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Satellite Transport Knowledge

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Release Date: 2014-09-14
This undated GCHQ document reporting on the activities of its installation at Bude in Cornwall, describes the infiltration of three German satellite comnunications providers, Stellar, Cetel and IABG. The document includes server details, network graphs, customer login details and the personal details of network engineers: see the Intercept article New Zealand Launched Mass Surveillance Project […]
TOP SECRET STR A PI iijj Çjp ■ GCHQ Bude Sigint Development NAC BUDE Partnership SATELLITE TELEPORT KNOWLEDGE Contents UStellar Auton om ou s Sy ste m : 35207 IP Ranges: ...
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Visit Precis: Ambassador Roy Ferguson

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Document Date: 2013-03-22Release Date: 2014-09-15
This NSA briefing dated 22 March 2013 previews a forthcoming visit of the director of New Zealand’s Intelligence Coordination group to Fort Meade. The purpose of the visit was “to provide an update on legislation being proposed for the New Zealand Intelligence Community” which, the NSA document notes, “will include a strong oversight element”. The […]
SECRET//REL TO USA, FVEY VISIT PRECIS Ambassador Roy Ferguson Director, Intelligence Coordination Group, Department of Prime Minister and Cabinet, New Zealand 22 March 2013 GEN A Cou...
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SNIPs of SIGINT: Monthly Notes for June 2012

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Document Date: 2012-06-26Release Date: 2015-01-17
This internal NSA progress report from June 2012,a iuthored by an NSA analyst who had just spent some time with the DSD in Australia, describes a backdoor in the OpenSSH daemon: see the Der Spiegel article The Digital Arms Race: NSA Preps America for Future Battle, 17 January 2015.
SNIPs of SIGINT :: (U) Monthly Notes for June 2012 ______________________________DYHAMIC PASS______________ System M a X _ E C R E T / / S I / T ALE N_T_ KEYHOLE//REL TO USA, Portion Max: T...
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SIGNIT Development Forum (SDF) Minutes

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Document Date: 2009-06-09Release Date: 2015-03-10
These intenal NSA minutes from a meeting that took place on 8 June 2009 discuss GCSB activities and interoperability between NSA systems: see the New Zealand Herald article NZ’s spy reach stretches across globe, 11 March 2015.
TOP SECRET//COMINT//REL TO USA, AUS, CAN, GBR, NZL SIGINT Development Forum (SDF) Minutes Location: NSA-W Date: 8-9 June 2009 8 June 2009 Developments in SD - NSA 5 key imperatives f...
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Second Party National Identity Rules, continued

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Document Date: 2012-01-01Release Date: 2015-03-08
This extract from a 2012 NSA document detailing how different Five Eyes countries define their own nationals shows that the GCSB allowed itself the right to surveil the governments of the Cook Islands and Nuie “but not their citizens”: see the Sunday Star Times article Snowden files: Inside Waihopai’s domes, 8 March 2015.
SECRET//COMINT//REL TO USA, FVEY (U) Second Party National Identity Rules, Continued Section B.4. - (U) New Zealand: Government Communications Security Bureau (GCSB) B.4.1. (U) Governmen...
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Collection, Processing and Dissemination of Allied Communications

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Document Date: 2005-01-01Release Date: 2013-11-20
Extracts from a 2005 draft directive from the NSA’s director of signals intelligence reveal that, contrary to the “common understanding” that the a no-spying agreement existed between members of the ‘Five Eyes’ intelligence alliance (comprising the UK, US, Canada, Australia and New Zealand), the NSA reserved the right to target allies unilaterally in certain circumstances: […]
2005ukusa1.jpg: a) (S//SI//NF) Under the British-U.S. Communications Intelli- gence Agreement of 5 March 1946 (commonly known as the United Kingdom/United States of America (UKUSA) Agreement), ...
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Tier B allies

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Release Date: 2014-05-13
This undated internal NSA document illustrates the degrees of cooperation in the agency’s relationships with different foreign powers. “Tier A” and “Tier B” are elsewhere referred to as Second and Third Parties: see the book No Place To Hide, 13 May 2014.
Page 123 CONFIDENT1AL//NOFORN//20291123 TIER A Comprehensive Cooperation Australia Canada New Zealand United Kingdom TIERB Focused Cooperation Austria Belgium Czech Republic Denmark G...
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COMSAT Advisory Board (CAB) GCSB Update 21 March 2012

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Document Date: 2012-03-21Release Date: 2015-03-08
This GCSB presentation dated 21 March 2012 shows that the Waihopai listening station’s main target was a satellite based above the Kiribati islands: see the Sunday Star Times article Snowden files: Inside Waihopai’s domes, 8 March 2015.
COMSAT Advisory Board (CAB) GCSB Update 21 March 2012 The Overall Classification of this briefing is: S E C R E T COMINT REL TO NZL FVEY o GCSB Management/Economic Climate o Ploug...
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NSA Activities in Progress 2013

