Facebook said on Thursday it has disrupted an Iran-based espionage operation targeting defence and aerospace workers in Europe and the United States. Photo: AFP Facebook said on Thursday it has disrupted an Iran-based espionage operation targeting defence and aerospace workers in Europe and the United States. Photo: AFP
Facebook said on Thursday it has disrupted an Iran-based espionage operation targeting defence and aerospace workers in Europe and the United States. Photo: AFP
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Facebook: Iran-based hackers used social media site to target US military personnel

  • Facebook said it had taken down about 200 accounts run by a group of hackers in Iran as part of a cyber-spying operation that targeted US military personnel
  • Facebook said the group used fake online personas to connect with targets, and drive them onto sites where they were tricked into clicking malicious links

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Facebook said on Thursday it has disrupted an Iran-based espionage operation targeting defence and aerospace workers in Europe and the United States. Photo: AFP Facebook said on Thursday it has disrupted an Iran-based espionage operation targeting defence and aerospace workers in Europe and the United States. Photo: AFP
Facebook said on Thursday it has disrupted an Iran-based espionage operation targeting defence and aerospace workers in Europe and the United States. Photo: AFP
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