Terrorist use of Internet : the virtual battlefields ?. Contents and evolution of the use of Internet by extremist networks. Different use of the Internet (1). Spreading propaganda material (messages to the Umma, reviews : Al Somoud etc.)
Contents and evolution of the use of Internet by extremist networks
Zone for proselytism and « horizontal » communication
- Abdelmalek DROUKDAL & Abou Mohamed Salah for Al Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb
- Oussama BEN LADEN, Ayman AL ZAWAHIRI & Abou Yahya Al Libi for Al Qaeda
- Abou Omar AL BAGDADI & Abou Hamza AL MOUJAHIR for Islamic State in Irak etc.
Islamic media groups :
As-Sahab, Global Islamic Media Front (GIMF), Al Furqan Media, Al Ansar Media etc.
Film production & editing
« to destabilize a country by trying to paralyse or disrupt parts of its critical infrastructures in a direct cyber-attack (e.g denial of services, viruses) or by exploiting its vulnerabilities (e.g wireless technology etc.) »
- vital national networks such as water supplies, electricity networks or communication means …