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FBI investigates possible ISIS supporters' hack of Western sites

2015/03/09

NBC News - (International) The FBI is investigating after hackers claiming to be affiliated with the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) placed black flags attributed with the group, the words "hacked by ISIS, we are everywhere," an invalid Facebook address, and an Adobe Flash audio plugin that played a song in Arabic on several U.S. Web sites over the weekend of March 7. Some of the businesses targeted during the attack include a speedway in Ohio, a Goodwill store and digital agency in Missouri, a historic condominium complex in New York, a zoo in California, and restaurants in Minnesota, Massachusetts, and Ohio.

Source: http://www.nbcnews.com/news/us-news/hackers-claiming-be-isis-hit-montana-credit-union-n319696

Note: This news synopsis is taken from the DHS Daily Open Source Infrastructure Report, a daily [Monday through Friday, except US Federal holidays] summary of open-source published information concerning significant critical infrastructure issues; a 10-day archive of the DOSIR can be found at: http://www.dhs.gov/dhs-daily-open-source-infrastructure-report.


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