DocumentRelease Date: 2015-09-25
This undated page from GCHQ’s internal GCWiki provides a definition of “event”, the term the agency uses to refer to a metadata record, showing the variety of data collected: see the Intercept article Profiled: From Radio to Porn, British Spies Track Web Users’ Online Identities, 25 September 2015.
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DocumentDocument Date: 2012-05-17Release Date: 2014-12-04
This NSA briefing document from May 2012, originally presented at that year’s Five Eyes SIGDEV conference, gives a high-level overview of the NSA’s AURORAGOLD project and names the GSM Association (GSMA) as a specific target: see the Intercept article Operation Auroragold: How the NSA Hacks Cellphone Networks Worldwide, 4 December 2014. auroragold-working-aid
SECRET//SI//REL TO FVEY AUR OR/ \GI ] L D Working Aid (Updated 17 May 2012) (U//FOUO) AURORAGOLD is a team of SSG4 analysts, developers and wireless SMEs working on: • (S//SI//REL) D...
DocumentRelease Date: 2014-09-14
This undated NSA presentation sets out the network-mapping tool Treasure Map, and supplies information on some of the agency’s collection access points: see the Intercept article New Zealand Launched Mass Surveillance Project While Publicly Denying It, 15 September 2014.
Bad guys are everywhere, good guys are somewhere! NSA/CSS Threat Operations Center (NTOC) NTOC Technology Development TS//SI//REL TO USA, FVEY (U) NTOC • (U//FOUO) Operates under bot...
ASSOCIATION, BLACKPEARL, BYZANTINE, CERNET, DISCOROUTE, HYDROCASTLE, JOLLYROGER, LEAKYFAUCET, MASTERSHAKE, PACKAGEDGOODS (PG), RADIUS, ROUTEVIEWS, RUSTICBAGGAGE, SEASIDEFERRY, SOCIALSTAMP, S-TRICKLER, TOYGRIPPE, TREASUREMAP (TM), TUTELAGE, VITALAIR2, XKEYSCORE (XKS)
Argentina (ARG/AR), Austria (AUT/AT), Brazil (BRA/BR), China (CHN/CN), Denmark (DNK/DK), Germany (DEU/DE), India (IND/IN), Indonesia (IDN/ID), Latvia (LVA/LV), Malaysia (MYS/MY), New Zealand (NZL/NZ), Pakistan (PAK/PK), Poland (POL/PL), Russia (RUS/RU), Singapore (SGP/SG), South Africa (ZAF/ZA), Taiwan (TWN/TW), Thailand (THA/TH), Ukraine (UKR/UA), United States (USA/US)
DocumentDocument Date: 2012-06-06Release Date: 2014-12-04
This 26-page NSA document, originally presented at 2012’s Five Eyes SIGDEV conference, gives a detailed overview of the agency’s information gathering on world mobile phone networks. Some intercepted technical and contact details have been redacted: see the Intercept article Operation Auroragold: How the NSA Hacks Cellphone Networks Worldwide, 4 December 2014.
SECRET//SI//REL TO FVEY (U//FOUO) AURORAGOLD Working Group (S//SI//REL) Shaping understanding of the global GSm/uMTS/LTE landscape SIGDEV Conference - 6 June 2012 This briefing is cl...
DocumentDocument Date: 2011-01-01Release Date: 2015-01-17
This 2011 CSEC presentation describes how the agency analysed SNOWGLOBE, which it considered “to be a state-sponsored CNO effort, put forth by a French intelligence agency”: see the Der Spiegel article The Digital Arms Race: NSA Preps America for Future Battle, 17 January 2015.
Overall Classification: TOP SECRET II COMINT II REL TO CAN, AUS, GBR, NZL, USA ■ ■ Communications Security Establishment Canada SNOWGLOBE: From Discovery to Attribution CSEC CNT/Cyb...
Algeria (DZA/DZ), Canada (CAN/CA), Czech Republic (CZE/CZ), France (FRA/FR), Greece (GRC/GR), Iran (IRN/IR), Norway (NOR/NO), Poland (POL/PL), Spain (ESP/ES), United Kingdom (GBR/GB), United States (USA/US)
DocumentDocument Date: 2009-08-01Release Date: 2015-01-17
This NSA TURBULENCE presentation dated August 2009 explains the APEX method of combining passive with active methods to exfiltrate data from networks attacked: see the Der Spiegel article The Digital Arms Race: NSA Preps America for Future Battle, 17 January 2015.
Active/Passive Exfiltration "go apex" STDP: S32354 & T112, NCSC/C91 August 2009 OP SECRET//COMINT//REL TO USA, AUS, CAN, GBR, NZL//20291123 TOP SECRET//COMHMT//REL TO USA. AUS. CAN....