NSA News & Highlights

Tag: 2015

Sept. 5, 2018

Virginia Jenkins Riley

About Virginia Jenkins Riley, consummate cryptologist: linguist, cryptanalyst, teacher, computer practitioner, researcher, senior manager, and 2015 Hall of Honor inductee.

Sept. 5, 2018

Robert J. "Mac" McNelis

About Robert J. "Mac" McNelis, 2015 Hall of Honor Inductee. McNelis developed a science of system evaluation, now recognized as a"huge culture shift" in COMSEC practices, built a critical field for the Information Assurance mission, and influenced two generations of NSA IAD analysts.

Sept. 5, 2018

William O. Marks

About William O. Marks, plank-holder of the Nuclear Command and Control System and 2015 Hall of Honor inductee.

Sept. 5, 2018

Charles R. (Dick) Lord

About Charles R. (Dick) Lord, a hands-on leader that provided guidance to NSA's Operations Directorate at the height of the Cold War, and at the same time, led development of a sophisticated strategy that served to position NSA/CSS for many of challenges in the 21st Century. Charles R. (Dick) Lord is a 2015 Hall of Honor inductee.

Sept. 5, 2018

Ralph W. Adams, Jr.

About Ralph W. Adams, Jr., former NSA Executive Director, former chief of Legislative Affairs, former NSA Inspector General, Vietnamese language analyst and advisor, National Intelligence Distinguished Service medal recipient, and 2015 Hall of Honor inductee.

May 31, 2016

NSA/CSS Cryptologic Memorial Wall Observance Honored 1960'€™s Era Cryptologic Heroes

On May 31, 2016, ADM Michael S. Rogers, USN, Director of National Security Agency / Chief of Central Security Service, honored the service and sacrifice of SP5 Timothy F. Powell Jr., USA, and of 2LT George P. Samples, USA, during the Agency's annual Cryptologic Memorial Wall Observance.

Oct. 29, 2015

Five Cryptologists Added to NSA/CSS Cryptologic Hall of Honor

Five "cryptologic greats" were inducted into the NSA/CSS Cryptologic Hall of Honor on October 29, 2015 at the National Cryptologic Museum (NCM).

Oct. 2, 2015

Director's Statement: National Cyber Security Awareness Month

ADM Michael S. Rogers, Director, National Security Agency's statement on 2015 Cybersecurity Awareness Month

Oct. 2, 2015

October 2015 Puzzle Periodical

October 2015 Puzzle Periodical; Puzzle created by Ben E., Applied Research Mathematician, NSA

Sept. 15, 2015

September 2015 Puzzle Periodical

September 2015 Puzzle Periodical; Puzzle created by Tim C., Applied Research Mathematician, NSA