|Creator: ||National Security Agency - Special Source Operations|
|Classification:||Top Secret : SI|
Glossary: classification and distribution codes.
|Genre:||Newsletter, .PDF , 1 p.|
|Originating Media Outlet:||The Washington Post|
|Date Published:||2013-08-15||Click here for article|
|Click here for an archived link to the article|
|Communications Target:||Internet Metadata|
|Surveillance Program(s):||FAIRVIEW : BLARNEY : STORMBREW : OAKSTAR|| |
Glossary: surveillance programs.
|Description: This document is an article from SSO News, the Internal Newsletter of the NSA's Special Source Operations. It describes a ruling made on 3 October 2011, where a judge from the FISA Court argued that Upstream collection were in violation of the fourth amendment. The document also describes elements of the PRISM program, that was not affected by this ruling.|