2012 STARGATE CNE Requirements
Document Source
Creating Agency: Government Communications Headquarters (GCHQ)
Date Created: ca.2012
Classification: Secret / STRAP 1
Surveillance Program: STARGATE
Genre: Wiki article : 2 p.
Date Published: 2014-12-14
Journalist(s): Ryan Gallagher
Originating News Outlet: The Intercept
Article Link
Cyber Defence Operations Legal and Policy
Document Source
Creating Agency: Government Communications Headquarters (GCHQ)
Date Created: ca.2012
Classification: TOP SECRET : COMINT / STRAP 1
Surveillance Program: GORDIAN KNOT : XKEYSCORE
Genre: Wiki Article : 16 p.
Date Published: 2015-09-25
Journalist(s): Ryan Gallagher
Originating News Outlet: The Intercept
Article Link
Analytics for Targets in Europe
Document Source
Creating Agency: National Security Agency
Date Created: ca.2012
Classification: Top Secret : SI / 5VEY
Surveillance Program: General intelligence
Genre: Presentation slides : 1 p.
Date Published: 2014-06-16
Journalist(s): Spiegel Staff
Originating News Outlet: Der Spiegel
Article Link
HRA auditing
Document Source
Creating Agency: Government Communications Headquarters (GCHQ)
Date Created: ca.2012
Classification: TOP SECRET : COMINT / STRAP 1
Surveillance Program: General Intelligence
Genre: Wiki Article : 5 p.
Date Published: 2015-09-25
Journalist(s): Ryan Gallagher
Originating News Outlet: The Intercept
Article Link
AURORAGOLD: Two Synergistic Efforts
Document Source
Creating Agency: National Security Agency - Office of SIGINT Development
Date Created: ca.2012
Classification: Secret / 5VEY
Surveillance Program: AURORAGOLD
Genre: Presentation slides : 6 p.
Date Published: 2014-12-04
Journalist(s): Ryan Gallagher
Originating News Outlet: The Intercept
Article Link
Psychology: A New Kind of SIGDEV
Document Source
Creating Agency: Government Communications Headquarters (GCHQ) - Office of SIGINT Development
Date Created: ca.2012
Classification: Top Secret / 5VEY
Surveillance Program: SQUEAKY DOLPHIN : GTE - GLOBAL TELECOMS EXPLOITATION
Genre: Presentation slides : 49 p.
Date Published: 2014-01-27
Journalist(s): Richard Esposito : Glenn Greenwald : Matthew Cole : Mark Schone
Originating News Outlet: NBC
Article Link
Hacktivism: Online Covert Action
Document Source
Creating Agency: Government Communications Headquarters (GCHQ) - Joint Threat Research Intelligence Group
Date Created: ca.2012
Classification: Top Secret : COMINT / 5VEY
Surveillance Program: Rolling Thunder : WEALTH
Genre: Presentation slides : 15 p.
Date Published: 2014-02-04
Journalist(s): Mark Schone : Richard Esposito : Matthew Cole : Glenn Greenwald
Originating News Outlet: NBC
Article Link
Cyber Integration : The Art of the Possible
Document Source
Creating Agency: Government Communications Headquarters (GCHQ) - Joint Threat Research Intelligence Group
Date Created: ca.2012
Classification: Top Secret : COMINT / 5VEY
Surveillance Program: General intelligence
Genre: Presentation slides and notes : 16 p.
Date Published: 2014-02-07
Journalist(s): Matthew Cole : Richard Esposito : Mark Schone : Glenn Greenwald
Originating News Outlet: NBC
Article Link
Events Analysis
Document Source
Creating Agency: Government Communications Headquarters (GCHQ)
Date Created: ca.2012
Classification: Unknown / Unknown
Surveillance Program: SALAMANCA : HAUSTORIUM : THUGGEE : IMMINGLE
Genre: Presentation Slides : 1 p.
Date Published: 2015-09-25
Journalist(s): Ryan Gallagher
Originating News Outlet: The Intercept
Article Link
SIGINT Authority Decision Tree
Document Source
Creating Agency: National Security Agency
Date Created: ca.2012
Classification: Unknown / Unknown
Surveillance Program: General intelligence
Genre: Teaching materials : 1 p.
Date Published: 2014-07-23
Journalist(s): Ellen Nakashima : Ashkan Soltani
Originating News Outlet: The Washington Post
Article Link
Boundless Informant : Netherlands, Dec 10 2012 - Jan 8 2013
Document Source
Creating Agency: National Security Agency
Date Created: ca.2012
Classification: Unknown / Unknown
Surveillance Program: BOUNDLESS INFORMANT
Genre: Report : 1 p.
Date Published: 2014-02-07
Journalist(s): Steven Derix : Huib Modderkolk
Originating News Outlet: NRC
Article Link
Black Budget for 2013 p.360-364
Document Source
Creating Agency: United States Intelligence Community
Date Created: ca.2012
Classification: TOP SECRET / NOFORN
Surveillance Program: SIGINT
Genre: Budget justification : 5 p.
Date Published: 2015-05-05
Journalist(s): Dan Froomkin
Originating News Outlet: The Intercept
Article Link
Cable Master List
Document Source
Creating Agency: Government Communications Headquarters (GCHQ)
Date Created: ca.2012
Classification: Unknown / Unknown
Surveillance Program: REMEDY : GERONTIC
Genre: Report : 58 p.
Date Published: 2014-11-25
Journalist(s): Frederick Obermaier : Henrik Moltke : Laura Poitras : Jan Strozyk
Originating News Outlet: Süddeutsche Zeitung
Article Link
Intercept with OTR encrypted chat
Document Source
Creating Agency: National Security Agency
Date Created: ca.2012
Classification: Top Secret / REL USA, AUS
Surveillance Program: SIGINT Enabling Project
Genre: Chat Log : 2 p.
