What Is A QuantumInsert Exploit

QuantumInsert is an NSA attack described in the Snowden documents. A QuantumInsert is a sophisticated type of Man-In-The-Middle attack. The NSA uses secret servers strategically placed on the internet backbone, codenamed Quantum. These servers intercept traffic to well-known web sites like Google, Yahoo, LinkedIn, Facebook and so forth. The Quantum servers are placed in places…

What is FoxAcid

The following is a description of one of the NSAs cyber-attack methods revealed on the Snowden documents. FoxAcid is a system designed by the NSA capable of launching a variety of attacks at target computers. The NSA refers to this as an “exploit orchestrator”. It is a Windows 2003 server loaded with PERL scripts and…