DEFIANTWARRIOR and the NSA's Use of Bots
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National Security Agency

Glossary: agencies

Date Created: 2010-05-24
Classification: Top Secret
Distribution: 5VEY

Glossary: classification and distribution codes.

Genre: Presentation slides, .PDF , 65 p.

Journalist(s): Aaron Gibson : Andy Müller-Maguhn : Claudio Guarnieri : Hilmar Schmundt : Jacob Appelbaum : Laura Poitras : Leif Ryge : Marcel Rosenbach : Michael Sontheimer
Originating Media Outlet: Der Spiegel
Date Published: 2015-01-17
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Communications Target: Bots
Surveillance Program(s): QUANTUMBOT : TURMOIL : TURBINE

Glossary: surveillance programs.

Description: This document is a presentation deck giving an overview of the NSA's techniques for detecting bots and using bots in their CNE operations. The document discusses the main uses for bots and bot herding, how they can be used in SIGINT, future hopes and challenges, as well as a detailed look into BMS, which seem to be an NSA interface for managing bot herds.