Date Published: 2014-12-28
Journalist(s): Spiegel Staff
Originating News Outlet: Der Spiegel
Article Link
Tony Fullman NSA Files
Document Source
Creating Agency: National Security Agency
Date Created: 2012
Classification: Top Secret : COMINT / REL US, AUS, NZ
Surveillance Program: PRISM
Genre: Target Profiles : 6 p.
Date Published: 2016-08-14
Journalist(s): Ryan Gallagher : Nicky Hager
Originating News Outlet: The Intercept
Article Link
Bundesnachrichtendienst - Structure of the BND
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Creating Agency: National Security Agency
Date Created: ca.2012
Classification: Secret / REL DEU, DNK, ESP, FRA, ITA, GBR, NLD, NOR, SWE, USA
Surveillance Program: None
Genre: Presentation slides : 6 p.
Date Published: 2014-06-18
Journalist(s): Spiegel Staff
Originating News Outlet: Der Spiegel
Article Link
Psychology : A New Kind of SIGDEV
Document Source
Creating Agency: Government Communications Headquarters (GCHQ)
Date Created: ca.2012
Classification: Top Secret : SI / 5VEY
Surveillance Program: SQUEAKY DOLPHIN : ANTICRISISGIRL
Genre: Presentation slides : 44 p.
Date Published: 2014-02-18
Journalist(s): Glenn Greenwald : Ryan Gallagher
Originating News Outlet: The Intercept
Article Link
DEA / NSA SANDKEY Voice Intercepts
Document Source
Creating Agency: National Security Agency
Date Created: ca.2012
Classification: Confidential / 5VEY
Surveillance Program: SANDKEY
Genre: Presentation slides : 4 p.
Date Published: 2014-06-10
Journalist(s): None
Originating News Outlet: Cryptome
Article Link
NIOC Maryland Advanced Computer Network Operations Course
Document Source
Creating Agency: Navy Information Operations Command Maryland
Date Created: ca.2012
Classification: Top Secret / 5VEY
Surveillance Program: SIGINT Enabling Project
Genre: Teaching materials : 57 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
Article Link
Serendipity Briefing Slides
Document Source
Creating Agency: National Security Agency - Special Source Operations
Date Created: ca.2012
Classification: Top Secret : SI / NOFORN
Surveillance Program: SERENDIPITY
Genre: Presentation slides : 3 p.
Date Published: 2013-11-26
Journalist(s): Craig Timberg : Barton Gellman : Ashkan Soltani
Originating News Outlet: The Washington Post
Article Link
IRONSAND Mission
Document Source
Creating Agency: Government Communications Security Bureau
Date Created: ca.2012
Classification: Unknown / Unknown
Surveillance Program: IRONSAND : SPEARGUN
Genre: Presentation slides : 1 p.
Date Published: 2014-09-14
Journalist(s): Glenn Greenwald : Ryan Gallagher
Originating News Outlet: The Intercept
Article Link
Event {SIGINT}
Document Source
Creating Agency: Government Communications Headquarters (GCHQ)
Date Created: ca.2012
Classification: SECRET : COMINT / STRAP 1
Surveillance Program: HAUSTORIUM : SOCIAL ANTHROPOID : GEOFUSION : SAMREF : HARD ASSOC : SALAMANCA : ASSOCIATION : BANYAN : MAINWAY : FASCIA : CULTWEAVE II : TEEDALE : PILBEAM : INTERSTELLAR DUST
Genre: Wiki Article : 5 p.
Date Published: 2015-09-25
Journalist(s): Ryan Gallagher
Originating News Outlet: The Intercept
Article Link
Partner Cables
Document Source
Creating Agency: Government Communications Headquarters (GCHQ)
Date Created: ca.2012
Classification: Unknown / Unknown
Surveillance Program: REMEDY : GERONTIC : DACRON : LITTLE : STREET CAR : PINNAGE : VITREOUS
Genre: Report : 1 p.
Date Published: 2014-11-25
Journalist(s): Frederick Obermaier : Henrik Moltke : Laura Poitras : Jan Strozyk
Originating News Outlet: Süddeutsche Zeitung
Article Link
Identity Intelligence: Image is Everything
Document Source
Creating Agency: National Security Agency
Date Created: ca.2012
Classification: Top Secret / 5VEY
Surveillance Program: General intelligence
Genre: Presentation slides : 4 p.
Date Published: 2014-05-31
Journalist(s): James Risen : Laura Poitras
Originating News Outlet: The New York Times
Article Link
QUANTUM Memo
Document Source
Creating Agency: Government Communications Headquarters (GCHQ)
Date Created: ca.2012
Classification: Unknown / Unknown
Surveillance Program: QUANTUM : SOUNDER
Genre: Presentation slides : 1 p.
Date Published: 2013-12-11
Journalist(s): Gunnar Rensfeldt
Originating News Outlet: SVT
Article Link
Provision of XKEYSCORE to BfV
Document Source
Creating Agency: National Security Agency
Date Created: ca.2012
Classification: Top Secret : SI / NOFORN
Surveillance Program: XKEYSCORE
Genre: Presentation slides : 1 p.
Date Published: 2014-06-18
Journalist(s): Spiegel Staff
Originating News Outlet: Der Spiegel
Article Link
Hacking Large Routers
Document Source
Creating Agency: National Security Agency
Date Created: ca.2012
Classification: Top Secret : SI / REL
Surveillance Program: General intelligence
Genre: Memo : 1 p.
