Nerds Shut Down ISIS

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  1. hawki

    hawki Registered Member

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    "...Dina Temple-Raston gives us this riveting report on Operation Glowing Symphony ...which in November 2016 launched a cyber-attack from Fort Meade, outside of Baltimore, against the websites ISIS used to spread propaganda, raise funds, and recruit terrorists:

    By the fall of 2016 there was a team, Joint Task Force ARES; there was a plan called Operation Glowing Symphony, and there were briefings — that had gone right up to the president. It was only then that there was finally a go….

    They began moving through the ISIS networks they had mapped for months..."

    http://dakotafreepress.com/2019/09/27/nerds-shut-down-isis/
     
  2. act8192

    act8192 Registered Member

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    Thank you for the link. What a fascinating story :)
     
  3. mood

    mood Updates Team

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    OP Glowing Symphony – How US military claims to have disrupted ISIS ‘s propaganda
    January 22, 2020
    https://securityaffairs.co/wordpress/96695/terrorism/op-glowing-symphony-isis.html
    ZDNet: US Cyber Command was not prepared to handle the amount of data it hacked from ISIS
     
  4. zapjb

    zapjb Registered Member

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    USA still the best. But getting worse!
    I was hoping it was 10 year olds from their families computers in the living room.
     
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