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Feb 19, 2019, 9:57 PM
Israeli Cyber Defense Firms Are Protecting World Leaders
We are, indeed, living in a digital age. While countries still face physical threats, cyber threats are of a growing concern. With the largest breaches happening in the last 5 years it’s no wonder security audits are required now....
Jan 31, 2019, 11:42 AM
The Olympics and Cybersecurity
Is Japan and the Rest of the World Ready? In February 2018, South Korea’s winter Olympics opening ceremonies experienced a range of unexpected technical difficulties – from Wi-Fi connections dropping that affected media coverage of reporters and journalists, to internet-based...
Dec 22, 2018, 10:02 PM
Israel’s Legislation Has Me Changing My Internet Habits
Israel’s legislators are changing the way that we access the Internet, and whether or not you agree with the changes, they’re going to make staying anonymous online more difficult. MK Miki Zohar has urged the passing of a bill...
Dec 2, 2018, 12:42 PM
If There’s Something Strange on Your Computer Screen, Who You Gonna Call?
The days when daring acts of blackmail were carried out by dashing young idealists are long gone. During the past few decades, technological developments have significantly changed the security perception of many decision makers, particularly when it comes to...
Nov 28, 2018, 10:11 AM
Israel’s Take on Cybersecurity May Thwart Future Ransomware Attacks
Ransomware is serious, and it’s a form of malware that will prevent users from accessing files or personal computers until a “ransom” is made. When the ransom is paid, the malware is unlocked and access to the file or...
Nov 25, 2018, 3:33 PM
Tech Against Terrorism
Did you ever wonder how your internet websites and applications manage terrorist activities? Do these applications and websites really help terrorist cells thrive and extend their web of influence? What are they doing to stop the terrorists? After a previous...
Nov 12, 2018, 6:29 PM
How Israel Is Accelerating Cybersecurity Innovation
Threats in the cyber sphere not only pose significant homeland security risks, but the growing connectivity of physical infrastructure and the online sphere – from connected homes to sensitive business data to transportation networks to autonomous and connected cars...
Nov 12, 2018, 1:07 PM
Israeli Women among Cyber Soldiers
As of August 2018, only the tenth part of workplaces involved with cybersecurity falls to the share of women in Israel. To grade the gender gap in the sphere of cybersecurity, Tali Ben-Aroya has found an educational program referred...
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Nov 11, 2018, 8:28 PM
I’m Not a Robot
The Good, the Bad and the Ugly of Technology It all started with ATMs. Automated Teller Machines that dispersed cash and occasionally chewed up our bank cards. ATMs started talking, saying ‘Please enter your pin number’ and ‘Thank you.’ They...
Nov 6, 2018, 9:27 AM
Why Israel is a Leader in Cybersecurity
Israel takes security very seriously, and that sentiment spills over into the cybersecurity world as well. The country has become a leader in cybersecurity. Last year, Thomas Bossert, Assistant to the U.S. President for Homeland Security and Counterterrorism, announced...