DocumentDocument Date: 2012-10-10Release Date: 2013-10-04
A 2012 report from GCHQ describes a method of “staining” electronic traffic to distinguish between anonymous Tor users: see the Washington Post article Secret NSA documents show campaign against Tor encrypted network, 4 October 2013.
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DocumentRelease Date: 2015-08-03
This two-page extract from a longer, undated, GCHQ document describing its presence in Cyprus, states that “Under the ECHELON Agreement, NSA provides 50% of the funding for the SOUNDER Comsat facility”: see the Intercept article GCHQ and Me: My Life Unmasking British Eavesdroppers, 3 August 2015.
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DocumentDocument Date: 2010-07-02Release Date: 2015-08-03
This page taken from a longer 2 July 2010 GCHQ report on the state of its COMSAT capabilities (against communications satellites) confirms that “NSA has historically been a large source of funding” for this aspect of the agency’s activies: see the Intercept article GCHQ and Me: My Life Unmasking British Eavesdroppers, 3 August 2015. Download […]
SECRET MTI/00001CPO/4521/S03006/000/07 TCP-MP69-STG-001 2 July 2010 I. BACKGROUND 5. GCHQ currently owns three sites that are involved in COMSAT access: CARBOY, SOUNDER and SNICK. Thes...
DocumentDocument Date: 2010-11-01Release Date: 2015-09-25
This GCHQ presentation from November 2010 shows that the agency was logging 30 billion metadata records per day by that year: see the Intercept article Profiled: From Radio to Porn, British Spies Track Web Users’ Online Identities, 25 September 2015.
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DocumentRelease Date: 2014-06-18
This undated NSA slide provides the locations of FORNSAT sites run by the agency and its Five Eyes partners worldwide: see the Der Spiegel article The NSA in Germany: Snowden’s Documents Available for Download, 18 June 2014.
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CARBOY, CORALINE, GARLICK, IRONSAND (IS), JACKKNIFE, LADYLOVE, LEMONWOOD, MOONPENNY, SCAPEL, SNICK, SOUNDER, STELLAR, TIMBERLINE, SUGAR
Cyprus (CYP/CY), Germany (DEU/DE), Kenya (KEN/KE), New Zealand (NZL/NZ), Oman (OMN/OM), Thailand (THA/TH), United Kingdom (GBR/GB), United States (USA/US)