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Document Date: 2013-01-01Release Date: 2015-03-05
This single redacted slide from a 2013 NSA presentation confirms that New Zealand participates in Five Eyes cable access operations and reports the existence of a joint plan to infiltrate a Chinese diplomatic data connection: see the New Zealand Herald article The price of the Five Eyes club: Mass spying on friendly nations, 5 March […]
Snowden3.png: Key Activities In Progress: Access New Zealand: Joint effort to exploit Chinese MFA link. New Zealand: Partner cable access program achieves Phase 1. TOP SECRET//COMINT//NO...
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GCSB has identified an MFA data link

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Document Date: 2013-04-01Release Date: 2015-04-19
This short extract from an April 2013 NSA document describes a “verbal agreement” between GCSB and NSA to proceed with the FROSTBITE / BASILHAYDEN project to infiltrate a Chinese diplomatic data link: see the New Zealand Herald article Leaked papers reveal NZ plan to spy on China for US, 19 April 2015.
(TS//SI//NF) New Zealand: GCSB has identified an MFA data link between the Chinese Consulate and Chinese Visa Office in Auckland. NSA and GCSB have verbally agreed to move forward with a coopera...
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GCSB Sigint Development Quarterly Report

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Document Date: 2009-07-01Release Date: 2015-03-05
This GCSB report from July 2009 describes the move towards “full collection” at the agency’s Waihopai, progress against several named targets and “2nd party sharing” arrangements via XKeyScore: see the New Zealand Herald article The price of the Five Eyes club: Mass spying on friendly nations, 5 March 2015.
TOP SECRET//COMINT//REL TO USA, AUS, CAN, GBR, NZL GCSB SIGINT Development Quarterly Report Quarterly Report: 002/09 J uly 2009 To: Deputy Director Signals Intelligence Target tele...
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ConSIDer This: The ABC's of Second Party Liaison

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Document Date: 2003-08-13Release Date: 2016-05-16
Special U.S. Liaison Offices are representatives to the second-party countries (the U.K., Canada, Australia, and New Zealand) for cryptologic collaboration. The Foreign Affairs Directorate has officers overseeing second-party matters at Fort Meade, and each second party maintains a senior liaison at NSA.
DYNAMIC PAGE -- HIGHEST POSSIBLE CLASSIFICATION IS<br>TOP SECRET // SI / TK // REL TO USA AUS CAN GBR NZL<br><br>(U//FOUO) ConSIDer This: The ABC's of Second Party Liaison<br>FROM: SIGINT Communica...
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Primary FORNSAT Collection Operations

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Release 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.
.fc-L' 11K: ¿UribtA I---. :RET//CDMINT//REL TO USA, AUS, CAN, GBR, and NZLy/Xl JIMKKNIPB Yakima TI M BE RU N E S ugar Grove CORALINE Sabena Seca, Geraldto S...
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SIDToday – TREASUREMAP Announces a New Release

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Document Date: 2011-11-01Release Date: 2014-09-14
This post from the internal NSA newsletter SIDTOday dated 1 November 2011, announces the release of a new version of the agency’s TREASUREMAP tool and describes some of the capabilities of the system: see the Intercept article New Zealand Launched Mass Surveillance Project While Publicly Denying It, 15 September 2014.
SIDToday- TREASURE MAP Announces a New Release DYNAMIC PAGE - HI CHE ST POSSIBLE CLASSIFICATION IS TOP SECRET// SI / TK// REL TO USAAUS CAN CBR NZL (U//FOUO) TREASURE MAP Announces a New Re...
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Continued effort against the South Pacific region

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Document Date: 2009-06-06Release Date: 2015-03-05
This extract from the NSA’s minutes of a June 2009 meeting at the agency’s headquarters in Fort Meade, where a GCSB officer was present: see the New Zealand Herald article The price of the Five Eyes club: Mass spying on friendly nations, 5 May 2015.
TOP SECRET//COMINT//REL10 USA, AUS, CAN, GBR, NZL Continued effort against the South Pacific region - GCSB s access development activities will be focused on the South Pacific region and entai...
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GCSB access

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Document Date: 2011-01-01Release Date: 2015-03-06
This extract from a 2011 GCHQ document indicates that the agency had access to satellite and full take data from South Pacific sources collected by New Zealand’s GCSB via XKeyScore: see the New Zealand Herald article The price of the Five Eyes club: Mass spying on friendly nations, 5 March 2015.
I edit! GCSB access For GCSB access GCSB have given us access to their XKS deployments at IRONS AND ; a GCSB comsat site, which is rich in data for the South Pacific region. Specifically we can...
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NSA Intelligence Relationship with New Zealand

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Document Date: 2013-04-01Release Date: 2015-03-10
This NSA information paper from April 2013 describes the state of the agency’s intelligence relationship with its New Zealand counterpart: see the New Zealand Herald article NZ’s spy reach stretches across globe, 11 March 2015.
TOP SECRET//SI//REL TO USA, FVEY National Security Agency April 2013 Central Security Service Information Paper (U) Subject: NSA Intelligence Relationship with New Zealand (U) Execu...
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US-Israeli Memorandum of Understanding

