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CBRN: How You Can Help Prevent the Unthinkable

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Release Date: 2018-03-01 Document Date: 2005-11-16
The signals intelligence deputy director demands that everyone in the intelligence production chain needs to watch for information about chemical, biological, radiological, or nuclear weapons. “It is not good enough to detect [an] attack as it about to occur — we must succeed in identifying and disrupting the threats early in the planning stages,” he writes.
DYNAMIC PAGE -- HIGHEST POSSIBLE CLASSIFICATION IS TOP SECRET // SI / TK // REL TO USA AUS CAN GBR NZL (U//FOUO) CBRN: How You Can Help Prevent the Unthinkable FROM: Charlie Meals SIGINT Deputy Di...

More INMARSAT Locations in Less Time with Increased Accuracy

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Release Date: 2018-03-01 Document Date: 2008-04-03
A new technique can locate INMARSAT terminals in a geographic area more quickly, more accurately, and across more locations.
DYNAMIC PAGE -- HIGHEST POSSIBLE CLASSIFICATION IS TOP SECRET // SI / TK // REL TO USA AUS CAN GBR NZL (S//REL) More INMARSAT Locations in Less Time with Increased Accuracy FROM: Menwith Hill Stat...

Norwegian-US Conference Held at Ft Meade and Colorado

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Release Date: 2018-03-01 Document Date: 2006-07-07
Norwegian intelligence officials visited the NSA for an annual planning meeting. A new “state-of-the-art FORNSAT facility” was expected to improve collection on Russia. Norway’s contributions in Afghanistan and Kosovo were discussed, and the Norwegians were given a live demo, showing the exceptional level of trust with this partner.
DYNAMIC PAGE -- HIGHEST POSSIBLE CLASSIFICATION IS TOP SECRET // SI / TK // REL TO USA AUS CAN GBR NZL (S//SI) Norwegian-US Conference Held at Ft Meade and Colorado FROM: Country Desk Officer for ...

Norway Gets FORNSAT Collection Capability On Par With NSA's

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Release Date: 2018-03-01 Document Date: 2006-02-09
A “state-of-the-art FORNSAT facility” with capabilities not previously released to foreign partners has been completed in Norway. The Norwegian Intelligence Service now can boast a foreign satellite collection capability on par with NSA’s. 
DYNAMIC PAGE -- HIGHEST POSSIBLE CLASSIFICATION IS TOP SECRET // SI / TK // REL TO USA AUS CAN GBR NZL (S) Norway Gets FORNSAT Collection Capability On Par With NSA's FROM: FAD's Engineering Servi...

Letter to the Editor: More Comments on Social Network Analysis

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Release Date: 2018-03-01 Document Date: 2005-12-22
An excited recent college graduate describes a service “known as The Facebook” and explains how it works, including that “through the link ‘visualize my social network’ they can see a diagram similar to the ones we use to map terrorist networks.” He believes that “social networking is truly the wave of the future.” 
DYNAMIC PAGE -- HIGHEST POSSIBLE CLASSIFICATION IS TOP SECRET // SI / TK // REL TO USA AUS CAN GBR NZL (U//FOUO) Letter to the Editor : More Comments on Social Network Analysis FROM: the editor Un...

Turkey and the PKK

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Release Date: 2018-03-01 Document Date: 2005-12-20
The U.S. must strike a delicate balance in its support of Turkey: It aids Turkey’s internal struggle against the PKK, or the Kurdistan Workers’ Party, while trying to dissuade Turkey from attacking the PKK’s presence across the Turkish border in Iraq. NSA signals intelligence support to Turkey includes tracking PKK members’ handsets while in Turkey and helping to track PKK financiers. 
DYNAMIC PAGE -- HIGHEST POSSIBLE CLASSIFICATION IS TOP SECRET // SI / TK // REL TO USA AUS CAN GBR NZL (U) Turkey and the PKK FROM: FAD's Central/Eastern Europe Office (DP13) Run Date: 12/20/2005...

One-Year Anniversary for SUSLAG

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Release Date: 2018-03-01 Document Date: 2005-06-10
The NSA’s Special U.S. Liaison Activity Germany opened a new facility in June 2004. This site serves as a hub for the NSA’s collaboration with German intelligence, the BND, on monitoring targets and sharing techniques.
DYNAMIC PAGE -- HIGHEST POSSIBLE CLASSIFICATION IS TOP SECRET // SI / TK // REL TO USA AUS CAN GBR NZL (S//SI) One-Year Anniversary for SUSLAG FROM: (S//SI) SUSLAG (F28) Run Date: 06/10/2005 Spe...

