Pro-Daesh hacking group “” recently threatened to hack US government and corporate websites, declaring electronic war against those countries fighting against the terrorist group. They have subsequently claimed to have successfully hacked the sensitive sites of the US Army, the Interior Ministry, the State Department and other government websites. They also claim to have breached sites such as the Geological Society of Nevada and legal website ‘Divorce Store’.
However, there has been no evidence of hacking of sensitive government data. This follows the general trend over the last year of a number of pro-Daesh cyber groups who have threatened to conduct cyber attacks to no real effect.
Duncan is a technology professional with over 20 years experience of working in various IT roles. He has a interest in cyber security, and has a wide range of other skills in radio, electronics and telecommunications.