National Security Agency


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Noun1.National Security Agency - the United States cryptologic organization that coordinates and directs highly specialized activities to protect United States information systems and to produce foreign intelligence information
Defense Department, Department of Defense, DoD, United States Department of Defense, Defense - the federal department responsible for safeguarding national security of the United States; created in 1947
United States intelligence agency - an intelligence service in the United States
IC, Intelligence Community, National Intelligence Community, United States Intelligence Community - a group of government agencies and organizations that carry out intelligence activities for the United States government; headed by the Director of Central Intelligence
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Summary: Washington DC [United States], Feb 14 (ANI): At least one person is reportedly in custody as authorities investigate the reports of a possible shooting incident near the National Security Agency's (NSA) headquarters in Fort Meade, Maryland on Wednesday.
The national security agency launched a criminal probe into extortion.
The statement of the Bulgarian capital's Prosecutor's Office means that there is either a legal procedure against the Bulgarian Customs Agincy head in some other Bulgarian Prosecutors' office, or some special police or National Security Agency unit has ordered the use of special surveillance devices on him.
Last year it was revealed that the administration has had the National Security Agency (NSA) conducting surveillance of the overseas telephone calls of Americans (see page 25).
--Attorney General Alberto Gonzales on why it's dangerous for the news media to remind Al Qaeda members that the government is trying to spy on them, during Senate hearings on the National Security Agency's domestic spying program, February 6
Cisco Information Systems Security Professional Only Vendor-Specific Curriculum that Meets Standards of the National Security Agency and Committee on National Security Systems
Working closely with the Department of Defense, the National Security Agency, and the Central Intelligence Agency, TRW built secret surveillance satellites and helped the CIA manage its communications with spies around the world.
In October 2000, NIST and the National Security Agency (NSA) co-sponsored the annual National Information System Security Conference (NISSC) in Baltimore, MD.
Hulnick clearly favors the clan-destine collection efforts of the CIA over the technical collection of the National Security Agency and the National Reconnaissance Office.
Inman was the director of the sleuthy National Security Agency under Jimmy Carter.
Earlier this year, the White House proposed a novel "key-escrow" cryptographic system based on an encryption algorithm developed in secret by the National Security Agency (NSA).
5 (BNA): Minister of Defence Affairs Lieutenant General Abdullah bin Hassan Al Nuaimi received a cable of congratulations from President of the National Security Agency (NSA) Lieutenant General Adel bin Khalifa Al Fadhel, marking the 51st anniversary of the Bahrain Defence Force (BDF).

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