Supervisor Elham AbolFateh
Editor in Chief Mohamed Wadie

Cyberattack Disrupts Israel's Emergency Services

Tue 28 Nov 2023 | 09:34 AM
Ahmed Moamar

Communication lines with ambulance, police, and fire services in Israel were disrupted as a result of a cyberattack, The Jerusalem Post reported on Tuesday.

The newspaper reported that the services targeted by the attack published numbers to be sent via the SMS service in emergencies until the lines were repaired.

According to the Arab World News Agency, it is not yet clear who launched the attack on Israeli emergency services.

Later, the Times of Israel newspaper said that the telephone lines for the police, ambulance, and firefighters returned to work after being disrupted for three hours, without revealing a specific reason.