Election

20 stories about Election
פעילי הליכוד אחרי פרסום המדגמים בחירות 2020

Election Results Pending, One Thing Is Clear: Israel Needs Better Privacy Laws

03.03.20|Omer Kabir
The recent election brought to light many privacy-related issues that have flourished in Israel under outdated privacy laws. From the triple leak of Israel’s voting registrar to an anonymous texter that trolled Likud supporters, something needs to change
בחירות 2020 בנימין נתניהו שרה נתניהו ב מטה ליכוד

With Near Final Results, Likud Two Seats Short of a Coalition

03.03.20|CTech
After 97% of votes were counted, Benjamin Netanyahu’s Likud party has received 36 seats, while Benny Gantz’s Blue and White has 32; a right wing-Haredi block currently has 59 parliament seats
בחירות 2020 בנימין נתניהו יו"ר הליכוד ו ורעיתו שרה מצביעים

Whatever the Results of Monday’s Election, Israel Must Pass a Budget for 2020

02.03.20|Omri Milman
As Monday's election is unlikely to bring an end to Israel’s political limbo, it is becoming apparent that a state budget might need to be abnormally passed without an elected government in place
הצבעה קלפי קלפיות כנסת 21 בחירות 2019

In Israel, Education, Religion, and Ethnic Backgrounds Dictate Voters' Choices

02.03.20|Doron Broitman
A closer look at the voting results of Israel’s September election shows education trumps socioeconomic status, but religious and ethnic backgrounds trump both
קלפיות קלפי בחירות

Israelis Banking on Third Election to End Political Limbo

02.03.20|Lilach Baumer
After elections in April and September 2019 ended in a standstill, Monday’s election might finally see a coalition form, in all likelihood, with current Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu at the helm
בנימין ביבי נתניהו ראש הממשלה פברואר 2020 1

SMS Trolling Targeting Likud Supporters Was Not a Hack

25.02.20|Omer Kabir
Starting last week, supporters of Israel’s ruling party Likud have been bombarded with misleading and often taunting SMS messages
קלפי בחירות אנשים מצביעים זירת הנדל"ן

Third Time's a Charm: Israel's Voter Registry Leaked, Again

23.02.20|Omer Kabir
Yet another vulnerability in Israel’s ruling Likud party's digital system has leaked the country’s voter registry for the third time in just two weeks
הצבעה קלפי קלפיות כנסת 21 בחירות 2019

Once Again, Two New Election App Breaches Exposed Personal Data on Millions of Israelis

16.02.20|Omer Kabir
Last week, Calcalist reported a severe security breach in the campaign management app of Israel’s ruling Likud party, which compromised the personal data of over 6 million voters
בנימין נתניהו ישיבת ממשלה 12.1.20

An Election App Breach Exposed the Personal Data of 6.5 Million Israelis

10.02.20|Omer Kabir
A breach in the campaign management app of Israel’s ruling Likud Party laid bare the country’s voting registrar’s database and exposed lacking regulation
סייבר טק 2020 ירדן ותיקאי

CTalk: Israel’s Elections Are Prone to Cyber Attacks, Says Former Head of National Information Directorate

30.01.20|CTech
Yarden Vatikay, the former head of the National Information Directorate at the Prime Minister's Office spoke to CTech reporter Adi Pick at the CyberTech Global conference in Tel Aviv this week
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Facebook Will Not Restrict Political Lies Ahead of Israel's March Election

27.01.20|Omer Kabir
In a Tel Aviv meeting with local journalists, Facebook executives said the company considers fact-checking political statements to be a form of censorship
בחירות 2019 מועד ב  ראש ממשלה בנימין נתניהו ו רעיותו שרה נתניהו

Third Time's a Charm: Israel Heads for yet Another Election

12.12.19|Tofi Stoler
On Wednesday at midnight, the final deadline for an Israeli parliament member to gather a majority of 61 fellow parliamentarians has passed and the Knesset voted to disperse, setting a new election for early March
בנימין נתניהו ישיבת ממשלה 14.7.19

Israeli Tech Leaders Appeal to Supreme Court to Dethrone Prime Minister Netanyahu

08.12.19|Hagar Ravet
Last month, Netanyahu became the first sitting prime minister in Israel's history to be indicted in a criminal case having been charged with bribery, fraud, and breach of trust in three separate corruption cases
קלפי אלקנה בחירות קלפיות

Israeli Parties Slash Advertising Budgets for Do-Over Election

19.09.19|Yael Walzer
As engaging as the results may be, a look at political advertising budgets for the year’s first and second elections offers a glimpse at the general fatigue of both candidates and voters
בנימין נתניהו ו בני גנץ בחירות 2019 מועד ב

Netanyahu’s Likud One Seat Behind Gantz’s Blue and White Party

18.09.19|Tofi Stoler and Adi Pick
Israel’s general election ended in a near-tie between Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s Likud party and Benny Gantz’s Blue and White party. Both lack the support needed to secure their leader the prime minister’s seat
אולם ה מליאה כנסת ישראל

The Morning After the Election: Stability Is a Major Challenge

18.09.19|Adrian Filut
The new government will not have a grace period. Immediately after its establishment it will have to pass the budget and start tackling all the problems postponed following April’s failed election
סריקה פנים וידאו

Deepfakes Are Good for More Than Just Manipulating Voters

17.09.19|Dov Greenbaum
With Israel's general election taking place Tuesday, researcher Dov Greenbaum outlines the dangers, consequences, and potential legitimate uses of deepfakes