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Access, Sharing, Dissemination, and Retention Under the BR and PR/TT FISC Orders
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Creating Agency: National Security Agency
Date Created: 2010-10-17
Classification: Unclassified / Unclassified
Surveillance Program: OVSC1205: Special Training on FISA (Analytical) : OVSC2106: Special Training on FISA (Technical)
Genre: Teaching materials : 41 p.
Date Published: 2013-11-18
Publishing Officer(s): James R. Clapper
Originating News Outlet: U.S. Government (Office of Director of National Intelligence)
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The Analytical and Technical Work Roles
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Creating Agency: National Security Agency
Date Created: 2011-10-06
Classification: Unclassified / Unclassified
Surveillance Program: OVSC1205: Special Training on FISA (Analytical) : OVSC2106: Special Training on FISA (Technical) : Bulk Electronic Communications Metadata Program
Genre: Teaching materials : 10 p.
Date Published: 2013-11-18
Publishing Officer(s): James R. Clapper
Originating News Outlet: U.S. Government (Office of Director of National Intelligence)
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The Analytical Work Role
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Creating Agency: National Security Agency
Date Created: 2011-10-17
Classification: Unclassified / Unclassified
Surveillance Program: OVSC1205: Special Training on FISA (Analytical) : OVSC2106: Special Training on FISA (Technical) : Bulk Electronic Communications Metadata Program
Genre: Teaching materials : 12 p.
Date Published: 2013-11-19
Publishing Officer(s): James R. Clapper
Originating News Outlet: U.S. Government (Office of Director of National Intelligence)
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Are YOU the SIGINT Philosopher?
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Creating Agency: National Security Agency - SIGINT Development
Date Created: 2010-11-30
Classification: Unclassified / FOUO
Genre: Newsletter : 3 p.
Date Published: 2015-08-11
Journalist(s): Peter Maass
Originating News Outlet: The Intercept
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"Ask Zelda" : Guilty Until Proven Innocent
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Creating Agency: National Security Agency - Signals Intelligence Directorate
Date Created: 2012-11-08
Classification: Unclassified / Unclassified
Surveillance Program: None
Genre: Article : 2 p.
Date Published: 2014-03-07
Journalist(s): Peter Maass
Originating News Outlet: The Intercept
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"Ask Zelda!" : Watching Every Word in Snitch City
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Creating Agency: National Security Agency - Signals Intelligence Directorate
Date Created: 2011-09-09
Classification: Unclassified / Unclassified
Surveillance Program: None
Genre: Article : 2 p.
Date Published: 2014-03-07
Journalist(s): Peter Maass
Originating News Outlet: The Intercept
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The Attorney General's Report on the Use of Pen Registers and Trap and Trace Devices Under the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act
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Creating Agency: Attorney General of the United States
Date Created: ca.2013-09
Classification: Unclassified / Unclassified
Surveillance Program: General intelligence
Genre: Report : 24 p.
Date Published: 2014-03-03
Publishing Officer(s): Unknown
Originating News Outlet: EPIC
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BOUNDLESSINFORMANT - Frequently Asked Questions
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Creating Agency: National Security Agency
Date Created: 2012-09-06
Classification: Unclassified / FOUO
Surveillance Program: BOUNDLESS INFORMANT
Genre: Factsheet : 3 p.
Date Published: 2014-06-18
Journalist(s): Spiegel Staff
Originating News Outlet: Der Spiegel
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BOUNDLESSINFORMANT - Frequently Asked Questions
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Creating Agency: National Security Agency
Date Created: 2012-09-06
Classification: Unclassified / FOUO
Surveillance Program: BOUNDLESS INFORMANT
Genre: Factsheet : 3 p.
Date Published: 2013-11-22
Journalist(s): Glenn Greenwald
Originating News Outlet: Dagbladet
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BOUNDLESSINFORMANT - Frequently Asked Questions
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Creating Agency: National Security Agency - Global Access Operations
Date Created: 2012-09-06
Classification: Unclassified / FOUO
Surveillance Program: BOUNDLESS INFORMANT
Genre: Factsheet : 3 p.
Date Published: 2013-06-11
Journalist(s): Glenn Greenwald : Ewen MacAskill
Originating News Outlet: The Guardian
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Business Records (BR) and Pen Register Tap and Trace (PR/TT) Bulk Metadata Programs
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Creating Agency: National Security Agency
Date Created: 2011-09-07
Classification: Unclassified / Unclassified
Surveillance Program: OVSC1205: Special Training on FISA (Analytical) : OVSC2106: Special Training on FISA (Technical) : Bulk Electronic Communications Metadata Program
Genre: Teaching materials : 14 p.