Date Published: 2014-03-12
Journalist(s): Ryan Gallagher : Glenn Greenwald
Originating News Outlet: The Intercept
Article Link
Cables we do not currently have good access
Document Source
Creating Agency: Government Communications Headquarters (GCHQ)
Date Created: ca.2012
Classification: Unknown / Unknown
Surveillance Program: GERONTIC : REMEDY
Genre: Report : 2 p.
Date Published: 2014-11-25
Journalist(s): Frederick Obermaier : Henrik Moltke : Laura Poitras : Jan Strozyk
Originating News Outlet: Süddeutsche Zeitung
Article Link
The ART of DECEPTION : Training for a New Generation of Online Covert Operations
Document Source
Creating Agency: Government Communications Headquarters (GCHQ)
Date Created: ca.2012
Classification: Secret : SI / 5VEY
Surveillance Program: Online HUMINT programs
Genre: Presentation slides : 52 p.
Date Published: 2014-02-24
Journalist(s): Glenn Greenwald
Originating News Outlet: The Intercept
Article Link
TLS Trends: A roundtable discussion on current usage and future directions
Document Source
Creating Agency: Communications Security Establishment Canada
Date Created: ca.2012
Classification: Top Secret / 5VEY
Surveillance Program: SIGINT Enabling Project
Genre: Presentation slides : 15 p.
Date Published: 2014-12-28
Journalist(s): Spiegel Staff
Originating News Outlet: Der Spiegel
Article Link
XKEYSCORE Fingerprints
Document Source
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
Article Link
Driver 1: Worldwide SIGINT/Defense Cryptologic Platform
Document Source
Creating Agency: National Security Agency
Date Created: ca.2012
Classification: Top Secret : COMINT / 5VEY
Surveillance Program: Computer Network Exploitation (CNE)
Genre: Presentation slides : 1 p.
Date Published: 2013-11-23
Journalist(s): Floor Boon : Steven Derix : Huib Modderkolk
Originating News Outlet: NRC
Article Link
Intercept with PGP encrypted message
Document Source
Creating Agency: National Security Agency
Date Created: ca.2012
Classification: Top Secret / REL USA, AUS
Surveillance Program: SIGINT Enabling Project
Genre: Chat Log : 1 p.
Date Published: 2014-12-28
Journalist(s): Spiegel Staff
Originating News Outlet: Der Spiegel
Article Link
Synergising Network Analysis Tradecraft : Network Tradecraft Advancement Team (NTAT)
Document Source
Creating Agency: Communications Security Establishment Canada
Date Created: ca.2012
Classification: Top Secret : SI / Unknown
Surveillance Program: XKEYSCORE : IRRITANT HORN
Genre: Presentation Slides : 52 p.
Date Published: 2015-05-21
Journalist(s): Amber Hildebrandt : Dave Seglins
Originating News Outlet: CBC
Article Link
Black Budget for 2013 p.262
Document Source
Creating Agency: United States Intelligence Community
Date Created: ca.2012
Classification: TOP SECRET / NOFORN
Surveillance Program: SIGINT
Genre: Budget justification : 1 p.
Date Published: 2015-05-05
Journalist(s): Dan Froomkin
Originating News Outlet: The Intercept
Article Link
Access Breakdown
Document Source
Creating Agency: Government Communications Headquarters (GCHQ)
Date Created: ca.2012
Classification: Unknown / Unknown
Surveillance Program: REMEDY : GERONTIC
Genre: Report : 1 p.
Date Published: 2014-11-25
Journalist(s): Frederick Obermaier : Henrik Moltke : Laura Poitras : Jan Strozyk
Originating News Outlet: Süddeutsche Zeitung
Article Link
Cable Regions
Document Source
Creating Agency: Government Communications Headquarters (GCHQ)
Date Created: ca.2012
Classification: Unknown / Unknown
Surveillance Program: GERONTIC : REMEDY
Genre: Report : 2 p.
Date Published: 2014-11-25
Journalist(s): Frederick Obermaier : Henrik Moltke : Laura Poitras : Jan Strozyk
Originating News Outlet: Süddeutsche Zeitung
Article Link
Levitation and the FFU Hypothesis
Document Source
Creating Agency: Communications Security Establishment Canada
Date Created: ca.2012
Classification: Top Secret : SI / 5VEY
Surveillance Program: LEVITATION : OLYMPIA
Genre: Presentation slides : 21 p.
Date Published: 2015-01-27
Journalist(s): Amber Hildebrandt : Michael Pereira : Dave Seglins
Originating News Outlet: CBC
Article Link
Communications Capability Development Programme
Document Source
Creating Agency: Government Communications Headquarters (GCHQ)
Date Created: ca.2012
Classification: TOP SECRET : COMINT / STRAP 1
Surveillance Program: CCD - Communications Capaility Development Program : IMP - Intercept Modernisation Programme
Genre: Wiki Article : 3 p.
Date Published: 2016-06-07
Journalist(s): Ryan Gallagher
Originating News Outlet: The Intercept
Article Link
Where we want to be
Document Source
Creating Agency: Government Communications Headquarters (GCHQ)
Date Created: ca.2012
Classification: Unknown / Unknown
Surveillance Program: REMEDY : GERONTIC
Genre: Report : 1 p.
Date Published: 2014-11-25
Journalist(s): Frederick Obermaier : Henrik Moltke : Laura Poitras : Jan Strozyk
Originating News Outlet: Süddeutsche Zeitung
Article Link
SKYNET: Applying Advanced Cloud-based Behavior Analytics
Document Source
Creating Agency: National Security Agency - SIGINT Development
Date Created: ca.2012
Classification: TOP SECRET / REL USA, AUS, CAN, GBR, NZL
Surveillance Program: SKYNET : DEMONSPIT : SIGINT Enabling Project
Genre: Presentation slides : 20 p.
