Cyberbit to provide cybersecurity product suite for Israel’s first secure-by-design government facility

Cyberbit selected by Deloitte and Arison Group to provide endpoint and OT security for sensitive government ministries compound

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Raanana, IsraelMay 15, 2017Cyberbit, the wholly owned subsidiary of Elbit Systems (NASDAQ and TASE: ESLT) whose cybersecurity solutions protect the world’s most sensitive systems, has been selected by the Arison Group – Solel Boneh Infrastructure, one of Israel’s most prominent construction and infrastructure companies, to provide its cybersecurity product suite for the new Ram Compound, an ultra-secure facility under construction in the Israeli capital. The Ram Compound will serve as headquarters for sensitive government ministries and will integrate physical and cybersecurity to achieve unprecedented resilience.

Deloitte was contracted to lead the cybersecurity aspects of the project. The team performed comprehensive hazard analysis to determine the core elements of the IT and operational (OT) infrastructure that must remain operational to survive an attack. The analysis was then used to define the cybersecurity requirements for ensuring undisrupted operation of these core assets. Deloitte selected the entire Cyberbit product suite to provide integrated security across the converged network.

“Attackers are always looking for the weakest link to exploit, so security must be implemented seamlessly across both the IT and OT networks,” said Lior Kalev, information security expert and head of cyber risk services at Deloitte. “We selected Cyberbit due to the technical superiority of its portfolio and ability to provide integrated, end-to-end cyber security across the entire IT/OT stack.”

“Physical and cyber security are blending,” explained Cyberbit CEO Adi Dar. “The most severe cyberattacks are those that move from the IT realm into the physical. This project, with Deloitte and the Arison Group, is an extraordinary opportunity for collaboration of domain leaders to build a first-of-its-kind secure facility.”

The Ram Compound will implement the following Cyberbit products:

 

The facility’s cyber security team will train in a local training center powered by the Cyberbit Range, the most widely deployed cybersecurity training and simulation platform.

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About Cyberbit

Created to protect the most high-risk organizations in the world, Cyberbit secures enterprises and critical infrastructure against advanced cyberthreats. The company’s battle-hardened cybersecurity solutions detect, analyze and respond to the most advanced, complex and targeted threats. Cyberbit employs a formidable and diverse team from both the public and private sector, including PhDs, hackers, former CISOs and SOC managers, as well as seasoned veterans of the intelligence and military communities. With offices in Texas, Munich and Israel, and presence worldwide, Cyberbit is a subsidiary of Elbit Systems Ltd. (NASDAQ and TASE: ESLT) and has more than 500 personnel in the United States, Europe and Asia. To learn more about how Cyberbit maximizes protection against today’s signature-less threats, visit www.cyberbit.net.

 

About Deloitte

Deloitte refers to one or more of Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu Limited, a UK private company limited by guarantee (“DTTL”), its network of member firms, and their related entities. DTTL and each of its member firms are legally separate and independent entities. DTTL (also referred to as “Deloitte Global”) does not provide services to clients. Please see http://www.deloitte.com/about to learn more about our global network of member firms.

 

Deloitte provides audit, consulting, financial advisory, risk advisory, tax and related services to public and private clients spanning multiple industries. Deloitte serves four out of five Fortune Global 500® companies through a globally connected network of member firms in more than 150 countries bringing world-class capabilities, insights, and high-quality service to address clients’ most complex business challenges. To learn more about how Deloitte’s approximately 225,000 professionals make an impact that matters, please connect with us on  Facebook, LinkedIn, or Twitter.

 

About the Arison Group – Solel Boneh Infrastructure

Since before the establishment of the State of Israel and until this very day, Solel Boneh has had a central role in the construction and infrastructure field in Israel, and as such, has, over the years, successfully carried out national and public projects and ventures.

Solel Boneh’s involvement over the years in countless national projects, including in the largest, leading and most significant projects in Israel, has led it to becoming one of the leading and most well-known companies in Israel today.

 

 

 

Contacts:

 

Dalia Rosen, VP, Head of Corporate Communications

Tel: 972-4-831-6784

Fax: 972-4-831-5420

E-mail: dalia.rosen@elbitsystems.com

 

Sharon Rosenman, VP Marketing

Tel: 972-54-421-1804

Email: sharon.rosemnan@cyberbit.net