Blazing Saddles

Title

Blazing Saddles

Subject

Better Analysis Program

Description

This document is a page from GCHQ's internal Wiki, GCWiki. It describes GCHQ's BLAZING SADDLES program. This is the TDB portion of the second pilot of the Next Generation Events Program under the Better Analysis Programme. </br> The primary purpose of BLAZING SADDLES was to increase the "supportability and scale" of events captured under various other profiling tools operated by the agency. This document identifies various other components of BLAZING SADDLES, including AUTOASSOC, HRMap, INFINITE MONKEYS and KARMA POLICE.

Creator

Government Communications Headquarters (GCHQ)

Publisher

The Intercept

Relation

Snowden

Language

en

Date:Created

2011

Source:Classification

COMINT

Source:Redactions

Source of document redacted

Report:Creator

Ryan Gallagher

NumPages

4

CreatorOffice

GCHQ

Date:Leaked

2015-09-25

Distribution

STRAP 1

Surveillance Programs

BLAZING SADDLES ; AUTOASSOC ; HRMAP ; INFINITE MONKEYS ; KARMA POLICE ; MARBLED GECKO ; MEMORY HOLE ; MUTANT BROTH ; SAMUEL PEPYS ; SOCIAL ANIMAL ; SOCIAL ANTHROPOID ; GOLDEN AXE

Collection

Citation

Government Communications Headquarters (GCHQ), “Blazing Saddles,” Snowden Archive, accessed September 28, 2022, https://grid.glendon.yorku.ca/items/show/665.

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