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New Islamic State Video Suggests Paris Attackers Encoded Their Data

According to the reporters, a video that indicates those behind the Paris massacre last year using encryption to hide their communications had been published on Sunday by the Islamic State.

The video was of 18 minutes, which had been distributed via various ISIS official social media channels, features statements from what is purportedly the nine members behind the Paris assault, in which not less than 130 people had lost their lives.

As per a written statement that opens the video, “The following are the final messages of the nine lions of the Caliphate, who were mobilized from their dens to bring an entire country, France, to her knees.”

The opening messages also suggest that the data encryption software PGP for secure communications had been used by the Islamic State fighters, as per to the Middle East Media Research Institute (MEMRI), which tracks ISIS`s online behavior.

All the nine men who had been seen in the video had lost their lives in the Paris attacks or their aftermath. Among the attackers seven of the attackers, four from Belgium and three from France spoke fluent French.

The 13th November attacks targeted a packed concert hall, a restaurant and café, and a soccer match at the national stadium.

About The Author

David Nataf started his career as co-founder of Net Development, a leading French web integrators, employing 80 people. After the merger of Net Development with Reef publisher, David joined the law firm, Jean-Pierre Millet, with the defense of computer attackers and victimes specialty ("hackers") in cases between different organizations such as NSA or other members of the international interception 'Echelon' network from the UKUSA treaty or the US Air Force. He is the author of several books on information warfare, consultant for the European Parliament as an expert in computer security (SSI) and electromagnetic signals intelligence (SIGINT). David Nataf successively launched several start-ups of the Internet in the field of paperless technologies termination of contracts online (""); online subscription to early stage fundraising foreshadowing the model will retain more later the platform "", or free roaming mobile operators (MVNO). Given his specialty at the cross road of anti computer crime legal advising, Internet technology, media and anti-propaganda operations, David has naturally become an actor's influence on the Web, working for a think-tank representing french defense and Aerospace. He is architecting crypto farms and masternodes for cryptocurrencies in Asia and Israel technological parks. He graduated in Law from the Faculty of Paris, is a passionate graduated gemologist by Gemological Institute of America "GG", Gemmological Association of Great Britain "Cert-Ga", practical daily triathlon.

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