Date Published: 2013-11-18
Publishing Officer(s): James R. Clapper
Originating News Outlet: U.S. Government (Office of Director of National Intelligence)
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Business Records (BR) and Pen Register Tap and Trace (PR/TT) Metadata
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Creating Agency: National Security Agency
Date Created: 2011-10-11
Classification: Unclassified / Unclassified
Surveillance Program: OVSC1205: Special Training on FISA (Analytical) : OVSC2106: Special Training on FISA (Technical) : Bulk Electronic Communications Metadata Program
Genre: Teaching materials : 12 p.
Date Published: 2013-11-18
Publishing Officer(s): James R. Clapper
Originating News Outlet: U.S. Government (Office of Director of National Intelligence)
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Business Records (BR) FISA- Course Welcome
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Creating Agency: National Security Agency
Date Created: 2001-01-08
Classification: Unclassified / Unclassified
Surveillance Program: OVSC1205: Special Training on FISA (Analytical) : OVSC2106: Special Training on FISA (Technical) : Bulk Electronic Communications Metadata Program
Genre: Teaching materials : 40 p.
Date Published: 2013-11-18
Publishing Officer(s): James R. Clapper
Originating News Outlet: U.S. Government (Office of Director of National Intelligence)
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Classification Guide for Human Language Technology Models 2-20
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Creating Agency: National Security Agency - Human Language Technology Research
Date Created: ca.2011-05-18
Classification: Unclassified / FOUO
Surveillance Program: SIGINT
Genre: Classification guide : 4 p.
Date Published: 2015-05-05
Journalist(s): Dan Froomkin
Originating News Outlet: The Intercept
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Coming Soon! A Tool that Enables Non-Linguists to Analyze Foreign-TV News Programs
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Creating Agency: National Security Agency - Center for Time-Sensitive Information
Date Created: 2008-10-23
Classification: Unclassified / FOUO
Surveillance Program: SIGINT
Genre: Newsletter : 1 p.
Date Published: 2015-05-05
Journalist(s): Dan Froomkin
Originating News Outlet: The Intercept
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Cryptological School Course on Legal, Compliance and Minimization Procedures
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Creating Agency: National Security Agency - Office of General Counsel
Date Created: ca.2009-08
Classification: Unclassified / Unclassified
Surveillance Program: General intelligence
Genre: Teaching materials : 133 p.
Date Published: 2013-11-19
Publishing Officer(s): James R. Clapper
Originating News Outlet: U.S. Government (Office of Director of National Intelligence)
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Dual Authorities (SIGINT/IA) Online Training Job Aid
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Creating Agency: National Security Agency
Date Created: 2011-11-01
Classification: Unclassified / FOUO
Surveillance Program: General Intelligence
Genre: Presentation slides : 1 p.
Date Published: 2013-08-15
Journalist(s): Barton Gellman
Originating News Outlet: The Washington Post
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ELINT Analysts - Overcome by Overload? Help is Here with IM&S
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Creating Agency: National Security Agency - Signals Intelligence Directorate
Date Created: 2011-03-10
Classification: Unclassified : FOUO / Unknown
Surveillance Program: None
Genre: Memo : 1 p.
Date Published: 2015-05-28
Journalist(s): Peter Maass
Originating News Outlet: The Intercept
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An excerpt of CSE's response to CBC's operations
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Creating Agency: Communications Security Establishment Canada
Date Created: 2015-03-06
Classification: Unclassified / Unclassified
Surveillance Program: General intelligence
Genre: Memo : 5 p.
Date Published: 2015-03-23
Publishing Officer(s): Amber Hildebrandt : Dave Seglins : Michael Pereira
Originating News Outlet: CBC
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FISA Business Records Telephony Metadata Collection
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Creating Agency: National Security Agency - Office of General Counsel
Date Created: 2004-11-23
Classification: Unclassified / Unclassified
Surveillance Program: Bulk Electronic Communications Metadata Program
Genre: Report : 3 p.
Date Published: 2013-11-18
Publishing Officer(s): James R. Clapper
Originating News Outlet: U.S. Government (Office of Director of National Intelligence)
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Have a Supervisory Dilemma? Ask Zelda (Topic: 'Is Bain de Soleil a Bane on NSA??')
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Creating Agency: National Security Agency - Signals Intelligence Directorate
Date Created: 2010-06-15
Classification: Unclassified / Unclassified
Surveillance Program: None
Genre: Article : 2 p.
