Pro-ISIS Hacker Group Cyber Caliphate Army Back On Telegram, Announces New Collective

April 4, 2016

On April 4, 2016, the pro-ISIS hacker group Cyber Caliphate Army (CCA), whose Telegram account was closed over the weekend, returned to the encrypted messaging app. The CCA announced a cooperative with like-minded cyber jihadi groups in order to “expand… operations,” as well as the launch of additional account titled “United Cyber Caliphate” – a collective Telegram account for four cyber jihadi organizations – Ghost Caliphate Section, Sons Caliphate Army, Caliphate Cyber Army, and Kalachnikov E-security team.

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On April 4, 2016 the CCA simultaneously launched a new twitter account as well:

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The United Cyber Caliphate team Telegram account, which gained 200 members in less than one hour

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On April 4, the CCA announced the “incorporation [sic.] between Islamic State Hackers Teams”

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The four pro-ISIS cyber jihadi organizations listed engage in cyber-attacks on Western targets as well as promote ISIS related literature. This image appeared on the CCA account, as well as on the United Cyber Caliphate account

See related MEMRI reports:

Cyber Caliphate Army Back On Telegram

Pro-ISIS Hacker Group ‘Sons Caliphate Army’ On Telegram – Sharing Hacks, Threats, Jihad 

Pro-ISIS Cyber Jihadi Group Kalachnikov E-Security Team Operates On Social Media, Publishes Addresses of Federal Reserve Board of Governors