Alleged Tunisian Hacker Pledges Allegiance To ISIS Leader Abu Bakr Al-Baghdadi, Claims He Hacked American Credit Cards In Response To Anti-ISIS Coalition Campaign

January 30, 2015

An alleged Tunisian hacker who goes by the name “Cm0oS” recently announced that he had pledged allegiance to Islamic State (ISIS) leader Abu Bakr Al-Baghdadi, and that he had hacked over 200 credit card accounts, both American and accounts from other “infidel” countries, in response to the anti-ISIS coalition campaign in Syria and Iraq.

Screenshot of Cm0oS’s video on YouTube

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