NSA News & Highlights

Dec. 14, 2006

NSA/CSS National Cryptologic Museum Unveils New Poppy Exhibit

On 14 December 2006 Mr. John C. "Chris" Inglis Deputy Director National Security Agency (NSA); Brigadier General Larry D. James USAF Director Signals Intelligence Systems Acquisition and Operations Directorate National Reconnaissance Office (NRO); and Captain Daniel Gahagan Commanding Officer Naval Research Laboratory (NRL) unveiled the new Poppy Satellite Reconnaissance Program exhibit at the National Cryptologic Museum located in Ft. Meade Maryland.

Dec. 11, 2006

NSA/CSS Inducts Five Pioneers into The National Cryptologic Museum's Hall of Honor

Five pioneers of American cryptology were inducted into the NSA/CSS Hall of Honor today at the National Cryptologic Museum.

Dec. 8, 2006

NSA/CSS Georgia Anticipates New Operations Facility

The National Security Agency/Central Security Service is pleased to announce that its Cryptologic Center in Georgia -- NSA/CSS Georgia (NSAG) -- is looking forward to a new operations facility.

Nov. 21, 2006

NSA Announces Winners of Frank B. Rowlett awards for Information Assurance Achievement

Lieutenant General Keith B. Alexander Director NSA/CSS NSA Deputy Director John "Chris" Inglis and NSA Director of Information Assurance Mr. Richard C. Schaeffer Jr. acknowledged the winners of the 2006 Frank B. Rowlett Awards for Information Assurance at a ceremony held at Fort Meade MD on Nov. 2.

Aug. 14, 2006

NSA/CSS Welcomes Mr. John C. Inglis as the New Deputy Director

Lieutenant General Keith B. Alexander, Director, National Security Agency/Chief, Central Security Service is pleased to welcome Mr. John C. Inglis as the 14th Deputy Director of the Agency.

July 28, 2006

Statement for the Record by Richard C. Schaeffer, Jr., Information Assurance Director, National Security Agency, Before the Senate Homeland Security and Government Affairs Subcommittee on Federal Financial Management, Government Information, and International Security

Mr. Richard C. Schaeffer discusses the National Security Agency's information assurance mission and its relationship to the work of the Department of Homeland Security and others concerned with helping operators of crucial information systems prepare for and recover from hostile acts or other disruptive events on July 28, 2006.

July 26, 2006

Statement for the Record of LT GEN KEITH B. ALEXANDER, Director, National Security Agency, before the Committee on the Judiciary United States Senate

Lieutenant General Keith Alexander provides testimony in support of the National Security Surveillance Act of 2006(S. 2453), which would amend the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act of 1978.

May 30, 2006

NSA/CSS Memorial Day Observance Honors Cryptologic Heroes, Past and Present

On 30 May 2006, LTG Keith B. Alexander, USA, Director, National Security Agency/Chief, Central Security Service, paid special tribute to SSG Edwin H. DazaChacon, USA, and SGT Amanda N. Pinson, USA, during the Agency's annual Memorial Day Observance.