Date Published: 2015-05-08
Journalist(s): Glenn Greenwald : Cora Currier : Andrew Fishman
Originating News Outlet: The Intercept
Article Link
CNE EndPoint Project Load
Document Source
Creating Agency: Government Communications Headquarters (GCHQ)
Date Created: ca.2012
Classification: Top Secret / STRAP 1
Surveillance Program: EndPoint : PFENNING ALPHA
Genre: Report : 1 p.
Date Published: 2014-11-25
Journalist(s): Frederick Obermaier : Henrik Moltke : Laura Poitras : Jan Strozyk
Originating News Outlet: Süddeutsche Zeitung
Article Link
SKYNET: Courier Detection via Machine Learning
Document Source
Creating Agency: National Security Agency
Date Created: ca.2012
Classification: TOP SECRET / 5VEY
Surveillance Program: SKYNET : SIGINT Enabling Project
Genre: Presentation slides : 20 p.
Date Published: 2015-05-08
Journalist(s): Andrew Fishman : Cora Currier : Glenn Greenwald
Originating News Outlet: The Intercept
Article Link
Where we are
Document Source
Creating Agency: Government Communications Headquarters (GCHQ)
Date Created: ca.2012
Classification: Unknown / Unknown
Surveillance Program: REMEDY : GERONTIC
Genre: Report : 1 p.
Date Published: 2014-11-25
Journalist(s): Frederick Obermaier : Henrik Moltke : Laura Poitras : Jan Strozyk
Originating News Outlet: Süddeutsche Zeitung
Article Link
PTC Glossary
Document Source
Creating Agency: Government Communications Headquarters (GCHQ)
Date Created: ca.2012
Classification: Top Secret : COMINT / STRAP 1
Surveillance Program: INCENSER : GERONTIC
Genre: Wiki article : 1 p.
Date Published: 2014-11-25
Journalist(s): Frederick Obermaier : Henrik Moltke : Laura Poitras : Jan Strozyk
Originating News Outlet: Süddeutsche Zeitung
Article Link
ROCKRIDGE
Document Source
Creating Agency: Government Communications Headquarters (GCHQ)
Date Created: ca. 2012
Classification: SECRET / STRAP 1
Surveillance Program: BLACK HOLE : MUTANT BROTH : HRMAP : KARMA POLICE : SOCIAL ANIMAL : AUTOASSOC : MARBLED GECKO : SAMUEL PEPYS : MEMORY HOLE : INFINITE MONKEYS
Genre: Presentation Slides : 9 p.
Date Published: 2015-09-25
Journalist(s): Ryan Gallagher
Originating News Outlet: The Intercept
Article Link
Cable Master List
Document Source
Creating Agency: Government Communications Headquarters (GCHQ)
Date Created: ca.2012
Classification: Unknown / Unknown
Surveillance Program: GERONTIC
Genre: Report : 1 p.
Date Published: 2014-11-25
Journalist(s): Frederick Obermaier : Henrik Moltke : Laura Poitras : Jan Strozyk
Originating News Outlet: Süddeutsche Zeitung
Article Link
TLS trends at GCHQ
Document Source
Creating Agency: National Security Agency
Date Created: ca.2012
Classification: Top Secret / REL
Surveillance Program: FLYING PIG : BULLRUN : BROAD OAK : TargeTLS
Genre: Presentation slides : 11 p.
Date Published: 2014-12-28
Journalist(s): Spiegel Staff
Originating News Outlet: Der Spiegel
Article Link
Increasing Collection Capacity
Document Source
Creating Agency: National Security Agency - Tailored Access Operations
Date Created: ca.2012
Classification: Secret : SI / Unknown
Surveillance Program: General intelligence
Genre: Memo : 1 p.
Date Published: 2014-03-12
Journalist(s): Ryan Gallagher : Glenn Greenwald
Originating News Outlet: The Intercept
Article Link
Excerpts from the "black budjet," Volume 2 "Combined Cryptologic Program"
Document Source
Creating Agency: National Security Agency
Date Created: ca. 2012
Classification: Top Secret : SI / 5VEY
Surveillance Program: CCP - Combined Cryptologic Program : OWN - Owning the Net : Pentrating Hard Targets
Genre: Budget justification : 3 p.
Date Published: 2014-01-02
Journalist(s): Steven Rich : Barton Gellman
Originating News Outlet: The Washington Post
Article Link
GSM Classification Guide
Document Source
Creating Agency: National Security Agency
Date Created: 2012
Classification: Top Secret : COMINT / 5VEY
Surveillance Program: GSM Surveillance Programs : CHALKFUN : FASCIA
Genre: Classification guide : 2 p.
Date Published: 2013-12-10
Journalist(s): Ashkan Soltani : Barton Gellman
Originating News Outlet: The Washington Post
Article Link
FOXACID these days...
Document Source
Creating Agency: National Security Agency
Date Created: ca.2012
Classification: Top Secret / NOFORN
Surveillance Program: FOXACID : WILLOWVIXEN : SECONDDATE : QUANTUM
Genre: Presentation slides : 3 p.
Date Published: 2014-03-12
Journalist(s): Glenn Greenwald : Ryan Gallagher
Originating News Outlet: The Intercept
Article Link
December "I hunt sys admins" NSA discussion forum posts
Document Source
Creating Agency: National Security Agency
Date Created: ca.2012-12
Classification: Top Secret / FOUO
Surveillance Program: QUANTUM
Genre: Internal message board posts : 6 p.
Date Published: 2014-03-20
Journalist(s): Ryan Gallagher : Peter Maass
Originating News Outlet: The Intercept
Article Link
Boundless Informant : Italy , Dec 18 - 24 2012
Document Source
Creating Agency: National Security Agency
Date Created: 2012-12-24
Classification: Unknown / Unknown
Surveillance Program: BOUNDLESS INFORMANT
Genre: Report : 4 p.
