Tags IDF

ViperRAT spyware resurfaces in Google Play Store

by Patrick Howell O'Neill

ViperRAT made waves last year after a wave of IDF personnel fell victim to social engineering attacks from hackers posing as young women.

Young Israelis increasingly opt for cyber service and contribute to combat troop shortage

by Patrick Howell O'Neill

“The IDF may need many more cyberexperts, but not in the numbers that the education system producing."

Israeli soldiers' personal Android phones hacked by spies, researchers say

by Chris Bing

A group of highly talented and well resourced hackers are spying on the Israeli Defense Force by hacking into the personal smartphones of individual soldiers, according to newly released research by Lookout and Kaspersky.More than a 100 Israeli servicemen are believed to have been effectively targeted with the spyware.