Courage our network

Digital Network Exploitation (DNE), Digital Network Intelligence (DNI) and Computer Network Exploitation (CNE)

This post from internal NSA newsletter SIDToday dated 16 July 2003 explains the differences between different modes of collection and the terms the agency uses to decribe them. The article also notes that the sheer amount of information the agency collects is an issue – “our targets communications are increasingly buried by millions of non-target communications”: see the Intercept article Iraqi Insurgents Stymied the NSA and Other Highlights from 263 Internal Agency Reports, 10 August 2016.

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