Latest News Of Israel Tag
Business 20 March 2019
Updated Cardinal RAT malware targets Israeli fintech and crypto firms
Cardinal Random Access Trojan (RAT) has resurfaced two years after Unit42 discovered it in 2017.
Business 19 March 2019
Tel Aviv judge rules bank wrong to close crypto mining firm account
A judge in Israel has just shaken up the cryptocurrency community by ruling on cryptocurrency miner Israminer’s account with Union Bank in Tel Aviv.
Business 7 March 2019
Israel market regulator sees room for cryptocurrency trading
Israel's market regulator recommended creating a platform to trade cryptocurrencies under enhanced regulation.
Business 11 February 2019
Israeli crypto businessman faces new embezzlement accusation
Moshe Hogeg might not be a thief, but a lot of people would say otherwise. The Israeli cryptocurrency entrepreneur is defending himself once again against a lawsuit from a scorned investor.
Business 10 December 2018
Bitmain shuts down Israel office, leaving all 23 employees jobless
Israeli news outlet Globes reported on Monday that Bitmain’s development center in Ra’anana “will close this week,” leaving all its 23 staff members without a job.
Business 28 November 2018
Israeli crypto businessman charged with embezzling ICO funds
Moshe Hogeg, a known cryptocurrency entrepreneur in Israel, is reportedly facing embezzlement charges in connection with the missing funds from two initial coin offerings (ICOs).
Business 9 November 2018
‘Not recommended’: Bank of Israel publishes report on central bank crypto
After devoting a team of researchers to establishing whether the bank should move towards a digital currency of its own, the findings have come back negative.
Tech 8 October 2018
Israel Securities Authority’s ‘Yael’ messenger now on blockchain
As part of its effort to improve security, the Israel Securities Authority has embedded blockchain technology in its messaging system, called Yael.
Business 28 August 2018
Top leaders in Israel consider launching a state-backed crypto: report
The Bank of Israel and the Israeli Financial Ministry are reportedly viewing the prospect of launching a state-backed cryptocurrency, with negotiations still in progress on how to use blockchain to solve tax evasion issues.
Tech 19 July 2018
Bitmain doubles down on Israel development center
Chinese crypto mining giant Bitmain is recruiting an additional 40 staff at its Israel development center, as the company doubles down on its research and development activities.
Tech 12 July 2018
Security analyst tries to sell stolen spyware for $50M in crypto: report
An Israeli man has been indicted for threatening national security after an attempted extortion against his employer, a firm working closely with the Israeli government to develop cyber security software.
Business 6 July 2018
Israeli exchange Bits of Gold agrees to snitch on big crypto traders
Bits of Gold, the Tel Aviv exchange with over 50,000 different customers, has said it will comply with the demands of the Israel Tax Authority by referring information on any traders clearing over $50,000 in any 12-month period.