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IS-linked Media Groups Expand onto RocketChat Team Messaging Platform

Multiple Islamic State (IS)-linked media groups, including Nashir News, ‘Amaq News Agency, and Khilafah News have begun disseminating content on channels on the open-source team chat platform RocketChat.

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Friday, 14 December 2018
IS-linked Media Group Makes Foray onto Viber Messenger

Nashir News, a major Islamic State (IS)-linked media group, created a group chat on the Viber messenger application.

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Tuesday, 11 December 2018
IS-linked Hacking Group Claims Defacement of Indonesian School Website

The Islamic State (IS)-linked “Anshar Caliphate Army” claimed defacing the website of an Indonesian vocational high school.

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Wednesday, 05 December 2018
IS-linked Tech Group Publishes Cyber Security Bulletins Throughout November

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

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Wednesday, 05 December 2018
“Anshar Caliphate Army” Release Video Threatening Indonesian Government with Cyber Attacks on Aug. 17

The Islamic State (IS)-linked “Anshar Caliphate Army” announced a campaign of cyber attacks targeting the Indonesian government and social media accounts on August 17.

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Thursday, 16 August 2018
UCC Shares Infographic Counting Damage from Various Claimed Cyber Attacks

The Islamic State (IS)-linked United Cyber Caliphate (UCC) hacking group published an infographic boasting about various accomplishments by the group, including hacking websites, DDoS attacks, and compromising social media accounts.

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Wednesday, 01 August 2018
IS-linked Tech Group Publishes WhatsApp Security Manual

An Islamic State (IS)-linked tech group published a manual providing security tips for using WhatsApp.

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Thursday, 05 July 2018
UCC Claims Defacement of Indonesian Gov’t Websites, DDoS Attacks, Hacking Facebook Accounts

The Islamic State (IS)-linked United Cyber Caliphate (UCC) hacking group issued a communique claiming credit for hacking seven Indonesian government websites, numerous DDoS attacks, and compromising social media accounts.

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Thursday, 21 June 2018
IS-linked Group Purports Hacking 664 Facebook and Twitter Accounts Over Four Months

An Islamic State (IS)-linked group purported that it hacked 664 Facebook and Twitter accounts over a period of four months.

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Thursday, 19 April 2018
IS-linked Tech Group Claims Distributing Over 4,000 Social Media Accounts in March

An Islamic State (IS)-linked tech group claimed distributing credentials for 4,320 social media accounts, along with 654 virtual phone numbers, to IS supporters throughout March 2018.

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Thursday, 19 April 2018
Pro-IS Tech Group Claims Distributing Nearly 2,000 Social Media Accounts in February

A pro-Islamic State (IS) tech group claimed distributing credentials for 1,984 social media accounts, along with 590 virtual phone numbers, to IS supporters throughout February 2018.

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Monday, 19 March 2018
Prominent Pro-IS Forum Announces Development of Website for Tech Security, Virtual Currency Use

A leading pro-Islamic State (IS) Deep Web forum announced the development of a website for technical security and explanations of virtual currencies.

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Monday, 12 February 2018
Member of Pro-IS Group Chat Shares Info on the Value of Hacking in Warfare

A member of a pro-Islamic State (IS) group chat on Telegram shared information about the value of hacking in warfare.

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Wednesday, 06 December 2017
UCC Threatens to Hack Social Media Accounts

The pro-Islamic State (IS) United Cyber Caliphate (UCC) hacking group threatened to hack and delete hundreds of social media accounts.

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Thursday, 30 November 2017
Pro-IS Hackers Allegedly Attack Website Host, Resulting in Defacements on Numerous U.S. School Websites

A pro-Islamic State (IS) hacking group allegedly attacked a popular school website host, resulting in defacements affecting numerous U.S. school websites with messages promoting IS.

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Wednesday, 08 November 2017
Pro-IS Hackers Discuss “Cyberjihad,” Targeting Fox News’ Website, Threats on U.S. Citizens

Pro-Islamic State (IS) hackers in a group chat on Telegram discussed an alleged hacking campaign that included targeting a web page owned by Fox News and threats of violence against “many individuals and many of the American public figures.”

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Monday, 06 November 2017
Pro-IS Tech Group Claims Generating Over 4,200 Social Media Accounts in October

A pro-Islamic State (IS) tech group claimed generating 4,267 social media accounts and 445 virtual phone numbers for IS supporters throughout October 2017.

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Friday, 03 November 2017
Pro-IS Tech Group Details Process for Maximizing Propaganda Dissemination on Facebook

A pro-Islamic State (IS) tech group circulated instructions on leveraging Facebook’s “Groups” feature with large friend networks to maximize the reach of pro-IS propaganda on the social media platform.

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Friday, 20 October 2017
UCC Resurfaces on Telegram, Claim Hacking FB, Twitter, Instagram Accounts

The pro-Islamic State (IS) United Cyber Caliphate (UCC) hacking group resurfaced on Telegram and claimed hacking numerous Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram accounts.

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Tuesday, 17 October 2017
Pro-IS Tech Group Claims Distributing Over 4,600 Social Media Accounts in September

A pro-Islamic State (IS) tech group claimed distributing credentials for 4,620 social media accounts, along with 850 virtual phone numbers, to IS supporters throughout September 2017.

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Wednesday, 11 October 2017