SECTION SIXTEEN: SECURITY SERVICES SOURCES
Declassified Spy Satellite Imagery : From the friendly folks at the NRO.
The NRO Declassified -- NSA
Unredacted: The National Security Archive, Unedited and Uncensored : from the National Security Archive.
US National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency
SPOT Images main page : every 26 days the SPOT (Satellite Pour l'Observation de la Terre) satellite passes overhead and takes your picture.
CORONA Spy Satellite Images : spy satellite pictures from 1960 to 1972.
CORONA : CIA site about the CORONA program.
TerraScope : overhead pictures from Chairman Gates. Coverage photos from various sources; they sell the images in finished form. Cast your eyes skyword and say cheese to Bill.
The Aerial Reconnaissance Archives
BfV (Germany)Links Page
Australian Office of National Assessments (ONA) : useful links for Australian intelligence community.
Australian Security Intelligence Organisation (ASIO)
National Security Agency : The ears have walls, US version.
National Counterintelligence Center (USA)
National Infrastructure Protection Center (USA)
FBI - Awareness of National Security Issues and Response (ANSIR)
NSA Intrusion Detection Tools Inventory
The GCHQ : the British version.
UK Communications-Electronics Security Group : Note the papers on public key encryption available through "Non-Secret Encryption" bar.
The Communications Security Establishment : The ears have walls, Canadian version.
Bill Robinson's Communications Security Establishment Blog Lex ex Umbra : All the information thats in the public domain about our neighbours in Confederation Heights.
Bill Robinson's Now Defunct but archived Unofficial Communications Security Establishment Page
Canadian Intelligence Resource Centre (CIRC) : from Jerome Mellon.
Communications Security Establishment Commissioner
Public Safety Canada Portal
Health Canada: Emergency Preparedness
RCMP: Safety and Security for Canadians
Transport Canada: Security and Emergency Preparedness
The Official CSIS page
Canadian Intelligence Resource Centre : "Web's premiere resource for matters of Canadian intelligence".
RCMP Technical Security Branch
MI5 British (Internal) Security Service (official site)
MI6 British (Foreign) Security Service
BND (Bundes Nachrichtendienst--German Federal Intelligence Service)
Overseas Security Advisory Council (U.S. Department of State)
United States Secret Service: National Threat Assessment Center
The Australian Secret Intelligence Service (ASIS)
UK Central Intelligence Machinery
UK Intelligence and Security Committee--Annual Report 1997-1998
UK National Intelligence Machinery
"Review of Security Legislation" -- electronic surveillance law : an extensive review of electronic communication interception in several Western countries including Canada. Published by the government of South Africa.
Cryptome : John Young's main site; contains the infamous list of Japanese agents and many other documents.
Richard Tomlinson's original site about MI6 : censored by D notice and Geocities May 12, 1999; and the infamous list of spooks : mirrored elsewhere; and a copy of the full text of Tomlinson's book The Big Breach is/was available Here as a full text .pdf file. The .pdf file is mirrored at Cryptome Here
Canadian Association for Security and Intelligence Studies (CASIS)
Canadian Security Intelligence Service Public Reports, 1991 to Present
Security Intelligence Review Committee SIRC : with oversight responsibilities for CSIS.
Canadian Forces School of Military Intelligence and Canadian Forces Intelligence Branch Association
Security Intelligence Review Committee: Annual Reports 1984 through Present
Spotlight on Military News and International Affairs--Canadian Forces College : daily, Canadian and international media coverage.
Documents in Military History
SearchMil.com : searches U.S. military sites.
U.S. Government Documents - The U.S. Intelligence Community **available to current Columbia faculty, staff and students only.
CIA Electronic Reading Room : to provide the public with an overview of access to CIA information, including electronic access to previously released documents.
CIA's Analysis Of The Soviet Union, 1947-1991
Global Trends 2015: A Dialogue About the Future With Nongovernment Experts : CIA document "prepared under the direction of the National Intelligence Council (NIC) and is the product of numerous workshops and conferences which included specialists from academia and the private sector.
CIA Activities in Chile
The CIA’s Family Jewels : the whole searchable document.
At Cold War's End: US Intelligence on the Soviet Union and Eastern Europe, 1989-1991 : whole text of CIA book.
Space & Electronic Warfare Lexicon
Interception : comprehensive and informative site on telephonic snooping.
The Final Months of the War with Japan: Signals Intelligence, U.S. Invasion Planning, and the A-Bomb Decision : a .pdf file; produced by the CIA's Center for the Study of Intelligence.
CIA Electronic Document Release Center -- Princeton Collection
The International Policy Institute for Counter-Terrorism (ICT) : In Israel.
Terrorism Research Center
Countering the New Terrorism : from the RAND corp.; a .pdf document.
The 2002 CIA Factbook
The National Security Archive : including the Bay of Pigs report.
Tiananmen Square, 1989: The Declassified History -- NSA
The Intelligyst Group : geopolitical and military open source information as well as forensics and disease information that can affect these issues.
