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Iran: Revolutionary Guards “Hacked” Opposition Sites

Written by Farid On 23 December 2013 @ 20:23 pm | No Comments

In Digital Activism, Governance, Iran, Middle East & North Africa, Quick Reads, Technology

Revolutionary Guards [1] in Kerman [2] province claims [3] its cyber forces hacked nine opposition sites. A few weeks ago, several netizens were arrested [4] in Kerman,accused of acting against national security and collaborating with foreign networks, providing content for counter-revolutionary sites.


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[1] Revolutionary Guards: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Army_of_the_Guardians_of_the_Islamic_Revolution

[2] Kerman: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kerman

[3] claims: http://isna.ir/fa/news/92100100215/%D8%B3%D9%BE%D8%A7%D9%87-%DA%A9%D8%B1%D9%85%D8%A7%D9%86-9-%D8%B3%D8%A7%DB%8C%D8%AA-%D8%B1%D8%A7-%D9%87%DA%A9-%DA%A9%D8%B1%D8%AF

[4] were arrested: http://globalvoicesonline.org/2013/12/04/seditious-iphone-reviews-iran-arrests-7-at-tech-news-site/

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