ISIS fear: FBI warns military to ‘scrub’ social media in anticipation of homeland attacks

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The FBI and the Department of Homeland Security have delivered the most serious warning to date about possible ISIS strikes against domestic military targets, warning personnel to remove sensitive social media information, ABC News reported.

The two agencies have issued a bulletin, strongly advising US military personnel to take precautions against personal information posted online that individuals connected to Islamic State [IS, formerly ISIS/ISIL]. 

The agencies responsible for domestic security“recommend that current and former members of the military review their online social media accounts for any information that might serve to attract the attention of ISIL and its supporters,”ABC cited the federal bulletin as saying, advising that military personnel “routinely exercise operational security” when using online social media. 

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