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On April 23, 2013, the Syrian Electronic Army hacking group claimed hacking the official Twitter account of the Associated Press (AP), causing shockwaves by using the hacked account to falsely claim that President Barack Obama had been injured after two explosions occurred in the White House.

Tags: Cyber Terrorism: Cyber Terrorism
Dark Web Cyber Security: Dark Web Cyber Security
Countries (Cyber): United States
Hacking Groups (Cyber): Syrian Electronic Army
Targets (Cyber): Corporations
Methods (Cyber): Defacement

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Madad News Agency, a jihadist media group that reports from Yemen and acts as an unofficial propaganda unit for al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP) and its Ansar al-Shariah offshoot, is now present on Facebook.

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The pro-Syrian regime hacking group “Syrian Electronic Army” (SEA) claimed to have compromised the Gigya platform, which is used by over 80 prominent media websites such as The Independent, The Guardian, CBC News Canada, and Aljazeera America.

Tags: Cyber Terrorism: Cyber Terrorism
Dark Web Cyber Security: Dark Web Cyber Security
Countries (Cyber): United States
Hacking Groups (Cyber): Syrian Electronic Army
Targets (Cyber): Technology Companies

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{Image: Screen capture from as-Sahab video “You are Only Responsible for Yourself”}

A prominent jihadist focused on the idea of cyber attacks that was raised in a recent production from al-Qaeda’s media arm, as-Sahab, and organized a center for jihadists who have expertise in hacking, networking, and programming language.

Tags: Jihadist News: Chatter
Social Network Jihad: Social Network Jihad
Countries: France, United Kingdom, United States

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