Essays Tagged: "National Security Agency"

A discussion of the ethics of encrypted communication and government intervention

an conduct commerce without fear of abuse. The economy may improve as people gain confidence in the security of on-line transactions. But crime could thrive, and many criminals would go unpunished.On ... nsitive, but I don't like the idea that I can be snooped on. Second, there is an issue of corporate security. Many of the encoded communications would contain credit card numbers and corporate informa ...

(5 pages) 94 0 3.8 Nov/1996

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science > Internet and networking

George Orwell, expresses a feeling of alienation throughout "Such, Such Were the Joys...."

es and trusts. Hopelessly dominated in this environment, he is compelled to accept a mentality of insecurity and inferiority and becomes the fodder of others--the winners of society.Sim and Bingo, the ...

(7 pages) 70 0 3.8 Nov/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Outline of what America's National Security Agency (NSA) does, how large it is, its annual budget, as well as a complete history.

The National Security AgencyAlthough code making and breaking are ancient practices, modern cryptologic ... ties in the United States date from the World War I period and radio communications technology. The National Security Agency, or NSA, was designed for just such a purpose. Since its formal creation in ... undwork on a system called vocorder. The premise behind vocorder was good, however insufficient for national security. The NSA proceeded on its own to develop this much-needed capability and was soon ...

(3 pages) 74 0 3.4 Feb/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Government

"The Code Book" by Simon Singh

time, the secure key swapping problem had been truly solved. The Internet age brought the issue of security and privacy to the masses. Phil Zimmerman developed PGP to bring secure communication to ev ... ogy, not only banks but also businesses and government agencies are turning to encryption. Computer security experts consider it best and most practical way to protect computer data from unauthorized ...

(3 pages) 71 0 4.4 Apr/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Government Espionage and the 4th Amendment.

a number, there is a chance that someone else will listen to determine whether you pose a threat to national security. ECHELON is an unconstitutional warrant that was put out on the entire world, seiz ... rism from many sources. ECHELON and Carnivore have both proven to be effective both as a measure of national security and criminal investigation. But every choice has a cost, and the matter of securit ...

(3 pages) 84 0 3.9 Apr/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Civil Rights

Cyber Terrorism

ap doors that would allow him or her to slip in and out undetected.The top-secret agency called the National Security Agency, also known as No Such Agency or the NSA tracked the intruder to Abu Dhabi ...

(6 pages) 301 3 3.4 Jun/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science > Computer Ethics

Echelon, violating our rights one step at a time : Essay about the spy tool used by USUK govenments

our rights one step at a timeThe forth amendment is under attack by the United States of America's National Security Agency. The United States Constitution's Forth Amendment states "The right of the ... g the place to be searched, and the persons or things to be seized," however; with the invention of National Security Agency's "Echelon," this is no longer the case. Echelon is the government's attemp ...

(2 pages) 35 1 4.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Civil Rights


(3 pages) 65 0 3.9 Oct/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science

Computers and the Internet.

(2 pages) 35 0 4.3 Nov/2005

Subjects: Science Essays > Technology

The NSA: An Introduction and Background

tines of your job. What sort of government agency provides for such hush-hush activities? 'The international eavesdropper' . . . such a phrase describes the existence of one of America's, and perhaps ... tence of one of America's, and perhaps the world's, most secretive intelligence organizations - the National Security Agency (NSA).One may question how an establishment such as the NSA could be create ...

(12 pages) 62 0 4.0 Jan/2006

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Government

Final Project Plan: Movement of Soldiers from Tactical Platform Division for Duty in Iraq

ld have ever imagined that American troops stationed in the Tactical Platform Division (TPD) of the National Security Agency (NSA) would be faced with the difficult task of deploying a team to a forei ... ent Team Eagle ability to project or forecast the estimates of their project (movement of team from National Security Agency (NSA) to Iraq). The key leaders were charged with researching, planning, an ...

(18 pages) 281 0 1.0 Feb/2006

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Military & International Conflicts & Security

Critical Review - "Who can catch a liar?"

behavioural clues they use.The participants were selected from the following professions: CIA, FBI, National Security Agency, Drug Enforcement Agency, US Secret Services, federal polygraphers, police, ...

(6 pages) 89 0 4.3 Feb/2006

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

Satire about Wiretapping and the Patriot Act for English class my Junior year - includes works cited list and parenthetical citations

ngAfter the 2001 terrorists' attacks on the United States, the Patriot Act was passed, allowing the National Security Agency (NSA) to listen in on our calls. At the time, the American people were pani ... even more. Write to your senators to vote against this Act of immorality. The government is using "national security" as an validation of spying on you, and it must be stopped.Works Cited:Jackson, Da ...

(2 pages) 49 0 2.5 May/2006

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law > Issues

The encroaching darkness

ollapse beneath the encroaching flux of idiocy sparked to protect the dirty little secrets of multi-national corporations. I'm one of the lucky ones. Or am I? Is it better to excape and live amont the ...

(2 pages) 547 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science > Internet and networking

Civil Rights

question. Men and women of this country are protected by the armed forces and local, regional, and national security. Yet, if their rights are compromised, why would they need this protection? The pr ... 4 inch stack of papers that were titled the Patriot Act, 44 days after 9/11. All the commotion and national panic could not be controlled, and desperately the government was looking for a higher stat ...

(5 pages) 47 0 3.8 Feb/2008

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Civil Rights

Current Ethical Issue

ional office made hundreds of unauthorized queries into taxpayer databases; employees of the Social Security Administration have been known to sell confidential government records for bribes as small ...

(6 pages) 71 1 4.0 Sep/2009

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers


Running head: NATIONAL SECURITY AGENCYNational Security AgencyNational Security AgencyStudent's nameInstitution's ... gencyNational Security AgencyStudent's nameInstitution's NameNATIONAL SECURITY AGENCYINRODUCTIONThe National Security Agency is a branch of the United States central government whose function is parti ... to as domestic spying. This analysis has resulted to a serious argument on the extent to which the National Security Agency should be authorized to assess the confidential communications of citizens ...

(6 pages) 3 0 0.0 Mar/2014

Subjects: Law & Government Essays