CAPEC Category 262 - Manipulate Resources

Attack patterns within this category focus on the adversary's ability to manipulate one or more resources, or some attribute thereof, in order to perform an attack. This is a broad class of attacks wherein the attacker is able to change some aspect of a resource's state and thereby affect application behavior or information integrity. Examples of resources include files, applications, libraries, infrastructure, and configuration information. Outcomes can range from vandalism and reduction in service to the execution of arbitrary code on the target machine.

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