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communications intelligence

Technical information and intelligence derived from foreign communications by other than the intended recipients. Also called COMINT.
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Noun1.communications intelligence - technical and intelligence information derived from foreign communications by other than the intended recipients
SIGINT, signals intelligence - intelligence information gathered from communications intelligence or electronics intelligence or telemetry intelligence
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A complaint filed at a US federal court said Snowden engaged in unauthorised communication of national defence information and willful communication of classified communications intelligence information.
Maximum Mr Snowden was charged with "Theft of Government Property", "Unauthorized communication of National Defense Information Information" and "Willful Communication of Classified Communications Intelligence".
According to a court document made public, Snowden was charged with "theft of government property, unauthorized communication of national defense information and willful communication of classified communications intelligence information to an unauthorized person." The Washington Post, quoting US officials, noted that the US has asked Hong Kong, where Snowden has been hiding, "to detain him on a provisional arrest warrant." The newspaper indicated that "by filing a criminal complaint, prosecutors have a legal basis to make the detention request of the authorities in Hong Kong." "Prosecutors now have 60 days to file an indictment, probably also under seal, and can then move to have Snowden extradited from Hong Kong for trial in the United States," the newspaper added.
According to the company, Applied Signal's tactical signals and communications intelligence (SIGINT/COMINT) systems, data fusion and information operations/information assurance products, combined with Raytheon's sensor technology, programme management, mission support and system integration capabilities, will provide solutions to an expanded range of intelligence and defense customers.
Currently equipped with two aircraft at RAF Waddington in Lincolnshire, the RAF's Nimrod R1 component has recently received unspecified upgrades, including to the type's communications intelligence suite, Gordon says.
Western Communications Intelligence and the Holocaust, 1939-1945, 2nd
AnchorPoint 5.2's integrated Invoice, Asset and Usage Management modules utilize the AnchorPoint Communications Intelligence database and analytic and reporting tools to allow companies to re-allocate or eliminate costs, improve operating efficiencies and increase return on investment from their telecom/IT investments.
"Besides UKUSA," says Duncan Campbell, "there are at least 30 other nations operating major communications intelligence (COMINT) organisations.
* Low probability of intercept communications intelligence direction finding--Israel

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