Coming Soon: A Call for Employees to Create or Update Profiles in the DANCEHALL Mission Readiness Database

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Release Date: 2018-03-01 Document Date: 2005-09-30
Staffers in selected organizations will be required to create or update their profiles in a database of personnel and skills. This database supports an intelligence community-wide database of analysts and their skills. The call for participation notes that you will not be involuntarily assigned based on the information you provide. 
DYNAMIC PAGE -- HIGHEST POSSIBLE CLASSIFICATION IS TOP SECRET // SI / TK // REL TO USA AUS CAN GBR NZL (U//FOUO) Coming Soon: A Call for Employees to Create or Update Profiles in the DANCEHALL Mis...

Letter to the Editor: On Mentoring a Summer Hire

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Release Date: 2018-03-01 Document Date: 2005-09-27
A glowing review of what it was like to mentor a “young, vibrant summer hire.”
DYNAMIC PAGE -- HIGHEST POSSIBLE CLASSIFICATION IS TOP SECRET // SI / TK // REL TO USA AUS CAN GBR NZL (U) Letter to the Editor : On Mentoring a Summer Hire FROM: the SIDtoday Editor Unknown Run D...

'RAC'-ing and Stacking Customer Information Needs

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Release Date: 2018-03-01 Document Date: 2005-09-27
The Requirements Analysis Center collects and analyzes metrics on customer information needs, provides reports on these information needs by geographic targets and/or topics, and helps determine whether there are gaps between signals intelligence needs and responses. 
DYNAMIC PAGE -- HIGHEST POSSIBLE CLASSIFICATION IS TOP SECRET // SI / TK // REL TO USA AUS CAN GBR NZL (U//FOUO) 'RAC'-ing and Stacking Customer Information Needs FROM: , , Requirements Analysis...

'Key Reads' Effort Expands, Scores Successes

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Release Date: 2018-03-01 Document Date: 2005-09-26
The “key reads” process, first developed for Central Command needs in Operation Iraqi Freedom, has been expanded to more topics and customers. Key reads respond to specific customer requests in less than three days. 
DYNAMIC PAGE -- HIGHEST POSSIBLE CLASSIFICATION IS TOP SECRET // SI / TK // REL TO USA AUS CAN GBR NZL (C//SI) 'Key Reads' Effort Expands, Scores Successes FROM: Requirements Analysis Center (S114...

Job Opportunities at the National Counter-Proliferation Center

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Release Date: 2018-03-01 Document Date: 2005-09-22
Several positions are available on a new, small team that will work on gathering intelligence about weapons of mass destruction. 
DYNAMIC PAGE -- HIGHEST POSSIBLE CLASSIFICATION IS TOP SECRET // SI / TK // REL TO USA AUS CAN GBR NZL (U//FOUO) Job Opportunities at the National Counter-Proliferation Center FROM: Kathleen A. Bo...

Volunteers Wanted: Voice Language Analysts Needed for Study

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Release Date: 2018-03-01 Document Date: 2005-09-13
The Human Language Technologies group is testing machine-generated transcripts of foreign voice language traffic and needs at least 20 voice language analysts. The speech-to-text project is known as “OVENCAPTIVE.”
DYNAMIC PAGE -- HIGHEST POSSIBLE CLASSIFICATION IS TOP SECRET // SI / TK // REL TO USA AUS CAN GBR NZL (U//FOUO) Volunteers Wanted: Voice Language Analysts Needed for Study FROM: Human Language Te...

Polish Partner Puts Report Training into Action

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Release Date: 2018-03-01 Document Date: 2005-09-12
The NSA’s Foreign Affairs Directorate gave a basic report-writing class to signals intelligence analysts from the Polish Intelligence Agency in Warsaw. 
DYNAMIC PAGE -- HIGHEST POSSIBLE CLASSIFICATION IS TOP SECRET // SI / TK // REL TO USA AUS CAN GBR NZL (S//SI) Polish Partner Puts Report Training into Action FROM: Foreign Affairs Officer for SID...

From the SID Mailbag: Is the ICO Program a Prerequisite for Elevation to Senior?

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Release Date: 2018-03-01 Document Date: 2005-09-12
Intelligence Community Officer certification is not currently required for staff to be promoted to Senior Executive Service positions. However, certain high-level positions in the intelligence community may require applicants to have experience working at more than one intelligence agency. 
DYNAMIC PAGE -- HIGHEST POSSIBLE CLASSIFICATION IS TOP SECRET // SI / TK // REL TO USA AUS CAN GBR NZL (U//FOUO) From the SID Mailbag: Is the ICO Program a Prerequisite for Elevation to Senior? FR...

