Hacker group Anonymous declares war on ISIS in response to Paris attacks

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

From Getty Images

The hacker group Anonymous declared war on ISIS via a video posted on its YouTube channel this weekend.

“Expect massive cyber attacks,” a man in a Guy Fawkes mask says in French. “War is declared. Get prepared.

“The French people are stronger than you and will come out of this atrocity even stronger.”

Anonymous has a long history of “hacktivism.” The group has, in the past, gone after everything from child pornography sites to the Westboro Baptist Church.

The group later posted a Tweet with a similar message.



Notice: you are using an outdated browser. Microsoft does not recommend using IE as your default browser. Some features on this website, like video and images, might not work properly. For the best experience, please upgrade your browser.