|Submitted||Jan. 31, 2017|
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To Whom It May Concern:
This is a request under the Freedom of Information Act. I hereby request the following records:
Any and all contracts (as well as all associated amendments, exhibits, and materials), memorandums of understanding, and other equivalent agreements entered into by this agency with Geofeedia LLC or any other social media surveillance software or equipment company (including but not limited to Brightplaent, Geofeedia, Intrado Inc, LifeRaft, Magnet Forensics, Media Sonar, Signal Corporation, and ZeroFOX). Responsive materials should include but not be limited to:
• the initial Invitation to Bid, Request for Proposal, or equivalent call for contractors
• the responsive materials provided by the winning bidder
• other bidder responses
• the current contract
• all exhibits
• all amendments
• all performance work statements
• all deliverables inventories
• all invoices related to the deliverance of software, services, or goods
Please also include:
• all policies related to the acquisition and use of social media and surveillance software by individual officers and representatives of this agency
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.
Patrick Howell O'Neill
Thank you for contacting the DHS Privacy Office,. The contract information you have requested appears to go across different DHS Components. You will need to submit a FOIA request for every component that you believe has information on the topic you seek. Please visit https://www.fpds.gov/ezsearch/fpdsportal?s=FPDSNG.COM&templateName=1.4.4&indexName=awardfull&q=ZeroFOX+DEPARTMENT_FULL_NAME%3A%22HOMELAND+SECURITY%2C+DEPARTMENT+OF%22 for a complete list of available contracts. You will be able to do a search for the companies you are looking for and see which DHS Components are in charge of that contract. If any of them are under the purview of the DHS Privacy Office please contact us again and we will be happy to conduct a search for you.
DHS Privacy Office
Disclosure & FOIA Program
Department of Homeland Security
245 Murray Lane, SW
Arlington, VA 20598-0655
Telephone: 1-866-431-0486 or 202-343-1743
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