20 stories about Hacking
Tipalti טיפלתי נאסדק

Hackers extorting fintech unicorn Tipalti, threaten to leak data of clients Roblox and Twitch

03.12.23|Meir Orbach
According to hacker group ALPHV, it clandestinely accessed the Israeli company's computers on September 8th and has retrieved over 265GB of “confidential business data belonging to the company, as well as its employees and clients”
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
שירי דולב נשיאת NSO ועידת כחול לבן

NSO subsidiary companies involved in intercepting drones and hacking IoT devices

26.01.22|Meir Orbach
A petition filed to the Tel Aviv District Court provides a glimpse into the NSO Group’s widespread activities. Wayout is the most secretive of them all, and its founder is the group’s president’s brother
רותם שמש Datto

The key steps for SMBs to stay safe from cyberattacks

25.01.22|Rotem Shemesh
“The building blocks of a well-thought-out cyber resilience plan are being able to identify, protect, detect, respond, and recover from cyber threats,” writes Rotem Shemesh of Datto
קובי שבתאי מפכ"ל ה משטרה

Move over NSO: Israeli police is paying private hackers to spy on citizens

19.01.22|Tomer Ganon
The police’s cyber division employs external hackers to collect intelligence on targets. The hackers don’t have security clearance, were not trained as police officers, and are exposed to extremely private and secret information
גיא קליזמן

The forgery and fraud history of the intelligence officer blacklisted by Meta

20.12.21|Tomer Ganon
Bluehawk, owned and founded by Guy Klisman, was among half a dozen companies called out by Facebook owner Meta for hacking or other abuses
משרדי NSO בערבה

Apple files lawsuit against NSO Group, saying U.S. citizens were targets

The iPhone maker is the latest in a string of companies and governments to come after NSO, the maker of the Pegasus hacking tool that watchdog groups say targeted human rights workers and journalists
ריגול ממשלתי ניטור המוני פרטיות מצלמות מעקב 1

NSO's spyware used to target journalists' cell phones - reports

According to the Guardian, the investigation suggested "widespread and continuing abuse" of the Israeli firm's hacking software, described as malware that infects smartphones to enable the extraction of messages, photos and emails; record calls; and secretly activate microphones
האקרים טורקים משתלטים על שיחת זום של יצרני החלב בישראל

No Bull: Turkish hackers crash Israeli cattle breeders association’s general assembly

15.02.21|Meir Orbach
Hackers infiltrated Zoom session waving flags and posting anti-Israel slogans
רועי שרייבר אקסנצ'ר כנס סייבר

“Hackers are lazy by nature. Our job is to make things as difficult as possible for them”

15.02.21|Elihay Vidal
Accenture Security’s Roee Schreiber speaks about the changes brought about by Covid-19 and the importance of transitioning to the cloud
עמרי שגב מויאל מנכ"ל Profero

As cyberattacks peak, so does the demand for Profero's services

13.02.21|Allon Sinai
The CEO of the Israeli cybersecurity startup, which specializes in helping companies address and manage the aftermath of a security breach, says it is turning people away as hackers take advantage of Covid-19 pandemic
האקר הגנת הפרטיות ערוץ פטנטים וקניין רוחני

Check Point reveals leap in cyberattacks on Israeli medical facilities toward end of 2020

06.01.21|Raphael Kahan
Medical facilities have become a target for cybercriminals during the pandemic; in Israel the figure stands particularly high at 813 attacks per week compared to global average of 620
האקר האקרים סייבר מחשב מחשבים טכנולוגיה טכנולוגי פריצה פריצות מטריקס גנב פושע

State-sponsored Chinese hackers turning to financially motivated attacks, Israeli researchers find

Cybersecurity companies Security Joes and Profero believe APT27 was responsible for attacks on major gaming companies
Israel is in the sights of hackers

Israel is the number one country on hackers’ target list, new study reveals

22.12.20|Raphael Kahan
Whether it be for geostrategic purposes or simply out of greed, hackers have Israel directly in their sights
A cyberattack on Israeli organizations

Amateur hackers are poking holes in Israel’s image as a cyber superpower

21.12.20|Raphael Kahan
Personal details of one of the country’s leading cyber professionals were exposed in the latest Iranian-linked breach of IAI’s Elta Systems
הכניסה לקמפוס התעשייה האווירית 1

Pay2Key hackers claim they breached IAI servers

20.12.20|Rapahel Kahan and Ynet
Major defense contractor is the most recent victim in a string of cyberattacks on Israeli companies
בראד סמית' נשיא מיקרוסופט

Microsoft president calls out Israel’s NSO Group, says it’s part of the reason for cyber-assault on U.S. government

18.12.20|Hagar Ravet
In a blog post, Brad Smith suggests Biden Administration should weigh in on a court case involving the Israeli cyber company
האקר האקרים סייבר מחשב מחשבים טכנולוגיה טכנולוגי פריצה פריצות מטריקס גנב פושע

Indications suggest that Iranians are behind a string of cyberattacks on Israeli companies

14.12.20|Raphael Kahan and Hagar Ravet
The nature of the hacks and the fact that no ransom requests were made strengthens the assessment that Iranian-linked hackers are involved
בניין שירביט

Despite hacking fiasco, Israeli government has gone back to conducting business with Shirbit

13.12.20|Tomer Hadar
Even after the insurance company’s system was hacked, and government employees’ private data was leaked, the government has decided to renew its tender with Shirbit