Category: Cyber/Security

Israel’s Check Point Discovers ‘Fireball’ Malware; 250 Million Computers Worldwide Infected

admin | Cyber/Security, | June 19, 2017

By Einat Paz-Frankel, NoCamels June 06, 2017 Israeli cyber-security firm Check Point has discovered new malware that recently infected 250 million computers around the globe. Called Fireball, the malware takes over browsers and essentially turns them…

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Microsoft buys cyber security co Hexadite for $100m

admin | Cyber/Security, | June 19, 2017

24 May, 2017 Tali Tsipori The Israeli company has developed software to investigate threats and rate the seriousness of cyber security alerts. Microsoft Corp. (Nasdaq: MSFT) has acquired Israeli cyber security company Hexadite for $100…

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Ben-Gurion U. cyber researchers discover how any network router can covertly leak data

admin | Cyber/Security, | June 19, 2017

American Associates, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev BEER-SHEVA, Israel…June 5, 2017 — Researchers at the Ben-Gurion University of the Negev (BGU) Cyber Security Research Center (CSRC) have demonstrated for the first time that it is…

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Study: Desktop Scanners Can Be Hijacked To Execute Cyber Attacks

admin | Cyber/Security, | May 29, 2017

By Einat Paz-Frankel, NoCamels April 17, 2017 We’ve all heard about hackers remotely activating webcams and microphones to spy on people without their knowing. NoCamels recently reported that even simple headphones can spy on us. Now,…

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Cyber Authority Thwarts Massive Attack on Israel

admin | Cyber/Security, | May 29, 2017

By TPS / Tazpit News Agency, April 26, 2017 by Andrew Friedman The National Cyber Authority (NCA) said Wednesday that civil defense authorities have blocked a massive cyber attack on Israeli businesses and infrastructure in…

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Tel Aviv to house world’s first construction tech hub

admin | Cyber/Security, Technology, | May 15, 2017

BySharon Udasin April 27, 2017 The partners aim to bring global corporations access to innovation that will “redefine the construction and real-estate sectors.”  SOSA, also known as the Global Network of Tech Innovation, will be…

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The world’s eyes are on Israel for photonics innovations

admin | Cyber/Security, | April 20, 2017

Israel’s outsized prominence in the fields of optics and electro-optics is no optical illusion. By Abigail Klein Leichman April 19, 2017 This photo shows the coating stage of creating the Lumus LOE (Lightguide Optical Element),…

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Javelin Networks Announces $5M Series-A Funding to Fuel its Next-Generation Active Directory Protection Platform that Prevents Breaches

admin | Cyber/Security, | April 20, 2017

Source: Javelin Networks Javelin Networks, the only company that protects Active Directory and provides autonomous breach prevention, containment, threat hunting and incident response capabilities, in an all-in-one artificial intelligence driven platform, announced a $5 million…

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Israeli Technologies Lead The Way In Protecting Billions Of IoT Devices

admin | Cyber/Security, | April 20, 2017

By Kirk D’Souza, NoCamels April 11, 2017  As the Internet of Things (IoT) revolution gathers pace, we will soon be living in a world where virtually everything is connected to the internet and the cloud…

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Israeli Solar Technology Will End the Era of Batteries

admin | Cyber/Security, Technology, | April 10, 2017

By JNS March 25, 2016 “And the light is sweet, and a pleasant thing it is for the eyes to behold the sun.” Ecclesiastes 11:7 (The Israel Bible™) Photo: Shutterstock An Israeli tech company says…

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