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Document Date: 2009-01-01Release Date: 2013-09-11
A Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) between the NSA and the Israeli SIGINT National Unit that allows the NSA to share “raw SIGINT data” with Israel. The agreement was reached in March 2009, although the MOU itself is undated: see the Guardian article NSA shares raw intelligence including Americans’ data with Israel, 11 September 2013.
iur i3jdi,i\jd 1//LUIV111N iu um, ioin (TS//SI//REL) MEMORANDUM OF UNDERSTANDING (MOU) BETWEEN THE NATIONAL SECURITY AGENCY/CENTRAL SECURITY SERVICE (NSA/CSS) AND THE ISRAELI SIGINT N...
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FY2013 Foreign Partner Review

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Document Date: 2013-01-01Release Date: 2014-05-13
This slide, taken from the NSA’s annual review of its cooperation with foreign partners, shows an expansion in the agency’s international relationships: see the book No Place To Hide, 13 May 2014.
Page 123 TOP SECRET// COMINT //REL USA, AUS, CAN, GBR, NZL Approved SIGINT Partners ^ORTUtt^ Second Parties Third Parties Australia Algeria Israel Spain Canada Austria Italy Sweden...
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NSA Intelligence Relationship with Germany – Bundesnachrichtendienst (BND)

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Document Date: 2013-01-17Release Date: 2014-06-18
This internal NSA briefing dated 17 January 2013 describes the current state of the US-German intelligence relationship and mentions that “The BND has been working to influence the German Government to relax interpretation of the privacy laws over the long term to provide greater opportunity for intelligence sharing”: see the Der Spiegel article New NSA […]
TOP SECRET//S1//NOFORN National Security Agency/Central Security Service Information Paper 17 January 2013 Subject: (StfREL TO USA, FVEY} NS A Intelligence Relationship with Germany - B...
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Bad guys are everywhere, good guys are somewhere!

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Release 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...
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GCSB XKeyScore fingerprint – May 2013

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Document Date: 2013-05-06Release Date: 2015-03-23
This XKeyScore fingerprint, last modified on 6 May 2013, shows that New Zealand’s GCSB monitored candidates for the post of WTO director general: see the New Zealand Herald article How spy agency homed in on Groser’s rivals, 23 March 2015.
Classification: 5-eyes releasable Top Secret COMINT Last modified: 2013-05-06 NOTE WELL that the contents of this file are managed by the GUI. Any manual updates to this file will be o...
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Operational Legalities

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Release Date: 2015-06-22
This 78-page GCHQ presentation, repeated with speaking notes, provides a full overview of the legal and oversight framework governing the agency’s activities: see the Intercept article Spies Hacked Computers Thanks to Sweeping Secret Warrants, Aggressively Stretching U.K. Law, 22 June 2015. operational-legalities-gchq-nov-28-2008
Operational Legalities Not for display • Beware: there are several hidden slides in this presentation. If you see this you will also see the other hidden ones. • To find which are hidde...
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Third Party Partners

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Release Date: 2013-12-08
This short excerpt from an NSA document shows that nine European States – Belgium, Denmark, France, Germany, Italy, The Netherlands, Norway, Spain and Sweden – have a second-tier ‘third party’ relationship with the agency: see the SVT article NSA “asking for” specific exchanges from FRA – Secret treaty since 1954, 8 December 2013.
* (S//SI. REU) SSEU’R. members are the Five Eyes nations (Australia, Canada. New Zealand, United Kingdom and United States] and the following Tliird Party partners: Belgium, Denmark, France, Germ...
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COMSAT Advisory Board (CAB) GCSB Update 22 April 2010

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Document Date: 2010-04-21Release Date: 2015-03-08
This GCSB presentation dated 22 April 2010 details some of the systems available at the agency’s Waihopai base: see the Sunday Star Times article Snowden files: Inside Waihopai’s domes, 8 March 2015.
COMSAT Advisory Board (CAB) GCSB Update 22 April 2010 The Overall Classification of this briefing is: S E C R E T COMINT REL TO USA, FVEY o Economic Climate o Court Decision o S...
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SUSLOW monthly report for March 2013

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Document Date: 2013-03-01Release Date: 2015-03-10
This NSA document from March 2013 gives an update on GCSB activities, including the use of WARRIOR PRIDE malware against an ASEAN country and the Kim Dotcom case: see the New Zealand Herald article NZ’s spy reach stretches across globe, 11 March 2015.
TOP SECRET//SI//REL TO USA, FVEY (U//FOUO) SUSLOW Monthly Report for March 2013 (U) March highlights: - (U) Intelligence update: o (TS//SI//REL TO USA, FVEY) GCSB has a WARRIORPRIDE ca...
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GCSB XKeyScore fingerprint – Jan 2013

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Document Date: 2013-01-06Release Date: 2015-03-15
This XKeyScore fingerprint, dated 6 January 2013, shows the extent to which New Zealand’s GCSB targeted Solomon Islands public officials and civil society: see the New Zealand Herald article Revealed: The names NZ targeted using NSA’s XKeyscore system, 15 March 2015.
2 Classification: 3 5-eyes releasable 4 Top Secret 5 COMINT 6 ________ 7 Last modified: 2013-01-06 8 9 NOTE WELL that the contents of this file are managed by the GUI. 10 A...

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