Title: GCHQ NAC Business Review – July to September 2011
Release Date: 2014-12-13
Document Date: 2011-01-01
Description: This extract from a 2011 GCHQ document details progress in the operation against Belgian telecommunications company Belgacom in the third quarter of 2011: see the Intercept article Operation Socialist: The Inside Story of How British Spies Hacked Belgium’s Largest Telco, 13 December 2014.
Document: CNE Access to BELGACOM GRX Operator: (GREEN) Following the successful
NAC MyNOC OP SOCIALIST to provide CNE access to the BELGACOM GRX
Operator (MERION ZETA), the NAC have continued to provide assistance in
mapping out the internal network and providing direction to the CNE operator on the
best internal devices on which to have a presence. The end goal has been to enable
access to internal GRX routers that can then be used as platforms for MitM
operations against mobile handsets that are roaming.