Now, the House of Duras did have access to Soren's weapon. With the code aboard their Bird of Prey, they may have transmitted specs back to their base before being destroyed.
Me, a reboot might be to tie the JJ universe back into the prime universe.
If I am section 31, I have three goals.
Destroy Praxis and cripple the Klingons. Done--but other schemes
Learn from Kirks missions and travel back to the past. Perhaps a stowaway on Narada