Israel's Enemies Are Able to Launch Major Cyber Attack, Defense Expert Says

Various Israeli websites have already been targeted, but former head of National Information Security Authority Erez Kreiner fears 'for a pinpointed, smart attack that comes in under our radar. The ability to harm us is there.'

Any future war Israel fights will involve massive attempts to hack Israel’s computer and infrastructure networks, the founder of Israel’s first cyber-defense unit says. “The rival side has the ability to do it,” Erez Kreiner, who established the unit in the Shin Bet security service, told Haaretz. “In recent years we have seen an enormous rise in cyber-attacks and attempted cyber-attacks,...