SSO Acquisition Optimization
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National Security Agency - Special Source Operations

Glossary: agencies

Date Created: ca.2012-08
Classification: Top Secret : SI
Distribution: NOFORN

Glossary: classification and distribution codes.

Genre: Presentation slides, .PDF , 7 p.

Journalist(s): Barton Gellman : Ashkan Soltani
Originating Media Outlet: The Washington Post
Date Published: 2013-10-14
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Communications Target: Internet metadata
Surveillance Program(s): SCISSORS

Glossary: surveillance programs.

Description: This document is a presentation describing the NSA's attempts at collection optimization, primarily through use of the SCISSORS system to "block" email address books and other useless that are unattributable to particular individuals.