Title: PRISM Operations Highlight: Olympics Support – GCHQ Using PRISM Access
Release Date: 2014-04-30
Description: This slide from a presentation on PRISM describes access granted to GCHQ employees during the 2012 London Olympics: see the Intercept article British Spy Chiefs Secretly Begged to Play in NSA’s Data Pools, 30 April 2014.
Document: TOP SECRET//SI//NOFORN
(TS//SI//NF) PRISM Operations Highlight
Olympics Support - GCHQ Using PRISM Access
•Olympic Option Status as of 24 May 2012:
-Trained/approved GCHQ users accessing PRISM
data is at 100, expected to remain at that level
throughout the Olympic timeframe.
- 256 selectors currently on cover.
-Between 16 May and 22 May 2012, 11,431
cuts of traffic have been forwarded.
-Four reports have been generated since 12 Apr
- Reports currently tracking suspected
terrorist groups or individuals who could
potentially target the Olympics.