Dec. 12, 2019

Special Study of NSA Controls to Comply with Signals Intelligence Retention Requirements

The National Security Agency Office of the Inspector General (NSA OIG) announced today its release of an unclassified summary of its Special Study of NSA Controls to Comply with Signals Intelligence Retention Requirements. A classified version of the report that was completed earlier this year formed the basis for the unclassified summary released today.

July 8, 2019

Semi-Annual Report to Congress, 1 October 2018-31 March 2019

Semi-Annual Report to Congress, 1 October 2018-31 March 2019 July 8, 2019 - The unclassified version of the SAR covers the period from October 1, 2018 through March 31, 2019, and reflects what NSA OIG could release publicly about its work for that reporting period. The OIG issued 13 reports and oversight memoranda during that period, making 198 recommendations to assist the Agency in addressing the findings and deficiencies identified. NSA's management agreed with all OIG recommendations made during this period. The Director of the NSA and Congress previously received the classified version of the SAR in accordance with the IG Act.

April 3, 2019

Audit of Award Fee Contracts

The National Security Agency Office of the Inspector General (OIG) released an unclassified version of its Audit of Award Fee Contracts. The OIG questioned all $636 million in award fees associated with 54 contracts examined during the audit.

March 4, 2019

Audit of the Agency’s Travel Program

The National Security Agency Office of the Inspector General (OIG) released an unclassified version of its Audit of the Agency’s Travel Program.

Jan. 15, 2019

Semi-Annual Report to Congress, 1 April 2018-30 September 2018

The unclassified version of the SAR covers the period from April 1, 2018, through September 30, 2018, and reflects what NSA OIG could release publicly about its work for that reporting period. The OIG issued 21 reports and oversight memoranda during that period, making 620 recommendations to assist the Agency in addressing the findings and deficiencies identified. NSA’s management agreed with all OIG recommendations made during this period. The Director of the NSA and Congress previously received the classified version of the SAR in accordance with the IG Act.

July 25, 2018

Semi-Annual Report to Congress, 1 October 2017-31 March 2018

The unclassified version of the SAR covers the period from October 1, 2017, through March 31, 2018, and reflects what NSA OIG could release publicly about its work for that reporting period. It discusses 16 audits, inspections, and special studies completed during that period, as well as a number of other ongoing reviews. It also references a range of recommendations arising from the OIG's work, all of which were agreed to by the Agency. The Director of the NSA and Congress previously received the classified version of the SAR in accordance with the IG Act.