The Islamic State’s effectiveness has come from their internet presence. I hope Anonymous is overly successful on their efforts to destroy them!
The Anonymous internet hacking network has declared war on the Islamic State group, vowing vengeance in a YouTube video for attacks in Paris that left 129 dead and hundreds injured.
“Anonymous everywhere in the world is going to hunt you down,” a hooded figure in black, wearing the group’s signature Guy Fawkes mask, said in French.
It was not possible to verify its authenticity, but the statement and video had the hallmarks of the hacktivist network, known for mounting cyber attacks against government and corporate websites.
“Our country, France, was hit in Paris on November 13 around 2200 (2100 GMT) by multiple terrorist attacks claimed by you, the Islamic State,” the figure said in a gravelly, computer-altered voice.
“We are going to launch the biggest operation ever mounted against you — get ready for a multitude of cyber attacks. War has been declared.”
Read more: timesofisrael.com