T1591 Gather Victim Org Information Mappings

Adversaries may gather information about the victim's organization that can be used during targeting. Information about an organization may include a variety of details, including the names of divisions/departments, specifics of business operations, as well as the roles and responsibilities of key employees.

Adversaries may gather this information in various ways, such as direct elicitation via Phishing for Information. Information about an organization may also be exposed to adversaries via online or other accessible data sets (ex: Social Media or Search Victim-Owned Websites).(Citation: ThreatPost Broadvoice Leak)(Citation: DOB Business Lookup) Gathering this information may reveal opportunities for other forms of reconnaissance (ex: Phishing for Information or Search Open Websites/Domains), establishing operational resources (ex: Establish Accounts or Compromise Accounts), and/or initial access (ex: Phishing or Trusted Relationship).



Capability ID Capability Description Mapping Type ATT&CK ID ATT&CK Name
action.hacking.variety.Footprinting Footprinting and fingerprinting related-to T1591 Gather Victim Org Information
value_chain.targeting.variety.Organizational Information Information on an organization such as org chart, technologies in use, financial assets, etc, used to pick them as a target related-to T1591 Gather Victim Org Information
aws_security_hub AWS Security Hub technique_scores T1591 Gather Victim Org Information

ATT&CK Subtechniques

Technique ID Technique Name Number of Mappings
T1591.002 Business Relationships 3
T1591.001 Determine Physical Locations 3
T1591.003 Identify Business Tempo 3
T1591.004 Identify Roles 3