Elbit Systems announced today that it provided ST Electronics with a Cyber Security Simulator
17th Sep 2014
Elbit Systems announced today that it provided ST Electronics with a Cyber Security Simulator. Enabling users, individually or as a group, to locate, respond and prevent cyber-attacks, while experiencing simulated network protection conditions, the simulator provided to ST Electronics will also present various network protection scenarios, conduct follow-up debriefing and evaluate the results.
The cyber simulator for civilian applications, a unique Elbit Systems development, is based on the company's extensive experience in cyber protection for its customers, as well as its proven air, sea and land training capabilities. Elbit Systems' cyber simulators are already in use by its own customers.
Yair Cohen, Head of Intelligence and Cyber Solutions at Elbit Systems' Intelligence and Electro-optics – Elop said: “We are proud to supply our cyber simulator to another partner. The cyber threat on infrastructures is constantly increasing, with significant potential impacts, and we are pleased to contribute in improving the capability of civilian entities in Singapore to face this imminent threat", said Cohen.
In recent years, Elbit Systems has invested great efforts in the development of new technologies and has been active in the field of network and system protection, cyber command & control systems, cyber protection of critical civilian infrastructure, and the development of special algorithms designated to identify various cyber warfare attacks.
About ST Electronics (Info-Security)
ST Electronics (Info-Security) offers critical infrastructures security solutions that protect against, and help respond to cyber threats. Its comprehensive solutions help in the mitigation of risks against cyber-attacks incorporating protection, detection, response and recovery capabilities. Specializing in the design and development of advanced info-assurance and digital authentication products, the company places emphasis on people, process and technology for the formulation of an integrated cyber defence framework. It designs, builds, implements and operates Cyber Security Operation Centers for both government and commercial organizations. Leveraging its core capabilities in information assurance, the company set up the DigiSAFE Cyber Security Centre to help address the shortfall of cyber security professionals. This Centre offers cyber security training to help enhance and strengthen the operational competencies of cyber security professionals in their response to real-life cyber threats and cyber-attacks. The comprehensive range of DigiSAFE security products offers security protection for end-point, communications, network, media and mobile devices. This is complemented by its services that include consultancy, design, integration and deployment of security infrastructure and solutions.
About Elbit Systems
Elbit Systems Ltd. is an international defense electronics company engaged in a wide range of programs throughout the world. The Company, which includes Elbit Systems and its subsidiaries, operates in the areas of aerospace, land and naval systems, command, control, communications, computers, intelligence surveillance and reconnaissance ("C4ISR"), unmanned aircraft systems ("UAS"), advanced electro-optics, electro-optic space systems, EW suites, signal intelligence ("SIGINT") systems, data links and communications systems and radios. The Company also focuses on the upgrading of existing military platforms, developing new technologies for defense, homeland security and commercial aviation applications and providing a range of support services, including training and simulation systems.