French Website Hacked By ISIS Activist

March 17, 2015

Supporters of the Islamic State (ISIS) have been increasingly targeting French websites in their cyber-warfare efforts. On March 15, 2015, an online activist reported on the Jihad Media Platform (a pro-ISIS forum) that the website of another French company had been hacked by an ISIS supporter. The following are details:


The hacked website  

The hacked site is Opalic.com, which belongs to a small investment and consulting company. It was targeted by a hacker who identifies himself as “MrDanger” and “Dark Master”, a member of the “Supporters of the Islamic Caliphate” group.

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