Brown Bag Session on SIGINT Metadata Strategy

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Release Date: 2018-03-01 Document Date: 2005-09-08
The SIGINT Metadata Strategy Team will hold two information sessions to discuss its current projects. 
DYNAMIC PAGE -- HIGHEST POSSIBLE CLASSIFICATION IS TOP SECRET // SI / TK // REL TO USA AUS CAN GBR NZL (U//FOUO) Brown Bag Session on SIGINT Metadata Strategy FROM: SIGDEV Strategy and Governance ...

SINIO Summer Seminar: Addressing Insurgent Media Efforts -- An IO Case Study

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Release Date: 2018-03-01 Document Date: 2005-09-07
A seminar will address the challenge of countering jihadi information operations on the web, targeting “the contents, the users, the website owners, and even the Internet Service Providers hosting the websites.”
DYNAMIC PAGE -- HIGHEST POSSIBLE CLASSIFICATION IS TOP SECRET // SI / TK // REL TO USA AUS CAN GBR NZL (U//FOUO) SINIO Summer Seminar: Addressing Insurgent Media Efforts -- An IO Case Study FROM: ...

'Odd Jobs' Before NSA (part 2)

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Release Date: 2018-03-01 Document Date: 2005-09-02
Some more wacky jobs agency employees held prior to joining the NSA include dancing waitress and mosquito bite test count subject. 
DYNAMIC PAGE -- HIGHEST POSSIBLE CLASSIFICATION IS TOP SECRET // SI / TK // REL TO USA AUS CAN GBR NZL (U) 'Odd Jobs' Before NSA (part 2) FROM: SIGINT Communications Unknown Run Date: 09/02/2005 ...

From the SID Mailbag: Too Many Passwords!

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Release Date: 2018-03-01 Document Date: 2005-09-02
A reader with over 30 disparate logins and passwords wonders if anything will be done to remedy this snarl. SIDtoday answers that the network infrastructure will be soon be modified in a way that will reduce the number of passwords.
DYNAMIC PAGE -- HIGHEST POSSIBLE CLASSIFICATION IS TOP SECRET // SI / TK // REL TO USA AUS CAN GBR NZL (U//FOUO) From the SID Mailbag: Too Many Passwords! FROM: SIGINT Communications Unknown Run D...

'Odd Jobs' Before NSA (part 1)

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Release Date: 2018-03-01 Document Date: 2005-09-01
Prior to joining the NSA, Signals Intelligence Directorate staffers had a slew of unconventional job titles, including professional baseball player, gravedigger, McDonald’s party host, and paint-by-number vetter. 
DYNAMIC PAGE -- HIGHEST POSSIBLE CLASSIFICATION IS TOP SECRET // SI / TK // REL TO USA AUS CAN GBR NZL (U) 'Odd Jobs' Before NSA (part 1) FROM: SIGINT Communications Unknown Run Date: 09/01/2005 ...

What Is the SID HR Service Center?

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Release Date: 2018-03-01 Document Date: 2005-09-01
How the Human Resources Service Center supports employees of the Signals Intelligence Directorate.
DYNAMIC PAGE -- HIGHEST POSSIBLE CLASSIFICATION IS TOP SECRET // SI / TK // REL TO USA AUS CAN GBR NZL (U) What Is the SID HR Service Center? FROM: SID HRSC (MD6) Run Date: 09/01/2005 (U) The SI...

Saudi Assassination Squelched -- SID Employee Receives FBI Award

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Release Date: 2018-03-01 Document Date: 2005-08-05
An NSA agent received an award for “Outstanding Counterterrorism Investigation.” The NSA and FBI used intercepted communications and the “Follow the People” travel tracking program to verify information from interviews conducted by the Saudi Security Service. The agencies’ work “prevented the assassination” of the Saudi Crown Prince Abdullah. 
DYNAMIC PAGE -- HIGHEST POSSIBLE CLASSIFICATION IS TOP SECRET // SI / TK // REL TO USA AUS CAN GBR NZL (S) Saudi Assassination Squelched -- SID Employee Receives FBI Award FROM: SIGINT Communicati...

SID Leadership Moves to New Office

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Release Date: 2018-03-01 Document Date: 2005-07-26
Top Signals Intelligence Directorate officials are moving to new offices as their building is being renovated in stages. 
DYNAMIC PAGE -- HIGHEST POSSIBLE CLASSIFICATION IS TOP SECRET // SI / TK // REL TO USA AUS CAN GBR NZL (U//FOUO) SID Leadership Moves to New Office FROM: SIGINT Communications Unknown Run Date: 07...

