Iranian Cyber Police: ISIS Not A Cyber Threat To Iran

December 10, 2015


Iran’s Cyber Police – FATA – stated in a recent interview that ISIS posed no threat to the Islamic Republic. FATA chief, Brigadier General Kamal Hadianfar, said that 132 websites with links to ISIS had been shut down, and that FATA was continuing to monitor the group’s cyber activity, which he said constituted no serious threat at this time, and shutting down pages expressing support with or disseminating ISIS content.

Source:, December 8, 2015.