Date Published: 2013-12-05
Journalist(s): Glenn Greenwald : Stefania Maurizi
Originating News Outlet: l'Espresso
Article Link
Report on Architectural Risk 2012 - Summary
Document Source
Creating Agency: Government Communications Headquarters (GCHQ)
Date Created: 2012-12-03
Classification: TOP SECRET / STRAP 1
Surveillance Program: General Intelligence
Genre: Report : 6 p.
Date Published: 2015-09-25
Journalist(s): Ryan Gallagher
Originating News Outlet: The Intercept
Article Link
November Is It Time for a 'Target Reboot'?
Document Source
Creating Agency: National Security Agency
Date Created: 2012-11-10
Classification: Top Secret : SI : TK / 5VEY
Surveillance Program: PINWALE : CADENCE
Genre: Wiki article : 5 p.
Date Published: 2015-11-17
Journalist(s): Andrew Fishman : Glenn Greenwald
Originating News Outlet: The Intercept
Article Link
Interview with a SID "Hacker" -- Part 2: Hacker Culture and Worker Retention
Document Source
Creating Agency: National Security Agency - Signals Intelligence Directorate
Date Created: 2012-11-10
Classification: Top Secret : RELIDO : TK / 5VEY
Surveillance Program: General intelligence
Genre: Article : 4 p.
Date Published: 2015-06-12
Journalist(s): None
Originating News Outlet: The Intercept
Article Link
Who Else Is Targeting Your Target? Collecting Data Stolen by Hackers
Document Source
Creating Agency: Government Communications Headquarters (GCHQ)
Date Created: 2012-11-10
Classification: Top Secret : SI : TK / 5VEY
Surveillance Program: INTOLERANT
Genre: Article : 1 p.
Date Published: 2015-02-04
Journalist(s): Glenn Greenwald
Originating News Outlet: The Intercept
Article Link
Are Obscure Languages Still... Obscure?
Document Source
Creating Agency: National Security Agency
Date Created: 2012-11-10
Classification: Secret / FOUO
Genre: Newsletter : 3 p.
Date Published: 2015-08-11
Journalist(s): Peter Maass
Originating News Outlet: The Intercept
Article Link
"Ask Zelda" : Guilty Until Proven Innocent
Document Source
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
Article Link
October The SIGINT Philiosopher: Lessons for Civil Servants from the American Civil War
Document Source
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
Article Link
Op MULLENIZE and beyond - Staining Machines
Document Source
Creating Agency: Government Communications Headquarters (GCHQ)
Date Created: 2012-10-10
Classification: Top Secret : COMINT / STRAP 1
Surveillance Program: Operation MULLENIZE
Genre: Newsletter : 11 p.
Date Published: 2013-10-04
Journalist(s): Barton Gellman : Craig Timberg : Steven Rich
Originating News Outlet: The Washington Post
Article Link
Summary of DNR and DNI Co-Travel Analytics
Document Source
Creating Agency: National Security Agency
Date Created: 2012-10-01
Classification: Top Secret : COMINT / 5VEY
Surveillance Program: CO - TRAVELER : CHALKFUN : FASCIA
Genre: Report : 24 p.
Date Published: 2013-12-10
Journalist(s): Ashkan Soltani : Barton Gellman
Originating News Outlet: The Washington Post
Article Link
September TEMPORA -- "The World's Largest XKEYSCORE" -- Is Now Available to Qualified NSA Users
Document Source
Creating Agency: National Security Agency
Date Created: 2012-09-19
Classification: Top Secret / FOUO
Surveillance Program: TEMPORA : XKEYSCORE
Genre: Newsletter : 4 p.
Date Published: 2014-06-18
Journalist(s): Spiegel Staff
Originating News Outlet: Der Spiegel
Article Link
The SIGINT Philosopher: Unlike all of My Terribe Teammates, I am a Wonderful Teammate
Document Source
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
Article Link
BOUNDLESSINFORMANT - Frequently Asked Questions
Document Source
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
Article Link
BOUNDLESSINFORMANT - Frequently Asked Questions
Document Source
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
Article Link
BOUNDLESSINFORMANT - Frequently Asked Questions
Document Source
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
Article Link
August SSO Acquisition Optimization
Document Source
Creating Agency: National Security Agency - Special Source Operations
Date Created: ca.2012-08
Classification: Top Secret : SI / NOFORN
Surveillance Program: SCISSORS
Genre: Presentation slides : 7 p.
Date Published: 2013-10-14
Journalist(s): Barton Gellman : Ashkan Soltani
Originating News Outlet: The Washington Post
Article Link
Content Acquisition Optimization
Document Source
Creating Agency: National Security Agency - Special Source Operations
Date Created: ca.2012-08
Classification: Top Secret : SI / NOFORN
Surveillance Program: PINWALE : MARINA : MAINWAY : CLOUDs
Genre: Presentation slides : 9 p.
Date Published: 2013-10-14
Journalist(s): Barton Gellman : Ashkan Soltani
Originating News Outlet: The Washington Post
Article Link
The SIGINT Philosopher: In Praise of Not Knowing
Document Source
Creating Agency: National Security Agency - SIGINT Development
Date Created: 2012-08-18
Classification: Secret / REL
Genre: Newsletter : 4 p.
Date Published: 2015-08-11
Journalist(s): Peter Maass
Originating News Outlet: The Intercept
Article Link
The SIGINT Philosopher: In Praise of Not Knowing
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Creating Agency: National Security Agency - Signals Intelligence Directorate
Date Created: 2012-08-16
Classification: Unclassifed : FOUO / Unknown
Surveillance Program: None
Genre: Memo : 2 p.
