MHS Leverages XKS for QUANTUM Against Yahoo and Hotmail
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National Security Agency - Menwith Hill Station

Glossary: agencies

Date Created: ca.2010
Classification: Top Secret
Distribution: 5VEY

Glossary: classification and distribution codes.

Genre: , .PDF , 1 p.

Journalist(s): Glenn Greenwald : Ryan Gallagher
Originating Media Outlet: The Intercept
Date Published: 2014-03-12
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Communications Target: Yahoo
Surveillance Program(s): XKEYSCORE : QUANTUMTHEORY

Glossary: surveillance programs.

Description: This document describes experiments at the MHS base in Britain (Menwith Hill Satellite Station) with automated deep packet analysis of Yahoo and Hotmail to give insight into the potential success of QUANTUMTHEORY (data injection into a users system) for the exploitation of these services.