QUANTUM THEORY enables NSA workers in different roles to infiltrate different types of computers. The R&T analysts are able to install permanent backdoors on computers using malware called the NSA VALIDATOR. Its successor program is known as COMMONDEER. TOPI analysts, on the other hand, are only able to use a program called QUANTUMNATION to distribute malware with the codename SEASONEDMOTH. These "moths" die automatically after 30 days, with the malware deleting itself automatically if it is not given permission for further operation.