A-Z Archive

From the pages of Eye Spy Intelligence Magazine since May 2001

NSA - National Security Agency

 AFSA. Armed Forces Security Agency. ES83, 2013
 Agency adds two more names to its Cryptological Memorial Wall - fallen operatives Christopher Landis and John Pelham. ES98, 2015
 Agency appoints new Civil Liberties and Privacy Officer following Edward Snowden leaks. ES90, 2014
 Agency celebrates 60th anniversary. Feature. NSA Timeline. ES83, 2013
 Agency concerned over 'spy foolproof technology'. ES31, 2005
 Agency honours fallen cryptologists. ES95, 2015
 Agency intercepts intelligence on Detroit airplane bomber. ES66, 2010
 Agency launches major programme to intercept ISIS communications. ES93, 2014
 Agency recruits 2,500 cyber personnel. ES75, 2011
 Agency starts huge programme targeting cyber terrorists. ES51, 2007
 Agency tracking American nationals flying to Somalia for AQ training. ES61, 2009
 Agency tracks AQ pirates off Somalia coastline. ES39, 2006
 Alexander, Keith B. Appointed Director of NSA. ES41, 2006
 Alexander, Keith. NSA Director announces he is stepping down. ES90, 2014
 America's Black Box. Feature. Former NSA employee claims Agency collecting US-based communications. ES79, 2012
 Arlington Hall. US Army Cryptologic headquarters. ES83, 2013
 'Banksy' graffiti artist produces new work mocking GCHQ and NSA. Feature. ES91, 2014
 Beijing and Washington sign no cyber spying agreement. Hope Springs Eternal. Feature. ES99, 2015
 Billion Dollar Brain. Agency seeks massive funding for new computer project. ES73, 2011
 Black World Programmes. ES38, 2006
 Blackfoot. (See Prism Surveillance). ES86, 2013
 Blackpearl. NSA search programme. ES88, 2013
 BND. Liaisons. NSA/GCHQ. Internal domestic spying operations. Leaks: Sanctioned Spy Games. Feature. ES107, 2017
 Boundless Informant. (See Prism Surveillance). ES86, 2013
 Brazil President Dilma Rouseff raises NSA spy fears. ES87, 2013
 BRUSU Agreement. ES86, 2013
 CCH. Center for Cryptologic History (NSA). ES83, 2013
 Cell phone interceptions lead to New York City transit plot. ES42, 2006
 Changing of the Guard Ceremonies. NSA Directors. Photo Special. ES91, 2014
 Chinese spies target NSA 'crown Jewel'. Feature. Red Spies. ES53, 2008
 Christopher Inglis, Deputy Director NSA at presentation ceremony. Feature. ES78, 2012
 Church Committee. ES83, 2013
 Collection of electronic communications. Feature. ES79, 2012
 Communications and satellite operations over Abbottabad. (See death of OBL). ES73, 2011
 Counter-terrorist measures. ES41, 2006
 CSS. Central Security Service. ES87, 2013
 CTC. Counter Terrorism Command. Liaisons. ES85, 2013
 Cyber security tested with GCHQ. ES95, 2015
 Data Center, Utah. ES102, 2016
 Dismissed NSA whistleblower exposes covert internal counter-terrorist eavesdropping operation. ES38, 2006
 Dropmire. (See Prism Surveillance). ES86, 2013
 Eavesdropping on suspected terrorists within USA. Feature - Secret Signals. ES38, 2006
 ECHELON. NSA project. ES79, 2012
 Equation Group. Alleged NSA hacking unit. Feature. ES106, 2016
 Eye Spy Intelligence Review. A comprehensive overview of all the major intelligence events and related incidents from 2001 to 2015 in this special 100th anniversary edition. ES100, 2015
 Fair Game. Feature. Partner of journalist Glenn Greenwald detained by British security services in connection with Edward Snowden's NSA and GCHQ leaks. ES97, 2013
