Beware the hype monster…:
[…] The Israeli cyber authority confirmed that the attack had occurred late Monday. However, by Tuesday morning, claims about the biggest attack in Israeli history had all but dissipated. “This was a routine attack – albeit one with serious volume – but not rare or significant,” Erez Tidhar, head of the cyber authority’s Computer Emergency Response Team, or CERT, told Haaretz through a spokesperson Tuesday. So what actually happened? What do we know and what remains to be seen?