Content or Metadata? Categorisation of aspects of intercepted communications - GCHQ policy guideance

Title

Content or Metadata? Categorisation of aspects of intercepted communications - GCHQ policy guideance

Subject

Intercepted Communications

Description

This document is a policy guideline for use by GCHQ. It details what elements of online communications can be classified as "Metadata" or "Content". It also provides a content schema for data classes.

Creator

Government Communications Headquarters (GCHQ)

Publisher

The Intercept

Relation

Snowden

Language

en

Date:Created

2010-01-20

Source:Classification

ORCON

Source:Redactions

Contact details redacted

Report:Creator

Ryan Gallagher

NumPages

3

CreatorOffice

GCHQ

Date:Leaked

2015-09-25

Distribution

5VEY

Surveillance Programs

General Intelligence

Collection

Citation

Government Communications Headquarters (GCHQ), “Content or Metadata? Categorisation of aspects of intercepted communications - GCHQ policy guideance,” Snowden Archive, accessed July 4, 2022, https://grid.glendon.yorku.ca/items/show/853.

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