Memorandum of Understanding
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United States Government

Glossary: agencies

Date Created: 2005-07-06
Classification: Secret
Distribution: NOFORN

Glossary: classification and distribution codes.

Genre: Memo, .PDF , 4 p.

Journalist(s): Ryan Gallagher
Originating Media Outlet: The Intercept
Date Published: 2014-08-25
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Communications Target: Communications Metadata
Surveillance Program(s): CRISSCROSS : PROTON

Glossary: surveillance programs.

Description: This document is a memorandum from the United States Government which proposed that DIRNSA/CHCSS and NSA/CSS be establish as the "Executive Agent for IC-wide metadata sharing." The document gives and overview of the current programs for storing and sharing SIGINT, CRISSCROSS and PROTON, and makes suggestion for expanded collection and streamlined access.