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Global Cyber Surveillance May Help Prevent Lone Wolf Attacks

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“Lone wolf” assailants rely on online platforms and networks that can provide important warnings to law enforcement officials if monitored properly, Israeli cyber academics and a former government official say.

The English-language jihadist online magazine Inspire is an important tool for recruiting, informing and motivating attackers who act on their own, said Gabriel Weimann, a professor of communications at Haifa University.