OP SOCIALIST
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Creator:
Defence Signals Directorate (DSD / ASD)

Glossary: agencies

Date Created: ca.2010-01
Classification: Top Secret
Distribution: STRAP 2

Glossary: classification and distribution codes.

Genre: Presentation slides, .PDF , 2 p.

Journalist(s): Unknown
Originating Media Outlet: Der Spiegel
Date Published: 2013-09-20
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Communications Target: Foreign communications
Surveillance Program(s): Operation SOCIALIST

Glossary: surveillance programs.


Description: This document is a selection of slides from a GCHQ presentation describing Operation SOCIALIST, a cyber-attack against Belgacom, a partly state owned Belgian telecoms company. The presentation describes the utilization of Quantum Insert attack technology in order to infiltrate important parts of Belgacom's communications infrastructure.