The IAD.gov library is no longer being updated as of October 1, 2018. NSA Cybersecurity (formerly "information assurance") information from October 1, 2018 onward will be available at http://www.nsa.gov/what-we-do/cybersecurity. The library houses all site files, which includes: Information Assurance (IA) Guidance, software downloads, program documentation, supporting documentation, product reports, and Information Assurance Advisories (IAA) and Alerts. Please note that some items require login.
IA Advisories & Alerts
An Information Assurance Advisory (IAA) is IA's vehicle to reach a wide audience of customers, partners, and stakeholders. IAAs convey information about current IA issues, products, or services requiring action or attention to our constituents.
IA at the National Security Agency provides security solution guidance based upon our unique and deep understanding of risks, vulnerabilities, mitigations, and threats. This information can be utilized to harden and defend network and system infrastructure, while providing for a sustained presence.
Reports detail methodologies and products that the Information Assurance (IA) at the National Security Agency has tested to ensure hardened security. These include event log monitoring, guidance, and mitigation information.
IA at the National Security Agency publishes brochures, forms, Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ), and collateral material related to our programs, products and services.
IA at the National Security Agency offers a selection of tools to assist and educate our clients. We strive to provide clients and partners a broad range of security options for widely used products.