In The Media
- (CNN) ISIS recruiting tactics: Apple pie and video games
- September 30, 2014
There are also jihadi web forums where information is exchanged using advanced encryption software, according to Laith Alkhouri, director of Research at Flashpoint Global Partners, which analyzes terrorist communities.
Some use it to allow individuals to communicate directly with recruiting agents for ISIS. Those protected conversations cover everything from how to cross the border, what to bring, and what life as an ISIS member is like, said Alkhouri.
The Flashpoint Difference
Where Subject Matter Expertise and Data Analytics Meet
The internet is massive with an overwhelming amount of data, and often times those in charge of security simply don't know where to begin in tracking potential threats. To combat information overload, Flashpoint employs a holistic approach to analyzing the Dark Web by leveraging its world-class subject matter expertise on illicit actors combined with state-of-the-art data gathering and analytics. The result is a treasure trove of searchable, structured data that has already separated the wheat from the chaff where every data point is of high value and relevance.