Tag: Australian Signals Directorate

Australia asked Americans for more help to spy on Australian citizens

NSA-photo-by-Trevor-Paglen_No_text_3200

Australia’s intelligence agency asked for more help from its US counterparts to increase surveillance on Australians suspected of involvement in international extremist activities. Documents from the US National Security Agency, published by Glenn Greenwald on Tuesday in his book No

Spying by NSA US Law Firm

original

The list of those caught up in the global surveillance net cast by the National Security Agency and its overseas partners, from social media users to foreign heads of state, now includes another entry: American lawyers. A top-secret document, obtained

Australia’s espionage agency in global deal to tap undersea cables linking Asia, Middle East

29Cables-620x349

The nation's electronic espionage agency, the Australian Signals Directorate, is in a partnership with British, American and Singaporean intelligence agencies to tap undersea fibre optic telecommunications cables that link Asia, the Middle East and Europe and carry much of Australia's

NSA maps leaked by Snowden reveal the locations of dozens of US and allied signals intelligence collection sites

nsa - h_50863826.jpg.1000x297x1

United States intelligence leaker Edward Snowden has provided his first disclosure of Australian involvement in US global surveillance, identifying four facilities in the country that contribute to a key American intelligence collection program. Classified US National Security Agency maps leaked