Date Published: 2015-05-28
Journalist(s): Peter Maass
Originating News Outlet: The Intercept
Article Link
User's Guide For PRISM Skype Collection
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Creating Agency: National Security Agency
Date Created: ca.2012-08
Classification: Top Secret / NOFORN
Surveillance Program: PRISM
Genre: Factsheet : 9 p.
Date Published: 2014-12-28
Journalist(s): Spiegel Staff
Originating News Outlet: Der Spiegel
Article Link
July YRS GEARS UP TO CELEBRATE 40 YEARS
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Creating Agency: National Security Agency - Yakima Research Station
Date Created: 2012-07
Classification: Top Secret / 5VEY
Surveillance Program: ECHELON
Genre: Newsletter : 1 p.
Date Published: 2015-08-03
Journalist(s): Duncan Campbell
Originating News Outlet: The Intercept
Article Link
The SIGINT Philosopher: When Brevity Is Just the Soul of ''Huh?''
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Creating Agency: National Security Agency - SIGINT Development
Date Created: 2012-07-16
Classification: TOP SECRET : SI : TK / REL USA, AUS, CAN, GBR, NZL
Genre: Newsletter : 3 p.
Date Published: 2015-08-11
Journalist(s): Peter Maass
Originating News Outlet: The Intercept
Article Link
BOUNDLESSINFORMANT : Describing Mission Capabilities from Metadata Records
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Creating Agency: National Security Agency - Global Access Operations
Date Created: 2012-07-13
Classification: Top Secret : SI / NOFORN
Surveillance Program: BOUNDLESS INFORMANT
Genre: Presentation slides : 8 p.
Date Published: 2013-11-04
Journalist(s): German Aranda
Originating News Outlet: El Mundo
Article Link
BOUNDLESSINFORMANT : Describing Mission Capabilities from Metadata Records
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Creating Agency: National Security Agency - Global Access Operations
Date Created: ca.2012-07-13
Classification: Top Secret : SI / NOFORN
Surveillance Program: BOUNDLESS INFORMANT
Genre: Presentation slides : 8 p.
Date Published: 2013-11-22
Journalist(s): Glenn Greenwald
Originating News Outlet: Dagbladet
Article Link
BOUNDLESSINFORMANT : Describing Mission Capabilities from Metadata Records
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Creating Agency: National Security Agency - Global Access Operations
Date Created: 2012-07-13
Classification: Top Secret : SI / NOFORN
Surveillance Program: BOUNDLESS INFORMANT
Genre: Presentation slides : 4 p.
Date Published: 2013-06-11
Journalist(s): Glenn Greenwald : Ewen MacAskill
Originating News Outlet: The Guardian
Article Link
JTRIG Tools and Techniques
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Creating Agency: Government Communications Headquarters (GCHQ)
Date Created: 2012-07-05
Classification: Top Secret : COMINT / STRAP 1
Surveillance Program: General intelligence
Genre: Wiki article : 8 p.
Date Published: 2014-07-14
Journalist(s): Glenn Greenwald
Originating News Outlet: The Intercept
Article Link
June Identifier Lead Triage with ECHOBASE
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Creating Agency: National Security Agency - Office of SIGINT Development
Date Created: 2012-06
Classification: Top Secret / 5VEY
Surveillance Program: GHOSTMACHINE : ECHOBASE
Genre: Presentation slides : 14 p.
Date Published: 2014-04-30
Journalist(s): Ryan Gallagher
Originating News Outlet: The Intercept
Article Link
TOR Stinks
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Creating Agency: National Security Agency
Date Created: ca.2012-06
Classification: Top Secret : COMINT / 5VEY
Surveillance Program: EGOTISTICALGIRAFFE : NEWTONS CRADLE : QUICKANT : ONIONBREATH : REMATION II
Genre: Presentation slides : 23 p.
Date Published: 2013-10-04
Journalist(s): James Ball : Bruce Schneier : Glenn Greenwald
Originating News Outlet: The Guardian
Article Link
Glossary : FAA Section 702
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Creating Agency: National Security Agency
Date Created: ca.2012-06
Classification: Top Secret : SI / NOFORN
Surveillance Program: MARINA : MAINWAY : NUCLEON : PINWALE
Genre: Glossary : 1 p.
Date Published: 2013-08-09
Journalist(s): James Ball : Spencer Ackerman
Originating News Outlet: The Guardian
Article Link
SNIPs of SIGINT: Monthly Notes for June 2012
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Creating Agency: National Security Agency
Date Created: 2012-06
Classification: TALENT KEYHOLE : Top Secret / 5VEY
Surveillance Program: PITIED FOOL : PANT SPARTY
Genre: Report : 5 p.
Date Published: 2015-01-17
Journalist(s): Aaron Gibson : Andy Müller-Maguhn : Claudio Guarnieri : Hilmar Schmundt : Jacob Appelbaum : Laura Poitras : Leif Ryge : Michael Sontheimer : Marcel Rosenbach
Originating News Outlet: Der Spiegel
Article Link
And They Said To The Titans: "Watch Out Olympians In The House" (sic)
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Creating Agency: Communications Security Establishment Canada
Date Created: 2012-06
Classification: Top Secret : SI / Unknown
Surveillance Program: OLYMPIA
Genre: Presentation slides : 19 p.
Date Published: 2013-11-30
Journalist(s): Colin Freeze : Glenn Greenwald
Originating News Outlet: The Globe and Mail
Article Link
Open Source for Cyber Defence / Progress
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Creating Agency: Government Communications Headquarters (GCHQ)
Date Created: 2012-06-25
Classification: Top Secret : COMINT / STRAP 1
Surveillance Program: LOVELY HORSE : HAPPY TRIGGER : ZooL : TWO FACE
Genre: Wiki article : 2 p.
