Intelligence Oversight

New York Times Publishes Declassified Report on Post-Snowden Reforms

By Matthew Kahn
Friday, June 16, 2017, 9:02 PM

The New York Times has published a declassified version of a 2016 report from the Defense Department Inspector General that assesses the reforms implemented to improve security of the NSA's most sensitive systems after the Snowden disclosures. The 60-page document, released in response to a FOIA lawsuit by the Times, details how efforts to secure those systems fell short. The full document can be found below.