About | BGProtect
Protecting your organization from IP Hijacks

Company Profile

BGProtect Ltd. was established in 2014 by Prof. Yuval Shavitt based on technology developed at Tel Aviv University with the aim to protect nations and organizations against IP hijack attacks.

Prof. Yuval Shavitt is a Professor of Electrical Engineering at Tel Aviv University. In 2004 he established the DIMES project for mapping the Internet infrastructure using thousands of lightweight software agents, which revolutionized the field of Internet measurement and mapping. Data gathered by DIMES is used by academic institutions worldwide.

BGProtect delivers a unique IP hijack prevention service. Our service is based on continuous active and passive monitoring of our customers' sensitive IP address space.


We inform customers, in real-time, about network security and network performance related incidents, and allow them to investigate and mitigate these incidents from our dashboard.