 Field Station and National Missile Defence Shield. Feature. ES52, 2007
 Field Station Kunia on Hawaii targeted by Chinese spy ring. ES53, 2008
 Five Eyes. Internal newsletter leaked. Feature. ES103, 2016
 Flight KAL-007 intercepts. ES83, 2013
 Former Deputy Director John Chris Inglis on new Oliver Stone movie about NSA contractor Edward Snowden. Feature. ES105, 2016
 Fort Gordon, Georgia. ES86, 2013
 Fort Meade relocation. ES83, 2013
 Gems in the NSA Closet. Discovery of the Holy Grail. (See Codebreaking Machines). ES61, 2009
 Genie. NSA surveillance programme. ES88, 2013
 German Intelligence and NSA spying operations. Turning a Blind Eye. Feature. ES97, 2015
 German NSA Inquiry Committee. Feature. ES92, 2014
 Guardrail. Reconnaissance and national security air programme. Feature. ES21, 2003
 Gun, Katherine. GCHQ documents' leak affair set for silver screen. Official Secrets. Feature. ES101, 2016
 Hemlock/Bruneau. (See Prism Surveillance). ES86, 2013
 Intelligence Analysis. Horizon Threats 2016. Analysts focus on future threats and war theatres. Major Feature. ES101, 2016
 Intelligence and a 'doomsday cashe' off DIA files released. Staff at risk. Edward Snowden leaks. Feature. ES88, 2013
 Intercepted communications reveal Iran seeking Iraq nuclear scientists. ES19, 2003
 Interception. Feature. A 21st Century Necessity. ES86, 2013
 Intercepts reveal al-Qaida targets European High Speed Rail. Feature. ES87, 2013
 Intercepts show Argentina public divided over Falkland Islands invasion. ES79, 2012
 Internal NSA surveillance. NGIA. ES38, 2006
 International relations strained over Edward Snowden's espionage - extent of Agency surveillance. Worldwide reaction. NSA and GENIE. Feature. ES88, 2013
 Iratemonk. NSA Tailored Access programme. See also Cyber. Electronic Cold War. Russia and West engaged in tit-for-tat cyber attacks. Feature. ES106, 2016
 JAR. Joint Analysis Report on Russia hacking 2016. List of alleged hackers: APT28, APT29, Agent.btz, BlackEnergy V3, BlackEnergy2 APT, CakeDuke, Carberp, CHOP- STICK, CloudDuke, CORESHELL, CosmicDuke, COZYBEAR, COZYCAR, COZYDUKE, CrouchingYeti, DIONIS,Dragonfly, Energetic Bear, EVILTOSS, Fancy Bear, GeminiDuke, GREY CLOUD, HammerDuke, HAMMERTOSS, Havex, MiniDionis, MiniDuke, OLDBAIT, OnionDuke, Operation Pawn Storm, PinchDuke, Powershell backdoor, Quedagh, Sandworm, SEADADDY, Seaduke, SEDKIT, SEDNIT, Skipper, Sofacy, SOURFACE, SYNful Knock, Tiny Baron, Tsar Team, twain_64.dll (64-bit X-Agent implant), VmUpgradeHelper.exe (X-Tunnel implant), Waterbug and X-Agent. ES107, 2017
 Klondyke. (See Prism Surveillance). ES86, 2013
 Kunia, Oaha, Hawaii. NSA facility. ES86, 2013
 Leaked NSA files reveal Mossad assassinated key Middle East intelligence contact man. The Mossad's Mediterranean Sanction. Feature. ES98, 2015
 Liaisons. BfV. Protection of the Constitution. Internal domestic spying operations. Leaks: Sanctioned Spy Games. Feature. ES107, 2017
 Magic Planet. Information assurance. NSA Museum exhibit. Feature. ES99, 2015
 Martin, Harold T. NSA contractor arrested. Feature. ES106, 2016
 Mexico President Enrique Pena Nieto raises NSA spy fears. ES87, 2013
 MI5 Director-General Andrew Parker warns Edward Snowden's NSA/GCHQ leaks have opened "Gateway for al-Qaida." Feature. ES88, 2013
