The Information Assurance (IA) at the National Security Agency delivers mission enhancing Information Assurance (IA) technologies, products, and services that enable customers and clients to secure operational information and information systems.

Protective Technologies

Protective Technologies offers a complete line of technical services and products to assist customers in identifying and satisfying tamper protection needs. Tamper indicating products include measures to deter and detect unauthorized access to sensitive facilities and/or shipping containers. Anti-Tamper technologies provide protection against physical probing or extraction of program information contained in equipment, as well as unauthorized modifications and substitutions.
Tamper Indicating Solutions »

For Industry

For information on product evaluation and certification, please visit the following link:
TEMPEST Certification Program (TCP) »

For Government

For help and information on product specification and evaluation or to contact IA, please click below:
IADClient Contact Center »

For Academia

For information on IA's many partnerships with academic institutions or for information relating to these programs, please click below:
Academic Outreach »


Last Reviewed: 13 May 2015