The mission of the IDF's cyber section is, using advanced technological tools, to research and characterize cyber targets posing a threat to the IDF and Israel.
The company has engaged a third-party cybersecurity firm to launch an investigation, and Colonial has contacted law enforcement and other federal agencies, it said.
Until the hoped-for leap forwards in cyberdefense happen, government officials seem mainly interested in developing a culture of cooperation.
The trend of companies placing more and more of their critical information in the digital sphere spiked during the coronavirus era and continues to jump.
Although Israel did not officially accept responsibility, the military censor took the unusual step of imposing no censorship restrictions on local media.
Microsoft has defined the vulnerabilities as "grave and easily exploitable."
Israel Aerospace Industries is not the only defense company in Israel that has recognized the growing importance of AI in the future battlefield.
NSA Cyber Chief Anne Neuberger, an Orthodox Jewish woman, has been assigned as the government's "lead person” to investigate the incident.