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Government Communications Headquarters (GCHQ)

Glossary: agencies

Date Created: ca.2012
Classification: Unknown
Distribution: Unknown

Glossary: classification and distribution codes.

Genre: Presentation slides, .PDF , 1 p.

Journalist(s): Gunnar Rensfeldt
Originating Media Outlet: SVT
Date Published: 2013-12-11
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Communications Target: Foreign communications
Surveillance Program(s): QUANTUM : SOUNDER

Glossary: surveillance programs.

Description: This document is an extract from an internal GCHQ document. It describes an example of how QUANTUM was used to target the computers of extremists in an unnamed African country through CNE (Computer Network Exploitation). QUANTUM is a suite of attack devices developed by the NSA's Tailored Access Operations (TAO).