National Aspects of DDoS Attacks on Essential Services

National Aspects of DDoS Attacks on Essential Services

Conference | Roundtable | Closed Event | English

Wednesday, June 28th, 2023


- Naftali Building-The ICRC meeting room



In recent years, DDoS attacks have posed significant challenges for numerous governments, as malicious attack groups increasingly exploit this vector to disrupt the availability of online governmental and essential services for citizens.


The round table discussion brings together leaders from industry and government representatives from Israel and abroad, to enter into productive dialogue and an exchange of ideas on this important topic.


This is a closed event, by invitation only. If you wish to apply, please email us




Opening Moderator Remarks

Moderator - Prof. Anat Bremler-Barr , Professor of Computer Science , Tel Aviv University

Moderator - Prof. Yehuda Afek , Head of the Blavatnik School of Computer Science , Tel Aviv University



Richard Meeus , EMEA Directory of Security Technology & Strategy , Akamai

Dadi Gertler , Executive Director of Technology Systems , Israel National Cyber Directorate

Joseph (Yossi) Tal , SVP , Trellix Advanced Research Centers ; CGM , Trellix Israel

Greg Bunghardt , Director of Cyber Security Policy , Department of Public Safety Canada

David Abramowitz , Chief Technologist, Federal , Trend Micro

Matthew Andriani , Founder & CEO , Mazebolt Technologies

Ilan Bronkesh , Head of Guidance and Regulation Department , Israel National Cyber Directorate (INCD)

Nir Tzeruya , CISO , AT&T Israel R&D Center

Ozgur Savas , Senior Director of Solutions Engineering , Cloudflare

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