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153 results for NSA

134 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. Repeated clues show (number of Shortz Era occurrences).
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Sunday, January 14, 201841ABug-studying org.Joel Fagliano
Monday, December 18, 201730DCovert govt. org.Bruce Haight
Thursday, November 30, 201755AOrg. whose symbol is an eagle atop a key (2)Trenton Charlson
Sunday, November 5, 2017119DEavesdropping org. (3)Natan Last
Thursday, August 24, 201770AOrg. whose budget is classifiedNeil Patrick Harris and David Steinberg
Wednesday, April 5, 201719D"Crypto City" at Ft. MeadeAlex Eaton-Salners
Wednesday, March 15, 201764DIntel org. (3)Bruce Haight
Sunday, March 12, 201787AGrp. in the Oscar-winning documentary "Citizenfour"Alan Arbesfeld
Sunday, January 15, 2017120DGovt. org. that offers a monthly "Puzzle Periodical"Joel Fagliano
Sunday, January 8, 2017113D"Snowden" org.Peter Broda and Erik Agard
Monday, November 21, 201661DOrg. for which Edward Snowden once worked (2)John Lieb
Sunday, November 13, 201661DOrg. in "Snowden"Joel Fagliano
Friday, October 7, 201623AOrg. whose symbol is an eagle atop a key (2)Robyn Weintraub
Thursday, July 21, 201661ACrack team, for short?Jason Flinn
Saturday, June 25, 201632AOrg. whose logo has a talon-gripped keyKameron Austin Collins
Thursday, June 23, 20169DCryptanalysis org. (2)Megan Amram and David Kwong
Tuesday, May 10, 201633ACovert org.David Kwong
Saturday, April 16, 201627AOrg. in the documentary "Citizenfour"Andrew Zhou
Sunday, January 17, 2016118DIntel org. officially formed by TrumanJeff Chen
Saturday, January 9, 201643AHush-hush org. (7)Jason Flinn
Friday, June 26, 20159DMetadata collector, for shortErin Rhode
Sunday, April 26, 201555AOrg. of concern to Edward SnowdenPatrick Berry
Wednesday, April 8, 201554AU.S. counterpart to Britain's GCHQZhouqin Burnikel
Saturday, February 28, 201534AGroup of crackers, for short?Barry C. Silk
Wednesday, January 7, 201524DIntel org. (3)Greg Johnson
Sunday, January 4, 2015111DEdward Snowden subj.Finn Vigeland
Monday, December 29, 201420AU.S. intelligence org.Peter A. Collins
Sunday, September 28, 201431AOrg. implementing the Protect America ActTodd Gross
Thursday, September 4, 20145DOrg. whose annual budget is classifiedSamuel A. Donaldson
Monday, August 11, 201430APhone-tapping org.David Steinberg and Bernice Gordon
Thursday, July 24, 201446DOrg. for which Edward Snowden once worked (2)David Phillips
Friday, June 20, 201437ADefense Department dept.Martin Ashwood-Smith
Tuesday, June 17, 201471AOrg. named in WikiLeaks documentsZhouqin Burnikel
Saturday, February 22, 201463DTapping grp.Evan Birnholz
Sunday, February 16, 201475ASubj. of Snowden leaksYaakov Bendavid
Saturday, November 9, 201322ANoted eavesdropper, for shortMichael Ashley
Wednesday, September 4, 201339DOrg. with its HQ in Fort MeadeJoel Fagliano
Wednesday, August 14, 201311ADecryption org. (4)Sarah Keller
Saturday, May 18, 201320AIntel processor?Martin Ashwood-Smith
Wednesday, February 27, 201368ACode-cracking org. (8)Daniel Kantor
Monday, December 24, 201259DSecretive org. (4)Michael Sharp
Tuesday, November 6, 201214DIntelligence org.Erik Agard
Friday, September 14, 20124DGrp. concerned with hackingPeter A. Collins
Thursday, June 14, 201210DCode-cracking org. (8)Tracy Gray
Sunday, May 13, 2012117DSurveillance org.Ben Tausig
Tuesday, May 8, 201265DCryptologists' org. (3)Lynn Lempel
Thursday, May 3, 201232DOrg. associated with U.S. Cyber CommandNeville Fogarty
Thursday, April 12, 20121AGovt. org. whose logo depicts an eagle standing on a keyMichael Shteyman
Monday, March 12, 201228DOrg. protecting U.S. secretsLynn Lempel
Thursday, March 8, 20121AOrg. whose annual budget is classified informationBill Thompson
Tuesday, January 10, 201256AAmerican defense org.Gary Cee
Saturday, December 31, 201143AWiretapping grp.Joe Krozel
Sunday, November 20, 201182DIntel interpreter, for shortTrip Payne
Wednesday, June 22, 201137A"Red Storm Rising" grp.Tim Croce
Tuesday, May 3, 201164DSubj. of the book "The Puzzle Palace"Kevan Choset
Tuesday, April 12, 201156DSupersecret org.Barry C. Silk
Tuesday, March 22, 201115ACode-cracking org. (8)Albert R. Picallo
Sunday, February 27, 2011110DCode-breaking grp.Peter A. Collins
Sunday, February 20, 2011118DHush-hush grp. (5)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Sunday, January 2, 201129DUltrasecret org. (3)David Levinson Wilk
Tuesday, September 14, 201034DSource of intelligence: Abbr.Eshan Mitra, Brown University '12
Sunday, June 13, 201096DCryptologist's org. (3)Francis Heaney
Wednesday, May 12, 201069DSecretive org. (4)Pete Muller
Tuesday, March 23, 201068ACode-breaking org. (2)Kurt Krauss
