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Flame: Israel’s New Contribution to Middle East Cyberwar ~ by Richard Silverstein

Tikun Olam | Richard Silverstein | May 28, 2012 Map of known infections from Flame The country that brought us Iranian nuclear assassinations, explosions at Iran missile bases, and Stuxnet, is at it again.  A computer virus called Flame, is spreading among computers in the Middle East. according to an article by an expert at […]

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Originally posted on Desertpeace:
‘Anything you write can and will be held against you in a court of law’ … * * Facebook, Twitter and Blogs will soon be monitored in Israel …  “The censor can only touch things that are likely to harm the security of the state, and these incidents are few.” *…

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In propaganda battle, PM Spokesperson tweets old photo

 Monday, March 12 2012| Noam Sheizaf | 972 Magazine The IDF is recently putting a lot of effort into propaganda campaigns, and especially new media ones. The army has a blog, a Flickr account, a Facebook page and a Youtube channel; officers from IDF spokesperson unit are very active on social networks, where they argue […]

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‘Electronic war on Palestine’ since UNESCO membership

Related: Israel’s Own Web War Declaration Also Related: Hacking Palestine: A Digital Occupation Maan News Agency | Febr 13, 2012 RAMALLAH (Ma’an) — The head of the Palestinian telecommunications provider said Sunday that hackers have escalated cyber attacks on Palestinian websites and internet servers since Palestine joined UNESCO three months ago. In comments on PA […]

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‘Unprecedented’ internet attacks strike West Bank

Related: Israel’s Own Web War Declaration Maan News Agency | Febr 8, 2012 BETHLEHEM (Ma’an) — President Abbas’ communications adviser said Wednesday that Palestine is facing unprecedented internet interruptions by hackers. Sabri Saidam told Ma’an that huge quantities of emails are being sent in order to disable Palestinian servers. The campaign reached a peak on […]

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Palestinian Hackers: A Web of Struggle

Related: Israel’s Own Web War Declaration   A general view shot on 26 January 2011 shows the building of Israel’s leading Haaretz newspaper in Tel Aviv after Arab hackers claimed responsibility for a series of attacks on prominent Israeli websites, including that of the daily newspaper. (Photo: AFP – Jack Guez) By: Fadi Abu Saada […]

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Ma’an & WAFA News Sites Interrupted by Hackers

Related: Israel’s Own Web War Declaration Tuesday January 31, 2012 23:23 by Circarre Parrhesia – IMEMC & Agencies    Both the Ma’an News Agency and the Palestinian Authority’s news service, WAFA, have, on Tuesday, suffered from repeated attacks by hackers leading to periods where their news sites have been inaccessible. Screen grab from Ma’an News’ […]

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Cyberwar on Israel, new resistance

Related: Israel’s Own Web War Declaration Hamas spokesman Sami Abu Zuhri PressTV – Tue Jan 17, 2012 4:57PM GMT The Palestinian Resistance Movement Hamas describes the recent cyber attacks on Israeli websites as a new form of resistance against Israeli occupation. Senior Hamas spokesman Sami Abu Zuhri said on Monday, “This is a new field […]

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Saudi 0xOmar: Hackers of the World Unite Against Israel

Related: Israel’s Web War Declaration The Tel Aviv Stock Exchange building on 16 January 2011. The websites of Israeli national carrier El Al and the Tel Aviv Stock Exchange (TASE) were both offline on Monday morning, hours after they were reportedly threatened by a Saudi hacker. (Photo: AFP – Jack Guez) Yazan al-Saadi | January […]

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Dangerous social media games – When a state must pay citizens to fight its online public relations wars, it has already lost.

Related: Truth does not matter for “Israel”. Buttons Do. To mute. When a state must pay citizens to fight its online public relations wars, it has already lost. The Israeli government has set up Twitter accounts, but they have failed to attract a large following [GALLO/GETTY] Last Modified: 13 Jan 2012 16:16 – Opinion – […]

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Israeli students to get $2,000 to spread state propaganda on Facebook

Related: Israel’s WEB WAR DECLARATION – An Overview Ali Abunimah on Wed, 01/04/2012 | Electronic Intifada The National Union of Israeli Students (NUIS) has become a full-time partner in the Israeli government’s efforts to spread its propaganda online and on college campuses around the world. NUIS has launched a program to pay Israeli university students […]

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Israeli military, intelligence sites down after ‘Anonymous’ threat

Related: ISRAEL’S WEB WAR DECLARATION: HASBARA GOES WWW! Important updates below the article Demonstrators wearing anonymous masks participate in a sit-in protest near the Bank of Italy’s headquarters in Rome October 12, 2011. (Reuters/Stefano Rellandini) Maan News Agency | Nov 6, 2011 BETHLEHEM (Ma’an) — The Israeli army and intelligence agencies’ websites were offline on […]

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Palestinians hit by cyber-attack following success at Unesco – Computer experts busy identifying responsible ones

Related: ISRAEL’S WEB WAR DECLARATION: HASBARA GOES WWW Computer experts are trying to identify who was responsible, as authority considers applications to other global bodies Harriet Sherwood | Jersualem | guardian.co.uk | 1 November 2011 The Palestinian foreign minister, Riyad al-Malki (left), and ambassador to Unesco, Elias Sanbar, in Paris where the UN agency overwhelmingly […]

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Apple Pulls ‘Third Intifada’ App – But if Zion puts a Real Hitlist Online it’s OK !

According to the article published by PNN this morning Apple bowed for the pressure of Zion: PNN – Palestine News Network –  23.06.11 – 11:24Silicon Valley, California – PNN – Computer giant Apple pulled the “ThirdIntifada” application from its app store Wednesday night after receiving a letter from an Israeli minister asking the app be […]

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