Cyber Terrorism
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CCS Warn Supporters About Impersonators, Release “Revenge of New Zealand” Video

The Islamic State (IS)-linked Caliphate Cyber Shield (CCS) posted an alert warning supporters against fake pro-IS cyber groups, and released a video boasting about CCS website defacements.

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Wednesday, 17 April 2019
IS-linked Media Group Creates Profile on Alternative Social Media Platform

The Islamic State (IS)-linked media group Nashir News created an official profile on yet another alternative social media platform.

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Tuesday, 16 April 2019
IS-aligned Media Group Advocates “Hackers of the Caliphate,” Hacking as “Best Type of E-Jihad”

The Islamic State (IS)-aligned al-Taqwa Media published a poster describing “Hackers of the Caliphate” and their supposed hacking capabilities, espousing hacking and cyber attacks as effective methods of “e-jihad.”

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Friday, 12 April 2019
Dawlah Hacker Division Announces “Return” Following Hiatus

The alleged pro-Islamic State (IS) Dawlah Hacker Division (DHD) announced their “return” following a period of inactivity with general threats towards “the enemies of Islam.”

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Friday, 12 April 2019
ACCA “Harvest of Hacks” Joins “Revenge Invasion for Blessed Sham Province” Campaign

The Islamic State (IS)-linked Ansar al-Khilafah Cyber Army (ACCA) released three weekly “Harvest of Hacks” infographics covering activity from March 15th through April 10th.

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Wednesday, 10 April 2019
IS-aligned Bank al-Ansar Incites Supporters to Fight, Announces "Media Invasion Brigade"

The Islamic State (IS)-aligned Bank al-Ansar incited supporters to fight with whatever they have in a statement announcing its launch of a "media invasion brigade".

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Saturday, 06 April 2019
IS-Linked Tech Group Publishes Cyber Security Bulletins Throughout March

The Islamic State (IS)-linked Afaaq (Horizons) Electronic Foundation continued releasing weekly cyber security bulletins covering current issues in the tech industry in March.

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Monday, 01 April 2019
Member of Pro-IS WhatsApp Group Warns Against Listening Devices Embedded in Phone Accessories

A member of a pro-Islamic State (IS) WhatsApp group warned against using mobile phone accessories that may contain listening devices.

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Friday, 29 March 2019
Caliphate Cyber Shield Deface Websites for “#RevengeNewZealand” Hacking Campaign

Following the release of a graphic video threatening New Zealand, the Islamic State (IS)-linked Caliphate Cyber Shield (CCS) claimed the defacement of two New Zealand-based websites as part of their recently-launched hacking campaign “#RevengeNewZealand.”

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Thursday, 28 March 2019
Summary of ACCA “Harvest of Hacks” Releases: March 8-21

The Islamic State (IS)-linked Ansar al-Khilafah Cyber Army (ACCA) released two weekly “Harvest of Hacks” infographics covering activity from March 8th through the 21st.

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Friday, 22 March 2019
Caliphate Cyber Shield Claims Several Website Defacements

The Islamic State (IS)-linked Caliphate Cyber Shield (CCS) claimed the defacement of several websites.

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Friday, 15 March 2019
IS-linked Media Group Creates Profile on GoLike.me Social Media Platform

An Islamic State (IS)-linked media group, Nashir News, created an official profile on GoLike.me, a social media platform with a strong resemblance to Facebook.

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Monday, 11 March 2019
“Baghdadi’s Hack Section” Creates and Disseminates Android Chat App

The pro-Islamic State (IS) “Baghdadi’s Hack Section” released an application for Android allowing users to chat without a phone number.

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Thursday, 07 March 2019
ACCA Subdivision Releases Monthly Tally Of “Hacks”

The Islamic State (IS)-linked Ansar al-Khilafah Cyber Army (ACCA) released another weekly “Harvest of Hacks” and a new monthly communique.

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Thursday, 07 March 2019
Munashir Cyber Section Claims Defacing Multiple Websites

The Islamic State (IS)-linked Munashir Cyber Section claimed defacements on multiple websites.

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Tuesday, 05 March 2019
ACCA Subdivision Adds Instagram to Social Media Account Hacking Claims

The Islamic State (IS)-linked Ansar al-Khilafah Cyber Army (ACCA) released another communique claiming to have hacked numerous Facebook and Twitter accounts, adding Instagram into their weekly report.

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Monday, 25 February 2019
IS-linked Tech Group Publishes Cyber Security Bulletins Throughout February

The Islamic State (IS)-linked Afaaq (Horizons) Electronic Foundation continued releasing weekly cyber security bulletins covering current issues in the tech industry in February.

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Friday, 22 February 2019
ACCA Subdivison Continues Claims of Hacking Facebook and Twitter Accounts

The Islamic State (IS)-linked Ansar al-Khilafah Cyber Army (ACCA) released another communique claiming to have hacked multiple Facebook and Twitter accounts.

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Tuesday, 19 February 2019
Group Provides Security Tips for Those Involved in “Cyber Jihad”

An Islamic State (IS/ISIS)-linked Telegram channel shared account safety and security tips on social media sites for those participating in “cyber jihad.”

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Tuesday, 19 February 2019
ACCA Subdivision Claims Hacking Facebook and Twitter Accounts

The Islamic State (IS)-linked Ansar al-Khilafah Cyber Army (ACCA) released a communique claiming to have hacked multiple Facebook and Twitter accounts.

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Friday, 08 February 2019
IS Groups Threaten Indonesian Elections with Cyber & Physical Attacks

 

Islamic State (IS/ISIS)-linked groups targeted upcoming Indonesian elections, calling for IS media to be disseminated on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram as well as inciting for attacks.

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Monday, 04 February 2019