Wednesday, February 17, 201058ACryptanalyst's org.Elizabeth A. Long
Saturday, February 13, 201060AIntelligence grp. (2)Ashish Vengsarkar
Thursday, December 3, 20098DCode-breaking central, in briefMatt Ginsberg and Pete Muller
Sunday, October 25, 200944DHush-hush org. (7)Brendan Emmett Quigley
Sunday, October 18, 200996DCode-cracking grp.Elizabeth C. Gorski
Monday, August 24, 200954DIntelligence-gathering org.Anthony J. Salvia
Sunday, July 26, 2009151AOrg. in Clancy's "Red Storm Rising"Kevin G. Der
Sunday, February 22, 200980AFort Meade org. (2)Barry C. Silk & Doug Peterson
Monday, January 26, 200943AHush-hush org. (7)Timothy Powell and Nancy Salomon
Thursday, January 15, 200963DCode crackers' org. (2)Patrick Blindauer
Tuesday, January 13, 200948ASecret govt. groupDaniel Kantor and Jay Kaskel
Sunday, December 21, 2008119ACode-cracking org. (8)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Friday, November 21, 200817AHush-hush org. (7)Patrick Berry
Thursday, September 11, 200837DUltrasecret org. (3)Caleb Madison
Thursday, August 21, 200829ACryptanalysis org. (2)Gary J. Whitehead
Sunday, July 27, 200878DCipher org. (2)Mike Nothnagel and David Quarfoot
Tuesday, July 8, 200863DCode-crackers' org. (2)Andrea Carla Michaels
Tuesday, June 3, 20088DCode-cracking org. (8)Pete Muller
Thursday, May 1, 200849AIntel org. (3)Jim Leeds
Thursday, April 24, 200860ASecretive org. (4)Michael Langwald
Tuesday, December 25, 200765DSupersecretive intelligence org.Nancy Salomon
Wednesday, November 14, 200733DCode-cracking org. (8)Jim Page
Wednesday, September 26, 200721AGovt. code-breaking groupLee Glickstein and Craig Kasper
Sunday, June 17, 2007119DIntelligence grp. (2)Tony Orbach & Patrick Blindauer
Wednesday, March 21, 200762DCryptologist's org. (3)Ed Early
Friday, January 19, 200758D"The Puzzle Palace" org.Karen M. Tracey
Tuesday, December 12, 200650ADecryption org. (4)Stephen Manion and Victor Fleming
Sunday, November 5, 200654DHush-hush govt. org. (2)Derrick Niederman
Sunday, October 15, 2006128DHush-hush grp. (5)Norma Johnson & Nancy Salomon
Wednesday, September 13, 200662DSecret org.Lee Glickstein and Nancy Salomon
Thursday, August 17, 200643ADecryption org. (4)Harvey Estes
Friday, July 21, 200619ACipher org. (2)Kyle Mahowald
Sunday, July 2, 200659DTop-secret grp.Elizabeth C. Gorski
Wednesday, June 21, 200642AFort Meade org. (2)Barry C. Silk
Sunday, July 24, 200591AEavesdropping org. (3)Frank Longo
Sunday, June 26, 200584A55-Across relativeJoe DiPietro
Thursday, May 19, 200547ASecretive org. (4)Barbara Olson
Tuesday, April 12, 200531AGovt. code breakersNancy Salomon
Sunday, March 13, 200530AOrg. with a key-holding eagle in its logoPatrick Merrell
Thursday, February 17, 200557DHush-hush grp. (5)Patrick Merrell
Wednesday, November 17, 200436AHush-hush org. (7)Richard Silvestri
Sunday, August 15, 200496DUltrasecret org. (3)Brendan Emmett Quigley
Tuesday, May 4, 200451AHush-hush D.C. org. (2)Eric Berlin
Friday, February 13, 200431AU.S. code and cipher grp.Manny Nosowsky
Tuesday, February 3, 200447AGovt. code crackersJoe Bower and Nancy Salomon
Monday, December 29, 200349AHush-hush org. (7)Gregory E. Paul
Tuesday, December 2, 200332DFed. hush-hush group (2)Harvey Estes
Tuesday, June 24, 200327DCode-breaking org. (2)Norma Johnson and Nancy Salomon
Thursday, November 7, 20023DDecryption org. (4)Patrick Merrell
Tuesday, August 6, 200228ACodebreakers' org.Ethan Cooper and Michael Shteyman
Saturday, April 6, 200237DHush-hush grp. (5)Brendan Emmett Quigley
Tuesday, February 5, 200223ACryptologic grp.Alan J. Weiss
Friday, January 18, 200220DHush-hush govt. group (2)Manny Nosowsky
Wednesday, January 16, 200250AGovt. org. that employs mathematiciansLinda Bushman
Saturday, January 5, 200229AIntelligence grp. established by TrumanRich Norris
Sunday, July 22, 200141ACode-breaking govt. groupPatrick Berry
Sunday, May 20, 2001104DSecrets keeper: Abbr.Alan Arbesfeld
Sunday, December 10, 200067AHush-hush grp. (5)Rich Norris
Monday, November 6, 200044ACode-cracking org. (8)Nancy Salomon and Bob Frank
Saturday, September 16, 200061DCode crackers: Abbr.Robert H. Wolfe
Thursday, July 13, 200062AFed. hush-hush group (2)Rich Norris
Tuesday, February 1, 200037DCode-cracking org. (8)A. J. Santora
Friday, May 14, 199958DEavesdropping org. (3)Frank Longo
Sunday, October 18, 199843DHush-hush D.C. org. (2)David J. Kahn
Thursday, October 23, 199762DHush-hush org. (7)Frances Hansen
Monday, September 22, 199737AHush-hush govt. group (2)Gregory E. Paul
Sunday, August 24, 199795AGovt. intelligence org.Michael S. Maurer
Monday, January 23, 199545AHush-hush govt. org. (2)Sidney L. Robbins
Sunday, December 18, 1994146AGovt. code grp.Manny Nosowsky & Bob Klahn
Thursday, May 19, 199459DHush-hush D.C. grp.Richard Silvestri

