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Domino’s Becomes Battleground in Hamas Cyber Onslaught on Israel

Israel’s latest confrontation with Hamas is also playing out on the digital battlefield as each side jockeys for the virtual upper hand.

Hackers who took over the Facebook page of Domino’s Pizza Israel this week warned that Hamas, the Islamist movement that controls the Gaza Strip, would unleash a fifth of its estimated 10,000-rocket arsenal on Israel in a single barrage. Israel’s Shin Bet domestic security service said text messages were circulated in its name about bogus attacks and injuries from rocket fire. Cyber assaults have risen tenfold since fighting escalated last week, industry specialists say.