Cyber Terrorism
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IS-linked Tech Group Publishes “Telegram Security” Manual

An Islamic State (IS)-linked Telegram channel published a technical manual about secure practices when using the Telegram messaging app on Android OS.

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Wednesday, 25 April 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
Jihadi Tech Group Suggests Modified Telegram App “Proxygram” to Mask User IP Address

A jihadi tech group discussed “Proxygram,” an alternative Telegram client for Android OS that hides the user’s real IP address when connecting to Telegram.

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Tuesday, 17 April 2018
German-Writing Jihadist Warns Against Using Turkey’s Internet, Provides Security Tips

The German-writing jihadist behind “Kybernetiq” magazine published an article warning about the dangers and drawbacks of using Turkey’s internet, while providing security tips to mitigate those issues.

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Friday, 30 March 2018
Pro-IS Tech Group Publishes Manual on Scanning URLs for Malware

A pro-Islamic State (IS) Telegram channel published a technical manual about scanning “suspicious” URLs for malware, including those from URL shortening services.

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Tuesday, 27 March 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
Social Media Tech Group Announces Account Generation Service on Pro-IS Telegram Channels

A tech group focused on social media announced an account generation service on several pro-Islamic State (IS) Telegram channels.

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Monday, 19 March 2018
Pro-IS Tech Group Adds "Bitmask" in Update to Manual on Recommended VPN Services

A pro-Islamic State (IS) Telegram channel updated a previously-published extensive technical manual about VPNs on Android devices, adding Bitmask to the list of recommended services.

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Tuesday, 13 March 2018
IS Telegram Channel Releases Updated Web Browser Plug-ins to Access Website

An official IS Telegram channel released updated Firefox and Opera web browser plug-ins for users to access its website.

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Tuesday, 13 March 2018
Pro-IS Media Outlets Begin Using Multilink URL Shortening Service

Prominent pro-Islamic State (IS) media outlets have begun using a "multilink URL shortening service" to disseminate pro-IS propaganda content.

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Friday, 23 February 2018
Jihadi Tech Group Discusses Usage of "MuslimCrypt" App, Other Covert Communication Methods

A jihadi tech group discussed use cases for the recently-released "MuslimCrypt" steganography tool and another "anonymous and hidden way of communicating."

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Tuesday, 30 January 2018
Pro-IS German-language Telegram Channel Provides Tips on Concealing IP, MAC Addresses

A pro-Islamic State (IS) German-language Telegram channel posted advice on concealing both IP and device MAC addresses when posting jihadi content online.

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Wednesday, 17 January 2018
“Islamic Cyber Army” Shares Tutorial for Stealing Social Media Account Credentials

The pro-Islamic State (IS) “Islamic Cyber Army” hacker shared a tutorial for stealing social media account credentials over local area networks (LAN) using tools built into Kali Linux and phishing techniques.

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Tuesday, 26 December 2017
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

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