This 2012 post from the NSA internal newsletter SSO News is one of a series collated here related to the extension of the agency’s FAIRVIEW collection to eight sites in major US cities: see the Intercept article The Wiretap Rooms: The NSA’s Hidden Spy Hubs In Eight U.S. Cities, 25 June 2018.
This undated NSA presentation describes SKIDROWE, a FORNSAT operation that surveils signals being sent to and from satellites: see the Intercept article Titanpointe: The NSA’s Spy Hub in New York, Hidden in Plain View, 16 November 2016.
This undated dictionary produced by NSA Special Source Operations, provides glosses for several terms associated with the corporate partner FAIRVIEW, including the AT&T-specific term ‘SNRC’: see the New York Times article AT&T Helped U.S. Spy on Internet on a Vast Scale, 15 August 2015.
This undated NSA document explains how to set up an aspect of the XKeyScore architecture: see the Intercept article XKEYSCORE: NSA’s Google for the World’s Private Communications, 1 July 2015.
This NSA Staff Processing Form dated 27 March 2012 describes the type of assistance the agency will provide to the FBI on the basis of the new FAA702 “cyberwar” certification: see the New York Times article Hunting for Hackers, N.S.A. Secretly Expands Internet Spying at U.S. Border, 4 June 2015.
This NSA slide from a 2012 presentation on Cyber 702 Authorities shows that the agency’s authority to undertake warantless wiretapping of US persons’ internet traffic was extended over the course of 2012: see the New York Times article Hunting for Hackers, N.S.A. Secretly Expands Internet Spying at U.S. Border, 4 June 2015.
This 29 August 2006 post from the internal NSA newsletter SIDToday explains how the Human Language Technology analysts working on speech-to-text technology within the agency understand their role in dealing with large amounts of intercepted data: see the Intercept article The Computers are Listening: How the NSA Converts Spoken Words Into Searchable Text, 5 May 2015.