Date Published: 2014-03-07
Journalist(s): Peter Maass
Originating News Outlet: The Intercept
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An Interview with Zelda
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Creating Agency: National Security Agency - Signals Intelligence Directorate
Date Created: 2011-05-05
Classification: Unclassified / Unclassified
Surveillance Program: None
Genre: Article : 2 p.
Date Published: 2014-03-07
Journalist(s): Peter Maass
Originating News Outlet: The Intercept
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Legal Compliance and U.S. Persons Minimization Procedures
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Creating Agency: National Security Agency - Signals Intelligence Directorate
Date Created: 2011-01-25
Classification: Unclassified / Unclassified
Surveillance Program: General intelligence
Genre: Memo : 52 p.
Date Published: 2013-11-19
Publishing Officer(s): James R. Clapper
Originating News Outlet: U.S. Government (Office of Director of National Intelligence)
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A Little Bad Aibling Nostalgia
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Creating Agency: National Security Agency
Date Created: 2004-04-06
Classification: Unclassified / FOUO
Surveillance Program: None
Genre: Newsletter : 3 p.
Date Published: 2014-06-18
Journalist(s): Spiegel Staff
Originating News Outlet: Der Spiegel
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Malware from the Five Eyes
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Creating Agency: Five Eyes Network
Classification: Unclassified / Unknown
Surveillance Program: WARRIORPRIDE : QWERTY
Genre: Code : 13 p.
Date Published: 2015-01-17
Journalist(s): Aaron Gibson : Andy Müller-Maguhn : Claudio Guarnieri : Hilmar Schmundt : Jacob Appelbaum : Laura Poitras : Leif Ryge : Marcel Rosenbach : Michael Sontheimer
Originating News Outlet: Der Spiegel
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Memorandum for the Deputy Program Manager for Counterterrorism Special Projects, Analysis and Production
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Creating Agency: Attorney General of the United States
Date Created: 2008-08-29
Classification: Unclassified / Unclassified
Surveillance Program: Bulk Electronic Communications Metadata Program
Genre: Memo : 17 p.
Date Published: 2013-11-19
Publishing Officer(s): James R. Clapper
Originating News Outlet: U.S. Government (Office of Director of National Intelligence)
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MYSTIC
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Creating Agency: National Security Agency - Special Source Operations
Date Created: ca.2011
Classification: Unclassified / FOUO
Surveillance Program: MYSTIC
Genre: Presentation slides : 1 p.
Date Published: 2014-03-18
Journalist(s): Barton Gellman : Ashkan Soltani
Originating News Outlet: The Washington Post
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Op-ed: Leave Bright Pebbles, Not Breadcrumbs, for Those Coming After You
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Creating Agency: National Security Agency - Signals Intelligence Directorate
Date Created: 2010-09-24
Classification: Unclassified : FOUO / Unknown
Surveillance Program: None
Genre: Memo : 2 p.
Date Published: 2015-05-28
Journalist(s): Peter Maass
Originating News Outlet: The Intercept
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SID Around the World: The Rheinland
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Creating Agency: National Security Agency - Signals Intelligence Directorate
Date Created: 2003-09-16
Classification: Unknown : Unclassified / FOUO
Surveillance Program: None
Genre: Newsletter : 3 p.
Date Published: 2014-06-18
Journalist(s): Spiegel Staff
Originating News Outlet: Der Spiegel
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The SIGINT Philiosopher: Lessons for Civil Servants from the American Civil War
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Creating Agency: National Security Agency - SIGINT Development
Date Created: 2012-10-22
Classification: Unclassified / FOUO
Genre: Newsletter : 4 p.
Date Published: 2015-08-11
Journalist(s): Peter Maass
Originating News Outlet: The Intercept
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The SIGINT Philosopher: Cognitive Overflow?
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Creating Agency: National Security Agency - Signals Intelligence Directorate
Date Created: 2011-04-15
Classification: FOUO : Unclassified / Unknown
Surveillance Program: None
Genre: Memo : 1 p.
Date Published: 2015-05-28
Journalist(s): Peter Maass
Originating News Outlet: The Intercept
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The SIGINT Philosopher: Too Many Choices
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Creating Agency: National Security Agency - Signals Intelligence Directorate
Date Created: 2011-01-18
Classification: Unclassified : FOUO / Unknown
Surveillance Program: None
Genre: Memo : 2 p.
Date Published: 2015-05-28
Journalist(s): Peter Maass
Originating News Outlet: The Intercept
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The SIGINT Philosopher: Unlike all of My Terribe Teammates, I am a Wonderful Teammate
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Creating Agency: National Security Agency - SIGINT Development
Date Created: 2012-09-17
Classification: Unclassified / FOUO
Genre: Newsletter : 4 p.
