Intelligence Oversight (IO) Quarterly Report - First Calendar Year 2012 (1 January - 31 March 2012)
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National Security Agency - Signals Intelligence Directorate

Glossary: agencies

Date Created: 2012-05-03
Classification: Top Secret : COMINT
Distribution: NOFORN

Glossary: classification and distribution codes.

Genre: Report, .PDF , 13 p.

Journalist(s): Barton Gellman
Originating Media Outlet: The Washington Post
Date Published: 2013-08-15
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Communications Target: Domestic communications
Surveillance Program(s): General Intelligence

Glossary: surveillance programs.

Description: This document is a report created by the NSA's Signals Intelligence Directorate (SID)'s Office of Oversight and Compliance. This report evaluates the incidents of "incidents" (described as "collection, dissemination, unauthorized access, and retention") that run counter to the NSA's own internal policies and legal restraints such as Executive Order 12333 and FISA. Detailed narratives of certain incidents are included in appendices to the main report.