DocumentDocument Date: 2008-06-11Release Date: 2014-06-18
This internal NSA posting from the Project Director from the Center for Content Extraction explains how the agency’s automated name recognition tool works: see the Der Spiegel article ‘A’ for Angela: GCHQ and NSA Targeted Private German Companies and Merkel, 29 March 2013.
(S//SI//REL) Trying to Find Potential Matches for a Garbled or Misspelled Name? Get Help from NYMROD FROM: Project Director, Center for Content Extraction (T1221) Run Date: 06/11/2008 ...
DocumentDocument Date: 2011-06-09Release Date: 2014-01-16
This NSA presentation from 9 June 2011 shows the scale of the agency’s collection of SMS messages (codenamed Dishfire) and describes the operation of the Prefer analysis tool: see the Guardian article, NSA collects millions of text messages daily in ‘untargeted’ global sweep, 16 January 2014.
TOP SECRET//COMINT//REL TO USA, FVEY//20320108 Content Extraction Enhancements For Target Analytics: SMS Text Messages: A Goldmine to Exploit 9 June, 2011 Presenters: With Wor...
DocumentDocument Date: 2012-01-01Release Date: 2014-05-13
These two slides, taken from a 2012 NSA presentation, describe the agency’s monitoring of in-air communications and the sharing of that information among the Five Eyes: see the book No Place To Hide, 13 May 2014.
Page 166 TOP SECRET//COMINT//REL TO USA, FVEY (U) ANALYTIC DRIVER (CONT.) □(S//SI//REL FVEY) Analytic Question Given a GSM handset detected on a known aircraft flight, what is the lik...