 Michael Hayden initiates '100 days of change'. ES83, 2013
 Michael Rogers - new NSA Director appointed. Feature. ES91, 2014
 Moonpenny. NSA search programme. Feature. ES89, 2014
 Muscular. NSA search programme. ES88, 2013
 Navajo Code Talkers. Feature. Whispers from the Canyon. ES18, 2003
 New batch of GCHQ-NSA files released by Edward Snowden. Operation Anarchist. Eyes of Others. Focus on UAV operations. Feature. ES101, 2016
 New changes ahead for world's intelligence services as focus drawn to New Cold War and combatting international terrorism. The New Recruiters. Major Feature. ES105, 2016
 New NSA Museum - vision. Feature. ES99, 2015
 NSA Station Teufelsberg. Conference. ES107, 2017
 NSA. 60 Years of Cryptologic Excellence. Feature. ES83, 2013
 NSA. Agency acknowledge role in demise of Osama bin-Laden. ES83, 2013
 NSA. Agency and GCHQ leaks. (See Edward Snowden). ES87, 2013
 NSA. Agency iintercepts vital conversations relevant to shootdown of Malaysian Airlines Flight MH17. Feature. ES92, 2014
 NSA. Agency intercepts influx of coded messages just prior to Russian invasion of Georgia. ES58, 2008
 NSA. Agency launch poster campaign aimed at public security. ES7, 2002
 NSA. Agency warns of gap closing between government technology and that available in public arena. ES1, 2001
 NSA. BND intelligence targets examined by lawmakers. ES98, 2015
 NSA. Center Floor. ES83, 2013
 NSA. Chief to head new US Cyber Command. ES62, 2009
 NSA. ECHELON. Feature. ES2, 2001
 NSA. Enlargement as new facilities in Utah and Georgia opened. Feature. ES88, 2013
 NSA. Field Station Veterans Group. ES74, 2011
 NSA. Former CIA Deputy Director Michael Morell warns of grave consequences regarding Edward Snowden's NSA leaks. ES97, 2015
 NSA. GCHQ relations following Katherine Gun affair. ES24, 2004
 NSA. Guardrail concept serviceman Donald Plisko passes away. ES85, 2013
 NSA. Intercepts new coded AQ American targets. Feature. Death Wish. ES19, 2003
 NSA. Internal security concerns regarding death of GCHQ worker, Gareth Williams. ES70, 2010
 NSA. KL7 Cipher Machine. (See Enigmas). ES30 2004/5
 NSA. Museum Tour. ES3, 2001
 NSA. NSA-CSS Georgia Cryptologic Center opens. ES79, 2012
 NSA. Operations in Europe. Feature. ES2, 2001
 NSA. Project Anchory. (See Tony Blair). ES60, 2009
 NSA. Snowden: Ripples and Drama Continue. Conspiracies, plots, deals, awards, sackings, resignations and new posts. Feature. ES90, 2014
 NSA. Stellar Wind. Feature - NSA Wiretap Whistleblower - Hero or Villain? ES60, 2009
 NSA. Telephone Dating Mining. ES41, 2006
 NSA. Texas (Lackland Air Force Base). ES86, 2013
 NSA. Utah Data Center, Bluffdale. Feature. ES79, 2012
 NSA. Utah Data Center. ES86, 2013
 NSA. Utah Data Center. Feature. ES90, 2014
 NSA. Worldwide interceptions. US phone companies shielded from warrantless telephone tap investigation. ES57, 2008
 NSG. India National Security Guard. (See Mumbai terrorist attack). ES60, 2009
 Number Correlation. What is the NSA Looking For? Feature. ES88, 2013
 Oliver Stone announces new movie on NSA contractor Edward Snowden. Feature. ES105, 2016
 Operation Ivy Bells. ES65, 2009
 Organisation intensifies ELINT operations in Syria. ES82, 2012
 Origins: National Security Agency. Part 1. ES23, 2004
 Origins: National Security Agency. Part 2. ES24, 2004
 Perdido. (See Prism Surveillance). ES86, 2013
