DocumentRelease Date: 2013-12-29 Document Date: 2011-06-03
This NSA presentation from 3 June 2011 describes QFIRE, “a consolidated QUANTUMTHEORY platform”, that links the NSA’s enormous passive monitoring operation (TURMOIL) with the active hacking of systems undertaken by the agency’s Tailored Acess Operations division (TURBINE): see the Der Spiegel article, Inside TAO: Documents Reveal Top NSA Hacking Unit, 29 December 2013.
image-584092-galleryV9-icxm.jpg: Getting Close to the Forward-based Defense with QFIRE June 3, 2011 QFIRE Pilot Lead NSA/Technology Directorate Derived From: NSA/CSSM 1-52 Dated: 20...
DocumentRelease Date: 2013-12-29
This Booz Allen Hamilton presentation on the NSA’s Quantum tools describes the different kinds of malware attacks available to workgroups within the agency, the procedure an analyst must follow in order to make use of them and the way the systems themselves work, using a “man-on-the-side” attack from TAO’s FOXACID server. It also describes the […]
image-583967-galleryV9-quqn.jpg: TOP SECRET//SI//REL USA, AUS, CAN, GBR, NZL (TS) NSA QUANTUM Tasking Techniques for the R&T Analyst POC: TAO RTD | Team - Booz Allen Hamilton SDS2 ...
DocumentRelease Date: 2014-03-12
This extract from an NSA document describes research into Quantum tools being performed at Menwith Hill in the UK: see the Intercept article How the NSA Plans to Infect ‘Millions’ of Computers with Malware, 12 March 2014.
(U) MHS Leverages XKS for QUANTUM Against Yahoo and Hotmail TOP SECRET//SI//REL TO USA, FVEY (TS//SI//REL) MHS Leverages XKEYSCORE Deep-Dive Packet Analysis to Identify Feasibility of QUANTU...
DocumentRelease Date: 2013-12-30 Document Date: 2007-01-08
An NSA presentation on the FOXACID system used to redirect web traffic in order to deliver malware to a target machine. The image on the first slide plays on the original delivery method used to compromise targets: spam emails. Those conventional phishing attacks (such as WILLOWVIXEN) have become deprecated in the agency’s offensive arsenal in […]
TOP FC TOP SECF Derived From: NSA/CSSM 1-52 Dated: 20070108 Declassify On: 20291123 TOP SECRET//COMINT//NOFORN Mission Statement: Provide Points of Presence for follow on collecti...