Theft of Operational Information
|Theft of Operational Information|
Adversaries may steal operational information on a production environment as a direct mission outcome for personal gain or to inform future operations. This information may include design documents, schedules, rotational data, or similar artifacts that provide insight on operations.
- ACAD/Medre.A can collect AutoCad files with drawings. These drawings may contain operational information.
- Duqu’s purpose is to "gather intelligence data and assets from entities such as industrial infrastructure and system manufacturers, amongst others not in the industrial sector, in order to more easily conduct a future attack against another third party."3
- Flame can collect AutoCAD design data and visio diagrams as well as other documents that may contain operational information.4