FOIA Request: SecureDrop (Defense Security Service)

Parker Higgins, FOIA The Dead filed this request with the Defense Security Service of the United States of America.
Multi Request FOIA Request: SecureDrop
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From: Parker Higgins, FOIA The Dead

To Whom It May Concern:

Pursuant to the Freedom of Information Act, I hereby request the following records:

All agency records, including briefings, meeting notes, emails, and memoranda containing the terms "Secure Drop" or "SecureDrop" from between 1 January 2016 and the date this request is processed. Please run both terms as separate searches.

SecureDrop is open source software that allows whistleblowers to submit information to the press, and is currently maintained by Freedom of the Press Foundation.
For context, SecureDrop is anonymous whistleblower submission software maintained by Freedom of the Press Foundation.

The requested documents will be made available to the general public, and this request is not being made for commercial purposes.

In the event that there are fees, I would be grateful if you would inform me of the total charges in advance of fulfilling my request. I would prefer the request filled electronically, by e-mail attachment if available or CD-ROM if not.

Thank you in advance for your anticipated cooperation in this matter. I look forward to receiving your response to this request within 20 business days, as the statute requires.


Parker Higgins, FOIA The Dead

From: Defense Security Service

Good Morning Mr. Higgins,

Please see attached letter in response to your Freedom of Information Act
request received in our office on April 9, 2018.

Thank you

Stephanie J. Courtney
Chief, FOIA/Privacy Act
27130 Telegraph Road
Quantico, VA 22134-2253
Office: (571) 305-6740