1 result for NSA from Variety puzzles.

April 18, 1999diagramless57ACode-breaking org.Fred Piscop

18 results for NSA from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

Monday, June 18, 199040DOrg. for collegiansSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Sunday, June 19, 1988101DCampus org.Nancy RossMaleska
Thursday, April 14, 198828AOrg. for Fleming, Hamill et al.Rhonda KrausMaleska
Tuesday, December 3, 198562DC.I.A.-F.B.I. cousinJim PageMaleska
Sunday, November 24, 198550ARink org.Caroline G. FitzgeraldMaleska
Monday, July 11, 198353DOrg. for Peggy Fleming et al.Sidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Sunday, October 24, 197629AMaritime agcy.John WilligWeng
Sunday, May 4, 197568DSea-trade org.Marjorie PedersenWeng
Wednesday, August 28, 197455DCampus group: Abbr.Sara V. TuckermanWeng
Sunday, July 21, 197434DTransportation org.Barbara GillisWeng
Sunday, January 13, 1974133DU.S. scholastic org.Edward J. O'BrienWeng
Sunday, July 6, 1969145DShipper's group: Abbr.Bert BeamanWeng
Sunday, November 26, 196786ASkating group.Will WengFarrar
Wednesday, June 14, 196746ASkaters' assn.Wells GemberlingFarrar
Tuesday, May 4, 196538AStudents' org.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, October 8, 196058ASkaters' group: Abbr.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, June 12, 19605DSki assn.Threba JohnsonFarrar
Monday, September 21, 195362DSkater's group.Hugh P. EvansFarrar