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Israel eases rules on cyber weapons exports despite criticism

23 Aug 2019

TEL AVIV Israel is easing export rules on offensive cyber weapons, despite accusations by human rights and privacy groups that its technologies are used by some governments to spy on political foes and crush dissent. | Video

UPDATE 1-Israel Chemicals second-quarter profit up on strong potash sales

31 Jul 2019

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Israel's Spacecom looks to rebound from rough patch with Africa satellite

28 Jul 2019

TEL AVIV Israel’s Space Communication Ltd plans a satellite launch next weekend which it hopes will mark a rebound from a couple of major setbacks in recent years.

Biblical bad guys the ancient Philistines came from Europe, DNA shows

03 Jul 2019

JERUSALEM The ancient Philistines, the Biblical villains whose origins have puzzled scholars for decades, came to the Middle East from southern Europe more than 3,000 years ago, new DNA testing has shown.

Moody's, Israel's Team8 to create cyber risk standard for businesses

27 Jun 2019

TEL AVIV Ratings agency Moody's Corp and Israeli cyber group Team8 launched on Thursday a joint venture to assess how vulnerable businesses are to cyber attacks and create what they hope will become a global benchmark.

Moody's, Israel's Team8 to create cyber risk index for businesses

27 Jun 2019

TEL AVIV, June 27 Ratings agency Moody's Corp and Israeli cyber group Team8 launched on Thursday a joint venture to assess how vulnerable businesses are to cyber attacks and create what they hope will become a global benchmark.

Hackers steal data from telcos in espionage campaign - cyber firm

25 Jun 2019

TEL AVIV Hackers broke into the systems of more than a dozen global telecom firms and stole huge amounts of data in a seven-year spying campaign, researchers from a cyber security company said, identifying links to previous Chinese cyber-espionage activities.

Hackers hit global telcos in espionage campaign - cyber research firm

25 Jun 2019

TEL AVIV, June 25 Hackers have broken into the systems of more than a dozen global telecoms companies and taken large amounts of personal and corporate data, researchers from a cyber security company said on Tuesday, identifying links to previous Chinese cyber-espionage campaigns.

World News

Trump paints picture of unity at prickly G7 summit

U.S. President Donald Trump said on Sunday he was getting along well with Western allies at a G7 summit in France, dismissing reports of rifts among leaders and declaring that they "respect" the trade war between Washington and Beijing.