IDF graduates first ‘Cyber Defenders’ class

Around 30 soldiers completed the course training soldiers to prevent online attacks against IDF networks.

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April 18, 2012 03:07
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IDF soldiers of the first-ever 'Cyber Defenders' class 370. (photo credit: Marc Israel Sellem)

 
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The IDF made history on Tuesday with the graduation of its first class of Cyber Defenders, a new role established the C4I Directorate established to prevent online attacks against IDF networks.

Around 30 soldiers completed the course. Following their graduation, the soldiers will be assigned to the IDF’s various branches where they will be responsible for preventing online infiltrations of military networks.

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