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  TP: Inside Echelon
Echelon, or systems like it, will be with us a long time to come.
Echelon is a system used by the United States National Security Agency (NSA) to intercept and process international communications passing via communications satellites.
Before the introduction of Echelon, different countries and different stations knew what was being intercepted and to whom it was being sent.
www.heise.de /tp/r4/artikel/6/6929/1.html   (5636 words)

  
  Echelon - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The echelon formation in migratory bird flight, aerial combat, tank warfare, naval warfare and medieval warfare.
ECHELON is an intelligence gathering network rumoured to be run by an international alliance of signals intelligence organisations known as UKUSA.
Echelon in geology refers to a set of short linear features that overlap or are staggered in a line that runs obliquely to the strike of the individual features.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Echelon   (260 words)

  
 Echelon: Tutte le informazioni su Echelon su Encyclopedia.it   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Echelon: Tutte le informazioni su Echelon su Encyclopedia.it
Echelon è il nome del sistema di sorveglianza globale da parte di alcuni stati, creato durante la Guerra Fredda.
In alcuni casi Echelon è stato sfruttato in passato anche per scopi quali spionaggio industriale a favore delle Nazioni che lo controllano, a discapito delle aziende di altri Paesi anche se a loro volta aderenti alla NATO.
www.encyclopedia.it /e/ec/echelon.html   (154 words)

  
 Learn more about ECHELON in the online encyclopedia.   (Site not responding. Last check: )
ECHELON is a name for what is believed to be one of the largest spy networks in history.
Experts stress that ECHELON is simply a method of sorting captured signals and is just one of the many new arrows in the intelligence community's quiver, along with increasingly sophisticated bugging and communications interception techniques, satellite tracking, through-clothing scanning, automatic fingerprinting and recognition systems that can recognize genes, odours or retina patterns.
Echelon monitoring of mobile phones in Pakistan was reportedly used to track Khalid Sheikh Mohammed before he was arrested in Rawalpindi on March 1, 2003.
www.onlineencyclopedia.org /e/ec/echelon_1.html   (869 words)

  
 ECHELON - Free net encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: )
ECHELON monitoring of mobile phones in Pakistan was reportedly used to track Khalid Shaikh Mohammed before he was arrested in Rawalpindi on March 1, 2003.
During the Clinton administration, testimony by then-CIA director George Tenet indicates that the use of ECHELON during the Clinton administration was authorized by the FISA Court, as required by law [8].
Supporters stress that ECHELON is simply a method of sorting captured signals and is just one of the many arrows in the intelligence community's quiver, along with increasingly sophisticated bugging and communications interception techniques, satellite tracking, through-clothing scanning, automated biometric recognition systems that can recognize faces, fingerprints and retina patterns.
www.netipedia.com /index.php/ECHELON   (1688 words)

  
 ECHELON: America's Secret Global Surveillance Network -- Patrick S. Poole
ECHELON is controlled by the NSA and is operated in conjunction with the Government Communications Head Quarters (GCHQ) of England, the Communications Security Establishment (CSE) of Canada, the Australian Defense Security Directorate (DSD), and the General Communications Security Bureau (GCSB) of New Zealand.
Left unchecked, ECHELON could be used by either the political elite or the intelligence agencies themselves as a tool to subvert the civil protections of Constitution and to destroy representative government in the United States.
Each message flagged by the ECHELON dictionaries as meeting the specified criteria is sorted by a four-digit code representing the source or subject of the message (such as 5535 for Japanese diplomatic traffic, or 8182 for communications about distribution of encryption technology,)<28> as well as the date, time and station codeword.
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 Cyber-Rights & Cyber-Liberties (UK) Echelon Watch pages
Yes, the Echelon system 'diverged' compared to its initial objectives, which were basically related to the context of the cold war and by expanding the conditions of the initial UKUSA pact among the five partners.
Echelon's existence has been discussed in security circles for almost a decade, but its existence was only brought to public attention in early 1997 by Covert Action Quarterly (CAQ), a quarterly intelligence newsletter, which revealed details of the global telecommunications surveillance system.
Echelon, a vast global network of electronic monitoring stations, was created in the 1970s as part of an intelligence-gathering agreement between the United States, Britain, Canada, Australia and New Zealand to monitor the activities of the Soviet Union and its Warsaw Pact allies.
www.cyber-rights.org /interception/echelon   (10862 words)

