The National Security Agency/Central Security Service (NSA/CSS) leads the U.S. Government in cryptology that encompasses both Signals Intelligence (SIGINT) and Information Assurance (IA) products and services, and enables Computer Network Operations (CNO) in order to gain a decision advantage for the Nation and our allies under all circumstances.
GOAL 1: Succeeding in Today’s Operations – Enable wise policymaking, effective national security action, and U.S. freedom of action in cyberspace by exploiting foreign use of electronic signals and systems and securing information systems used by the U.S. and its allies, while protecting privacy and civil liberties.
GOAL 2: Preparing for the Future – Deliver next generation capabilities and solutions that meet the challenges of tomorrow and drive solutions from invention to operation in support of national security and U.S. Government missions.
GOAL 3: Enhancing and Leading an Expert Workforce – Attract, develop and engage an exceptional, diverse workforce prepared to overcome our cryptologic challenges.
GOAL 4: Implementing Best Business Practices – Provide timely data to inform optimal strategic and tactical investment decisions while ensuring organizational accountability for executing those decisions and realizing the associated performance improvement.
GOAL 5: Manifesting Principled Performance – Accomplishing our missions with a commitment to a principled and steadfast approach to performance through compliance, lawfulness, and protection of public trust must be paramount.
Source (Read More): http://www.nsa.gov/about/strategic_plan/index.shtml
FEDS WATCHING = President Obama on a trip to Brazil in 2009.
Moral Of The Story
Life = Women + Money.
Feds apparently like fine wine and fine women just like most sane and rational people tend to.
Artist rendition of the U.S. Secret Service Working Girls Scenario in Columbia. Image Credit: WilliamBanzai7/Colonel Flick http://www.flickr.com/photos/expd/6940379324
A different yet rational perspective to consider.