KUWAITI GOVERNMENT STAFFER ARRESTED FOR ROLE IN ISIS CYBER WING

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans Kuwaiti police have detained a government worker on suspicion of proliferating the ideology of the Islamic State militant group (ISIS), the interior ministry said late Thursday. The suspect, identified as 26-year-old Kuwaiti national Othman Zain Nayef, had “used his office The…

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U.S. military claims to be dropping ‘cyber bombs’ on ISIS

America’s military forces are dropping “cyber bombs” on Islamic State terrorist groups for the first time, Deputy Defense Secretary Robert Work told reporters accompanying him on a military flight on Tuesday. The ISIS internet attacks, whatever the particulars really may be, are part of a stepped-up coordinated effort to put…

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US begins to engage cyber war against Isis

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans The US has begun waging cyber warfare against Isis, defence secretary Ashton Carter has confirmed. As the Financial Times reports, Carter said he has issued orders to the US Cyber Command to launch online attacks against the fundamentalist group. Speaking to…

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