Merely days after announcing ‘total war’ against extremist group ISIS, International hacktivist collective Anonymous has now claimed that it has taken down 20,000 Islamic State related Twitter accounts as a part of their efforts to dismantle ISIS with cyber-warfare through Operation Paris – #OpParis.
While the world collectively anguishes and reacts to the recent devastating Paris attacks carried out by armed terrorists in the city’s streets, Anonymous has launched a comprehensive campaign to take down or disrupt ISIS’ presence online. The announcement of a ‘total war‘ came earlier this week when a prominent Anonymous twitter account said the hacker group is [...]
Want to take down an IS website all on your own? Well, Anonymous wants you to be able to, too.
“The more the merrier,” Anonymous said today in a message which included links to how-to guides. The group recently made headlines taking down more than 6,000 Twitter accounts associated with Paris attacks and IS sympathizers.
#OpParis pastebin – https://t.co/nqeEYlvX96
— Anonymous (@GroupAnon) November 17, 2015
Anonymous posted the guides on an IRC channel used by Anonymous to share information on their #OpParis online battle against IS.
Anonymous has a history of recruiting people for its operations, having [...]