‘Winter’ of cyber-threats is coming, experts warn | The Times of Israel

Cyber threats are growing and the good guys are losing the battle as they are still vastly unprepared. That is the message cyber security experts, both Israeli and international, laid out at a cyber technology conference in Tel Aviv, as they defined 2017 as the worst year yet for cyber-attacks globally, with 2018 shaping up to be perhaps even worse.

Cybersecurity experts sounded a dire note at a Tel Aviv conference Tuesday, saying 2017 was the worst year yet for cyber-attacks globally and the good guys are still woefully unprepared.

Most institutions and companies are using outdated protections, and are struggling to get even the basics in place against attacks that are becoming more daring an aggressive, both Israeli and international experts said

“Winter is coming,” warned Yigal Unna, the

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