AQAP Weekly Discusses Recent Major U.S. Internet Outage, highlights Importance Of ‘Electronic Wars’

November 4, 2016


AQAP weekly newspaper, Al-Masra, published a report highlighting the October 23 cyber-attacks targeting the DYN internet service provider, which caused online service interruptions for major U.S. companies such as Twitter, Amazon, and Pinterest. According to the report, electronic wars are as important as military wars and the internet has become a battlefront. The report cited “experts” as saying that the attack was the biggest in U.S. history and that it had cost the U.S. seven billion dollars.

Source: The Jihadi Library Telegram Channel, November 3, 2016.