Supervisor Elham AbolFateh
Editor in Chief Mohamed Wadie

Cyber-attack Targets Israeli State Archives Website, Deletes Sensitive Data

Fri 08 Dec 2023 | 05:42 PM
Ahmed Moamar

Today, Friday, Israeli media reported that a cyber attack had occurred on the Israeli State Archives website that led to the deletion of much sensitive information.

The Israeli Channel 12 reported today, Friday, that a cyber attack had occurred on the website of the Israeli State Archive, and some information had been deleted from it from the year 2020 onwards.

The Israeli channel explained on its official account on “X” that a message was sent to many researchers, subscribers, or users stating that the database for general questions and inquiries had been hacked, and much information had been erased from the site.

The channel claimed that no damage occurred and no secret materials were leaked, noting that the technical company that supervises the website of the Israeli State Archive was subjected to a cyber-attack.