The IDF established a חמ”ל over the defensive campaign in cyberspace

החמ”ל החדש, צילום: דובר צה”ל

The situation room is staffed 24 hours a day by dozens of soldiers trained for the job. Israel is the first country in the world חמ”ל the position exclusively focused on cyber defense

תאריך: 14/02/2013, 12:30    
מחבר: דנה פטרוב, אתר צה“ל

The IDF established Cyber protection חמ”ל which will allow the defensive campaign in the cyber world, and updated and professional collaboration with relevant officials.

Israel is the first country in the world which have חמ”ל all its purpose is Cyber protection. A senior officer in the field of cyber defense noted that “the situation is amochnot IDF operations aimed at maintaining continuity of regular activities based on cyber world, air, sea and land.

The IDF established a חמ”ל over the defensive campaign in cyberspace

The situation room is equipped with command and control systems and advanced monitoring systems, which were developed in cooperation with the IDF civil security. “these systems allow for the various military arms to make the process of their internal protection and suites to situation itself to these processes,” explained the officer, “the situation is also monitoring activity that occurs worldwide in cyberspace and could affect the IDF”.

The situation room is staffed 24 hours a day and seven days a week by scores of soldiers who have undergone training in cyber shield. The Cyber shield is part of a unique training developed in cyberspace, which provides tracking capabilities of attacks at the beginning of the thootan. Most training you on that cyber attacks cyber warfare Simulator, which is in itself unique and primary infrastructure in the world.

According to the operating concept which was formulated with the establishment of the cyber defense, formation teams which are deployed in the field to deal locally with events in cyberspace. If an unusual event that teams ability to give him an answer, the joint chiefs who get help, when the case would go to the making
The situation for these operations operating concept through mechanized processes – but now open
The situation, meaning beyond the one central system, the image will be more accurate and faster, and the array’s ability to influence will grow.

Translated from Hebrew

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