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Soldiars of the Nahal brigade in the simulator

Preliminary Reconnaissance

The IDF Nahal Brigade has recently introduced a cutting-edge simulator intended to provide a tool for the assessment and selection course the Brigade holds for new candidates for their reconnaissance battalion. "The idea is to simulate challenges that may be encountered on the battlefield"  

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OSINT: The key to cracking AML/CTF investigations

Financial institutions are vulnerable to attacks by individuals and groups who hide their identity using sophisticated methods. OSINT tools can be useful for obtaining unique intelligence and helping protect the time and resources of financial institutions

An infantry soldier with a Spike SR missile. Photo: Rafael

Video: Watch Rafael’s Spike SR Demo

The Israeli defense systems developer’s missile was designed to be a more maneuverable, lightweight anti-tank weapon for infantry forces

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Fighting the Insider Threat

Organizations possessing massive amounts of sensitive information are fighting leaks initiated by employees. Meet the technology that makes it possible to identify insider threats in real time and prevent serious damage  

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The Danger: Critical Damage to Hospital Systems

While awareness of cyber threats to hospital IT systems is on the rise, attacks against the OT systems of medical centers are not given sufficient attention even though they pose a direct threat to human lives. Special review of the relevant risks and possible solutions  

Brig. Gen. Ronen Manelis. Photo: Meir Azulay

Battle of the Minds

In a special retirement interview with IsraelDefense, former IDF Spokesperson Brig. Gen. Ronen Manelis speaks about the era of new wars on the web, the IDF's influence on the Arab world, and the decision to "communicate" with the enemy  

 Prime minister netanyahu reveals the iranian archives. Photo: AP

Secrecy in the Service of Advocacy

Yarden Vatikay, who served as Head of the National Information Directorate for more than a decade, reveals in a special interview how Israel converts secret intelligence into public campaigns in support of its interests  

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Elbit Systems Launched a Nanosatellite for Communication Applications

The nanosatellite Nanova will provide, according to Elbit Systems, an effective solution for such applications as search and rescue, maritime fleet management & monitoring as well as M2M monitoring and sensing capabilities. Elbit Systems' nanosatellite, weighing just five kilograms, has been launched successfully from a space center in India