DocumentRelease Date: 2014-12-28
This undated presentation from GCHQ’s PTD (Penetrating Target Defences) unit gives an overview of BULLRUN efforts to defeat encryption: see the Der Spiegel story Prying Eyes: Inside the NSA’s War on Internet Security, 28 December 2014.
TOP SECRET STRAP1 BULLRUN PTD Lead for Special Operations and Policy PTD "We penetrate targets' defences." This information is exempt from disclosure under the Freedom of Information A...
DocumentRelease Date: 2014-10-10 Document Date: 2013-01-01
This NSA document from January 2013 lists the codenames of those agency activities sufficiently sensitive to qualify as “exceptionally controlled information”: see the Intercept article Core Secrets: NSA Saboteurs in China and Germany, 10 October 2014.ah
CONFIDENTIAL//REL TO USA, AUS, CAN, GBR, NZL (U) Exceptionally Controlled Information (ECI) Compartments January 2013 ECI Name and Trigraph Organization Control Authority AMBULANT AMB...
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DocumentRelease Date: 2014-10-10 Document Date: 2006-11-14
This 2006 NSA classification guide outlines the sensitivity of the agency’s clandestine human and electronic access to systems in order to “obtain cryptographic information and material”: see the Intercept article Core Secrets: NSA Saboteurs in China and Germany, 10 October 2014.
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DocumentRelease Date: 2014-10-10 Document Date: 2003-09-12
This document outlines the NSA activities designated as “exceptionally controlled information”, which are only made known to a small number of US officials: see the Intercept article Core Secrets: NSA Saboteurs in China and Germany, 10 October 2014.
TOP SECRET//COMINT//ORCON//NOFORN//X1 NATIONAL SECURITY AGENCY/CENTRAL SERCURITY SERVICE EXCEPTIONALLY CONTROLLED INFORMATION (ECI) AS OF 12 SEPTEMBER 2003 CLASSIFIED BYNSA/CSS MANUAL 12...
DocumentRelease Date: 2013-09-05 Document Date: 2010-06-16
A classification guide on the NSA’s Project BULLRUN goals and capabilities in decryption: see the Guardian article Revealed: how US and UK spy agencies defeat internet privacy and security, 5 September 2013.
TOP SECRET//SI//REL TO USA, FVEY CLASSIFICATION GUIDE TITLE/NUMBER: (U//FOUO) PROJECT BULLRUN/2-16 PUBLICATION DATE: 16 June 2010 OFFICE OF ORIGIN: (U) Cryptanalysis and Exploitation Ser...