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ISIS hacking group tweets support for 'lone wolf' attacks on military personnel

2015/08/12

Military Times - (International) A spokesperson with the Pentagon in the U.S. stated that officials are investigating after a group claiming to be affiliated with the Islamic State (ISIS) dubbed "Islamic State Hacking Division," after allegedly releasing the personal information of more than 1,400 U.S. military and government personnel through Twitter August 11. The group urged others to carry out attacks, and the Twitter account has since been suspended.

Source: http://www.militarytimes.com/story/military/pentagon/2015/08/12/isis-hacking-group-tweets-support-lone-wolf-attacks-military-personnel/31550919/

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