Mon, Jun 15th 2020
“I’m writing to express my strong interest in working for your company,” says an email with the subject-line ‘Applying for a job.’ “Please see my attached CV,” it continues. Prima facie, this letter seems legitimate, like many million others sent these days. After all, unemployment in the country...
Mon, Jun 1st 2020
Even if the coronavirus pandemic could be less of a concern in Israel, "we need to protect ourselves against the cyber pandemic that is coming. We know it will happen, and we need to secure it.” By AARON REICH JUNE 1, 2020 The founder and CEO of Israeli cybersecurity firm Check Point warned Monday...
Mon, Jun 1st 2020
Check Point founder and CEO Gil Shwed cautions about new reality and access for hackers as part of ‘The New Tomorrow’ online summit, co-hosted by the Israeli-American Council and the Peres Center for Peace and Innovation, which kicked off Sunday evening headlined by Shwed and bestselling author,...
Mon, Jun 1st 2020
'Israel needs to protect itself from growing cyber pandemic', says Check Point CEO. Speaking on the major changes expected to take place in the cyber security industry as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, Check Point Software Technologies Founder and CEO Gil Shwed warned that the world’s new...
Mon, Jun 1st 2020
Failed cyberattack on a minor water facility in Israel in early April sought to poison water supply by exponentially increasing the amount of chlorine added to Israelis' water. Iranian official dismisses the allegations, says Tehran "cannot politically afford to try to poison Israeli civilians." By...
Mon, Jun 1st 2020
“We started to work and prepare the country for all potential hazards from bio-terrorism to war and cybersecurity, but the main issue we focused on was biological and emerging diseases.” By MAAYAN JAFFE-HOFFMAN JUNE 1, 2020 The World Health Organization has been at the forefront of the fight...
Mon, May 18th 2020
“It’s a great feeling to see the whole community together on Friday nights,” says Devorah Selber, an Israeli now living outside of Philadelphia. “It is just beautiful and something I love.” BY FAYGIE HOLT (May 15, 2020 / JNS) While some states are relaxing their stay-at-home orders due to the...
Tue, May 12th 2020
By Shoham Nicolet This time of unprecedented crisis also carries one of the most significant opportunities the Jewish world has ever encountered. Distance learning has existed for many years, and Zoom is not a new platform. The coronavirus did not bring video conferencing to the world. For now,...
Wed, Dec 11th 2019
The President of the United States issued today an executive order invoking Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 to combat anti-Semitic crime and discrimination on college campuses. The executive order calls for the enforcement of “Title VI against prohibited forms of discrimination rooted in...
Wed, Dec 11th 2019
FEATURED COLUMN MIRIAM ADELSON Remarks by Dr. Miriam Adelson to the 2019 Israeli American Council National Conference. (December 11, 2019 / JNS) The following is the prepared text of Dr. Miriam Adelson’s introduction of President Donald J. Trump at the Israeli American Council National Summit in...