FOIPA adventures

coderman coderman at
Wed Dec 30 07:34:58 PST 2015

interesting rejection technique on this one:
 first, reply with status of "Request received and being processed"
one month after submission. Aha! inside is a Glomar rejection.
'This email pertains to the automated status of case FOIA 81798. Our
records indicate that a final response was mailed to you on 14 August
2015 and the case was then closed. We have no further updates or
information to provide you concerning this case.'

nice trick, NSA!

best regards,

and believe me, i will discover FOIA satisfaction for Any and all
records, reports, tasking, mitigations, redesigns, post-mortems, and
any other responsive materials related to compromise of "Tor" and/or
"Tor Browser Bundle" and/or "Tor Vidalia Bundle" leading to breach of
NSANet, JWICS, SIPRNet, and also including joint activities with
access to FBINet and SCION where compromise of Tor resulted in
attacker attaining access to, or potentially gaining access to these
networks. Note that Tor may be incorrectly capitalized as "TOR";
please do a case insensitive search. Specific date of compromise is
between July 30th 2007 and Aug. 2nd 2007; date provided to aid search
efforts. CVE assigned to vulnerability is CVE-2007-4174 and provided
to aid search efforts. Subject announcing vulnerability is "Tor
security advisory: cross-protocol http form attack" and provided to
aid search efforts. Please include results spanning the Cryptologic
Services Groups, the National Security Operations Center (NSOC), the
Information Assurance Directorate, the Research Associate Directorate,
the Signals Intelligence Directorate, the Technology Directorate, the
NSA/CSS Threat Operations Center (NTOC), and the Office of the
Director, including Staff. Search of Covert Network Access
technologies employed by Special Intelligence (SI) programs contained
within compartmented access constraints is specifically requested,
including QUANTUMTHEORY and related covert programs requiring covert
Internet access. Please provide processing notes for this request,
even if denied in part.

yes, yes i will...

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