Cyberlaw Blogospace

April 2020
By: Amir Cahane Prior to the announcement by Prime Minister Netanyahu that “digital means employed in the war on terror” will be used in the struggle against the outbreak of the...
March 2020
נכתב על ידי: עמיר כהנא טרם הצהרתו של ראש הממשלה נתניהו על 'שימוש באמצעים דיגיטליים למאבק בטרור' למאבק בהתפרצות נגיף הקורונה,[1] חקירות אפידמיולוגיות הסתמכו בעיקר על תחקור הנשאים ועיון ידני...
March 2020
By: Saar Tochner    Posted previously at Medium In our new paper, we uncovered a new denial-of-service (DoS) attack that could sabotage payments on the Lightning Network. This method exploits...
February 2020
By: Ayelet Mizrachi and Aviv Zohar Posted previously at Medium In a new paper we discuss a fundamental vulnerability that arises in payment channel networks as part of the construction of...
February 2020
By: Michael Wolfowicz “You are living in an echo chamber my friend! You know not everyone thinks like you do, right?” The term “echo chamber” has recently become part of our daily lexicon, although...
December 2019
By: Amir Cahane On May 28, 2019, the UN special rapporteur on the promotion and protection of the right to freedom of opinion and expression released an advance version of his upcoming...
November 2019
By: Omri Rachum-Twaig In March 2016, Microsoft shut down its artificial-intelligence (AI)-based chatbot, Tay, which had been developed to autonomously interact with users via Twitter and...
October 2019
נכתב על ידי: נח שלומוביץ'. בשאלת האחריות לנזקים הנגרמים כתוצאה משימוש ברכבים חכמים, מתייחדת שאלת הנזקים הנובעים מפעילות קיברנטית עוינת (נזקי סייבר) כיוצאת דופן במהותם של הנזקים, ובדרכי...
October 2019
By: Michael Schmitt. First Published at EJIL: Talk! In the first part of this post I discussed the position paper’s articulation of the views of France on the applicability of IHL to cyber...
September 2019
By: Michael Schmitt. First Published at EJIL: Talk! The French Ministry of the Armies (formerly the Ministry of Defense) has recently released Droit International Appliqué aux Opérations dans...