Pro-ISIS hackers hack Richland County (Wisconsin) Sheriffs Dept. Website

On March 21st, a group of pro-ISIS hackers from Morocco, going with the handle of Team System DZ hacked into the server of Wisconsin’s Richland County, defacing several high-profile websites including the country’s Sheriffs department website. 

Other targeted sites include City of Richland Center Municipality, Parks Commission, Ambulance Service, Richland County Fair & Recycling, Land Conservation department and Richland county Fitness center.

Hackers left a deface page along with a message on all targeted sites, showing their support for ISIS and abusing Israel & the USA.

According to the deface message: 

Hacked by Team System Dz! I am a Muslim & I love jihad, I love ISIS | Fuck Israel & USA.

A full preview of the deface page is available below: 

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Links of all targeted websites along with their Zone-h mirrors as a proof of hack are available here.

This is not the first time when pro-ISIS group has target US government. Just few days ago, another pro-ISIS group leaked a list of United States military personnel; asking their supporters in US to kill all the personnel mentioned in the list. 

In February 2015, Newsweek Twitter account was also hacked by ISIS hackers. The Isle of Wight, Virginia website was also under attack in January this year.

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Click here to read previous hacks conducted by pro-ISIS hacking groups.

About RichLand county: 

Richland County is a county in the U.S. state of Wisconsin. As of the 2010 census, the population was 18,021. Its county seat is Richland Center.

At the time of publishing this article, all sites were restored.


Waqas

Waqas Amir is a Milan-based cybersecurity journalist with a passion for covering latest happenings in cyber security and tech world. In addition to being the founder of this website, Waqas is also into gaming, reading and investigative journalism.