Category: Bruce Schneier

FOXACID Operations Manual 0

FOXACID Operations Manual

A few days ago, I saw this tweet : “Just a reminder that it is now *a full year* since Schneier cited it, and the FOXACID ops manual remains unpublished.” It’s true. The citation is this: According to a top-secret operational procedures manual provided by Edward Snowden, an exploit named Validator might be the default, but the NSA has a variety of options. The documentation mentions United Rake, Peddle Cheap, Packet Wrench, and Beach Head-¬≠all delivered from a FOXACID subsystem called Ferret Cannon