DocumentRelease Date: 2016-08-10 Document Date: 2013-04-18
This extract from the 18 April 2013 edition of the internal NSA newsletter Special Source Operations Weekly provides details of five PRISM reports based on the output of Iranian academics working in the field of medical science. The presentation says the universities “are suspected of being linked to Iranian CBW [chemical and biological warfare] programs”: […]
UNCLASSIFIED//FOR OFFICIAL USE ONLY UNCLASSIFIED//FOR OFFICIAL USE ONLY The overall classification of this briefing is: TOP SECRET//SI//ORCON/NOFORN Approval for dissemination of infor...
DocumentRelease Date: 2014-04-30 Document Date: 2013-04-01
This internal NSA document from April 2013 gives background information to prepare for the then GCHQ Director’s visit on 30 April and 1 May; included topics include access to PRISM data, FLAME malware, Iran, Syria and Israel: see the Intercept article British Spy Chiefs Secretly Begged to Play in NSA’s Data Pools, 30 April 2014. […]
TOPSECRET//SI//NOFORN VISIT PRÉCIS Sir Iain Lobban, KCMG, CB Director, Government Communications Headquarters (GCHQ) 30 April 2013 - 1 May 2013 GEN A Hosted Dinner: 30 April 2013//1...
DocumentRelease Date: 2014-12-28
This undated PRISM intercept from the NSA suggests the agency was unable to decrypt the content of an OTR-encrypted chat session: see the Der Spiegel story Prying Eyes: Inside the NSA’s War on Internet Security, 28 December 2014.
TOP SECRET//COMINT//REL TO USA, AUS//20320108 Target User Target User IP Address [MINIMIZED US IP ADDRESS] Start Mar 16, 2012 13:31:17 GMT Stop Mar 16, 2012 13:34:26 GMT Other User IP A...
DocumentRelease Date: 2014-06-18 Document Date: 2013-03-14
This excerpt from the 14 March 2013 edition of internal NSA newsletter SSO Weekly describes an incident on 12 March where “unwitting” contractors discovered a cable tap known as WHARPDRIVE, which had to be discreetly reinstalled and provides details about the Breckenridge access point that corroborate the identification of the NSA’s corporate partner STORMBREW as […]
UNCLASSIFIED//FOR OFFICIAL USE ONLY 14 MARCH 2013 Special Source Operations Watkly UNCLASSIFIED//FOR OFFICIAL USE ONLY UNCLASSIFIED//FOR OFFICIAL USE ONLY (U) CORPORATE TEAM ...
DocumentRelease Date: 2015-08-15 Document Date: 2013-03-22
This NSA Special Source Operations presentation from 22 March 2013 supplies a detail about the Breckenridge access point that supports the identification of the corporate partner codenamed STORMBREW as US telecommunications company Verizon: see the New York Times article AT&T Helped U.S. Spy on Internet on a Vast Scale, 15 August 2015.
TOP SECRET//COMINT//NOFORN TOP SECRET//COMINT//NOFORN TOPSECRET//SI//REL USA, Cyber Threats and Special Source Operations A Current Perspective for NTOC March 22 2013 Classified...
DocumentRelease Date: 2017-11-30 Document Date: 2013-04-25
This single slide from an NSA Special Source Operations presentation shows that Uzbek refugee Fazliddin Kurbanov had been the subject of 702 (warantless) PRISM collection. This was not revealed to Kurbanov’s legal team when his case when to trial: see the Intercept article NSA Secretly Helped Convict Defendants in U.S. Courts, 30 November 2017. Download […]
TOP SECRET//COMINT//NOFORN//20320601 TOP SECRET//SI//NOFORN (TS//SI//NF) PRISM FAA Reporting Highlight U.S.-Based Uzbek With Desire to Attack US (TS//SI//NF) S2I12 issued a single so...
DocumentRelease Date: 2014-12-28
This undated PRISM intercept from the NSA suggests the agency was unable to decrypt a PGP-encrypted email sent from a Yahoo account: see the Der Spiegel story Prying Eyes: Inside the NSA’s War on Internet Security, 28 December 2014.
TOP SECRET//COMINT//REL TO USA, AUS TOP SECRET//COMINT//REL TO USA, AUS//20320108 ********************************************* THIS INFORMATION IS DERIVED FROM FAA COLLECTION UNDER FA...