  
 Project Echelon: Orbiting Big Brother?
To what degree any of these satellites may have, or are now, playing a role in Echelon data gathering and distribution is hazy.
The conclusion came after a study was undertaken to review allegations that Echelon was intercepting private and commercial communications, mainly via satellite, for American industrial espionage purposes.
The committee could not substantiate that the United States was utilizing Echelon to the disadvantage of European businesses.
www.space.com /businesstechnology/technology/echelon_011121-1.html   (1071 words)

  
 Echelon at opensource encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Echelon est un système, élaboré par les États-Unis et le Royaume-Uni, et géré par la NSA (National Security Agency) américaine, d'interception mondiale des communications privées et économiques.
Echelon est la suite logique d'un système qui a été mis en place pendant la Seconde Guerre mondiale par la Grande-Bretagne et les États-Unis, pour l'écoute du réseau de communication allemand Enigma.
Le documentaire en 2 parties 'Echelon Le pouvoir secret' de David Korn-Brzoza (coproduction France2 - Kuiv production) où différents anciens membres du réseau témoignent.
www.wiki.tatet.com /fr/Echelon.html   (406 words)

  
 Echelon Santa Barbara Cycling Club | Home
It starts at 6:00pm and for the first 30 min is at a controlled pace, after the first 30min it is open until the end (roughly 40min total).
Echelon Santa Barbara is a road bicycling club based in Santa Barbara, California.
Echelon welcomes dedicated new riders and experienced racers, men and women, old or young, and all those who want to expand their cycling horizons.
www.echelonsantabarbara.org   (168 words)

  
 Echelon Watch
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According to these reports, ECHELON attempts to capture staggering volumes of satellite, microwave, cellular and fiber-optic traffic, including communications to and from North America.
Because of this, there is no way of knowing if ECHELON is being used illegally to spy on private citizens.
www.echelonwatch.org   (165 words)

  
 Encyclopédie :: encyclopedia : Echelon   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Echelon est un mot de code utilisé pendant de nombreuses années par les services de renseignements américains pour désigner une base d'interception des satellites commerciaux.
Par extension le Réseau Echelon désigne le système d'interception mondiale des communications privées et publiques, élaboré par les États-Unis, le Royaume-Uni, le Canada, l’Australie et la Nouvelle-Zélande.
En 1999, un groupe de « hacktivists » lance une campagne de mobilisation contre le système ECHELON en tirant parti de son prétendu point faible : son dictionnaire de mots-clés.
www.encyclopedie.cc /Echelon   (2031 words)

  
 Top Echelon Network, the leading split placement network
Top Echelon specializes in and promotes split placements, connecting job order recruiters with candidate recruiters in an effort to increase their placement ratios and annual billings.
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Trust is the culmination of a recruiter’s desire to make split placements within Top Echelon Network and their willingness to use the tools that the Network has to offer.Once Members form relationships with one another, those recruiters develop the kind of genuine trust that is often difficult to find in this industry.
www.topechelon.com   (332 words)

  
 ECHELON: NSA's Global Electronic Interception
But according to Washington sources (and the report in the Plain Dealer, she informed a US Congressman that the Thurmond interception took place at Menwith Hill, and that she personally heard the call and was able to pass on details.
A special section of the Act, Section 3(2), allows warrants to be issued to intercept any general type of international messages to or from Britain if this is "in the interests of national security" or "for the purpose of safeguarding the economic well-being of the United Kingdom".
But those involved in ECHELON have stressed to Congress that there are no formal controls over who may be targeted.
duncan.gn.apc.org /echelon-dc.htm   (2752 words)

  
 Welcome to Echelon's LonWorks® Technology Internet Demo
The purpose of this demo is to provide an interactive vehicle for you to experience the power of LonWorks control technology.
You can interact with a live LonWorks network at Echelon's headquarters in San Jose, California.
A demonstration of the building controls system in the Echelon Corporation headquarters.
demo.echelon.com   (171 words)

  
 Echelon Biosciences Inc. - Technology Development for Accelerated Drug Discovery
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We are always looking for new ideas, submit an new product idea related to our products via our website and we will send you an Echelon Biosciences coffee mug (while supplies last).
www.echelon-inc.com   (107 words)

  
 Echelon Corporation, embedded control networking technology
U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon and California Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger recognize Echelon's leading role in improving energy efficiency and reducing greenhouse gas emissions.
Echelon and Altera Collaborate to Enable More Powerful, Multi-Purpose Controllers for Control Automation Market
Get live updates from Echelon's team at Lonworld 2007.
www.echelon.com   (131 words)

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