Cybersecurity: LOAC-Military

The ‘Palestinian Idol’ that Hacked Into Israel’s Drones

By Paul Rosenzweig
Monday, April 4, 2016, 12:49 PM

Nothing is completely secure -- not even the secure communications link between the Israeli Defense Force and its drones. As Small Wars Journal reports:

Technology can be a double edged sword. Israel’s Defense Forces’ (IDF) 2015 strategy concluded that the IDF’s relative advantages are based on “the soldier’s quality, advanced technology, and intelligence.” It seems however that the second biggest Palestinian terrorist organization – the Palestinian Islamic Jihad (PIJ) thinks exactly the same.

The era of combined cyber operations is upon us ....