 Phone-tap operation [Iraq] exposed by GCHQ whistleblower. ES22, 2003
 Prism Surveillance. Feature. Details of NSA surveillance programme leaked by contractor Edward Snowden. ES86, 2013
 Prism Surveillance. Feature. Trans-Atlantic Espionage or Big Brother? ES86, 2013
 Programmes such as PRISM exposed by Edward Snowden are ended. ES97, 2015
 RAF Menwith Hill, North Yorkshire, UK. Largest foreign-based NSA Station. ES86, 2013
 Ronald William Pelton. NSA traitor. ES65, 2009
 Royal Concierge. NSA classified programme exposed by contractor Edward Snowden. Interception of Diplomatic Communications. Feature. ES89, 2014
 Russia accuses US of operating NSA and CIA stations. (See Manos AFB). ES62, 20099
 Service station Yakima Training Center, Washington State to close. ES85, 2013
 Sinkov Mission - 75th Anniversary. Cornerstone. Remembering the Sinkov Mission. NSA and GCHQ intelligence officials meet at Bletchley Park, Major Feature. ES102, 2016
 Spies of the American Revolutionary War. Feature. New exhibition at NSA Museum. ES85, 2013
 Stateroom. Intercept system. ES88, 2013
 Stellar Wind. NSA project. ES79, 2012
 Study finds terrorists around the world changing communications tactics following Edward Snowden's leaks. Feature. ES97, 2015
 Surveillance. Objectives. See Tradecraft - Surveillance. The Changing Face of Surveillance. A Necessary Dark Art? Part 1. Feature. Informative overview covering the last one hundred years of this vital intelligence element. (TC) ES93, 2014
 Surveillance. Post-war changes and new technologies. See Tradecraft - Surveillance. The Changing Face of Surveillance. A Necessary Dark Art? Part 2. Feature ES94, 2014.
 Telephone number collection. Feature. ES88, 2013
 Tempora. ES87, 2013
 Terrorism-related arrests in London. See MI5 London Night Games. Feature. ES94, 2014
 Teufelsberg, Germany. Cold War NSA Berlin Field Station. Feature. ES74, 2001
 The Briefcase Man. New espionage case. Feature. See also Harold T. Martin. ES106, 2016
 The Holy Grail. Encryption security protocols of Internet broken by NSA and GCHQ. Feature. ES87, 2013
 The War Against ISIS. Focus on ISIS communications. Moving Towards the Gates of Mosul. Operation Inherent Resolve. Major Feature. ES104, 2016
 Thinthread. (See also Whistleblower: Feature. Hero, Villain, Traitor or Spy?). ES86, 2013
 TOAG. Tailored Access Operations Group. NSA. ES87, 2013
 Trailblazer. ES86, 2013
 Turbulence NSA programme. ES86, 2013
 US cryptologic technician killed in Mumbai attack. ES61, 2009
 US Cyber Command. Organisation to separate from NSA. Feature. ES105, 2016
 USIC dismiss calls for amnesty of Edward Snowden. Feature. ES105, 2016
 Wabash. (See Prism Surveillance). ES86, 2013
 WikiLeaks publish more stolen NSA files. Espionage Elysee. Major Feature. ES102, 2016
 WikiLeaks. New release of NSA/GCHQ documents stolen by Edward Snowden reveals air intelligence collection methods. Leaks: Sanctioned Spy Games. Major Feature. ES107, 2017
 William F. Friedman. A Life in Cryptology. Codebreaking. Feature. ES97, 2015
 William Martin and Bernon Mitchell, NSA defectors. ES83, 2013
 World Geo-Political and Military Analysis Desk. ES79, 2012
 Worldwide Surveillance. Tracking and surveillance of sleeper, active lone wolf terrorists by international intelligence agencies. Major Feature. ES107, 2017
 X-Keystore. NSA search programme. Feature. See also PRISM. ES89, 2014