Date Published: 2015-02-04
Journalist(s): Glenn Greenwald
Originating News Outlet: The Intercept
Article Link
"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
Article Link
The SIGINT Philiosopher: Descartes Would Have Been a Lousy SIGINT Reporter
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Creating Agency: National Security Agency - SIGINT Development
Date Created: 2012-06-15
Classification: SECRET / REL
Surveillance Program: SIGINT
Genre: Newsletter : 4 p.
Date Published: 2015-08-11
Journalist(s): Peter Maass
Originating News Outlet: The Intercept
Article Link
May US-983 STORMBREW
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Creating Agency: National Security Agency - Special Source Operations
Date Created: 2012-05
Classification: Unknown / Unknown
Surveillance Program: STORMBREW
Genre: Presentation slides : 7 p.
Date Published: 2013-09-08
Journalist(s): Unknown
Originating News Outlet: O Globo Fantastico
Article Link
Somalget
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Creating Agency: National Security Agency - International Crime and Narcotics
Date Created: ca.2012-05
Classification: Top Secret / REL
Surveillance Program: MYSTIC : SOMALGET
Genre: Memo : 2 p.
Date Published: 2014-05-19
Journalist(s): Laura Poitras : Glenn Greenwald : Ryan Devereaux
Originating News Outlet: The Intercept
Article Link
TEMPORA
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Creating Agency: Government Communications Headquarters (GCHQ)
Date Created: ca.2012-05
Classification: Unknown / Unknown
Surveillance Program: TEMPORA
Genre: Report : 3 p.
Date Published: 2014-06-18
Journalist(s): Spiegel Staff
Originating News Outlet: Der Spiegel
Article Link
The SIGINT Philosopher Is Back -- with a New Face!
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Creating Agency: National Security Agency - SIGINT Development
Date Created: 2012-05-29
Classification: TOP SECRET : TK / REL USA, AUS, CAN, GBR, NZL
Genre: Newsletter : 4 p.
Date Published: 2015-08-11
Journalist(s): Peter Maass
Originating News Outlet: The Intercept
Article Link
PRISM Highlight - Olympics Support - GCHQ Using PRISM Acecess
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Creating Agency: National Security Agency - Special Source Operations
Date Created: ca.2012-05-24
Classification: Top Secret / NOFORN
Surveillance Program: PRISM
Genre: Presentation slides : 1 p.
Date Published: 2014-04-30
Journalist(s): Ryan Gallagher
Originating News Outlet: The Intercept
Article Link
AURORAGOLD WORKING AID
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Creating Agency: Government Communications Headquarters (GCHQ) - Office of SIGINT Development
Date Created: 2012-05-17
Classification: Secret / 5VEY
Surveillance Program: AURORAGOLD
Genre: Working Aid : 4 p.
Date Published: 2014-12-04
Journalist(s): Ryan Gallagher
Originating News Outlet: The Intercept
Article Link
IP Profiling Analytics & Mission Impacts
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Creating Agency: Communications Security Establishment Canada
Date Created: 2012-05-10
Classification: Top Secret / Unknown
Surveillance Program: Tradecraft : CARE - Collaborative Analytics Research Environment
Genre: Presentation slides : 27 p.
Date Published: 2014-01-30
Journalist(s): Glenn Greenwald : Greg Weston : Ryan Gallagher
Originating News Outlet: CBC
Article Link
FASCIA : Example of Current Volumes and Limits
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Creating Agency: National Security Agency
Date Created: ca.2012-05-06
Classification: Top Secret : COMINT / 5VEY
Surveillance Program: FASCIA : CHALKFUN
Genre: Presentation slides : 2 p.
Date Published: 2013-12-04
Journalist(s): Barton Gellman : Ashkan Soltani
Originating News Outlet: The Washington Post
Article Link
Intelligence Oversight (IO) Quarterly Report - First Calendar Year 2012 (1 January - 31 March 2012)
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Creating Agency: National Security Agency - Signals Intelligence Directorate
Date Created: 2012-05-03
Classification: Top Secret : COMINT / NOFORN
Surveillance Program: General Intelligence
Genre: Report : 13 p.
Date Published: 2013-08-15
Journalist(s): Barton Gellman
Originating News Outlet: The Washington Post
Article Link
April Dragons, Shrimp and XKEYSCORE: Tales from the Land of Brothers Grimm
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Creating Agency: National Security Agency - European Cryptologic Center
Date Created: 2012-04-13
Classification: Top Secret / REL
Surveillance Program: XKEYSCORE : SIGINT : PINWALE : TransX
Genre: Newsletter : 4 p.
Date Published: 2014-06-18
Journalist(s): Spiegel Staff
Originating News Outlet: Der Spiegel
Article Link
March CNE Access tp BELGACOM GRX Operator III
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Creating Agency: Government Communications Headquarters (GCHQ) - Network Analysis Centre
Date Created: ca.2012-03
Classification: Unknown / Unknown
Surveillance Program: OPERATION SOCIALIST
Genre: Report : 1 p.
Date Published: 2014-12-14
Journalist(s): Ryan Gallagher
Originating News Outlet: The Intercept
Article Link
Running Strategic Analytics Affecting Europe and Africa
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Creating Agency: National Security Agency
Date Created: ca.2012-03
Classification: Top Secret / 5VEY
Surveillance Program: XKEYSCORE : DISTILLERY : RTRG : GHOSTMACHINE
Genre: Presentation slides : 14 p.
Date Published: 2014-06-18
Journalist(s): Spiegel Staff
Originating News Outlet: Der Spiegel
Article Link
TPM Vulnerabilities to Power Analysis and an Exposed Exploit to Bitlocker
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Creating Agency: Central Intelligence Agency (CIA)
Date Created: 2012-03-16
Classification: Secret : ORCON / NOFORN
Surveillance Program: CIA Microsoft Operations
Genre: Presentation abstract : 1 p.
