United Cyber Caliphate Posts Social Media Safety Instructions

May 25, 2016


On May 25, 2016, the pro-ISIS hacking collective United Cyber Caliphate posted a series of safety instructions for “brothers and sisters” on social media on its Telegram channel. The instructions include:

  1. Only accept content from trusted accounts.
  2. Never share personal information such as pictures or voice recording, and if you must do so, delete it immediately afterwards.
  3. Hide all account information such as email address, phone number, etc.
  4. Use Tor or a VPN when connecting to social media.
  5. Never give out your account to any strangers, even ISIS supporters.
  6. Never open links from untrusted sources.

The post concludes by saying: “Finally, as you know, everyone is trying to find any information concerning you or your location. Don’t underestimate these advices, it is for your own protection.”


Source: United Cyber Caliphate Telegram channel, May 25, 2016.