Shrinking the SIGINT Collection Suite to the Size of a Suitcase

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Release Date: 2018-03-01 Document Date: 2005-07-21
The Special Collection Service has designed a toolkit for collecting signals intelligence that fits into a portable case. It includes RF interception equipment, GSM processing tools, specialized software, and the ability to remotely search signals databases. 
DYNAMIC PAGE -- HIGHEST POSSIBLE CLASSIFICATION IS TOP SECRET // SI / TK // REL TO USA AUS CAN GBR NZL (S//SI) Shrinking the SIGINT Collection Suite to the Size of a Suitcase FROM: SIGINT Communic...

New USSID System On-Line

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Release Date: 2018-03-01 Document Date: 2005-07-20
The online library of U.S. Signals Intelligence Directives was updated and reorganized. The new library will expand the availability of the directives on INTELINK, where a password system will be added to protect them.
DYNAMIC PAGE -- HIGHEST POSSIBLE CLASSIFICATION IS TOP SECRET // SI / TK // REL TO USA AUS CAN GBR NZL (U) New USSID System On-Line FROM: the USSID Re-engineering Team (S02L1) Unknown Run Date: 07...

Chef's Choice: Understanding Who's Doing What

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Release Date: 2018-03-01 Document Date: 2005-07-20
The Signals Intelligence Directorate deputy director explains the separate missions and functions of Issue Management Teams, the new Counterterrorism Mission Management Center, the Global Capabilities Managers, and where the roles overlap, intentionally. 
DYNAMIC PAGE -- HIGHEST POSSIBLE CLASSIFICATION IS<br>TOP SECRET // SI / TK // REL TO USA AUS CAN GBR NZL<br><br>(U) Chef's Choice: Understanding Who's Doing What<br>FROM: Charlie Meals<br>SIGINT D...

Mark Your Calendar: Panel Discussion with WTO Delegation

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Release Date: 2018-03-01 Document Date: 2005-08-25
Members of the U.S. delegation to the Hong Kong World Trade Organization meeting will stop by the NSA to present on the issues they will be discussing. 
DYNAMIC PAGE -- HIGHEST POSSIBLE CLASSIFICATION IS TOP SECRET // SI / TK // REL TO USA AUS CAN GBR NZL (C) Mark Your Calendar: Panel Discussion with WTO Delegation FROM: Deputy SINIO, Economic an...

MHS Lends a Hand in the Aftermath of the London Bombings

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Release Date: 2018-03-01 Document Date: 2005-08-24
The NSA’s base at Menwith Hill in the U.K. supported the GCHQ in tracking phone, GSM, SMS, and high-powered cordless phone signals in the wake of the London bombings on July 7, 2005. This included putting nine U.K. cities under mass surveillance by monitoring satellite phones via “VOICESAIL.” NSA analysts also found a certain area in Pakistan with a high density of calls to the U.K. and were able to use intercepted communications from a subsequent attempted bombing to add potential terrorism-related cover terms for attacks to their database.
DYNAMIC PAGE -- HIGHEST POSSIBLE CLASSIFICATION IS TOP SECRET // SI / TK // REL TO USA AUS CAN GBR NZL (C) MHS Lends a Hand in the Aftermath of the London Bombings FROM: Menwith Hill Station Run ...

How to Get Guidance on Classification Questions

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Release Date: 2018-03-01 Document Date: 2005-08-19
Classification Advisory Officers can help staff figure out how to classify documents correctly. 
DYNAMIC PAGE -- HIGHEST POSSIBLE CLASSIFICATION IS TOP SECRET // SI / TK // REL TO USA AUS CAN GBR NZL (U) How to Get Guidance on Classification Questions FROM: SIGINT Communications Unknown Run D...

Installation of 'Big Dish' at Intelligence HQ in Budapest

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Release Date: 2018-03-01 Document Date: 2005-08-15
The NSA installed a 6.3-meter parabolic dish antenna on the roof of the Hungarian Military Intelligence Organization's headquarters, which will help the NSA and their counterparts at MIO assess their abilities to collect Russian satellite signals.
DYNAMIC PAGE -- HIGHEST POSSIBLE CLASSIFICATION IS TOP SECRET // SI / TK // REL TO USA AUS CAN GBR NZL (S//SI) Installation of 'Big Dish' at Intelligence HQ in Budapest FROM: FAD's Central/Easte...

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