Feb 292016
 

W. J. Hennigan reports:

Military commanders have mounted a cyberoffensive against Islamic State in Iraq and Syria in recent weeks by deploying hackers to penetrate the extremist group’s computer and cellphone networks, according to the Pentagon.

The cyberassault, which Defense Secretary Ashton Carter authorized last month, marks the first time teams from U.S. Cyber Command have been integrated into an active battlefield since the command was established in 2009.

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  One Response to “Pentagon mobilizes hackers against Islamic State group”

  1. Cybercom and Fort Meade = ……………………..NSA.

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