Date Published: 2015-08-11
Journalist(s): Peter Maass
Originating News Outlet: The Intercept
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The SIGINT Philospher: The Fallacies Behind the Scenes
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Creating Agency: National Security Agency - Signals Intelligence Directorate
Date Created: 2011-03-15
Classification: Unclassified : FOUO / Unknown
Surveillance Program: None
Genre: Memo : 2 p.
Date Published: 2015-05-28
Journalist(s): Peter Maass
Originating News Outlet: The Intercept
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"Signal v Noise" Column: Do We Need a Bigger SIGINT Truck?
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Creating Agency: National Security Agency - Signals Intelligence Directorate
Date Created: 2012-01-23
Classification: FOUO : Unclassified / Unknown
Surveillance Program: None
Genre: Memo : 2 p.
Date Published: 2015-05-28
Journalist(s): Peter Maass
Originating News Outlet: The Intercept
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"Signal v. Noise" Column: Summit Fever
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Creating Agency: National Security Agency - Signals Intelligence Directorate
Date Created: 2012-06-25
Classification: Unclassified : FOUO / Unknown
Surveillance Program: None
Genre: Memo : 2 p.
Date Published: 2015-05-28
Journalist(s): Peter Maass
Originating News Outlet: The Intercept
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The Technical Work Role
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Creating Agency: National Security Agency
Date Created: 2011-10-13
Classification: Unclassified / Unclassified
Surveillance Program: OVSC1205: Special Training on FISA (Analytical) : OVSC2106: Special Training on FISA (Technical) : Bulk Electronic Communications Metadata Program
Genre: Teaching materials : 31 p.
Date Published: 2013-11-19
Publishing Officer(s): James R. Clapper
Originating News Outlet: U.S. Government (Office of Director of National Intelligence)
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Timeline of Surveillance Law Developments
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Creating Agency: National Security Agency
Date Created: ca.2010
Classification: Unclassified / FOUO
Surveillance Program: General intelligence
Genre: Memo : 1 p.
Date Published: 2014-03-11
Journalist(s): Charlie Savage : Laura Poitras
Originating News Outlet: The New York Times
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USSID 18 - Procedures for Monitoring Radio Communications of Suspected International Narcotics Traffickers
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Creating Agency: National Security Agency - Signals Intelligence Directorate
Date Created: 1986-04-24
Classification: Unclassified / Unclassified
Surveillance Program: General intelligence
Genre: Memo : 8 p.
Date Published: 2013-11-19
Publishing Officer(s): James R. Clapper
Originating News Outlet: U.S. Government (Office of Director of National Intelligence)
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Verification Requirement
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Creating Agency: National Security Agency
Date Created: ca.2010-01
Classification: Unclassified / Unclassified
Surveillance Program: Bulk Electronic Communications Metadata Program
Genre: Presentation slides : 1 p.
Date Published: 2013-11-18
Publishing Officer(s): James R. Clapper
Originating News Outlet: U.S. Government (Office of Director of National Intelligence)
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Welcome to OVSC1205
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Creating Agency: National Security Agency
Date Created: 2009-07-11
Classification: Unclassified / Unclassified
Surveillance Program: OVSC1205: Special Training on FISA (Analytical) : OVSC2106: Special Training on FISA (Technical) : Bulk Electronic Communications Metadata Program
Genre: Teaching materials : 7 p.
Date Published: 2013-11-19
Publishing Officer(s): James R. Clapper
Originating News Outlet: U.S. Government (Office of Director of National Intelligence)
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Welcome to OVSC2104 : Business Records (BR) FISA
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Creating Agency: National Security Agency - Office of General Counsel
Date Created: 2007-01-08
Classification: Unclassified / Unclassified
Surveillance Program: Bulk Electronic Communications Metadata Program
Genre: Teaching materials : 18 p.
Date Published: 2013-11-19
Publishing Officer(s): James R. Clapper
Originating News Outlet: U.S. Government (Office of Director of National Intelligence)
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XKEYSCORE Fingerprints
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Creating Agency: National Security Agency
Date Created: ca.2012
Classification: Unclassified / Unclassified
Surveillance Program: XKEYSCORE
Genre: Presentation slides : 1 p.
Date Published: 2014-06-16
Journalist(s): Spiegel Staff
Originating News Outlet: Der Spiegel
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XKEYSCORE - Swedish Example
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Creating Agency: National Security Agency
Date Created: ca.2009-01-20
Classification: Unclassified / Unknown
Surveillance Program: XKEYSCORE
Genre: Teaching materials : 1 p.
Date Published: 2013-12-11
Journalist(s): Gunnar Rensfeldt
Originating News Outlet: SVT
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