Homeland Security Monitor

Monthly compilation of articles, designed for the policy-making audience, focused on U.S.-Israel homeland security and defense cooperation.

  • Homeland Security Monitor

    Homeland Security Monitor

    October 27, 2017

    1. Top U.S. Homeland Security Official: Time to Mobilize a Global Response to Hizballah

    2. Israel Catches Russian Hackers Looking for U.S. Secrets

    3. IDF Chief of Staff Attends Global Counterterrorism Summit

    4. Israel Hosts International Emergency Exercise

  • Homeland Security Monitor

    Homeland Security Monitor September 2017

    September 29, 2017

    1. Rep. Michael McCaul: U.S.-Israel Alliance Key to Prevent Spreading Iranian Influence

    2. U.S. Police Learn Counterterrorism Techniques in Israel

    3. Treasury Department Sanctions IRGC Supporters, Iranian Cyberattack Networks

    4. House Foreign Affairs Leaders Advocates to Keep Permanent State Cyber Office

    5. U.S.-based Boot Camp Partners with Israeli Cybersecurity Experts

    6. Israel Defense Ministry Trains High Schoolers into Cyber Security Experts

  • Homeland Security Monitor

    Homeland Security Monitor - July 2017

    July 27, 2017

    1. United States to Work with Israel, Seek Other Ties to Combat Cyberattacks

    2. Opinion: Six Reasons Israel Became a Cybersecurity Powerhouse Leading the $82 Billion Industry

    3. Hackers Targeting Israel Often Experience 'Unexpected Mishaps,' Says Israeli Security Chief

    4. Intel Steps Up Security Efforts in Israel with Team8, Illusive Networks and a New Cyber Center

    5. Two Iranian Nationals Charged in Hacking of Vermont Software Company

  • Homeland Security Monitor

    Homeland Security Monitor - May 2017

    May 31, 2017

    1. Israeli Agency to Review Security at Chicago Airports

    2. Opinion—Autonomous Vehicles’ Political Capital for Israel

    3. Cyber Experts in Israel Join Forces to Help Foil Massive Attack

    4. Nanosatellite Built by Israeli High-Schoolers Blasts into Space

    5. Israeli Ex-Fighter Pilot Creates Drone for Oil Rigs

  • Homeland Security Monitor

    Homeland Security Monitor - March 2017

    March 31, 2017

    1. U.S.-Israel Cybersecurity Legislation Introduced in Senate

    2. Reps. Ratcliffe, Langevin Speak about Cybersecurity at AIPAC Policy Conference

    3. Iron Dome Start-Up to Provide Critical Support to New York Power Authority

    4. Chairman Johnson Releases Report on Israeli Homeland Security and Applicable Lessons for America

  • Homeland Security Monitor

    Homeland Security Monitor- January 2017

    January 30, 2017

    1. Key U.S.-Israel Homeland Security Legislation Signed Into Law

    2. Opinion—The U.S. and Israel: Our Mutual Cybersecurity Innovation

    3. Israeli Cybersecurity Industry Grows as Global Threats Multiply

    4. Israeli Team Named Finalist in International Race to Moon


  • Homeland Security Monitor

    Homeland Security Monitor November 2016

    November 30, 2016

    1. U.S.-Israeli Foundation to Invest $12 Million in First Responder Tech

    2. U.S. Firefighters Join Israeli Counterparts to Battle Wildfires

    3. House Votes to Expand U.S.-Israel Cyber Cooperation

    4. Israel Eases Cyber Sales Restrictions

    5. Using Artificial Intelligence, Israel's APERIO Systems Protect Infrastructure from Hackers

    6. Drone-Based Bomb Detection System Unveiled in Tel Aviv

  • Homeland Security Monitor

    Homeland Security Monitor September 2016

    September 30, 2016

    1. House Committee Advances U.S.-Israel Cyber Bill

    2. Facebook and Israel Agree to Tackle Terrorist Media Together

    3. Maryland Governor Highlights New Partnership with Israeli Cybersecurity Firm during Trade Mission

    4. Volkswagen Partners with Israeli Security Experts to Protect Autonomous Vehicles

  • Homeland Security Monitor

    Homeland Security Monitor July 2016

    July 29, 2016

    1. EU Explores Israeli Technologies for Spotting Militants Online

    2. United States, Israel Expand Real-Time Cyber Cooperation

    3. House Bills Seek to Strengthen U.S.-Israel Cybersecurity Partnership

    4. Head of Israel's National Cyber Directorate Discusses Evolving Cyber Ecosystem

  • Homeland Security Monitor

    Homeland Security Monitor May 2016

    May 26, 2016

    1. Bipartisan Congressional Delegation to Israel Focuses on Homeland Security

    2. U.S. and Israeli Leaders Address Cyber Summit

    3. Deputy Homeland Security Secretary Highlights U.S.-Israel Cyber Cooperation

    4. Colorado Seeks to Learn from Israel in Cybersecurity

    5. Israel’s Cyber City in the Negev

  • Homeland Security Monitor

    Homeland Security Monitor March 2016

    March 30, 2016

    1. NSA Director Visits Israel to Deepen Bilateral Cyber Cooperation 

    2. Carter and Ya’alon Pledge Increased U.S.-Israel Ties in Cybersecurity

    3. United States Indicts Iranians in Cyberattacks

    4. Islamic State Said to Aim Cyber ‘Second Strike’ Against Terror Targets

  • Homeland Security Monitor

    Homeland Security Monitor-January 2016

    January 28, 2016

    1. Department of Homeland Security Partners with Israel on First-Responder Technology

    2. U.S. Deputy Secretary of Homeland Security Travels to Israel's CyberTech Conference

    3. Israeli Robots Win Pentagon Contracts in Fight against Terror

    4. Israel to Open World's First Aviation Cyber Innovation Center

    5. Israel Brings Tech Expertise to Protecting Connected Cars

  • Homeland Security Monitor

    Homeland Security Monitor-November 2015

    November 23, 2015

    1. Israeli Tech to Protect New York Water Systems from Cyberattacks

    2. NASA and the Israel Space Agency Sign Agreement to Expand Space Cooperation

    3. U.S. Military Chief Visits Israel, Pledges Closer U.S.-Israel Cooperation

    4. Israeli Innovations for First Responders Garner International Interest

    5. Microsoft Buys Third Israeli Cybersecurity Firm in Less than 12 Months

  • Homeland Security Monitor

    Homeland Security Monitor-September 2015

    September 29, 2015

    1. Israel Commemorates 9/11 with Jerusalem Memorial Ceremony
    2. Department of Homeland Security Reaffirms Cyber Partnership with Israel
    3. U.S. Border Patrol Employs Israeli Tech 
    4. Israel Continues to Thrive as Global Leader in Cybersecurity
    5. Israeli Startup Finds Solution to Critical Infrastructure Cyberattacks
    6. Cyberattacks to Increase from Syria and Iran

  • Homeland Security Monitor

    Homeland Security Monitor-June 2015

    June 24, 2015

    1. U.S. Defense Firms Explore Cyber Opportunities in Israel

    2. IDF Strengthens Cyber Defense amid Growing Threats

    3. Groundbreaking Maritime Security Gate Installed in Israel

    4. Israeli Cyber Products Surge as Leading Defense Export

    5. GE Harnesses Israeli Start-Up Expertise

    6. Israeli Cyber Security Firm Partners with Dropbox