"Signal v. Noise" Column: Summit Fever

Title

"Signal v. Noise" Column: Summit Fever

Subject

SIGINT - Signals Intelligence

Description

This document is a memo prepared by an official within the Signals Intelligence Directorate (SID) of the NSA. It describes analysts' temptations to succumb to "summit fever", the drive to invest more and more resources into an already failed exercise.

Creator

National Security Agency - Signals Intelligence Directorate

Publisher

The Intercept

Relation

Snowden

Language

en

Date:Created

2012-06-25

Source:Classification

FOUO

Source:Redactions

Author's name removed

Report:Creator

Peter Maass

NumPages

2

CreatorOffice

SID

Date:Leaked

2015-05-28

Distribution

Unknown

Surveillance Programs

None

Collection

Citation

National Security Agency - Signals Intelligence Directorate, “"Signal v. Noise" Column: Summit Fever,” Snowden Archive, accessed July 4, 2022, https://grid.glendon.yorku.ca/items/show/283.

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