Interfor International‘s Weekly Security Digest - November 21, 2023

Interfor International‘s Weekly Security Digest – November 21, 2023

Interfor’s Weekly Digest | Global Security and Policy Insights – November 21, 2023

Global Security Matters


 International Affairs

Military & Defense


Cyber, Technology, & Media

  • Experts are urging shoppers to be careful as the holiday season is approaching and as fake online stores have more than doubled from last year. Since the end of October 2023, there was a 135% increase in the number of blocked fake online stores, as cyber criminals exploit the discounts expected during Black Friday and Cyber Monday, impersonate authentic websites but with discounted prices, and then steal payment information. Authentic logos, trademarks, and products are copied to create credibility in the fake sites. 

Check out this op-ed in the Hill about how everyone’s a security expert — until the conflict’s outside of Gaza, penned by our own Don Aviv and Jeremy Hurewitz.

Also, from an Interfor partner and member of Interfor Academy, Bruce Hoffman, a piece on the difficulties Jewish students face on American campuses today.