Israeli Ministry Wants a Cyper Security Lab

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans Cyber attacks are the leading threat to infrastructure in Israel; such a laboratory is would be able simulate attacks and fine-tune response protocols. The Ministry of National Infrastructure, Energy, and Water Resources wants to establish a cyber laboratory, and has published…

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Magic Leap buys Israeli NorthBit to enhance their cyber security

Florida-based Magic Leap, one of the companies considered to be at the forefront of augmented reality, is reported to have scooped up NorthBit, an Israeli software solutions provider. At this point, the sale price does not appear to have been made public. NorthBit was co-founded in 2012 by CEO Gil…

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Israeli firm in spotlight after FBI’s iphone hack

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans PETAH TIKVA, Israel (CNN) – The legal fight between Apple and the FBI over a terrorist’s smartphone has put another company, an Israeli tech firm, into the spotlight. Four months after the San Bernardino terrorist attack, the iPhone 5c of one…

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Huge recent hack attack said to target mainly Israeli servers

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans A new round of hacking attacks is being directed specifically against Israel, cyber-security giant Check Point believes. The exploit, which uses infected Microsoft Word documents to insert malicious code into a user’s computer, “appears to be politically motivated, instigated against a…

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Israeli cyber start-up Checkmarx nets $84m investment

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans raeli cyber-security start-up Checkmarx announced Thursday that it had received an $84 million investment from New York-based venture capital and private equity firm Insight Venture Partners. The new round of capital will be primarily used to further accelerate growth through product…

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Hacker group Anonymous threatens to target Israeli websites

Intended cyber attack on banking and defense sites is touted as Anonymous’ answer to “the ongoing Israeli attacks on the Al-Aqsa mosque” • Security expert: These types of threats are frequently made and in most cases the damage is minor. […] For more information go to http://www.NationalCyberSecurity.com, http://www. GregoryDEvans.com, http://www.LocatePC.net…

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