The National Security Agency/Central Security Service (NSA/CSS) is a cryptologic intelligence agency of the United States Department of Defense responsible for the collection and analysis of foreign communications and foreign signals intelligence, as well as protecting U.S. government communications and information systems, which involves cryptanalysis and cryptography. - Source: Wikipedia
In a written follow-up statement to The Associated Press, the NSA said it is "following a specific court-authorized process," but technical irregularities resulted in the production of some call records that the NSA "was not authorized to receive."
The heads of the CIA, FBI and NSA said during a congressional hearing in May that they would be uncomfortable with installing Kaspersky products on government computers but refrained from offering a reasoning for their answers.
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