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Refael Franco and Gil Baram

The financial effect of a cyber crisis: The neglected costs senior executives should take into account

13.11.22|Refael Franco and Gil Baram
“C-level leaders of organizations and companies need to have timely information and tools in order to calculate the risk, assess investment in cybersecurity, and close the gaps between the two,” write Refael Franco and Gil Baram
האקר האקרים סייבר

Check Point: Iranian hackers attempted to spy on senior Israeli officials

14.06.22|Rafael Kahan
Tzipi Livni, Israel’s former Foreign Minister and Vice Prime Minister, was one of the targets of the operation, which also included a former U.S. Ambassador to Israel, the head of a major research center, and a VP of a major defense establishment
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SafeBreach appoints Yossi Attas as director of Israeli R&D center

17.03.22|CTech
The cyber company recently completed a $53.5 million Series D round, and expects to double its number of employees over the next year
מתקפת סייבר האקר האקרים אבטחת מחשבים

Suspected Iranian DDoS cyberattack takes down Israeli government websites

14.03.22|Raphael Kahan
Former senior executive at Israel’s National Cyber Directorate estimates that Iran initiated the attack due to the growing tensions between the countries. “We are heading into a period of wide-scale escalation in cyberspace,” he said
האקר האקרים סייבר

Private information of Israeli Air Force pilots allegedly leaked on darknet by hackers

08.03.22|Raphael Kahan
Israeli cybersecurity company Varonis alerted the Israeli National Cyber Directorate after discovering the list, and the latter brought in the IDF to check and verify the information
הקברניט חמאס רקטות כיפת ברזל

Iranian hackers suspected of breaking into defense company Rafael's systems

01.02.22|Raphael Kahan and Udi Etsion
The hackers, who belong to the Iranian regime-supported "Moses Staff", uploaded to the Darknet examples from Rafael's database and offered up the stolen data for 100 bitcoin
מתקפת סייבר האקר האקרים אבטחת מחשבים

Iranian hackers leak data from Israeli LGBTQ dating app

30.10.21|Meir Orbach and Yuval Sade
The Black Shadow hacker group announced on Friday that it had hacked into the servers of Israeli web hosting company Cyberserve which provides services to dating app “Atraf”
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Hacking trends you need to know about

28.06.21|Liron Barak
Home security cameras, Slack and delayed delivery messages have all become increasingly popular phishing strategies for cyberattacks, writes Liron Barak of BitDam
מתקפת סייבר האקר האקרים אבטחת מחשבים

Hackers reveal thousands of email addresses and passwords of Israeli state employees

29.04.21|Raphael Kahan
Around 5,000 email addresses and passwords belonging to Israeli state employees were among a massive stockpile of billions of addresses and passwords leaked online
סייבר אבטחה איש עסקים

Cyber threats force Israeli Tax Authority to limit access from abroad

10.01.21|Omri Milman
Besides the account details of countless tax-paying Israelis, and the massive sums it collects, the authority also has a vast amount of data about businesses run by Israelis, both locally and abroad
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Which Israeli company was hacked this time and is it time to kill tech?

20.12.20|CTech
CTech Daily Roundup: Netanyahu urges to seal the skies amid fears of coronavirus mutation
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Which company has its sights on a $3 billion IPO and are Iranians behind the string of cyberattacks on Israeli companies?

14.12.20|CTech
CTech Daily Roundup: Israeli companies at risk after suspected Russian hackers spied on U.S. Treasury emails
משרד האוצר האמריקאי וושינגטון ארה״ב

Israeli companies at risk after suspected Russian hackers spied on U.S. Treasury emails

14.12.20|Raphael Kahan and Reuters
Hackers got into U.S. government systems by surreptitiously tampering with updates released by IT company SolarWinds, which also serves companies and governmental bodies in Israel
סייבר אבטחת מידע האקר האקרים

Who hacked Israel's supply chain and what did the cyberattack on Intel Israel achieve?

13.12.20|CTech
CTech Daily Roundup: Cyberattack on Intel Israel: Hackers claim they breached the network of chipmaker Habana Labs
סייבר האקרים אבטחת מידע

Israel's supply chain targeted in massive cyberattack

13.12.20|Meir Orbach and Golan Hazani
A hack into the servers of software company Amital Data led to an attack on some 40 of its clients, including some of the country’s largest in the logistics and importing sectors
מיטל לוי טל אקסטרה מיינד

Shirbit's crisis is a reminder for organizations of the importance of transparency and honesty

08.12.20|Meital Levi Tal
"The rules of the game have changed dramatically over the past decade. This is a lesson learned by companies that tried to hide information, faults and unfit products," writes Meital Levi Tal
מטה חברת ביטוח שירביט אזור תעשייה פולג נתניה

Shirbit hack serves as a wakeup call to every financial company

06.12.20|Irit Avissar and Naomi Zoreff
What's next for Shirbit and the insurance sector after company refuses to pay ransom and hackers vow to sell client data
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Tower to pay hundreds of thousands of dollars to hackers who paralyzed its manufacturing

07.09.20|Meir Orbach
The Israeli semiconductor company’s insurance firm will cover the costs for the ransomware attack
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Tower proves there is no shame in being the victim of a cyberattack

06.09.20|Meir Orbach
The companies that should really be ashamed are the ones that think that they can hide the breach, not understanding that it will be revealed in retrospect or while it's ongoing
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Israeli chipmaker Tower confirms cyberattack forced it to shut down systems

06.09.20|Meir Orbach
Tower notified the relevant authorities, including law enforcement, of the incident and reported it to the Tel Aviv Stock Exchange on Sunday, but didn't say whether it was the victim of a ransomware attack