Date Published: 2015-03-10
Journalist(s): Jeremy Scahill : Josh Begley
Originating News Outlet: The Intercept
Article Link
February FY2013 Congressional Budget Justification : Volume I - National Intelligence Program Summary
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Creating Agency: United States Intelligence Community - Office of the Director of National Intelligence (ODNI)
Date Created: 2012-02
Classification: Top Secret : SI : TK / NOFORN
Surveillance Program: General intelligence
Genre: Budget justification : 43 p.
Date Published: 2013-08-29
Journalist(s): Barton Gellman : Greg Miller
Originating News Outlet: The Washington Post
Article Link
Net Defense from Encrypted Communications
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Creating Agency: National Security Agency - Technology Directorate
Date Created: ca.2012-02
Classification: Top Secret / 5VEY
Surveillance Program: TURMOIL : GALLANTWAVE : XKEYSCORE
Genre: Presentation slides : 16 p.
Date Published: 2014-12-28
Journalist(s): Spiegel Staff
Originating News Outlet: Der Spiegel
Article Link
FY 2013 Congressional Budget Justification
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Creating Agency: United States Intelligence Community - Office of the Director of National Intelligence
Date Created: ca.2012-02
Classification: Top Secret / NOFORN
Surveillance Program: IMINT : HUMINT : SIGINT
Genre: Budget justification : 1 p.
Date Published: 2015-05-18
Journalist(s): Andrew Fishman : Cora Currier : Margot Williams
Originating News Outlet: The Intercept
Article Link
SIGINT Strategy
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Creating Agency: National Security Agency
Date Created: 2012-02-23
Classification: Top Secret : SI / 5VEY
Surveillance Program: SIGINT Programs
Genre: Report : 5 p.
Date Published: 2013-11-23
Journalist(s): James Risen : Laura Poitras
Originating News Outlet: The New York Times
Article Link
Classification Guide for Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act (FISA) / Protect America Act (PAA) / FISA Amendments Act (FAA) Activities
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Creating Agency: National Security Agency
Date Created: 2012-02-08
Classification: Top Secret : SI / NOFORN
Surveillance Program: General intelligence
Genre: Classification guide : 18 p.
Date Published: 2014-03-11
Journalist(s): Charlie Savage : Laura Poitras
Originating News Outlet: The New York Times
Article Link
TCB Jamboree 2012
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Creating Agency: Central Intelligence Agency (CIA)
Date Created: ca.2012-02-07
Classification: Secret / NOFORN
Surveillance Program: TCB Jamboree
Genre: Memo : 1 p.
Date Published: 2015-03-10
Journalist(s): Jeremy Scahill : Josh Begley
Originating News Outlet: The Intercept
Article Link
TCB Jamboree
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Creating Agency: Central Intelligence Agency (CIA)
Date Created: 2012-02-07
Classification: Top Secret : SI / NOFORN
Surveillance Program: TCB Jamboree
Genre: Memo : 1 p.
Date Published: 2015-03-10
Journalist(s): Jeremy Scahill : Josh Begley
Originating News Outlet: The Intercept
Article Link
Classification Guide for the NSA/CSS Target Exploitation (TAREX) Program 2-52
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Creating Agency: National Security Agency
Date Created: 2012-02-06
Classification: Secret : SI / NOFORN
Surveillance Program: TAREX
Genre: Classification guide : 7 p.
Date Published: 2014-10-10
Journalist(s):
Originating News Outlet: The Intercept
Article Link
LOVELY HORSE
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Creating Agency: Government Communications Headquarters (GCHQ)
Date Created: 2012-02-06
Classification: Top Secret : Comint / STRAP 1
Surveillance Program: LOVELY HORSE
Genre: Wiki article : 2 p.
Date Published: 2015-02-04
Journalist(s): Glenn Greenwald
Originating News Outlet: The Intercept
Article Link
January SSO Collection Optimization
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Creating Agency: National Security Agency - Special Source Operations
Date Created: ca.2012-01
Classification: Top Secret : SI / NOFORN
Surveillance Program: MUSCULAR
Genre: Presentation slides : 6 p.
Date Published: 2013-11-04
Journalist(s): Barton Gellman : Ashkan Soltani : Andrea Peterson
Originating News Outlet: The Washington Post
Article Link
Types of IAT - Advanced Open Source Multi-Hop
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Creating Agency: National Security Agency
Date Created: ca.2012-01
Classification: Top Secret : COMINT / 5VEY
Surveillance Program: EGOTISTICALGIRAFFE
Genre: Presentation slides : 9 p.
Date Published: 2013-10-04
Journalist(s): James Ball : Bruce Schneier : Glenn Greenwald
Originating News Outlet: The Guardian
Article Link
Computer Network Operations SIGINT Enabling
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Creating Agency: National Security Agency
Date Created: ca.2012-01
Classification: Top Secret : SI : TK / NOFORN
Surveillance Program: SIGINT Enabling Project
Genre: Budget request : 3 p.
Date Published: 2013-09-06
Journalist(s): James Ball : Julian Borger : Glenn Greenwald
Originating News Outlet: The Guardian
Article Link
"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
Article Link
Boundless Informant : Spain , Dec 10 2012 - Jan 8 2013
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Creating Agency: National Security Agency
Date Created: 2012-01-08
Classification: Unknown / Unknown
Surveillance Program: BOUNDLESS INFORMANT
Genre: Report : 1 p.
Date Published: 2013-10-28
Journalist(s): Glenn Greenwald : German Aranda
Originating News Outlet: El Mundo
Article Link