January 16, 2012
Computer hackers disrupted access to the website of the Tel Aviv Stock Exchange (TASE) on Monday but trade was not affected, a spokeswoman for the bourse said.
The site of El Al Israel Airlines website also crashed but officials at Israel’s flag carrier would not confirm or deny the incident was the work of hackers.
“There has been an attack by hackers on the access routes to the (TASE) website. The stock exchange’s trading activities are operating normally,” said Orna Goren, deputy manager of the exchange’s marketing and communications unit.