As Israel's Cyber Week kicked off, SC Media UK's Tony Morbin met up with Professor Isaac Ben-Israel, director at the Cyber Security Research Centre (Yuval Ne'eman Workshop for Science, Technology and security).
In the opening presentation of Reset 2018, Mary Haigh, product director BAE Systems dissected the analogy of cyber-immune systems and biological immune systems, concluding there were indeed parallels - but its not an exact fit.
Reset 2018, held in central London yesterday, is a cyber-security conference with a difference, comprising insights from 15 female experts in cyber-security explaining the evolving cyber-threat landscape.
The keynote speaker at yesterday's Reset 2018 was Kim Zetter, an investigative journalist and author of an acclaimed book on Stuxnet (Countdown to Zero Day: Stuxnet and the launch of the world's first digital weapon).
Between the lines, Dido Harding admits that the board didn't listen to or understand their cyber-security teams - who weren't forceful enough in articulating business risk.