The SIGINT Philiosopher: Descartes Would Have Been a Lousy SIGINT Reporter

Title

The SIGINT Philiosopher: Descartes Would Have Been a Lousy SIGINT Reporter

Subject

knowledge gaps

Description

This article, from the NSA internal newsletter, SIDToday, is a SIGINT analyst's reflection on the nature of their work filtering raw signals intelligence to the rest of the intelligence community, including its possible flaws and the margin of error or knowledge gap inevitably involved in interpretation and translation.

Creator

National Security Agency - SIGINT Development

Publisher

The Intercept

Relation

Snowden

Language

en

Date:Created

2012-06-15

Source:Classification

SECRET

Source:Redactions

Author's name has been redacted

Report:Creator

Peter Maass

NumPages

4

CreatorOffice

SID

Date:Leaked

2015-08-11

Distribution

REL

Surveillance Programs

SIGINT

Collection

Citation

National Security Agency - SIGINT Development, “The SIGINT Philiosopher: Descartes Would Have Been a Lousy SIGINT Reporter,” Snowden Archive, accessed June 30, 2022, https://grid.glendon.yorku.ca/items/show/425.

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