US National Intelligence Council
The Information Warfare Site (IWS)
the arms trade revealed: a guide for investigators and analysts ad for the book.
Future Years Defense Program Historical Database
Statistical Information Analysis Division of the Directorate for Information Operations and Reports : statistical reports on US military and civilian personnel from 1950 to the present.
defense-aerospace.com : news and information for the militarily minded.
Rand Corp. report on (Maritime) Piracy ; in Acrobat format.
NUCEXP, National Geoscience Database
Cold War International History Project (CWIHP)
Cold War Resources
Report on the Deficiencies of the FBI crime lab
Intelligence Resource Program : at the Federation of American Scientists Site; contains master list of intelligence related sites and the texts of the Venona intercepts.
GlobalSecurity.org : John Pike's new site.
The National Security Agency Declassified
[US] Department of Homeland Security
The Pentagon's Spies -- NSA : from the National Security Archive features declassified documents from 1965 to 1995 that offer a glimpse into the Pentagon's human intelligence operations (HUMINT).
Statewatch Database : Search the Poptel InfoSource database-- 21,000 whole text items on the State and civil liberties in Western Europe. This is Leak City for Eurocrats.
Computer Systems Security and Privacy Board : reference material on email privacy, encryption, etc.
Advanced Encryption Standard : AES is expected to be used by businesses and organizations; it replaces the Data Encryption Standard (DES).
What is Advanced Encryption Standards (AES) Encryption?
Security and Cryptography : from Industry Canada.
Encryption and security tutorial : 509 slides in 8 parts, of which the first 7 are the tutorial itself and the 8th is extra material which covers crypto politics.
Encryption Special Report-- Washington Post
Cryptography Papers Available Online : from Bruce Schneier.
Legal, Privacy and Security Issues in Electronic Commerce : from the UNB Saint John Ward Chipman Library.
PGPSteps : Installation instructions for PGP encryption, step by step.
CanCrypt: Canadian cryptologic resources
E-Mail Encryption Made Simple : public service tutorial from the Office of the Privacy Commissioner of Ontario.
SKIPJACK and KEA Algorithms : If you don't know what they are you should skip this resource; declassified encryption algorithms.
Politics of Information website : "The largest collection of privacy-related (privacy, identity, surveillance, security & encryption, intellectual property, etc.) links on the Internet".
The Newsletter on Civil Liberties N.C.L. : online newsletter on civil liberties in Canada.
122 documents on electronic surveillance : from the defunct Office of Technology Assessment 1972-1996; in Acrobat format.
Collection of public documents on the Echelon listening system
ACLU EchelonWatch : at long last, this stuff is going public.
The 'Semantic Forest' papers and The Patent : current AI voice->text->analysis processing from the NSA.
Psychology of Intelligence Analysis : online, unclassified book by Richards J. Heuer, Jr. published by the CIA.
International Bulletin of Political Psychology : searchable archives and back issues.
Global Report on Child Soldiers 2001
Ajax: US and International Government Military and Intelligence Agency Access
Index - Strategic Intelligence : a bunch of links to intelligence agency sites; at Loyola
SAIC : may be the answer to the question "where do retired SIGINT officers go to find a second career?"
Assorted U.S. Military Science and Defense Sites of Interest : a local subfile.
Survey of existing and envisaged national cryptography laws and regulations
NRC Report on "Cryptography's Role in Securing the Information Society"
Inslaw / PROMIS : its about stolen software; and an article about RCMP investigation of PROMIS proliferation and a Powerpoint show on how it works
Course outline on Economic Espionage : with linked resources to read.
Encyclopedia of Espionage, Intelligence and Security
intelforum Mailing List Archive
Global Intelligence New Portal
RAND Hot Topics: Intelligence Gathering
Obituary for Tony Poe : "Death of a dirty fighter"; contains first person references to CIA operations in Asia during the 1950's and 1960's. A local copy is Here
NOVA: The Spy Factory : James Bamford and Emmy Award-winning producer Scott Willis, NOVA exposes the ultra-secret intelligence agency's role in the failure to stop the 9/11 attacks and the subsequent eavesdropping program that listens in without warrant on millions of American citizens.
Codes and Ciphers Teaching Resources Website : from the [UK] Centre for Innovation in Mathematics Teaching in collaboration with the Bletchley Park National Codes Centre and other related organisations.
A Student's Guide to Air Warfare
The Tor Project : Surveillance evading software.
HTTPS Everywhere : Surveillance evading software.
A Guide for Guarding Personal Information in the Workplace : and (paranthetically) anywhere else.
A collection of ebooks : free for download, on Intelligence & Espionage matters including the Kulagin book, Spymaster and the The Sword And The Shield. The Mitrokhin Archive And The Secret History Of The KGB-OCR.
The CIA Museum
Compilation of Snowden's Documents as a Web Resource : from National Security Archive at The George Washington University.
The Guardian "Live" compilation page
Reference Note on Russian Communications Surveillance : from the Center for Strategic and International Studies.
The United States of Secrets ; video and text from PBS concerning NSA spying activities.
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