Unit 8200 is an elite branch of the Israel Defense Forces that specializes in computer security and murkier, more controversial stuff, such as espionage and cyber attacks. The unit resembles the National Security Agency (NSA) in the U.S. So it’s not that surprising that Unit 8200 and the IDF would give rise to clever, interesting tech startups. What’s remarkable is how Israel has turned its soldiers into entrepreneurs.
Host: Ashlee Vance