DocumentRelease Date: 2014-03-12 Document Date: 2012-01-01
This extract from a 2012 NSA presentation demonstrates how conventional phishing attacks (like WILLOWVIXEN) have become deprecated in the agency’s offensive arsenal in favour of more sophisticated techniques like Quantum: see the Intercept article How the NSA Plans to Infect ‘Millions’ of Computers with Malware, 12 March 2014.s
TOP SECRET//COMINT//NOFORN FOXACID these days... • XSS is becoming less and less viable with each passing day. It’s just too hard to develop and too easy to circumvent. Because of this (and...