alerted France to Russian election hacking'

'US alerted France to Russian election hacking'

'Look, we're watching the Russians, we're seeing them penetrate some of your infrastructure.'Mordechai Sones, 09/05/2017 19:54
Unusual cyber attack thwarted

Unusual cyber attack thwarted

Attacker forges security certificates, sends emails to government offices and private citizens.Arutz Sheva Staff, 26/04/2017 13:56
'Israel unprepared for massive cyber-attack'

'Israel unprepared for massive cyber-attack'

State Comptroller said Israel neglecting cyber-security, as cyber-threats grow.Gary Willig, 01/11/2016 22:55
Cyber attacks disrupt service on East Coast

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, 01/11/2016 19:38
US, Russia, fight cyber war

US, Russia, fight cyber war

In response to WikiLeaks email revelations targeting Hillary Clinton, the Obama administration prepares retaliatory cyber attack on Russia.Arutz Sheva Staff, 15/10/2016 20:17
Report: NSA chief made secret visit to Israel

Report: NSA chief made secret visit to Israel

Admiral Michael Rogers was reportedly in Israel last week to discuss cyber threats from Iran and Hezbollah.Ben Ariel, 28/03/2016 06:14
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
Top Expert Says NYSE Outage Likely an Attack

Top Expert Says NYSE Outage Likely an Attack

Prof. Danny Dolev of the Cyber Research Center at Hebrew University doubts official explanations for events at NYSE, WSJ, United Airlines.Eliran Aharon, 09/07/2015 21:21
IDF to Establish New Cyber Command

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, 16/06/2015 00:14
Half of Israelis Willing to Show Emails to State

Half of Israelis Willing to Show Emails to State

Fear of cyber attacks against Israel is high, with over half of citizens willing to share online activity with gov't for security purposes.Cynthia Blank, 15/06/2015 21:27
Report: Major Iranian Cyberattack Uncovered

Report: Major Iranian Cyberattack Uncovered

Iranian hackers launched attack against 500 targets - 40 of them Israeli.Tova Dvorin, 14/06/2015 14:01
Report: IDF Foiled Massive Cyber-Attack on Israel

Report: IDF Foiled Massive Cyber-Attack on Israel

Elite Israeli cyber-defenders repelled attack during Protective Edge; concerns hackers could seek to take control of armed drones.Ari Soffer, 28/08/2014 15:38
Secret Unit at Front Lines of Israel's Cyber-War

Secret Unit at Front Lines of Israel's Cyber-War

Officials speak about the ISA's involvement in protecting Israel's cyberspace for the first time.Tova Dvorin, 25/04/2014 15:17
Expert: Israel Needs More Cyber-Attack Specialists

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, 07/04/2014 21:31
Hackers Threaten Cyber-Attack Against Israel

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, 06/04/2014 10:51
Hacking of Largest Casino Site Linked to Iran

Hacking of Largest Casino Site Linked to Iran

Hackers target a company owned by pro-Israel Jewish businessman Sheldon Adelson, apparently over his criticism of Iran.Maayana Miskin, 12/02/2014 15:43
Minister Hails Israel's Cyber Warriors

Minister Hails Israel's Cyber Warriors

Deputy FM Ze'ev Elkin speaks of the dangers of cyber-terror, urges international cooperation: "Attacks have only made us stronger."Maayana Miskin, 17/10/2013 12:35
Failed Hackers Issue New Threat

Failed Hackers Issue New Threat

Hackers plan September 11 assault on Israel, United States.Maayana Miskin, 04/09/2013 01:42
Hackers Launch Operation to Fight Cyber Terror

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, 25/07/2013 12:01
Israeli Firm Reveals its "Cyber Arsenal"

Israeli Firm Reveals its "Cyber Arsenal"

Israeli firm Comsec reveals two exciting new tools in the battle for Cyber SecurityGil Ronen, 22/07/2013 14:00
Expert: Israel Faces 100,000 Cyber Attacks Per Day

Expert: Israel Faces 100,000 Cyber Attacks Per 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, 16/06/2013 12:11
Cyber Expert: The World is At Risk

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, 14/06/2013 12:23
Netanyahu: Iran Stepping Up Cyber-War

Netanyahu: Iran Stepping Up Cyber-War

Hizbullah and Hamas carrying out cyber-warfare on behalf of Iran, alongside Iran itself.Gil Ronen, 09/06/2013 21:21
Jordan Arrests Anti-Israel Hackers

Jordan Arrests Anti-Israel Hackers

Hacker group threatens to attack Jordanian sites if they are not released immediately.Gil Ronen, 07/04/2013 22:11
Internet Slowed by 'Biggest Cyber-Attack Ever'

Internet Slowed by 'Biggest Cyber-Attack Ever'

Experts worry the attack could escalate to affect banking and email systems.Gil Ronen, 27/03/2013 20:49
Australia’s Central Bank Struck in Cyber Attack

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, 11/03/2013 16:59
Israel Deflects 44 Million Cyber Attacks

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, 19/11/2012 10:15
Pentagon to Beef Up Cyber Security

Pentagon to Beef Up Cyber Security

U.S. authorities are holding that Iranian-based hackers were responsible for recent cyber attacks.Scott Krane, 05/10/2012 06:42