NSA News & Highlights

June 6, 2007

NSA/CSS Releases Documents Relating to the 8 June 1967 Attack on the U.S.S. Liberty

In recognition of the 40th anniversary of the attack on the U.S. navy ship U.S.S. Liberty the National Security Agency/Central Security Service (NSA/CSS) has finalized the review of all remaining material relative to the attack and published this material on the NSA web site at NSA.gov.

June 1, 2007

West Point Wins NSA's Annual Test of Cyber Defense

The U.S. Military Academy is the victor in this year's Cyber Defense Exercise (CDX) sponsored by the National Security Agency/Central Security Service Information Assurance Directorate.

May 29, 2007

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

On 29 May 2007 LTG Keith B. Alexander USA Director National Security Agency/Chief Central Security Service paid special tribute to SSG Kyu H. Chay USA at the Agency's annual Memorial Day Observance.

April 19, 2007

NSA Announces Plans for Data Center in San Antonio

The National Security Agency/Central Security Service (NSA/CSS) has identified a facility in San

April 13, 2007


For over two decades, the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act (FISA), as amended, has served as an important framework in the nation’s ability to collect foreign intelligence information, while simultaneously protecting the civil liberties of Americans.

April 12, 2007

Cyber Defense Put to the Test During Annual Exercise

The National Security Agency/Central Security Service (NSA/CSS) Information Assurance Directorate will once again test information assurance professionals from the five U.S. service academies along with the Air Force Institute of Technology during the 7th Annual Cyber Defense Exercise (CDX) 16-20 April 2007.

March 26, 2007

NSA/CSS Georgia Groundbreaking Advances National Security

The National Security Agency/Central Security Service (NSA/CSS) broke ground for its new operations facility at NSA/CSS Georgia (NSAG) on March 26 2007.

Feb. 13, 2007

NSA's Center for Cryptologic History Calls for Papers and Panels

Please send your proposals for a paper or panel discussion and/or any questions via our online form or via FAX to 301-688-2342.

Jan. 9, 2007

National Cryptologic Museum Unveils Portions of Kahn Collection

The National Cryptologic Museum has put on display some works from its recently acquired world's greatest collection of books on codes and ciphers. The collection has been donated by the leading historian of that field David Kahn author of The Codebreakers.

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.