DocumentRelease Date: 2014-05-13 Document Date: 2012-01-01
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...
DocumentRelease Date: 2014-01-16 Document Date: 2011-06-09
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...
DocumentRelease Date: 2014-06-18 Document Date: 2008-06-11
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 ...
DocumentRelease Date: 2016-12-07 Document Date: 2009-01-01
This 2009 NSA presentation, based on an internal agency newsletter article from 20 March that year, describes the growth in airlines offering onboard mobile phone services, which the Agency had alreadyu been actively collecting for at least a year: see the Intercept article American and British Spy Agencies Targeted In-flight Mobile Phone Use, 7 December […]
TOP SECRET//COMINT//RELTO USA, FVEY \\ (U//FOUO) In-Flight GSM S32423/S3T1 The overall classification of this briefing is TOP SECRET//COMTNT//REI, TOP SECRET//COMINT//REL TO USA, FVE...
China (CHN/CN), France (FRA/FR), Ireland (IRL/IE), Jordan (JOR/JO), Malaysia (MYS/MY), Monaco (MCO/MC), Pakistan (PAK/PK), United Kingdom (GBR/GB), United States (USA/US)