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Strategic plans outline the mission, vision, and goals for an adversary at a high level in relation to the key partners, topics, and functions the adversary carries out. [1] [2] [3]

ID: T1231
Sub-techniques:  No sub-techniques
Tactic: Priority Definition Planning
Version: 1.0
Created: 14 December 2017
Last Modified: 17 October 2018


Detectable by Common Defenses (Yes/No/Partial): No

Explanation: Normally, defender is unable to detect. Few agencies and commercial organizations may have unique insights.

Difficulty for the Adversary

Easy for the Adversary (Yes/No): Yes

Explanation: Normal aspect of adversary planning lifecycle. May not be done by all adversaries.


  1. KPMG. (2016, October 19). China’s 13th Five-Year Plan signals a potential new era of Sino-foreign cooperation, finds KPMG report. Retrieved March 2, 2017.
  2. Wikipedia contributors. (2017, February 8). Five-year plans of China. Retrieved March 2, 2017.
  1. People's Republic of China. (2015, November). China's 13th Five-Year Plan. Retrieved May 19, 2017.