Australia seeks America’s partnership to safeguard Internet freedom and fight ISIS

Australia Seeks America’s Partnership to Safeguard Internet Freedom and Fight ISIS

Australia is seeking America to be its partner in matters related with cyber security. Speaking at the Centre for Strategic and International Studies, Australia’s Prime Minister, Malcolm Turnbull, has said that Australia needs the United States of America, together with other nations, to form a partnership that will make the use of the internet more …

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Australian Hobart international airport website hacked by ISIS

Australian Hobart International Airport's Hacked by ISIS

Today (Monday April 13, 2015) an Australian AirPort website was attacked by extremist group of hackers dubbed ISIS, also known as IS or Islamic State. The website went temporarily offline, luckily for folks there, flight operations and Hobert airport wasn’t threatened. The police of Tasmania are monitoring the activities and investigating the Hobert International Airport …

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FBI warns ISIS hackers misusing WordPress plugins

FBI Warns ISIS Hackers Misusing Wordpress Plugins

On Tuesday (April 07, 2015) the FBI (Federal Bureau of Investigation) informed that hackers claiming to get concerned to the radical group ISIS are aiming sites that have weak WordPress plugins in terms of security. The vulnerabilities make it possible for attackers to gain illegal entry, insert scripts or virus onto the websites, as said …

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Newsweek Twitter Account Hacked by Cyber Caliphate – Obama Family Threatened

Newsweek Twitter Account Hacked

New twitter hack from Cyber Caliphate (ISIS-affiliate group) targeting the Obama family via Newsweek twitter account. Earlier today, the twitter account of Newsweek was hacked by the ISIS friendly group called “Cyber Caliphate”. Even though the whole hacking did not last more than a quarter of an hour, it was the tweet that had produced …

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Social Media Accounts of US Military Hacked by Group Supporting ISIS

US Military Social Media Accounts Hacked ISIS

Hackers that seem to be sympathizers to ISIS have taken down Tweeter and YouTube accounts of US Military, leaking documents with controversial information and threatening US soldiers. At the same time, Obama is focusing on US cybersecurity enhancement through the introduction of new bills. In an embarrassing moment, the Twitter account of US Military was …

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Cyber Experts Filtering Derby Facebook and Twitter Posts, for Extremist Messages

Cyber Experts Filtering Derby Facebook and Twitter Posts

As part of its anti-extremist strategy, Derby is using a group of cyber expert to filter messages on Derby social media sites to prevent is young Muslims from being influenced to sympathize with extremist groups. The world is witnessing an upsurge of cybercrime from Islamic extremist groups, such ISIS, Hamas and affiliate outfits. What is …

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Lizard Squad Hacks Sony’s PlayStation Network

Lizard Squad Hack Sony’s PlayStation Network

In yet another swing on gaming sites, Lizard Squad took down Sony’s PlayStation network just days after they hacked Microsoft’s Xbox live. The hackers group known for huge denial of service  attacks seems to be on hacking spree this Christmas and it’s only a matter of time when the group will hack the next gaming …

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ISIS Targeting US Military Members and their Families on Social Media

ISIS Targeting US Military Members and their Families on Social Media

US spooks unearthed a cyber-espionage campaign on social media targeted on US military men, retired servicemen and their families by members of Islamic state of Iraq and Syria (ISIS). The FBI and Department of Homeland have warned all US servicemen to keep off social media or risk falling prey to the Syrian based extremist group. …

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