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PSeveral instructional institutions within the Somme, in Hauts-de-France, have been hacked through the night time of Friday March 22 to Saturday March 23, studies France Bleu specifically. Students and academics obtained, through the ENT accounts of those institutions, a terrorist menace message. It was despatched by an individual claiming to be from the Islamic State and its content material could be notably “aggressive and threatening”, in response to Brendan Chabannes, a trainer within the Somme and consultant of the Sud Education union.

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“In conjunction with the three prefectures and the police, the rectorate has put in place a protocol and communicated this morning to all of its heads of establishments regarding the procedure to follow. Complaints will be filed,” explains the Amiens rectorate to France Bleu. At this stage, 5 institutions are affected by the assault: three excessive faculties and two center faculties.

” Be on the look-out “

France Bleu additionally specifies that entry to the ENT accounts of the affected institutions has been closed, till additional discover. The institutions will stay open Monday March 25, however below bolstered safety circumstances. “We are obviously on the alert. Teachers, students, parents of students do not have to receive threatening messages or jihadist propaganda,” provides Brendan Chabannes of Sud Éducation.

This will not be the primary time that instructional institutions have been victims of hacking. Already this week, round fifty institutions in Île-de-France have obtained a message just like that of final night time. “The perpetrators of these threats think they are safe, but we are tracking them,” assured Gabriel Attal on Thursday March 21.